SC System Architect

System Architect

*Hybrid working - 2 days a week onsite in Newcastle

*SC cleared role

*6 months +

*£525 - £600 a day

*Inside IR35



*Cloud technology

*IT Security - security by design

You will provide technical architecture leadership to support the delivery of state of the art cloud solutions for the client.

  • Acting as a visionary and proactively assisting in defining the direction for future IT Products & Services and validates product designs.

  • Capturing and analysing stakeholder needs, defining architectural solutions to meet or exceed customer needs.

  • Aligning architecture strategy with the organisation's business goals and long-term strategic planning for the organisation's Information systems.

  • Designing and modelling functionality and physical systems.

  • Leading the technical architecture, integration and potential deployment of the solution and the related IT infrastructure.

  • Collaborating with other architects and developers to deliver the highest quality solutions via cutting edge technologies.

  • Ensuring solution and operations reliability in liaison with service management team.

Required skills:

  • Understanding of Model-based systems engineering (MBSE) from concept through to detailed design and knowledge and experience of common architecture framework (TOGAF, NAF, etc).

  • A solid foundation of cloud computing including an understanding of cloud technology, cloud architecture coupled with the ability to design, develop, and manage robust, secure, scalable, highly available, and dynamic solutions and services hosted in the cloud.

  • Experience and knowledge of IT security and a good understanding of "security by design" and "privacy by design".


  • INCOSE System Engineering CSEP certification or equivalent.

  • Experience in AWS and RedHat OpenShift technologies.

  • Experience in Service oriented (SOA) and micro-services architecture.