Java Architect SC Cleared circa £80K+, Jobs, West Yorkshire, 684

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Java Architect - SC Cleared - circa £80K+ - West Yorkshire

Ref: 684 Date Posted: Tuesday 04 Sep 2018
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SceneOne’s Global Systems Integrator client is an IT innovator across multiple business domains having successfully delivered industry-wide custom solutions. One of their more recent documented successes have come in the Public Sector. To complement their growth, they are looking to add an experienced Java Architect to join their team in West Yorkshire.

Note: Suitable candidates must hold valid SC Clearance 

The Role: 

The primary responsibility of this role is to lead the planning and implementation of IT architecture-based initiatives. The role will be working and leading across multiple business functions to define and gain consensus on current and future state architecture and direction for customer organisations and on pre-sales work. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical direction to all teams. Contribute to and lead the definition, evolution and adherence to platform and product architecture in line with business goals.
  • Define and own architectural best practice design for software solutions required as both extensions to existing products and new disruptive innovations alike
  • Lead and manage software architects. Mentor wider team members on architectural best practice & patterns, development techniques, principles and processes
  • Translate business needs into system solutions making maximum use of available tools while ensuring longer term supportability of the architecture.
  • Hands on approach. Lead the development and maintenance of scalable and robust enterprise (JEE) applications
  • Evaluate possible solutions and designs to establish best approach in terms of customer outcome, architecture and cost. Including prototyping, technical spikes and proofs of concept

Key Skills:

  • 2+ years of recent experience in a Software architecture role
  • 5+ years of recent experience in Java software development
  • Strong Experience of cloud (or hybrid) hosted enterprise applications (preferably AWS)
  • Demonstrable knowledge and implementation experience of Enterprise Application Architectures/Integration and associated patterns.
  • Strong demonstrable experience of Object Oriented Analysis & Design and accompanying design patterns


The Package:

A competitive basic salary of circa £80K+ depending on experience, with extensive learning, development and progression opportunities and a generous benefits package. For more information please send your CV to or call 0141 899 0056.