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Senior Solutions Architect

Published20th June
Job Type
Job TypePermanent
LocationUnited Kingdom
ConsultantLouisa Dickins
SectorSmart Buildings/ Smart Homes
Salary70,000 - 90,000 / Year

My client offer end-to-end solutions including Smart Building Technologies, IoT, Audio Visual Solutions, Telecommunication Systems and much more.


My client is a provider of commercial Smart Building & Technology solutions. They offer end-to-end solutions including Smart Building Technologies, IoT, Audio Visual Solutions, Telecommunication Systems and much more. They are unique in their ability to provide an integrated approach to our clients’ needs, ensuring that client brand and communication goals are met in a powerful combination of relevant solutions.

They are growing internationally as a “Full-Stack” Smart Building Contractor. This “full-stack approach” encompasses the data layer, where they leverage their expertise as a Master Systems Integrator (MSI). The company’s installation team manages hardware integration, deploying smart technologies like Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ) sensors and space analytics systems. They also offer software platforms, including their own and third-party systems, providing insights and management solutions for smart buildings.

Master Systems Integrator (MSI)

My client’s Master Systems Integrator (MSI) Service ensure all intelligent building systems within a smart building communicate properly, they collaborate with the client and all project stakeholders to ensure systems will be accessible and usable, while developing software layers for integration, aggregation and communication of the buildings systems including but not limited to:

• Amazon (AWS) IoT Core / Google (GCP) IoT Core
• Safety & Security – Intruder, Fire, Access Control, CCTV, Lifts
• Telecommunications & IT Systems – UC, In-Building Cellular
• Audio Visual Systems – Digital Signage, Wayfinding, Info Kiosks
• M&E Systems – BMS, HVAC, Lighting
• Room, Desk & Parking Booking Systems • Space Analytics Systems
• Energy Monitoring Systems (EMS)

Their MSI Clients include some of the largest Technology Companies in the world which are pushing the boundaries of what is possible with Smart Buildings. Their Team is made up of Project Managers, Network & Software Engineers, Building Services Engineers, Controls specialists and System Architects.

What’s the opportunity? (Role)

My client specialises in MSI, software, and AV/SI hardware. The overarching objective of this role is to oversee these core business functions to ensure alignment with strategic business objectives and efficient project delivery. The role will report to the Chief Operating Officer with a dotted line to the Managing Director.

The Senior Solutions Architect (SSA) is crucial for transforming conceptual designs into detailed, secure, and technically sound plans for smart buildings. The SSA oversees technical performance and security while integrating third-party hardware and software systems. The role involves collaborating with software engineers, building services engineers, 3rd party vendors, and CAD/BIM designers to deliver a comprehensive solution.

What will you be doing? (Responsibilities)

• Design Development: Translate conceptual designs into detailed solutions

• Technical Oversight: Ensure technical performance and security for smart building systems

• Collaboration: Work with cross-functional teams, including software engineers, building services engineers, and CAD/BIM designers

• Vendor Technical Management: Manage third-party vendors/partners and specialist subcontractors from a Technical Standpoint, including identifying, selecting, engineering, and quality.

• Trend Analysis: Stay updated with emerging industry trends

•Research: Gain an in-depth understanding of available smart building software platforms, technologies and their capabilities.

What do you need? (Requirements)

• Honours Bachelor’s degree or higher in Engineering, Software, or a related field
• Experience in the Smart Building sector
• Strong background in software, serverless design
• Strong background in AWS, GCP or Similar Clouds
• Proficiency in managing third-party vendors and subcontractors
• Familiarity with IoT, networks, and APIs
• Excellent communication and project management skills
• Excellent mentoring skills to develop the growing team

Who should apply? (Person)

The Senior Solutions Architect (SSA) should possess a strong background in software and engineering, with a deep understanding of smart building technologies. This person should excel in project management, be adept at integrating various systems, and stay current with industry trends.

Strong leadership skills, effective communication, and the ability to manage cross-functional teams are essential. Given my client’s focus on human-centric smart buildings, this leader should also be innovative and committed to improving the overall building experience.

Benefits of joining my client in the Senior Solutions Architect Role

• They pride themselves on its exceptional and motivated people and you will be joining a professional, warm, welcoming and enthusiastic team.
• The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with a broad and diverse range of technologies.
• Hybrid Working Options
• Pension Scheme
• Income Protection and Death in Service scheme • Membership of Employee Assistance Programme
• Excellent opportunity to advance your career and progress within the Group.
• Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications + performance-related bonus


This role can be facilitated in a remote working environment in the UK, preferably in the Greater London area.

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