• Location: England, London
  • Date Posted: 30th Jul, 2019
  • Reference: WFI300719CD
I am currently recruting for an exciting client that is looking for Technical / Solutions Architect based in London/ Cheltenham.

Role and Responsibilities

The requirement is for Technical Architects / Technologists who can ideally demonstrate a good level in architecture, design and 'hands on' competence within a computer science orientated domain.

In this role you using practical, whole lifecycle developments i.e. from the initial

concepts, design and architecture of options and the final chosen solution through to implementation and delivery.

The candidate needs to be comfortable working with senior management and working at a senior level within their own field, being able to manage and direct the work of junior architects, engineers and project personnel.

You will be required to use practical knowledge and ability to work in either a traditional waterfall or agile based project structure.

Technical Competencies

You must have as many of the skills below;

* * Foreman / Puppet / Satellite - Practical understanding of
* Ansible - Practical understanding of
* Nagios
* Linux - Strong sys admin skills
* The concept of deployment automation is key
* The ability to code - as demonstrated in previous roles.
* Network administration
* A track record in the application of Automation Technologies
* Virtualisation and Container technologies
* Design of large, complex systems

Desirable Skills

* Background in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics etc
* Industry established people who can happily switch between aspects of development, sysadmin etc
* Deep technical Linux application - Big Data and Analytics areas

Security Clearance

* High level of clearance



Contract: 3 Months initial

Location: London/Cheltenham

Rate: Competitive



I can offer £250 in vouchers of your choice for successful referrals

Due to the nature of this role you MUST be able to live and work in the UK/EU by either holding a valid UK/EU working visa or be eligible to do so by other qualifying means as my client is unable to sponsor any work permits. The salary and benefits on offer are completely dependent upon experience.

To discuss our exciting Technical/Solutions Architecture opportunities in more detail, please send your CV to or call Charm Dube on 0203 868 5717 in complete confidence ASAP.

Due to the nature of this role you MUST be able to live and work in the UK/EU by either holding a valid UK/EU working visa or be eligible to do so by other qualifying means as my client is unable to sponsor any work permits. The salary and benefits on offer are completely dependent upon experience.

To discuss our exciting Technical/Solutions Architecture opportunities in more detail, please send your CV to or call Charm Dube on 0203 868 5717 in complete confidence ASAP.

Washington Frank International is the leading ERP recruitment firm in the UK, advertising more jobs than any other agency. We work with both Solutions architects Partners & End Users throughout the UK and Europe and we have never had more live requirements for Technical/Solutions architects. Solely by specialising in placing candidates in the Architecture market, relationships have been built with the majority of key employers in the UK, and therefore we have an unrivalled understanding of where the best opportunities and Architect jobs are currently.

I appreciate the need for discretion and would welcome the opportunity to speak to any Technical/Solutions Architects that are considering a new career or job. For additional information on the Architecture market and some of the opportunities that are available, I can be contacted on or by email at c.dube@washingtonfrank.com.