Platform Solution Architect (Cloud)

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UK Wide, Mobility Required, Part time possible

Who you’ll be working with

In Business Technology Solutions (BTS) we specialise in navigating our clients through the complexities of large-scale, technology-driven transformation programmes, using our skills to drive outstanding delivery. Having the right people using the right methodology and following the right process gives every client the right result.

The Architects’ capability within BTS is a growing team of 130 people dedicated to ensuring that the technologies selected and the way that they are implemented meet the business objectives of our clients. There are several disciplines within the architecture team: delivery, business, integration and digital architects and technical managers, and many of our people can perform in more than one of these roles.

The focus of your role

As a Platform Solution Architect you will focus on delivering highly available, scalable enterprise solutions on IAAS/PAAS platforms.
You will be the custodian of the technical integrity of a client’s project or programme. You will be the “go to” person for any technical issues, and will draw on the huge body of knowledge within Capgemini to address them.

What you’ll do

• Actively working with clients on digital IAAS, PAAS, SAAS solution strategies, designs and delivery programmes
• Working with our enterprise clients to deliver best practices, solutions and methodologies in transforming their business
• Identifying the best technologies and services for their needs, constraints and strategies
• You will be expected to create, maintain and enhance standards for delivery of infrastructure for business functionality as well as develop, maintain and enhance design standards and patterns for infrastructure components
• Participating in bid workshops, recommending solutions, presenting proposed solutions to prospective clients and contributing content to proposals

What you’ll bring

• Experience as a hands-on technical practitioner/specialist in client facing roles in large Enterprises / Technology Vendors / ISVs / Service Providers
• A good working knowledge of cloud based application PaaS and SaaS solutions
• Experience consulting, designing and implementing distributed / scalable solutions
• AWS/AZURE expertise gained from production application deployment
• Excellent verbal and written communications skills; excellent presentation and facilitation skills
• Ability to prepare elements of sales proposals to represent Capgemini’s Platform expertise, points-of-view and approaches
• A structured approach to architectural design

What we’ll offer you

Professional development. Accelerated career progression. An environment that encourages entrepreneurial spirit. It’s all on offer at Capgemini. And although collaboration is at the core of the way we work, we also recognise individual needs with a flexible benefits package you can tailor to suit you.

Why we’re different

At Capgemini, we help organisations across the world become more agile, more competitive and more successful. Smart, tailored, often-groundbreaking technical solutions to complex problems are the norm. But so, too, is a culture that’s as collaborative as it is forward thinking. Working closely with each other, and with our clients, we get under the skin of businesses and to the heart of their goals. You will too.

Capgemini positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. We are committed to hiring, developing and retaining the best people to deliver innovative, world-class solutions for our clients. We foster an inclusive culture that enables everyone to achieve their full potential and enjoy a fulfilling career with us. Our comprehensive flexible benefits package and lifestyle policies enable our employees to balance their individual, family and work-life needs.

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