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Solutions Architect

Role: Solutions Architect

Location: Flexibly remote from one of our UK hubs (Bristol, Edinburgh, Harrogate, London, Manchester or Oxford)

Contract: Full-time, Permanent

Remuneration Range: Competitive

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Project manage ongoing ERP & Management Information project involving Azure Synapse and Power BI alongside internal stakeholders and external subcontractors, providing technical skills as required.  
  • Plan and project manage integration with current systems (e.g. Netsuite, Hubspot, HiBob, LearnAmp, and PinPoint HRIS).  
  • Plan and project manage integration with future systems and data loads into existing Azure Synapse data warehouse.  
  • Plan and project manage data migration/harmonisation for mergers and acquisitions  
  • Drive improvements in design, efficiency, manageability, and costs for the existing Azure Synapse data warehouse.  
  • Document architecture and maintain key system schema information for other teams to use for integration.  
  • Liaise with Automation Team to support automation redesign in Azure Automation .  
  • Liaise with Automation Team to support automation redesign using Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery Pipelines and Azure Functions. 

About Anthesis 

Anthesis is the sustainability activator!

Proud to be a B Corp, we seek to make a significant contribution to a world which is more resilient and productive. We do this by working with cities, corporates, investors and other organisations to drive sustainable performance. We develop financially driven sustainability strategies, underpinned by technical expertise and delivered by innovative collaborative teams across the world. The company combines the reach of big professional services groups with the deep expertise of boutiques.

Anthesis has clients across industry sectors from corporate multinationals such as Reckitt Benckiser, Cisco, Tesco, The North Face and Target, and also supports early-stage companies through Anthesis Ventures. The company brings together 1000+ experts operating in 42 countries around the world and has offices in Andorra, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, the Middle East, the Philippines, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, the UK, and the US.

At Anthesis we value both the wellbeing and the professional development of our people by doing our best to make Anthesis a great place to work. Our identity, values, and the quality of our work are vested in our people and we want you to thrive, develop and succeed here.

As an equal opportunity’s employer, we value diversity in our workforce and make our decisions based on skills and experience – the only thing that differentiates you is your talent and the value you bring. We understand that diverse ideas breed extraordinary results by inspiring our thinking, challenging our solutions and enhancing our culture. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability.

Summary of Role: 

Ongoing growth requires a consistent approach to integrating core IT systems to provide business intelligence, better governance, and improved automation of standardised requests. Anthesis requires an experienced Solutions Architect to advise, implement, and manage the integration of key systems (e.g. NetSuite, HubSpot, HiBob, and Azure AAD) via Azure Synapse. The role will liaise directly with key stakeholders in Finance, HR, Marketing, and IT to ensure the business objectives of the integration are achieved. The role will also involve merging/migrating IT systems of any acquisitions into global systems. The role will also link strategically into the wider IT Team to ensure that the integration will support a redesign of Anthesis’ automation infrastructure. This role will report to CFO / IT Director.

Key Requirements: 

  • Experience with Project Management
  • Experience with Azure infrastructure
  • Experience with Azure Synapse
  • Experience with SQL databases & T-SQL
  • Experience with Power BI
  • English language
  • Desirable Experience with: HubSpot CRM, SharePoint, HiBob HRIS, Oracle NetSuite ERP , or DevOps environment using Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery pipelines
  • Spanish language a plus
  • Previous background or passion for sustainability preferred;
  • Curious, globally minded and enthusiastic;
  • Organised, methodical and analytical;
  • Effective time management and organisational skills. Ability to respond positively to pressure and take a flexible approach to a dynamic, fast moving and changing work environment;
  • Work well with a wide range of people on a global basis;
  • Proactive with the ability and confidence to use initiative;

Your Benefits (UK Only): 

  • Work within a highly motivated team in an innovative and rapidly growing global company
  • Opportunity to have a direct impact and be a key part of the growth and development of the business and the team
  • Work solely on projects that have an impact on the sustainability and climate change goals/challenges for clients
  • Opportunity to work with, collaborate with and learn from sustainability SME’s who are passionate about the work they do and the impact Anthesis can have
  • Exposure to a wide range of clients and projects on a global basis
  • Competitive salary in line with, experience and skills
  • Competitive benefits including flexible working, 25 days holiday and two volunteering days off and the day off for your Birthday!
  • Cooperative, supportive and open working atmosphere.