Senior Technical Architect

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  • Location:

    Preston, Lancashire

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  • Salary:

    £600 - £675 per day

  • Contact:

    Phil Johnson

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 months +

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Senior Technical Architect

+ 6 Month Contract

+ £600 to £675 per day

+ Lancashire based role


  • UK National preferred. Dual national possible

  • BPSS minimum. SC preferred.

  • Able to travel to North West England and Scotland.

Assist offering Chief Technologist in discovery and developing the detailed design (logical and physical) against the offering blueprint for client sites.
Assist with addressing the gaps in the architecture blueprint, practices and supply chain (e.g. assist with product and partner selection)

Skills and Experience:

Application Integration

  • Partner collaboration

  • Enterprise Applications (SAP/Oracle)

  • Apps development

  • Networking

  • Platforms - Cloud and on-premise

  • Workplace

  • Security including Authentication and access and boundary controls

  • Support Services

  • Technical design risk management

  • Documenting designs

  • Costing - developing BoM


  • Operational Technology - SCADA/MES/PLC's

  • Wi-Fi

  • Industrial IoT Platforms and OT connectivity

  • OT Cybersecurity

  • Industrial workplace

  • SAP

  • UX

  • Agile

  • Experience in IT for Manufacturing

Responsible for:
Performing baseline assessments on client Operational Tech and IT factory capabilities to then assist the offering Core Team in the creation of solution proposals

+ In Step 3
Using the Reference Architecture, applying the and existing solution building blocks where possible and developing new building blocks where gaps exists, or clients have specific chosen products.
Providing the offering CT and client with product options for gaps/helping clients determine the right product when requested
The detail design covering every aspect of the technical solution (includes application design, network, security, IoT and UX)
Assisting the CT in the development of the solution proposal
Ownership of developing the detailed design documents
o Logical Technical Model
o Physical Technical Model
o Bill of materials
o Technical risk register including assumptions and dependencies
Assisting the Lead Engineer in the development of the implementation plan and labour effort and support mode