Technical Designer (Java, React)

Head Resourcing
£40000 - £55000 per annum
09 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you fancy leading and supporting the design of strategic and innovative technical solutions to help shape and define the customer experience? If so I am looking for an experienced Technical Designer to join a financial services client in the heart of Glasgow. Working within the Channels and Digital area you will help shape and define the customer's experience, along with the supporting back office enterprise applications. This is a senior role responsible for technical Design for key projects. In general, designs will involve a wide range of technologies and business areas. The role is all about, - Delivering high level designs in support of strategic and architectural direction taking into account best practice and long term vision. - Ensuring that designs meet business needs and are developed and governed through the appropriate agile or traditional model. - Providing technology leadership across project teams ensuring that direction is communicated and understood. - Working closely with the Channels and Digital Architecture and Design team, the business and other IT colleagues to ensure that design options are documented and reviewed - Working closely with third party delivery teams to ensure they have the necessary support and governance to deliver. - Considering delivery approach as part of design and shaping solutions for delivery. - Reviewing of designs produced by others. - Coordination of activities of other designers to support the bank's business projects. In order to be successful in the role we need you to have, - Proven design experience across a variety of technologies and platforms. - A good understanding of software delivery methodologies (e.g. waterfall, agile etc.). - The ability to communicate complex ideas in simple terms. - The ability to influence key technical and business stakeholders. - Experience of working with third party delivery partners. - Exposure to different design methodologies, e.g. Agile (Kanban, Scrum) - Exposure to Microservice and event driven architectures - Exposure to React Framework and Web App Development and Architecture. - Exposure to working with Java applications. - Exposure to working with a Platform As A Service (PAAS) - Exposure with API's. If you are interested in finding out more, then please send across your CV at your earliest convenience.