Solution Architect - Higher Education

Posted 12 February 2024
Salary £500 - £570 per day
Job type Contract
Discipline Cloud & Infrastructure
Contact NameEmma Towers

Job description

Solution Architect

Start Date: ASAP

Location: Hybrid (1-2 days on site in London)

Duration: 6 months initially - view to extend
Rate: £550 per day (inside IR35)

Key Responsibilities:

  • Able to advise on best practices for process, architecture, integration and technology co-existence.
  • Background in Application Architecture with experience of modern integration strategies, techniques, and designing using a variety of protocols including REST.
  • Experience with Amazon AWS / MS Azure platform and related integration services
  • Experience of delivering enterprise cloud solutions for large organisations, with a focus on delivering seamless customer journeys supported by efficient business processes.
  • Experience with migrating solutions from on-prem to cloud (SaaS).


  • Experience with lecture-capture or enterprise scale audio/visual-related technologies. Example technologies would be Panopto, Kaltura, Yuja, Sonic Foundry.
  • Experience of large procurement exercises, including gathering appropriate non-functional requirements, evaluating and selecting suitable suppliers and planning on-boarding.