Solution Architect

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    £450 - £500 per day

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    Liam Parsons

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    7 months ago

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    4 months

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Solution Architect

* 4 month Initial contract

* £450 - £500 per day DOE

* remote work with some travel to London

* Inside IR35

Job Description

The role of the solution architect work across the three business aligned portfolio segments, system operator, operational controls & Industry and route & performance. It is the responsibility of a project team to ensure designs are deliverable, but the team must also operate the assurance process in a way that facilitates the passage of the solution through the Route services stages i.e. align deliverables in the Route Services IT Design Board MSP4NR stage gates against the deliverables in the quality gate process.

Essential Job Functions

  • Help coordinate the successful end-to-end business and technical solution for delivery

  • Work with the Trains Portfolio Architect ensure consistency between the business and systems/technical requirements for each application

  • Ensure that non-functional and technical functional requirements are captured and communicated to relevant parties i.e. Suppliers or Route Services IT as appropriate

  • Review and support governance of design documentation (Non-functional, Detail Solution Design, Security)

Ensure that the proposed designs fulfil needs identified in the business requirements and ensure that the documents are assured by the Network Rail Route Services IT Design Board (IT DB)