Solutions Architect Web Applications - Java & C#

Covent Garden
From £600 to £750 per day
13 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Solutions Architect – Web Applications - Java & C#

My client, are a global Business Information Blue Chip Corporate and they are looking for an experienced Solutions Architect to be based in their Head Office in Central London to work across a number of new global projects.

This will be for an initial 6 month contract to be extended.

They are looking for a full stack solutions architect with a passion for solving complex problems with elegant solutions and who has delivered enterprise scale web applications, operating on large, complex data sets.

You role will entail:

  • Working with large, complex codebases, utilizing varying design strategies and architectural patterns, and enabling teams to innovate and cut through the complexity.
  • Designing Microservices and other strategies for building high-performing, horizontally scalable solutions. They are introducing new architectural paradigms into their business systems and platforms.
  • Architecting time to market instrumentation, performance tuning, monitoring and security best practices.
  • Coding and building infrastructure - their development teams work full-stack, end to end, and own their own environments.
  • Being comfortable getting stuck-in writing code, and working alongside Full-Stack development teams.
  • Be an advocate for test driven development, continuous integration and delivery and bring knowledge of supporting tooling.

Skills and Experience:

  • Must be knowledgeable in multiple programming languages frameworks and libraries ideally with Java and C#/.Net – but you like to use the best language and tool for the job.
  • Experience and preference for hosting in the cloud with serverless computing. AWS and Azure
  • Expert working knowledge of large scale high-performing web applications and big data processing systems.
  • Working knowledge of some of the following :
o Internet Systems and Protocols,

o Distributed Processing Systems,

o Information Retrieval,

o Data Mining,

o SOA technologies,

o Natural Language Processing,

o Containerization,

o Search Technologies, and Graph Databases.

  • Deep experience in one, and ideally both Windows Server and UNIX (Linux) environments.
  • On top of the latest industry, tech, security and infrastructure innovations, and pioneering their implementation in the landscape around you.

If you are looking to work on interesting projects utilising cutting edge web and big data technologies then please get in touch about this excellent contract opportunity

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