Technical Architect - Stockport - £65K (PHP / Java)

Adria Solutions Limited
£60k - £65k pa + + Benefits
11 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Technical Architect - Stockport - £65K (PHP / Java / JavaScript / RoR).

Our growing client based in Stockport is currently looking for a skilled Technical Architect with strong understanding of Cloud technologies.

You will be designing and developing software and technologies to enhance our client's compliance services in the market. This position plays a key role within each phase of the software development lifecycle and will work cross functionally with the company's infrastructure, security, data warehouse, and other development teams.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

* Serves as Technical Lead for members of the Scrum team.
* Responsible for analysis, design, development and management of large-scale distributed applications.
* Assists with defining architecture definition, system structure, logical and physical vies, architectural principles and software security
* Identifies methodologies for service-oriented analysis and design
* Conducts use-case, analysis, design, and deployment models, including adding elements used for testing and verification to the design.
* Incorporates existing code and reusable assets in the development of a new application.
* Creates, imports, and revises requirements, attributes, and requirement documents
* Describes Web services, and explain how they support the realization of SOA solutions
* Utilisation of software engineering patterns and principles, such as model-view-controller.

Development Competencies:

* Strong understanding of Cloud computing technologies
* Technical leadership, including responsibility and authority, steering a team, assisting developers with technical problems, development and debugging skills, technical coaching and mentoring
* OOP concepts and implementation, OOAD, Design patterns
* Target industry analysis and solution architecture strategies.
* Deep understanding of software development processes including source control, build processes, continuous integration, automated testing.
* Secure coding practices and familiarity with OWASP
* Secure design and familiarity with MVC architectures and BPM workflows
* Understanding of rapid development and continuous release methods
* Ability to protect all forms of highly confidential and proprietary business information and ability to maintain the highest standards of privacy and security.
* Ability to follow and abide by all information and security policies and practices.

Key areas: Ruby on Rails, PHP, Java, JavaScript, Polymer, OOP, SOA

Supervisory Responsibilities

No Direct, but indirect leadership, mentoring and coaching within the team

Required Education and/or Experience

* B.S. in Computer Science, or related degree and equivalent experience. Master's degree strongly preferred
* Demonstrated experience developing Cloud based software services.
* Demonstrated success developing business solutions, integration technologies, and web-services, against non-functional requirements including performance, scalability, maintainability and security (OWASP, WASC).
* Demonstrated experience with open source development platforms, Web Services design, Enterprise Application, Integration, various database, middleware technologies and ORM technologies.

Experience with formal software development processes and methodologies such as XP, SCRUM, Kanban
* Experience implementing mobile-first responsive design and architecture.
* Minimum of 10+ years software development experience, including open source technology:
o Web Development: HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, JSON, XML
o Web Services: SOA, XML, XSL, SOAP, REST, Spring MVC, Spring Boot
o Application Development: Ruby, PHP, Python, JavaScript/Polymer, Go (Golang), Java
o Application Design: Model-View-Controller (MVC), Object Oriented, RESTful services / APIs
o Data-Layer Development: MySQL, NoSQL (Memcache, Redis, Elasticache), ORM
* Expertise in at least two functional languages, with a focus on:
o Ruby
o Java
o JavaScript
* Able to technically describe in detail:
o Full web technology stack (e.g. HTTP, cookies, headers, caching, asset pipelines)
o Application Program Interfaces (APIs), Messaging Software and Interoperability Techniques and Standards

* Demonstrated experience with:
o Developing high quality, performant, and maintainable applications
o Gathering and documenting technical requirements and specifications
o Multiple development methodologies including Scrum, and/or Agile, and test-driven development
o Disciplined approach to software engineering best practices (e.g. unit testing, code reviews, design documentation, quality assurance)

Technical Architect - Stockport - £65K (PHP / Java / JavaScript / RoR).

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to ************************** or call ************ for more information.

Technical Architect - Stockport - £65K (PHP / Java / JavaScript / RoR).

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