Solution Architect/Deployment Manager - Microsoft technology stack; Solution Architecture; Release & Configuration Management.
Salary: £50-55k + 5% pension + private health + life insurance + free health club access.
Solution Architect/Deployment Manager with excellent leadership skills, a demonstrable grasp of the Microsoft technology stack & extensive experience covering the full software product life cycle (from architecting/designing solutions through to release & configuration) required by high profile Gold Partner organisation in Bury St Edmunds to further strengthen their team.
Reporting to the Delivery Director, the successful candidate will have 'cradle to grave' responsibility across the full software product lifecycle. From a solution architecture perspective, this will involve working with existing & new customers to translate business requirements into architecture designs & fit for purpose Microsoft solutions. On this front, you will work closely with Project Managers & Technical Architects as well as the development teams & actively participate in project planning, retrospectives & sprint/release planning. Experience in Agile as well as Waterfall environments would add genuine value to your application as would any relevant architectural accreditations such as TOGAF.
From a release & configuration perspective, this will involve directing & motivating that team in their deployment of software application releases & in maintaining environments hosted by the company. You will play a key role in building a collaborative relationship with customers & stakeholders, ensuring high levels of satisfaction both in terms of the consistency & quality of service received. Your proactive approach to managing technical environments will help to ensure that the knock-on impact to end users of any issues/problems is minimal & system availability remains high. Your passion for delivering quality solutions, meeting SLA targets & exceeding expectations will naturally inspire the team as will your genuine interest in & care for them as individuals.
if successful, you can look forward to unrivalled opportunities for personal development & career progression as well as a highly competitive basic salary & an excellent benefits package. To find out more, simply drop me an email with your CV attached & we can have an initial conversation in the strictest confidence. I look forward to hearing from you!
- Configuration Management
- Software Configuration Management
- Release Management
- Software Deployment
- Solution Architecture