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Senior IT Solutions Architect

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Recruiter: AMS Contingent Workforce Solutions
Listed on: 10th June
Location: London
Type: Contract
Start Date: ASAP

We are AMS. We are a global total workforce solutions firm; we enable organisations to thrive in an age of constant change by building, re-shaping, and optimising workforces. Our Contingent Workforce Solutions (CWS) is one of our service offerings; we act as an extension of our clients' recruitment team and provide professional interim and temporary resources.

A British outsourcing organisation with bases throughout the UK, Continental Europe, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and North America. Our client specialises in 5 key sectors: Defence, Justice and Immigration, Transport, Health and Citizen services

On behalf of this organisation, AMS are looking for a Senior IT Solutions Architect for a 6 Month contract based in remotely.

Purpose of the Role:

Our client needs to mobilise all the IT in the prison (Architecture, Wi-Fi, LAN). Largest piece is development of APIs and integrating this with a lot of systems, so our client require someone who can lead/design those interfaces.

As a Senior IT Solutions Architect you will be responsible for:

  • Provide architectural guidance and design leadership to the Technical Delivery team to ensure delivery is in line with the design
  • Develop comprehensive and accurate cost models for solutions, ensuring the design is within the cost envelope and meets the business needs
  • Provide delivery execution support to the delivery team, supporting the change control process throughout the project / work package
  • Review the proposal of vendors and suppliers to ensure that quality inputs are deliverable and aligned to Sector Roadmaps and compliant with standard services
  • Ensure that standard components are used wherever possible in the architecture of solutions
  • Effective and innovative use of partners, best practice and internal skills and delivery capabilities
  • Ensure the solution complies with security standards and requirements
  • Ensure solutions are sized appropriately to meet non-functional requirements

What we require from the candidate:

  • The IT Senior Solutions Architect will have expertise in specific IT areas, skills compatible to covering Government outsourced opportunities and practical experience of their business requirements, whilst maintaining a knowledge of current and emerging IT technologies
  • Understanding of modern IT Infrastructure, applications and Cloud based technologies
  • Will have up-to-date technologies exposure
  • Will need to identify technical issues and design solutions to fix them, gathering and assimilating information.
  • Ability to build from good relationships with clients/operational managers and colleagues
  • Understanding of application architecture

This client will only accept workers operating via an or engagement model.

If you are interested in applying for this position and meet the criteria outlined above, please click the link to apply and we will contact you with an update in due course.

AMS, a Recruitment Process Outsourcing Company, may in the delivery of some of its services be deemed to operate as an Employment Agency or an Employment Business

Contact Name: Christopher Leckey
Reference: TJ/6217/CL ITSA100622_1654851664
Job ID: 3101516

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