Technical Architect, Jobs, West Yorkshire, Bradford, 786

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Technical Architect - Bradford

Ref: 786 Date Posted: Monday 01 Oct 2018
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Technical Architect - Bradford - c£70K-£80K plus benefits

This is a customer facing role based on-site at a client’s headquarters. As a technology lead, you will be expected to

  • Guide team members, and be the partner of choice for customers and prospects
  • Carry out architecture assessment and validation activities, and provide solutions to fix the gaps
  • Have the ability to work as part of pre-sales team and provide responses to RFPs
  • Be able to conceptualize the solution, and build proof of concept for complex business scenario, specific problems, and technology de-risk related work
  • Be a hands-on professional and providing expert consultancy to peers and to senior client partners on technology choices, design decisions
  • Have the ability to provide coherent and proactive thought leadership


  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and communication skills
  • High level of emotional intelligence (problem resolution etc.)
  • Experience in more than one business domain (retail, logistics, finance etc.)
  • Experience with Java (including Java 7/8)
  • Experience with Cloud based technologies: AWS, Google etc (desirable)
  • Exposure to working with virtualisation technologies
  • Experience with Service Oriented Architecture
  • Experience of Portal based development and architecture
  • Extensive experience of design patterns (enterprise, application and integration)
  • Experience using formal design standards and methodologies (UML, Archimate, BPMNO etc.)
  • Experience of designing and implementing complex, scalable, highly available and high performance solutions using Java based technologies
  • Experience of
  • Experience with caching frameworks (memcached / redis, ELK stack) and streaming technologies (Kafka)
  • Experience developing with RDBMS technologies (Oracle, MySQL, PostGRESql)
  • Experience developing with Big Data NoSQL technologies (Hadoop etc.)
  • Exposure to other technologies such as Angular, Node.js, Python etc.
  • Experience with middleware technologies (service bus, messaging services etc.)
  • Experience of developing solutions using XML
  • Experience of working with both Agile and Waterfall Methodologies
  • Knowledge and experience of agile methodologies
  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration and related tools such as JIRA, Jenkins, Maven, Sonar
  • Knowledge and preferably experience of platform agnostic Mobile Apps and Responsive User interface
  • Extensive experience defining and refining non-functional requirements
  • Exposure to performance tuning
  • Experience integrating disparate third-party solutions using a mix of technologies and protocols