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Solution Architect

  • Location:

    Edinburgh

  • Sector:

    Data, Analytics & Insights

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £65000 - £75000 per annum + & Package

  • Contact:

    Haider Khan

  • Contact email:

    hakhan@mcgregor-boyall.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH156337_1662378463

  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-10-05

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

**Permanent role**

£65K - £75k per annum (+ package)**

**SPONSORSHIP - **NOT AVAILABLE**

**Hybrid working - home/office split**

The company

A Fortune 500 company based in Edinburgh. We are transforming the way we do Engineering. We have created and are building multi-functional, co-located teams giving them freedom to bring technology to the forefront of our business. This will help us create new, improve existing products and services to help us be effective to our customers.

The role

As a Solution Architect in our Digital Labs, you lead from the front in defining and realising our Digital estate. We build our own customer-facing applications, so you will be working with Engineering Leads and Solution Architects to ensure we are building the right thing - and building the thing right. Your contribution will be instrumental to our strategy of simplifying, modernising, and de-risking the I&W technology landscape, enabling the Bank of the Future and driving value for customers and shareholders.

The responsibilities

  • Define and agree the IT Roadmap for our Customer-facing applications
  • Track and manage work IT Roadmap, driving best practice initiatives.
  • Shape our control framework, working through Engineers and Architects to deliver a patterns and standards set ready for modern digital development
  • Act as a key partner to our senior software engineers, ensuring that our architecture roadmap is a key input into our technical delivery, as well as listening, understanding, and responding to the needs of the engineers

Essential

  • Prior experience in a senior solution architecture position.
  • Strong understanding of modern software development practices
  • Strong understanding of building applications through containerised microservices-based architectures, with a working-to-strong understanding of cloud methodologies
  • Working knowledge of infrastructure and security architecture practices and concerns
  • Have played an active part in architecture and design governance
  • TOGAF or equivalent qualifications.

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.