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Solutions Designer

Job Title: Solutions Designer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: A.S.A.P
REF: AC/200144_1631636637
Contact Name: Amanda Cager
Contact Email:
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Great perm role that has flexible work, offering a 15% annual bonus, PMI (Vitality), 30 days holiday plus bank holidays plus competitive flexible benefits. This Solutions Designer position is working for a leading mobile infrastructure company and will involve developing and implementing systems architecture designs that will meet business needs. The Solution Designer's responsibilities include designing innovative solutions based on business requirements, creating functional specifications, making assessments of the current software systems in place, in order to identify areas in need of improvement, and overseeing development teams.

What the role will be doing:

  • Participating and leading on projects where analysis of systems or data requires an in-depth evaluation of complex business process, system process, and industry standards.
  • Designing technology solutions by modelling requirements and applying standard application methodology best practices.
  • Resolving technical problems as they arise.
  • Continually researching current and emerging technologies and proposing changes where needed.
  • Maintain & update Enterprise Architecture documentation.
  • Building and integrating information systems to meet the company's needs and fulfill business objectives.
  • Assessing the systems architecture currently in place and working with the Enterprise Architect to recommend improvement solutions.
  • Build and develop strong long term relationships with senior stakeholders, ensuring mutual success and maximum collaboration. This will include the ability to influence senior stakeholders without having direct authority over them, and to provide real time updates on the current status on milestones and deadlines.
  • Advising stakeholders on complex issues and progress on technical solution implementation plans, ensuring business impact is understood and that risks are appropriately mitigated.
  • Providing supervision and guidance to development teams to ensure project success.

What experience is needed:

  • Proven experience in engineering and software solution design.
  • In-depth understanding of integration techniques (FTP, SOAP, Rest API's) & modern middleware technologies, as well as coding languages (Java, JavaScript, .Net).
  • Excellent inter-personal skills and abilities in managing senior stakeholders and matrix teams.
  • Ability to manage and maintain enterprise architecture tools.

For finer details on the role please contact Amanda Cager - - 07796 302988.

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