Solutions Architect (.Net and Oracle) for Defence Sector

Full Time
65,000-75,000 GBP / YEAR
(gross, based on experience)
Bristol / Flexible Office Hours

We’re growing rapidly and are seeking a Solutions Architect to embark on a software development project alongside a client from the Defence Industry. The role will put the latest technologies at your fingertips in a talented, collaborative team and high-energy work environment. We want everyone to build a career they can be proud of and will support you in your development from day one. You’ll be happy to work in a team and lead by example, every day.




We fuse together exceptional talent who deliver outstanding software solutions. Our approach has helped us grow 60% in 2021, 94% in 2022 and our future plans are even bigger. With exciting growth plans and cutting-edge projects, there has never been a better time to join our incredible team.




We are seeking an individual who takes ownership and follows through, actively promotes excellence, and is willing to question the existing norms when improvement is necessary. If you are a proactive, outcome-oriented person who aspires to create a beneficial influence each day, this position could be a suitable fit for you.


The main purpose of the role is to be responsible for the scoping, designing and presenting of solutions to clients and their staff through discussion, written proposals, formal presentations, whiteboard workshops and diagrammatic storyboarding.


As a Solution Architect, you will work with cross-functional teams, as well as collaborate with developers and internal teams on current and future roadmaps.


The successful Solution Architect must keep up with emerging technologies, and supervise the activities of less experienced team members or other colleagues to maintain operational feasibility through analysis, problem definition, solution development, and propose a solution.


Key responsibilities:

  • Leading in designing, assessing, specifying, costing and down-selecting IT solutions in support of the development of the clients solutions.
  • Supporting Enterprise Architects in developing and maintaining a model of the current and future IT systems architecture, integration and solutions roadmap.
  • Supporting bids and business change in estimating cost and preparing business cases for IT solutions, including partnering with account managers across our supply chain to ensure value for money and commercial compliance for all solutions proposed and delivered.




  • Experience of bespoke product development, deployment, integration, design and delivery.
  • Experience in creating and maintaining HLD documents with associated collateral (design specs, assessment papers, visual topologies, data flows and use case descriptions)
  • Knowledge of Oracle “Web Suite” (UCM, WebCenter, Portals, OAM/OUD/OIAM, WebLogic, SOA)
  • Knowledge of .NET and Oracle stack application development and deployment.
  • Knowledge of the Software Delivery Lifecycle.
  • Knowledge of data integration – MS SQL and Oracle DB awareness
  • Knowledge of Service Integration
  • Knowledge of Security Integration


Other information:

  • As mandatory you will need to obtain BPSS or SC Clearance




  • Competitive Employer Pension contributions
  • Free Fruit, Snacks and Drinks every week
  • Collaborative environment designed for activity-based working
  • Flexible and Hybrid working
  • Cycle to work scheme, Electric car scheme, Gym discounts and many more flexible benefits to use at your leisure
  • Health and Wellbeing app which offers a variety of tools, mindfulness, and positivity
  • Invest in your personal development through training and qualifications
  • Monthly social and charitable events
  • Beer on Tap!!

Job Features

  • Salary

    Competitive salary that rewards your hard work and recognise talent

  • Benefits

    Attractive mix of perks and benefits

  • Tech

    High spec laptops and latest technology

  • Environment

    Flexible Working

  • Development

    In-house and external training courses and qualifications

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    Be rewarded


    At Amdaris, we offer competitive salaries. Your progression is important to us, so we create roadmaps to you learning more and earning more through our performance review and goals.


    Joining Amdaris is just the start of your new chapter. We will ensure you have a clear career development plan so that you can plot your destiny.


    Learning and self-improvement are a core part of our values. Whether you want to get certified or train in new technologies, we will take care of it.


    Amdaris offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits, including time off, opportunities to travel, social events and referral bonuses to name a few.


    Health involves more than medical cover. At Amdaris we provide access to gyms, healthy produce and much more.


    We are geeks and we love tech. We will make sure you have high spec hardware and access to a huge array of software applications so you can work at your best.


    Finished in 2018 and a short walk from the closest train station, our Bristol city centre HQ offers fantastic office space, with breakout areas, classic whiteboards for creative brainstorming sessions, meeting rooms, open kitchen and even a unique, branded “moss wall,” bringing green space into the office. We make sure staff working remotely have everything they need too.