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Senior Solution Architect – Life Sciences

Job Title: Senior Solution Architect – Life Sciences
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Macclesfield
Salary: 80000 - 100000
REF: Senior Solution Architect – Life Sciences
Contact Name: Claire Hallet-Walsh
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Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

Senior Solution Architect – Life Sciences


Macclesfield with a degree of flexibility around travel as required.

To £100K plus extensive benefits package


Essential experience required:

Our client is looking for an individual who can confidently demonstrate Solution Architecture experience, and who is well-versed in creating solution patterns, coming up with innovative solutions, applying those solutions into overall architectural strategy and who can demonstrate an advanced understanding of architectural best practice.

Experience gained within the pharmaceutical and/or biotech laboratory operations/research environment whilst not expressly required would be viewed as advantageous. Knowledge gained across Life Sciences, Laboratory systems, manufacturing, clinical trials and/or regulatory sectors would be helpful.

The Solution Architect will demonstrate keen problem-solving and interpersonal skills and used to working closely with the customer in a client-facing environment, as well as with internal teams (such as Business Analysts) to translate requirements to new technology and new architectural set-up.


Job role responsibilities:

This role is working on the design and creation of scalable solutions for a flagship customer engagement within the Life Sciences sector.

The Senior Solution Architect will join a hybrid team engaging in all aspects of the solution architecture, working across the Solution delivery lifecycle, typically providing technical input such as leading on technical design and development. The Senior Solution Architect will look to understand and adhere to key requirements and regulations for overall laboratory solution architecture and essentially work closely with technical architects and BA’s to create scalable solution architecture.

The individual needs to be a technical leader to assist in newly-launched programmes of work, focused on improving workflows and technologies to be best-in-class. This includes an assessment and potential upgrade of technologies.

This represents an exciting opportunity for a senior solutions architect to join a large customer engagement as our client looks to grow out its Life Sciences propositions out in the UK, leveraging established relationships globally.


About the company:

Our client is a global Tier 1 company involved in many leading mission critical projects. They are highly regarded within the industry and are one of the largest independent technology & business services firms in the world.

They consider employees as highly valued members of the business and offer extensive progression opportunities for those wishing to move further in their career on a local, national or global scale.