Java Technical Architect circa £85K+, Jobs, Surrey, Croydon, 804

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Java Technical Architect - circa £85K+ - Croydon

Information Technology
Ref: 804 Date Posted: Monday 18 Feb 2019
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SceneOne has an exciting opportunity to join of a multi-national market leader in IT Consulting Services, working with Public Sector customers to deliver first-class solutions to improve outcomes for citizens, and ensure cost savings and increased efficiencies for Public Sector organisations.

Due to the continued success and growth of the business, they are looking for a Java Technical Architect to join their team based in their South London office.

You must be eligible to gain SC clearance for this role.

The Role:

As a Java Technical Architect, you will design technical services or plan system integration, selecting necessary platforms and technologies to meet project requirements and user needs.


  • Provide technical leadership and consultancy to both internal and external development teams, ensuring infrastructure is fit for purpose, whilst meeting time and budget restraints
  • Build and maintain technical roadmaps, looking ahead for future opportunities or blockers and ensuring decisions by development teams align with the strategy
  • Encourage communication across multiple development teams to identify strategic requirements and dependencies
  • Enable a positive technical culture, applying agile methods to development and completing quality assurance practices
  • Advise product managers on the estimated effort and technical implications of current user stories, as well as those in the backlog
  • Help enable the reuse of patterns, tools, and components across the whole government service landscape

The Profile:

You will have:

  • In-depth knowledge of Java development practises
  • Experience of working with AWS including containerisation & docker
  • Integration background experience such as Mule, Apache Camel, Active MQ, SOAP, REST, WS02
  • Experience in leading technical teams and delivering user-focused services
  • Strong software development and application architecture experience, with good knowledge of open source technologies, testing and at least one programming language
  • Open source technologies, testing and at least one programming language
  • Ability to read and understand solution design documentation
  • Knowledge of DevOps tools and technologies
  • Knowledge of industry standard open source frameworks like spring, hibernate, AngularJS etc.

The Package:

A competitive basic salary 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.