Solutions Architect

ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
£65000 per annum + plus bonus and bens
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Solutions Architect

Reigate, Surrey

Circa £65k plus bonus and bens

Azure, Cloud,

Solutions Architect is required by leading, vibrant and rapidly expanding financial organisation based in the heart of Reigat. This role will see you designing and assisting in delivering technical solutions in line with the company's business and systems strategies, digital transformation objectives, standards and policies. You will design high-quality bespoke Cloud, Web, and other innovative solutions using appropriate, industry-standard tools and technologies; contribute to the ongoing development and delivery of system roadmaps and overall system strategy and work closely with the business community to identify new opportunities of how & where technology can be used to provide business benefit.

Key Requirements:
  • Minimum of 5 years commercial experience working in technology, ideally within Financial Services
  • Demonstrable commercial experience of performing the role of Solution Architect, ideally in an agile framework
  • Self-Motivated and driven, able to work with little supervision, with a demonstrable track record in delivering large-scale and/or complex solutions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to communicate complex technical concepts clearly and appropriately to a technical and non-technical audience
  • A demonstrable personal interest in technology
  • In-depth knowledge of the Microsoft development technology stack and a demonstrable record in developing and architecting Microsoft-based applications
  • A demonstrable ability to handle multiple concurrent initiatives
  • Proven ability to work in a collaborative agile environment and to coach and mentor others
  • Knowledge of architecture design patterns (SOA, micro-services, API first, connected systems, CQRS etc.)
  • Visual Studio, TFS/VSTS and architecting .Net applications (Core/WCF/ADO/EF)
  • Web architecture design and Web development (MVC/HTML/JavaScript/CSS/XML/Mobile)
  • API development (Web API/REST/API Management)
  • CI/CD, BDD/DDD and supporting tools/frameworks, DevOps
  • Monitoring and Logging Frameworks
  • Architecting scalable cloud solutions in Microsoft Azure
  • SQL Server and other database technologies (NoSQL/Blob etc.)
  • Knowledge and understanding of actuarial and finance systems
  • Experience of working with regulated financial services companies
  • Experience of integrating in-house applications with third party solutions
  • Experience of integrating with and/or migrating solutions to a cloud environment
  • Experience of either developing or designing solutions using BizTalk, Service Bus or other integration technologies
  • Experience in Microsoft Dynamics CRM

For a full consultation on this role please send your CV immediately to Arc IT.
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