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  • Remote working
  • to £750 per day (Within IR35)
  • Contract , 6 months
  • Full time
  • Industry: IT & Telecoms, Government
  • Discipline: Technical Architect, Architect, Cloud Architect, Solutions Architect, DevOps, Web Development

Our government client are currently looking for a Lead Technical Architect to join their team on a new contract.  


Contract Length: 6 months  

Location: Manchester/Blackpool preferred. Will also consider Leeds/Sheffield/Newcastle/London. 2 days a week in office  


IR35: In scope  


Pay Rate to Candidate: £750/day  


Minimum Requirement:  

• Design technical solutions (products and services) to meet user needs and align with technical strategy and standards.  

• Provide a consistent set of solution views, that communicate and describe the construction of the solution to all stakeholders.  

• Champion solution communication, making the complex simple to understand.  

• Support delivery teams, blending technical (development and architecture) and behaviour (leadership and communication) skills.  

• Deliver the technical and architecture design elements of services.  

• Work with engineering teams, and other Digital stakeholders, to create VFM solution designs.  

• Ensure technical quality and adherence of solution designs to the Blueprint, Enterprise Architecture and Product Roadmaps.  

• Identify, capture, share, iterate, and implement architecture patterns.  

• Drive resolution of technical debt, to reduce the ongoing cost of IT services.  

• Develop product roadmaps and represent product designs at governance forums, providing clear communication of architecture design and decision making, in order to gain approval to proceed with designs.  

• Support the development of the Architecture Practice.  



• Architecture design and modelling techniques, patterns, tools and standards.  

• Micro-service and API-led architecture design.  

• Event-based architecture design, patterns (including pub-sub and data streaming).  

• Public cloud technologies, design patterns, and best practice (e.g. Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform).  

• Presenting to technical governance forums.  

• Delivering Enterprise scale, multi-million pound Payments and Accounting, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), or Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions, building on top of industry standard COTS packages.  

• Relational database design/modelling, technologies, design patterns, tools and best practice e.g. Oracle, IBM DB2, Microsoft SQL.  


Security Clearance: BPSS Basic  

CV Deadline: Tues 1st March 4pm  

Interview Process: Skype/MS Teams  

  • Quote ref: 990035/54855

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