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Solutions Architect

Country/Region:  GB
City:  Portsmouth

Job Title:              Solutions Architect
Location:              Remote working
Compensation:    Competitive salary, plus benefits
Role Type:            Full time / Permanent 
Role ID                  40550


Here at Babcock International Group, we are seeking a Solutions Architect to join our growing IT Solution Delivery function, supporting business operations on a global scale. 

In this role, you will develop and document business requirements, apply Babcock technology standards to meet the needs of the business and ensure compatibility and governance for all Babcock supported solutions. All whilst delivering a service to agreed standards and KPI’s with regards to advice, design and implementation support to the Solution Delivery function.


Who we are looking for?
We are seeking an experienced Solutions Architect with exceptional stakeholder management skills, someone able to adapt their communication style depending on the customer, internal or external. 
You will be a generalist, with expertise across applications, infrastructure and development, ideally with specific experience in Microsoft & Cisco technologies. Oracle, Cloud computing and Mobile device management

What will you be doing?
•    Delivery of bid and project solutions to ITIL governance standards. 
•    Work within project delivery framework with assigned project managers
•    Develop and document business requirements, architecture and design.
•    Assessment of existing software/hardware interfaces and augmentation to support future needs
•    Providing facilitation, assistance, planning and technical support to ensure correct understanding of system requirements/design
•    Defining, documenting and analyzing performance measures to ensure solutions are fit for purpose
•    Identify and collate subject matter expertise in order to identify and document solutions
•    Provide bid support to new business venture/acquisition
•    Working with Enterprise Architect to identify need and create new standards as appropriate
•    Working with solutions delivery to manage resourcing requirements
•    Create and monitor processes to ensure smooth delivery


The experience you’ll bring 
•    Wide experience of project based technology and solution delivery
•    Customer facing consultancy experience is desirable 
•    Senior Stakeholder management skills 
•    Technical qualifications (ITIL, TOGAF)
•    Good understanding of IT and its relationship to the business
•    Must be eligible to achieve MoD SC clearance 


What a role with Babcock offers? 
•    Generous holiday entitlement
•    Pension Plan
•    Access to make a difference for a sustainable environment for future
•    A tailored personal development and training programme.
•    Autonomy. Trusted and empowered to deliver and be your best.


About Babcock 
Babcock Corporate Services (BCS) is a global function, with our largest site being Lakeside in Portsmouth, but we operate from multiple sites around the world.  BCS supplies and operates all IT, security, procurement, and finance Shared Services.  We are embedded alongside the operations that we serve, enabling us to maintain close working relationships that support delivery to our customers. We drive standardisation, simplification and automation across Babcock, to help generate sustainable value for the group and our external customers.


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Application Guidance: 
All applications should be made online.
We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.
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