Solutions Architect

Solutions Architect

A Solutions Architect is a person who designs hardware, software, or networking applications and services intended to solve identified problems within a business or organisation. They design and plan solutions for technology-based concerns

Key skills

Key skills of a Solutions Architect include IT architecture, infrastructure and cloud development, as well as engineering and software architecture design.

Knowledge and skills in DevOps practices are useful alongside network administration, system and data security, and business analysis techniques and processes.

Latest opportunities

Platform Engineer


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Infrastructure Support Engineer (Nights)


Join our team as an Infrastructure Support Engineer and deliver world-class services to major clients, supporting Bede’s applications, platforms, and Azure infrastructure.

Platform Engineer - AWS


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Hedgehog Lab - Solutions Architect


hedgehog lab is a global technology consultancy and we are on a growth trajectory. We are looking for a Solutions Architect who can help us deliver great products & digital solutions to our customers across the globe.

Platform Engineer


Inflo is a fast-paced, agile, and rapidly scaling technology company, founded in 2015. Since founding, we have established Inflo as an innovative and impactful tech business, securing a global customer base of high-profile accounting firms.

Application Support Apprentice


Kerridge Commercial Systems is a market leader in the development and provision of trading and financial software environments for specialist Distribution, Wholesale, Merchant and Retail industry sectors.

IT & Business Systems Support


Nomad Digital is the world's leading provider of passenger and fleet connectivity solutions to the railway industry.

Principal Data Solutions Architect


You will be responsible for providing strategic leadership and technical expertise in the design and development of our client’s Data Solutions, namely cloud data platforms, IoT analytics, data integration & migration projects.

Senior Azure Administrator


Version 1 has celebrated over 26 years in the IT industry and continues to be trusted by global brands to deliver IT solutions that drive customer success.

Senior Solution Architect


Version 1 has celebrated over 26 years in the Technology industry and continues to be trusted by global brands to deliver IT solutions that drive customer success.

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Solution Architect FAQs

Do I need a degree to become a solution architect?

A relevant, techical degree would be a great basis for a career as a solution architect but at a senior level most application processes will focus more on your relevant experience and technical knowledge which you may be able to gain without studying a degree.

Which roles could I start with to progress to a solution architect?

If you're goal is to become a solution architect then entry level roles allowing the opportunity to develop your technical skills are a great starting point. Starting in roles such as junior developer or helpdesk and continuing to develop your skill set could give you a great opportunity to progress into this role.

What is the average salary for a solution architect in the region?

The average salary for a solution architect in the North East in 2022 was £67,713.

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