We have roles available in the UK across a number of locations including Telford, Southend, Worthing, Holborn, Manchester, Leeds and Newcastle. Capgemini supports flexible and home working, but we are looking for people who are able to travel to client sites, are flexible in terms of assignment location and are prepared to stay away from home if required.
An overview of the role
The Cloud and Digital Architect has a key role in defining and delivering Digital Government and Cloud Migration. You should thrive on variety and enjoy working across the full lifecycle of a project. Examples include helping to define the client's roadmap, creating a vision for a service, working closely with agile teams, creating automated continuous delivery pipelines and working with DevOps teams to understand and improve the service in production. We want passionate, energetic technologists who can create solutions, work with clients, lead development teams and help with winning new work.
You will work closely with the platform engineers and developers, owning the technical solution, getting your hands dirty where required and ensuring that the team use the most up to date tools and techniques to deliver excellent digital services and cloud migrations for UK government departments.
Why this role?
As a Capgemini Architect you will be assigned to the Capgemini HMRC Market Unit working across a number of major Public Sector clients. You will be primarily working with Cloud and Digital technologies such as micro-services, containers, cloud migration, infrastructure as code and CI/CD. The team generally have an engineering background combined with customer facing skills, commercial acumen, proven technology experience and a project delivery track record. You will get to work with a set of technologies and ways of working that are starting to define the industry supported by an excellent platform engineering team, who are at the forefront of this technology.
• Experience of client facing roles
• Practical experience of delivering in a cloud-based environment
• Experience of DevOps tooling and their place in a solution (Jenkins, Puppet, Docker, Kubernetes etc.)
• Strong software engineering/development/cloud background
• Recent experience of delivering web-based services, RESTful APIs , complex integrations or cloud migrations
• Experience of modern software architectures such as micro-services
• Experience in delivering using Agile
• Experience and passion for leading teams of software engineers and platform engineers.
Additional skills also of interest:
• NoSQL databases - differences, selection criteria, delivery experience
• Development frameworks such as Play!, Dropwizard, angular.js, node.js.
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Learning and Development
There's an endless amount to learn at Capgemini, and an endless number of ways to do so. So, you'll also have unique training opportunities to take advantage of. Some of our consultants even have the chance to go to Les Fontaine (near Paris, France), where we host a conference. Outside of dedicated training, everyone makes time to help and support one another - collaboration is encouraged across all of our teams.
Capgemini positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. We are committed to hiring, developing and retaining the best people to deliver innovative, world-class solutions for our clients. We foster an inclusive culture that enables everyone to achieve their full potential and enjoy a fulfilling career with us. Our comprehensive flexible benefits package and lifestyle policies enable our employees to balance their individual, family and work-life needs.
Capgemini is a global leader in consulting, digital transformation, technology and engineering services. The Group is at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of clients' opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. Building on its strong 50-year+ heritage and deep industry-specific expertise, Capgemini enables organisations to realise their business ambitions through an array of services from strategy to operations. Capgemini is driven by the conviction that the business value of technology comes from and through people. Today, it is a multicultural company of 270,000 team members in almost 50 countries. With Altran, the Group reported 2019 combined revenues of €17billion.
This role is open to applications through our Relaunch@Capgemini programme for individuals who have been on a Career Break of between 2 and 10 years. We understand that you won't necessarily match every requirement on the job description but please do apply for the vacancy that best meets your area of expertise. Further details on the programme can be found at https://www.capgemini.com/gb-en/careers/relaunchcapgemini/"
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