Solutions Architect

$140,000 to $170,000
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25 Jul 2022

•Exciting 2-3 year program to digitalise the current system
•Wellington CBD based
•$140,000-$170,000 per annum


Our client is responsible for administering the secondary school assessment system, independent quality assurance of non-university education providers, qualifications recognition and standard setting for some specified unit standards.   


This role is accountable for development of fit for purpose solution architectures that are well aligned with the clients’ strategic direction, target state architectures and approved standards. You will work closely with other architects, analysts, project teams and business representatives to support the delivery of high-quality ICT solutions.


  • Develop and guide solution architecture and design, ensuring designs are fit for purpose, high quality and cost effective.
  • Submit designs to the Architecture Review Board (ARB) for approval and resolve any issues arising
  • Contribute to the development of target state architectures, standards and roadmaps.
  • Provide technical leadership and mentoring
  • Support successful project delivery
  • Identify and assist with the management of security and technical risks (particularly with regard to proposed solutions).
  • Report issues or technical difficulties to Portfolio Manager / Team Leader Architecture as appropriate


  • Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate, build relationships and influence at all levels.
  • Logical, analytical and a critical thinker and problem-solver.
  • Excellent writing and information organisation/management skills.
  • Ability to lead others in a technical environment
  • Designing and developing solutions in AWS and Azure
  • REST API design and development
  • Legacy application overhaul / application modernisation
  • Enterprise Java systems


Click the APPLY button and include your resume and cover letter or for further information please call Samuel Kenning on 022 477 0738

Please note due to current border restrictions we can only consider applications from candidates who are presently based in New Zealand.

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Sam Kenning
Sam Kenning understands the importance of local and global connections as well as building strong relationships.
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