Lead financial services client is now looking to recruit an experienced Solution Architect on an initial 12 month contract at £550 pd in central London. The Solution Architect will ideally have recent experience in solving Open Banking style problems, with a focus on API gateways, integration and identity management. To be considered for this role you will need the following experience: * Recent experience within the financial Services * Experience solving Open Banking problems * Thorough understanding of identity products offering B2B and CIAM functionality; hosting, design and configuration * Thorough understanding of API gateway products; hosting, design and configuration (Ideally involved in selection process or understands the outcome of a selection process) * Thorough understanding of identity products offering B2B and CIAM functionality; hosting, design and configuration * Comfortable designing REST based APIs for financial services * Thorough understanding of ESB products, design and usage * Thorough understanding of messaging platforms and patterns * Solid general Java development background If you are an experienced Solution Architect with the required skills please respond to this ad in the first instance with an up to date version of your CV for review. The JM Group is operating and advertising as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for interim / contract / temporary positions. The JM Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds.