Technical Architect - Vauxhall - Fintech

London (Greater)
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
What you’ll need to do:Write code! This is a very hands-on role, there are no ivory towers hereContinually improving our operational processes and technologyGuiding teams to deliver flexible, scalable but pragmatic solutionsDefining and implementing the engineering strategy. You will be working with the leadership team to define technology direction influenced by the business strategyAssess the viability and value of new technologies and patterns, working to ensure we align with the business’s technical aims for scalability and growthWork with the wider engineering team to define and implement technical standards and improvements
Experience Required:Have 5+ years’ experience in a Technical Architecture roleHave been a significant contributor to at least one IT strategyYou are proficient in more than one programming language. We are looking for someone who has a broad view across technology with the ability to dive into the detail when requiredHave worked with a release pipeline that adheres to the principles of Continuous DeliveryWorked with services/applications built on an Event Driven ArchitectureHave experience across the stack covering the front-end to the database and everything in between
Nice to have:Worked in a regulated industry, particularly Financial ServicesMitigated the scalability/maintainability problems of a legacy systemEither designed or significantly enhanced the design of a publicly accessible APIInvolved in the expansion of a product into multiple marketsExperience delivering talks at conferences and meetups
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