Our Client is embarking on a major change programme that will radically transform the way in which the organisation delivers its services with a focus on self-service supported by effective ICT and digital delivery. Due to growth and expansion they are looking to recruit an experienced Technical Architect.
The role requires an equal balance of technical expertise, gained through current, hands-on involvement in designing and developing applications and excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to quickly develop strong working relationships in dynamic environments. Candidates should ideally have experience in development of transformational digital services on 'brownfield estates’ and / or rapid development, scaling and continuous improvement of very high-volume 'Greenfield’ services.
The Technical Architect will carry out a wide range of activities, from working within a scrum team estimating and planning work, sharing best practice and innovation within a community of practice, designing solutions conforming to security standards and aligned with process. As a senior member of the team breaking down complex problems and identifying steps towards solutions, through to coaching individuals and engaging with non-technical people at all levels of seniority.
You will have:
Degree or significant experience in technical architecture.
Comprehensive and recent experience designing and implementing software systems, i.e. currently engaged in architecting and building high-volume digital services.
Designing and implementing scalable and robust approaches to caching, security and databases (including relational, e.g. MySQL, PostgreSQL, and 'NoSQL’, e.g. Cassandra, MongoDB) Designing and developing micro services.
Automated configuration management, development and testing solutions.
Web programming framework such as Django, Ruby on Rails, Scala / Play etc..
Salary: Upo to £48,500 + fantastic benefits.