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IoT Solution Architect


Corby, GB, NN17 5JF London, GB, N1C 4AG

Brand:  RS Components
Function:  Digital & Technology

IoT Solutions Architect

Corby NN17 5JF (remote working available)


As a IIoT Solutions Architect you will be delivering the architecture to allow RS Components to build a globally scalable SaaS platform for Industrial IoT. You will provide technical leadership and design solutions using the latest technologies to explore and decided on the right emerging technology.

Reporting to the Head of Industrial IoT Technology, you will be a part of an organisation that promotes personal development, growth and career progression and who will provide you with the tools and training you need to excel in the industry.

We’ve been on an incredible journey, but the best is yet to come; are you ready to join us?


What You Will Do

Within this position you will create and elaborate the heart of the architecture for a SaaS platform. You will  integrate 3rd party software into a coherent overall solution ensuring compliance with relevant security standards. You will be working collaboratively in an agile environment with Product Owners and the Customer Success Manager to define the technology required to meet customer needs.


What Will You Bring To the Role

  • As an experienced AWS architect you will understand CloudFormation/SAM, serverless microservices. AWS IoT experience will be desirable.
  • You will have experience of architectural design to create scalable systems.
  • You will have experience in modelling, defining and writing RESTful API specifications
  • Agile/Lean mindset, can produce detailed design documentation for developers within scrum timelines.
  • Previous experience of integrating systems such as PaaS, IaaS and on premise technologies.
  • Experience in designing architectures for web and mobile solutions which are secure and robust.   
  • You love to experiment and follow emerging trends in tech. 
  • You adept at managing your stakeholders which includes colleagues at all levels with ECM
  • You will have a developer background using languages such as Java, Javascript and node.js.


The good stuff

Innovators and pioneers. Rebels and creators. A global organization of optimists and specialists with big ambitions for the future. You can take control of your future here at RS. We offer all the benefits you’d expect to receive in a progressive global business.

We recognise that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone. In this role, we can confidently offer the following flexible working patterns:

  • Working remotely - from home or any other work location
  • Working flexibly - flexing the times when you work in the day to help you fit everything in and work when you are the most productive. If you need some flexibility, please just ask us and we’ll be happy to discuss it with you.

Grow in our learning and inclusive culture and be rewarded for your success. Whoever you are, whatever you do and wherever you are; it all starts here. Are you ready to explore the possibilities?


We are RS

We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive culture where our people get to bring their true self work every day and thrive. We recognise that a diverse and representative workforce is critical to our success, and our aim is to create a business where people can be their best selves. Our employees expect this as a matter of course and it is fundamental to how we attract, develop, and hold on to the best talent.

We recruit and develop employees who are the best suited to the requirements of the job role, regardless of gender, ethnic origin, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability.  We believe everyone should be able to bring their true self to work and be given the opportunities to succeed.  If you require any adjustments during this process to ensure you can bring your true self, please let us know.

We recognise that we’re not perfect when it comes to being a truly diverse organisation yet.  However, we are passionate about diversity and are proactively working to build an organisation where everyone can see themselves succeed here.

Increasingly powered by digital technology, we’re our customers’ one-stop-shop for electronic products and industrial components. We began in a north-west London garage supplying spare parts to radio repair shops back in 1937 and we’ve kept transforming for over 80 years. Today, we’re using digital globally to revolutionise the way we do business and strengthen our position as the people engineers turn to for help, advice and knowledge.

We’re proud of what we’ve done, but we’re not sitting back. We’re always looking to make the customer experience simpler, faster and easier. We’re transforming markets and the impact of technology. We’ve widened our services portfolio with innovations from procurement and inventory solutions to 24/7 product support.

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