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Solution Architect's Needed! Contract

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  • Sector:

    IT Architecture & Strategy

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  • Job functions:

    Solution Architect

  • Salary:

    £600 - £800 per day + Inside IR35

  • Contact:

    Hannah Ferguson

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  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Duration:

    6-12 Months

  • Expiry date:


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La Fosse associates are recruiting Solution Architects for a 6-12 month+ contract at a large energy organisation.

  • Start: ASAP

  • Location: Varied - mostly remote but may change to hybrid so flexibility required


  • Rates: £600-£800 per day inside IR35

We are currently looking for multiple Azure based Solution Architects with experience designing and deploying architectures for large Enterprise organisations. The candidate would need to have the ability to develop e2e architectures for all architecture domains with different views depending on audience. Hands on with technology and ability to guide engineering teams to ensure implementation aligns with solution design.

The right candidate for this role will need to have experience designing Data & Analytics Solutions on Azure covering design patterns and knowledge of SAP would be hugely beneficial.

Mandatory Core Solution Architecture Skills:

  • Architecture Frameworks (TOGAF Etc)

  • Knowledge or architectural modelling (E.g Archimate)

  • Architecture Tooling (BiZZdesign, PowerDesigner, and/or Provision)

  • Working experience in Technical / Data / Application / Integration Architecture

  • Working experience in Cloud Application Architecture

  • RESTful API Design

  • Secure Design Practices

  • Architecting Non-Functional Requirements

  • Architecture Thinking

  • Experience translating strategic architecture roadmaps into solution architectures

  • Azure Data Technologies (ADLS, ADF, Databricks, EventHub, Streaming Analytics, Synapse, AAS)

Business Knowledge & Soft Skills:

  • Strong communication skills- story telling

  • Stakeholder management

  • Problem solving skills

  • Awareness of project delivery methodology e.g. Agile

  • Ability to work through collaboration

Mandatory Technology Stack Specialism:

  • Azure (e.g. 303/304, PaaS, VMs etc)

  • AWS

  • Integration Patterns (Batch, Real Time, API based)

  • Big Data Transformation Patterns

  • Integration e.g. Mulesoft, Kafka, Aspera

  • Access Control, Authorization, SSO



  • Sap Suite

  • 4HANA

  • Containerization, Container Orchestration

  • Big Data Modeling concepts in BI (Power Bi, Spotfire etc)

  • Salesforce

  • CRM

  • DevOps

  • Programming / Scripting Languages

Please note: La Fosse Associates is a committed equal opportunities employer and therefore will not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, ethnicity, disability or sexual orientation.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply directly today.