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Solution Architect - GCP - DDaT - Newport/Titchfield - Market Rates (Contract)

Location: Newport, Wales Country: UK Rate: market rates

SmartSourcing are looking for a Solution Architect who has experience of working on Google Cloud Platforms (GCP) Tech stack to join our Public Sector client to engage in a 6 month Hybrid contract.

Solution Architect | Public Sector | Cloud | DDaT

Working collaboratively with business areas and delivery, architecture, software engineering and user-centred design colleagues you will lead the definition of specific service architectures to meet the needs of the organisation and its users.

You will design cloud native, service-based solutions in line with government DDaT standards and strategy and will support and evolve the digital and technology reference architecture.


-Analyse business and user needs to identify architecturally significant functional and non-functional requirements of systems and services.

-Lead the high-level architecture design of systems and services that co-ordinates solutions between multiple teams, products, and processes.

-shape the development of technology prototypes to inform architectural decisions and approaches.

-Act as the technical design authority in delivery to ensure the requirements of the solution architecture are implemented.

Person Specification
We Are looking for experienced IT professionals who

-Effective communicators with the ability to translate digital and technology concepts to stakeholders at all levels.

-Can build relationships across organisational domains and mediate between people to create effective solutions.

-Can quickly understand and translate business concepts and needs to digital and technology teams and solutions.

-Can communicate IT architecture through a variety of artefacts, techniques, and tools.

-Have knowledge and experience across architecture, strategy, delivery, software engineering and service management domains.

-Have experience of defining transitional architectures using cloud native design approaches and technologies.

-Use objective evidence, the input of others, and can build consensus when making and informing complex decisions.

-Are innovative problem solvers who can identify opportunities in new technologies and digital trends.

Please apply online and a member of the team will review your application and be in touch.

- SmartSourcing are a Disability Confident Employer and we promote, celebrate and value diversity, we are committed to promoting equality and inclusion for all.

Posted Date: 13 Jun 2024 Reference: JSSS/AJ2LSPREP1432 Employment Business: SmartSourcing Ltd Contact: Amie Chesworth