Software Solution Architect

Posted 14 January 2022
Salary £50000 - £55000 per annum
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSoftware Delivery
Contact NameCharlotte Archer

Job description

My client are looking for a Software Solution Architect to work within their Software Delivery Team. They are a market leader in providing bespoke WMS packages and Automated Logistic Solutions. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a business who have seen a sharp increase in business and are rapidly growing.

As a successful Software Solution Architect you will be responsible for:

  • Consults for IT concepts and software processes in the sales phase.
  • Works alongside the customer, sales team and design team to find, present, demonstrate, describe and estimate IT solutions for potential projects.
  • Defines software requirements and provides effort estimates.
  • Ensures that any requirement changes within the project are managed properly throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Collaborates with software engineers to identify project gaps and related costs and elaborate potential solutions to bridge the gaps.
  • Writes software functional specifications and supports in writing functional test specifications and reviewing them.
  • Defines and documents change orders with the customer.

As a successful Software Solution Architect you should have experience in:

  • Some years of experience with software analysis, specifications and requirements management.
  • Working Knowledge of intralogistics and WMS Software.
  • Previous experience of working in a team providing software solutions in projects with tight budgets and timeframes.Experience in the supply chain or logistics industry would be advantageous but not essential.
  • Experience with agile software development and agile methodologies would be desirable but not essential.

The salary for this Software Solution Architect role is £50,000 - £55,000. The role is based in Redditch and is commutable from Bromsgrove, Kidderminster, Studley, Warwick, Worcester, Solihull and surrounding.

If you happen to know a Software Solution Architect who may be looking then please do get in touch as we offer a referral scheme.