Consulting Technical Architect - SDLC
A leading London based consultancy who operate primarily within the Investment Banking sector, are looking for a Solutions / Technical Architect responsible for Project Delivery. The role is based in London and is paying between £75,000 - £100,000 plus benefits.
They are looking for a very experienced, (ideally 15 years plus in IT) and very technical (ideally 10 years + working as an Architect) candidate who preferably has experience of working in the Finance Sector, ideally Investment Banking.
The experience you will need to posses includes:
Ideally 15+ years IT experience preferably within the financial service industry.
5+ years architecting enterprise solutions within J2EE or .NET architecture
3+ years experience of Oracle or SQL Server (or any comparable enterprise scalable database technology).
Experience, or certification, of TOGAF or Zachman frameworks is desirable.
Experience of any Enterprise scalable messaging infrastructure (i.e. TIBCO, MQ) is desirable.
Strong Object Oriented skills (e.g. from Java or C++).
Strong UML design skills.
Experience within the financial markets and/or oil, gas and power would be a benefit.
Experience of iterative/agile development methodologies (SCRUM, XP, DSDM, RUP etc.).
Strong Quality Process Management experience (i.e. SCM, QA etc).
Delivery focused and flexible in work undertaken.
Team lead experience.
A self-starter with excellent communication skills both to developers and Senior Management.
The candidate will have at least 5 years experience of delivering enterprise level solutions within Java/J2EE or .NET stack architectures.
Might not be responsible for defining Enterprise Architecture but certainly aware of it, the role it fulfils and can contribute to it.
You need to have functioned as an architect on at least one software delivery project (complete SDLC) in the last two years and have done this for more than half of the TA part of your career, they don’t expect you to have cut code intended for production but you should be close enough to the process to be able to if the need arises.
It will be a benefit that you have some previous consultancy experience.
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