Solution Architect

Ref No. EMP442331
Salary £60,000 - £69,000/annum
Benefits Additonal Benefits
Location London, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Applicants Required

Introduction

Our Client is seeking an innovative Solution Architect to lead on a series of workstreams' covering multiple teams and locations. This work is a critical part of a modernisation project.

Important

Familiarity with more than one development language, such C#, Java, JavaScript or COBOL

The Job

Role and Objectives

  • Take ownership and drive forward the future planning of the overall solution with a view to positioning it at the forefront of the range of solution options available in the sector
  • Initiate and oversee the design and development of additional functionality and capabilities within the overall solution
  • Promote a culture of dynamism and continuous improvement across the workstreams'
  • Produce high quality design and architecture documentation, and review documentation produced by others to ensure it meets expected standards
  • Present concepts and proposals to a variety of audiences at different levels
  • Act as Technical Design Authority, ensuring the stability and supportability of the assurance systems through architectural and interface design approval, technical and quality
  • Ensure the overall architecture approach, the individual components and integration layers are fit for purpose as a cohesive solution.
  • Coordinate with the team on current and future projects
  • Actively seek out opportunities for harnessing new or enhanced technologies to address current and/or future business needs
  • Support functionality enhancements, designing and developing solutions and reviewing proposed changes for impacts of the change
  • Assist the Scrum teams developing modern and innovative solutions for the client
  • Work as an integral team member with the Programme Manager and Product Owner in driving development and BAU support activities
  • Lead visualisation of architecture and documentation across a diverse range of mainframes technologies, including within a "system of systems" environment that includes

Skill-Set

  • Familiarity with ITIL and involvement with ITIL processes, reviews, and Major Incidents
  • Familiarity with more than one development language, such C#, Java, JavaScript or COBOL
  • Understanding of Web Services / Message Queuing / Service Oriented Architecture and other Enterprise Integration Patterns
  • Familiarity with Database technologies
  • Understanding of Windows and Linux
  • Exposure to CTI telephone concepts
  • Experience working within an Agile and DevOps methodology is preferred
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Visual Studio and TFS preferred
  • Experience in a lead architect role is important
  • Familiarity with TOGAF concepts is essential, and certification would be preferred

Please note, the successful applicant will be required to gain SC Clearance prior to start

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