Solutions Architect

Ref: 562| Posted: 6th Sep 2021

Durham Professional Services has a requirement for an experienced Architect on a 12 month day rate contract (Umbrella only). This role will be predominantly home based and will be working as part of a large digital transformation programme.

Looking to recruit a candidate with the following skills and experience: -

  • Knowledge of EA frameworks, specifically TOGAF


  • Ability to work at Enterprise Architecture, Solution Architecture and Solution Design levels simultaneously


  • Experience as Lead Solution Architecture for large transformation programmes including:
    • The orchestration of work, in conjunction with programme management, of solution architects, functional consultants and technical consultants.
    • The day-to-day management of challenging relationships with IT operations including Cyber Security team and Enterprise Architects.
    • Ownership and management of technical risks
    • The day-to-day interaction with delivery partners


  • Experience of being the Design Authority on a large transformation programme


  • Experience as Solution Architect for projects implementing or include:
    • CRM solutions
    • Digital experience platforms
    • Order to Cash solutions
    • Personalisation solutions
    • Data warehouses



  • Experience of the following technologies, products and solutions would be an advantage:
    • Microsoft Dynamics 365 Customer Service
    • Microsoft Dynamics 365 Sales
    • Adobe Experience Manager
    • Mulesoft Anypoint platform
    • Power Platform including Power BI, PowerApps (specifically Model Driven Apps) and Power Automate
    • Azure including Azure Synapse Analytics, Storage Accounts, Azure Data Factory, Azure Data Lake, Azure Analysis Service, Azure Logic Apps, Azure Function Apps, VM's and Virtual Gateways


We are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships