Job: Solution Architect with Azure and AWS

Title Solution Architect with Azure and AWS
Categories Technology Contract
Salary Competitive
Location Various
Job Information

Harris global is currently looking for a Solution Architect on contract for a start up company with a base in both Cardiff and London.

*4 Days a week home working*

Reports to: Chief Technology Officer

Key Responsibilities

  • Be responsible for the maintenance and development of the IT architecture
  • Support research and development to ensure appropriate fit with the end state architecture
  • Establish and institutionalise architecture best practice in terms of operating principles, process and procedures
  • Work closely with support, development and 3rd party teams to develop coherent architecture designs, frameworks and patterns
  • Establish and operate a cross company Architecture Forum
  • Working closely with the CTO to ensure client engagement are supported in an effective and timely way
  • Provide enabling solutions that allow clients to adopt the company’s platform, whether this is Legacy integration or the rollout of a major new software release
  • Support the sales cycle and client bids
  • In conjunction with the CTO help make recommendations to the Executive Team for investment in evolving and new architecture
  • Ensure that all solutions are documented according to a recognised standard such as TOGAF
  • Support the information security officer in ensuring “security by design” is built into the company’s platform and enterprise architecture
  • Maintain awareness of new and emerging technologies and produce white papers on how such technologies could be used to increase the company value proposition



  • 3-5 years operating in an enterprise architecture capacity
  • Practical knowledge and project experience of architecture best practice such as TOGAF or KAFKA and use of an equivalent architecture management tool such as Sparx EA.
  • Hands on experience of cloud-based services such as AWS and Microsoft Azure
  • Ability to communicate technical problems in a business like way
  • Exposure to agile methods, structured development and Legacy integration and migration
  • Passion, drive, energy and an ability to think outside the box


  • Practical knowledge of advanced technologies such as soft robotics, machine learning, small and big data analytics and distributed ledger technology
  • Working knowledge of Java and Python, Mongo DB, Maria DB, Redhat Linux,
  • Knowledge of Trade Finance

If you are available and interested in the opportunity please apply below.

Architect, AWS, Azure, solution, technical

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