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Solutions Architect - Financial Services - London - £85,000

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    London, England

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    Information Technology

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    £75000.00 - £85000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Vikki Bayfield

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    over 2 years ago

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Solutions Architect - Financial Services - London - Up to £85,000

Our client is a FTSE 250 financial services organisation with a revenue of £3.6billion are actively seeking a Solutions Architect to join their expanding team.

This is an exciting opportunity to work on a greenfield project for a UK Challenger Bank.

The Solution Architect role is critical in the success of these changes and is charged with building out the solution design for the given high-level scope. They will also act as an advisor to the projects on how to deliver solutions whilst maintaining quality controls and aligning to the strategic enterprise architecture vision.

Essential Skills;

  • Experience in designing complex solutions
  • Experience working with Commercial-Off-the-Shelf and bespoke solutions
  • Technical design of bespoke modules in at least one OO language, ideally .NET
  • Systems integration (ESB, Microservices) architecture
  • Financial Services experience
  • Agile delivery experience


  • Design solution architectures against initiative scope
  • Collaborate with wider team including Business Analyst and Tech Lead
  • Contribute to the assessment of vendors and build options as appropriate
  • Review and elaborate initiative scope, challenging as appropriate
  • Attends appropriate committees/forums
  • Ensures key principal risks are assessed and monitored, managed and controlled effectively aligned to the banks risk appetite
  • Responsible for ensuring IT & Change governance is followed
  • Ensure the adherence to IT security policies, in accordance with risk appetite
  • Ensure solutions are aligned and reported to the enterprise vision

If this Solutions Architect role is of interest, then please apply with an up to date CV.

Solution Architect - Financial Services - London - Up to £85,000