Solution Architect

If you are a Solution Architect looking for your next career challenge, there has never been a better time to join the expanding team at Allianz UK. We are offering an exciting and interesting position for an experienced Solution Architect looking for a varied job role and to progress their career path. This is a fantastic opportunity to work closely with key stakeholders both within our IT Division and our business areas ensuring the delivery of a varied portfolio of work.

Main duties:

Solutions Architects within Allianz are required to work closely with all Project team members notably the Portfolio Architect, Project Manager, Business Analyst, Developers, Testers and other Solution Architects and Solution Analysts to ensure the architecture, solution design, build and deployment delivers the right solution in line with the wider strategy and reference architectures, standards and guidelines. The main focus of the role is to be an active and useful member of the solution design team responsible for delivering the required level of architecture and design for each piece of work and liaise with the relevant Design Authorities and Senior Stakeholders through the approval process.

This is a great opportunity to develop your skills as a Solutions Architect and become a core part of a successful IT Department.

Essential skills:

  • Solution Architecture (specifically but not restricted to Application Architecture)

Desirable skills:

  • Java/J2EE
  • Oracle
  • FileNet
  • Adabas/Natural
  • Archiving and Deletion tools
  • TOGAF certified would be advantageous


  • Excellent solution architecture and design skills
  • Large program/project involvement
  • Experience of working on smaller pieces of work as the sole architecture and design contributor
  • End to End and Agile project lifecycle participation, feasibility to post-implementation support
  • Experience of working autonomously
  • General insurance background would be advantageous
  • Ability to quickly understand business processes and design solutions to deliver these

Job reference information
Advertiser Allianz Insurance Plc
Contact Name Allianz Insurance Plc
Telephone (Please reference Dice when calling)
Reference PCK32-12924_1490020379