Solutions Architect- Edinburgh, UK

Edinburgh, UK

Solutions Architect- Edinburgh, UK

Here at Indicia, the communication agency within KMMS, we are looking for an exceptional Solutions Architect to join our talented Technology and Services Team.

This role sits in our Edinburgh office and will work across all our business. Tell us why you are superb!

A little bit about you:

You will be responsible for shaping long-term commercially critical projects, both internally and across our varied client base.

Provide technical expertise to proposal, design, planning, and governance of client and internal projects, ensuring business objectives are met by technological solutions and delivered to agreed standards.

Act as a trusted advisor for our clients and internal stakeholders, demonstrating an understanding of their business goals and helping shape technology solutions to meet defined objectives.

Establish guiding principles for each engagement, and act as a guardian ensuring these are maintained throughout through technical assurance processes.

Contributing to pre-sales process by providing high-level, innovative solution designs, and addressing broad client needs via written proposals and in-person pitches.

Creation of “proof of concept” solutions to contribute to sales and mitigate risks through evaluation against established criteria.

Working with project management office to provide scoping of requirements and solution, paying particular attention to clear and well-defined objectives and success criteria.

Technical leadership to drive adoption of new technologies in a controlled manner and support delivery teams through knowledge sharing and mentoring to department standards.

Identifying and sharing best-practice knowledge amongst the Technology Solutions department and beyond via collaboration and documentation tools.

Consolidating existing solutions, and identifying opportunities for Solution Architecture to shape future evolution.

Providing thought leadership on cloud based platforms, big data technologies, including integration with existing data and analytics platforms and tools.

Growing Solution Architecture competency across the business through identification of opportunities and development of processes and standards

You will be responsible for shaping long-term commercially critical projects, both internally and across our varied client base.

Your work will directly impact client and internal KPIs.

You will drive opportunities for optimisation and improvement across the company.

Your decisions will impact the success of large-scale projects.

You will provide non-managerial support and mentoring for delivery teams.

Education

Education to bachelor’s degree level

Degree in a relevant field, e.g. Computer Science

Professional certification: AWS, Microsoft, Google

Enterprise or Solution Architecture certification, e.g. TOGAF

We look forward to meeting you!

Who are we?

We’re an award winning customer engagement agency based in Bristol, with offices in London and Edinburgh!

Here at Indicia we find ways to inspire, inform and engage our client’s audience. We create valuable brand relationships that last long after the initial sale.

More than 80 brilliant people define us. We’re a worldly bunch, offering up bags of industry experience and a host of interesting talents. We say it takes all sorts to make marketing human.

In return for your dedication and passion we will reward you with

A Competitive Salary

Employer Contribution Pension

Cash Health Plan

25 days holiday

Cashback and Discounts of a whole range of retailers and services

Cycle to Work Scheme

Child Care Vouchers

Eye Care Vouchers

Fantastic career progression in our award winning company

 

Interested?

Please send your CV to talent@indicia.com