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Solutions Architect

Location: Birmingham office with the option for remote working 2 days per week

Salary Negotiable


Due to a period of sustained growth we are looking to hire a Solutions Architect to join our Birmingham office.


Reporting to the Head of Solutions, the Solution Architect will primarily be responsible for ensuring the in-house systems and services built by TerraQuest (TQ) leverage appropriate technologies and architectures to achieve the business objectives. 


Working closely with the TQ Enterprise Architect to unite our IT (information technology) and Business Analysis and Development departments across common goals, policies, procedures and outlooks. To also in conjunction with the rest of the team, create an overview of our assets, IT processes, business development strategies and other internal functions to establish and implement changes that will increase our sustainability and prepare the business for future expansion. 


Key Responsibilities:


  • Act as a technical mentor and advisor for development teams in matters of software design, with an emphasis on .NET related technologies, both internally and at existing customer accounts;
  • Take ownership of technical aspects of customer relationships
  • Produce proof of concept and reference implementations for technical requirements
  • Keep the company abreast of significant developments in the areas of Software Development and Deployment, and assist the organisation in keeping at the forefront of established technologies.
  • Assist in technical performance review and mentoring of staff.
  • Provide occasional support in pre-sales activities (not responsible for leading pre-sales activities, only supporting under guidance)
  • Preparation of business case documentation, functional specifications, process mapping, report writing and presentational material as required.
  • When required, assist in the writing of proposals for new business and in the development of new service offerings.
  • Evaluating and making recommendations for new technologies and platforms in response to business needs.


The ideal candidate will have experience working in a similar environment and have worked either with AWS or Azure. You will strong knowledge of design and integration principles for relational databases and a understanding of Systems and Technical Solutions and Data Management. In addition you must be a strong communicator who is able to work within demanding environments


In return you will receive a competitive basic salary and a generous benefits package. Please apply for more information