Solution Architect, Bristol

Lower Castle Street, Bristol BS1 3AG, GB

Full-time

Company description

We believe in the power of ingenuity to build a positive human future. 

As strategies, technologies and innovation collide, we create opportunity from complexity.

Our diverse teams of experts combine innovative thinking and breakthrough use of technologies to progress further, faster. Our clients adapt and transform, and together we achieve enduring results.

An innovation and transformation consultancy, we are over 4000 specialists in consumer and manufacturing, defence and security, energy and utilities, financial services, government and public services, health and life sciences, and transport. Our people are strategists, innovators, designers, consultants, digital experts, scientists, engineers and technologists.

We operate globally from offices across the UK, US, Netherlands and Nordics.

PA. Bringing Ingenuity to Life


Job description

We are looking for exceptional Architects to join our growing team in Bristol.

You will provide best-fit architectural solutions for client engagements, provide technology consultation, assist in defining scope of efforts, and work across the organisation to help deliver positive business outcomes for our clients. You will be responsible for assisting in the identification of opportunities, framing thoughtful technical discussions, assisting in solutioning, and delivering ongoing value through innovative, high-quality solutions and services.


Qualifications

You will have

  • A track record of providing hands-on solution design, solution architectures, architecture roadmaps, prototyping, and proof-of-concepts
  • Experience documenting and effectively explaining complex architectures to technical and business stakeholders at varying levels of detail
  • Exceptional stakeholder management skills with the ability to influence and persuade at all levels of staff seniority
  • Capacity to quickly comprehend capabilities and advantages of emerging technologies
  • Ability to prioritise project work, internal capability work, and business development activities in a time-constrained environment
  • Understanding of formal architectural tools and methodologies, such as TOGAF, NAF, and ArchiMate
  • Experience in two of the architecture domains across application, data, business, and technology

 

Additional Information

Due to the nature of some of our client work, you must possess or be eligible to possess UK security clearance. More information about security vetting can be found here.

 


Additional information

Some of our benefits include:

  • Private medical insurance
  • Annual performance-based bonus
  • Pension, Life and Income protection insurance
  • Tax efficient benefits (cycle to work, give as you earn)
  • Additional optional benefits (Dental, critical illness, spouse/partner life assurance)

Inclusion & Diversity

We believe that diversity makes us a stronger firm and look to employ people with different ideas, styles and skill sets. This diversity stimulates a rich, creative environment – one in which our people develop, and our clients enjoy enduring results. We’re committed to recruiting, promoting and rewarding our people solely based on their ability to contribute to PA’s goals, without regard to their sex, race, disability, religion, national origin, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age or marital status.

Should you need any adjustments to the recruitment process, at either application or interview, please contact us on recruitmentenquiries@paconsulting.com

Contact the team

We look forward to hearing from you.