Solutions Architect

DP Connect Limited
£45k - £50k pa + Flexi-time, pension, 36/day hols
04 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Experienced Solutions Architect required to join the Information Technology team of a unique and recognised financial services organisation based in Central Glasgow. This role exists to support our clients vision and mission by defining the architecture and design of applications in support of projects within a wider change programme. You will also be expected to support the definition of application and technology roadmaps and provide technical leadership to your colleagues.

Key Technical Experience:

Strong generalist experience in a wide range of areas including:

Awareness of enterprise architecture frameworks
Contributing to business cases to support future projects
Working with software delivery partners in a multi-vendor environment, including pre-Contract engagement, preparation of invitations to tender and tender evaluation
Agile and Waterfall project delivery methodologies

Candidates must also have specialist experience in several of the following:

Knowledge of continuous integration tools and techniques
Experience of telephony and IVR systems, IVR analytics tools, CRM implementations, Document management solutions
Cloud Services
Enterprise integration patterns and tooling
Design and/or development of applications in a multi-tiered environment using the Java language and related technologies
Design and/or development of applications in an Oracle 12c database environment and related technologies - Oracle Forms, PL/SQL
Design of data stores using SQL and/or NoSQL database technologies - Oracle, MongoDB
Design and/or development of applications that use asynchronous messaging systems for integration
CI/CD techniques

The Solutions Architect will have a wide ranging scope of responsibilities across technical design, strategic development and innovation, stakeholder relationships, governance and assurance and continuous improvement.

Candidates must have demonstrable experience in providing estimates/sizing, have excellent written and verbal communication skills (including presenting to small and large groups) and an ability to self-start and work autonomously.

In return, our client can offer:

Generous 36 days holiday (including public holidays)
Option to buy extra and/or sell annual leave
Annual performance related payment scheme
Range of flexible working options including flexitime
Help towards the cost of professional subscriptions relevant to your job role
Modern and vibrant working environments with break out and welfare areas

For immediate consideration, please send your CV and a brief cover note detailing your interest to the details below.

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