Technical Architect

United Kingdom
£90k - £105k pa + Bons + Bens
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, dynamic, business focused, with good communication skills and excel at problem solving covering software and infrastructure. Responsibilities *Ownership of the technical road map, the long term vision and ultimately the final solutions *Collaborate with teams to provide the guidelines and support to ensure high quality solutions *Provide technical support and help with problem resolution *Break down and refine features to provide high level estimates and ensure architectural and non-functional requirements are captured *Ensure that regulatory, legal and compliance concerns are captured and addressed *Perform technical comparison analysis versus competitor solutions *Ensure that overseen work streams are aligned with the company objectives *Liaise with other parts of the company to ensure that integration requirements with reporting, CRM, SEO, etc. are identified and addressed *Mentor and support members of the team to develop their technical abilities Required experience *Java and the related technologies *Continuous delivery and integration *Highly distributed systems *Agile methodologies, e.g. Scrum, XP, Kanban, etc *System integration, e.g. messaging, REST *Demonstrable work experience with production grade setups for one or more of the following: oSpark and underlaying infrastructure or similar oDocker plus a container orchestration system, ideally Kubernetes Desirable specific experience *Domain Driven Design *NoSQL *Distributed cache systems *Event sourcing *Experience with people/team management *Message brokers, e.g. ActiveMQ, Kafka *Cloud platforms, ideally Google Cloud Platform (PubSub, Dataflow, GCE) *API development IQ Tech are a specialist recruitment firm with a straight-talking approach and an impressive contacts book. We are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy and are an Equal Opportunities employer who welcomes applicants from all backgrounds.
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