Contract Technical Architect

Formula Recruitment Limited
London (Greater)
£550 - £700 Per Day
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Contract / Technical Architect / Microservices / Digital Transformation / UK Travel 3 days per week

Duration: 6 Months

Rate: £550 - £700 Per Day

Outside IR35

A global technology solutions provider is recruiting a number of contract Technical Architects to join a new client project. You will join the existing consulting team to architect and design new technical solutions from scratch for a very well-known UK business. As Technical Architect, you will form part of a Scrum team working with the engineers to spearhead their microservices approach, working with a lean high performing team to scale their existing platform.

As the Technical Architect, you?ll be spearheading a squad of super smart collaborative engineers designing and developing RESTful web services. Helping them to learn and collaborate in an Extreme Programming (XP) environment, whilst working with senior business stakeholders to facilitate architecture decisions towards the end client.

The Technical Architect should have the following:

  • Identifying the organisation's needs
  • Breaking down large-scale projects into manageable chunks
  • Working out which IT products to use based on cost-benefit analysis and research
  • Agreeing plans with the client
  • Explaining to designers and developers what's required and overseeing the progress
  • Producing documents that monitor progress and ensure the quality of the project
  • Advising the client on managing future IT needs
  • Strong OO Programming skills in 1 or more OpenSource language ? Java, Scala, JavaScript, Python, PHP
  • Ability to provide technical leadership to a team
  • Understanding of solid Extreme Programming (XP) such as TDD, Code reviews and Pair Programming.

This is great contract Technical Architect role for someone looking to join a credible digital solutions partner who are seen as an extension and thought leader to their clients. Helping to shape their microservices architecture with an awesome cross-functional team.

Duration: 6 Months

Rate: £500 - £550 per day

Contract / Technical Architect / Microservices / Digital Transformation / UK Travel 3 days per week

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