Software Architect (Java 8, Microservices, Play, Scala, Scrum)

Anson McCade
£65,000 - £85,000 + package
13 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Software Architect (Java 8, Microservices, Play, Scala, Scrum)

A leading digital services engineering team is growing its capability and needs a talented Software Architect to define and build elegant digital solutions in a fast paced environment.

You will provide technical leadership to a team of highly skilled Developers and coach them in their development as Engineers. Already known as Digital innovators and disruptors within their sector, you will get the opportunity to work on some of the most exciting solutions being created and developed in the UK utilising the latest and greatest in bleeding edge tech.

Constantly improving their digital offerings and shifting the technical boundaries, my client needs ‘out of the box’ thinkers with a passion for all things Java, Mobile, Web and Digital.


  • Act as point of contact for software architecture and design queries/decisions;
  • Define and build software solutions considering maturity, integrity, stability, scale, maintainability and user profile;
  • Articulate the different architectural views to depict aspects of the solution and common mechanisms for interactions between software components;
  • Know the longer term technical strategy and how the solution will consider this, whilst ensuring the software solution is compatible with the overall architecture;
  • Appreciate non-technology aspects of the software solution (eg business strategy, process improvement) ;
  • Support the solution throughout its construction, providing support to the development community;
  • Convince the team to adhere to and effectively leverage the software architecture and maintain modifications in architecturally relevant documents;
  • Assist in building an effective team of developers;

Detailed knowledge in the following concepts is required:

  • Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery
  • Agile/Lean Development
  • DevOps
  • Infrastructure as Code
  • Automated Deployment of code
  • Configuration Automation
  • Cloud Computing and AWS
  • Automated provisioning and scaling

A flavour of the Tech:

  • J2EE
  • Scala
  • Play Framework
  • MongoDB
  • Hibernate
  • JSONMicroservices
  • Docker
  • PuppetSBT
  • Selenium
  • Eclipse
  • Maven
  • EJB
  • J2SE
  • REST
  • Java SE/EE
  • JBOSS / Tomcat

For further information or to register your interest, call Stephen White on 020 7780 6700 or send across your CV .

Reference: AMC*SW/SCL9820

Type: Permanent

Location: Worthing

Position: Software Architect

Duration: Permanent

Salary: £65,000 - £85,000 + package

Contact: Stephen White

Telephone: 020 7780 6700

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