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Solutions Architect

Job Req ID:  29714
Posting Date:  17 Apr 2024
Function:  Service
Unit:  Business

UK Wide, United Kingdom

Salary:  Competitive + Excellent Benefits



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Northern Ireland - Belfast

Why this job matters

Our Solutions Architects build relationships across all levels of an organisation and help solve our customer’s complex challenges by creating innovative business and/or digital enterprise solutions. 

As one of our Solutions Architects you’ll be there to be a trusted advisor to our customers, often working and driving value on large transformation programmes. 

You’ll be helping our customers achieve their vision and solve their complex technological challenges by creating innovative digital solutions.

What you’ll be doing

  • Lead solution development from customer requirements, ensuring alignment and innovation.
  • Apply commercial insight to ensure proposed solutions align with Win Price strategies.
  • Identify, contain, and report solution risks and gaps through governance processes.
  • Provide end-to-end technological architecture governance and leadership throughout the engagement life-cycle.
  • Develop and manage customer relationships to deliver outstanding experiences.

Skills You'll Need

•    Strong technical background across Network Architecture layers and a broad and recognised set of knowledge across the full spectrum of Solutions Architecture, including things like: Network Transformation & Security, Digital Solutions, Cloud Transformation and Technology architecture tools and techniques.
•    Creating technological solution propositions and bid proposals from customer requirements.
•    Proven background in developing a pipeline in relation to enterprise and business architecture engagements for customers. 
•    Developing and delivering strategic roadmaps and governance structures in line with Customer Requirements.
•    Communicating and Influencing across all levels of an organisation up to CxO level.


At BT, we entertain, educate, and empower millions of people every single day. We’re a brand built on connecting people – whether that’s friends, family, businesses, or communities. Working here, you’ll receive an attractive salary and a range of competitive benefits, but – more than that – you’ll be joining an ambitious organisation with a culture of togetherness, collaboration, and inclusivity, that takes a genuine and proactive interest in your progress and development.
Benefits of working for BT include:
• Competitive salary
• 10% on target bonus
• BT Pension scheme, minimum 5% Employee contribution, BT contribution 10%
• 25 days annual leave (not including bank holidays), increasing with service
• Huge range of flexible benefits including cycle to work, healthcare, season ticket loan
• World-class training and development opportunities
• Option to join BT Shares Saving schemes.
• Discounted broadband, mobile and TV packages
• Access to 100’s of retail discounts including the BT shop

Flexible Working
This role offers a 3 together, 2 wherever working model. This means you are required to be at your contractual location 3 days a week with 2 flexible days per week.

With over 175 years of heritage, BT is now the flagship business brand of BT Group. We’ve brought together our best people and capabilities into a B2B powerhouse serving 1.2 million business customers internationally.


We’re a global leader for secure connectivity and collaboration platforms for businesses of all shapes and sizes, from big household names and government departments, right through to sole traders and new start-ups. But it’s not just the technology that matters, it’s what it can do to help them build stronger, smarter, more secure businesses.


We value diversity and inclusion and believe in making a positive impact. We connect for good by championing digital inclusion and equipping people, businesses, and communities with digital skills to thrive.


As a member of our team, you will be part of an organisation that celebrates difference, fosters innovation and provides you with opportunities to be your best. With millions of businesses relying on us daily, joining BT means you can be part of a diverse and multi-skilled team that makes a significant impact to society.




Although these roles are listed as full-time, if you’re a job share partnership, work reduced hours, or any other way of working flexibly, please still get in touch.




Studies have shown that women and people who are disabled, LGBTQ+, neurodiverse or from ethnic minority backgrounds are less likely to apply for jobs unless they meet every single qualification and criteria. We're committed to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic workplace where everyone can be their best, so if you're excited about this role but your past experience doesn't align perfectly with every requirement on the Job Description, please apply anyway - you may just be the right candidate for this or other roles in our wider team.

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