Solutions Architect

Posted 28 October 2021
SalaryRemote working
Job type Contract
DisciplineCorporate Functions
ReferenceSA - HCC
Contact NameCameron Nicholls

Job description

Spencer Clarke Group are working closely alongside Hampshire County Council to provide them with a Solutions Architect on a 3-6 month initial contract which may be extended.


Hours: 37 hours per week

Pay rate: £500-£597 per day

Location: Remote with occasional travel to Winchester in the future


Skills & Experience:

  • Background in pre-sales, professional services and solutions design
  • Experienced in Enterprise grade IT solution design
  • An existing broad understanding of technologies across line of business applications, web services, networks, security, datacentre and cloud
  • Experienced in designing and delivering a variety of line of business applications hosted from private, public, hybrid clouds
  • Solid understanding of O365 and associated Microsoft applications
  • Ability to act as SME against a wide range of proposals, technical & business areas
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills – including verbal, written and facilitation skills
  • Experience in acting as technical lead on projects, taking ownership of technical and design issues and proactively driving resolution of these to meet the project goals
  • Strong time management and prioritisation skills
  • Both business and political awareness and commercial acumen
  • Experience of supplier selection and procurement processes such as RFP / ITT
  • Experience of early planning, estimation and cost modelling
  • Knowledge of security principles and federated identity/authentication approaches
  • Experience in ITIL Service Design is desirable


If you wish to be put forward, please apply below and contact Cameron Nicholls @ Spencer Clarke Group. / 020 3039 3555