Solutions Architect


Job Title: Solutions Architect
Salary: Up to £67,000 per annum
Location: Merseyside
Job Type: Permanent
Sector: IT

My client is an exciting Data Solutions Company based in Liverpool City Centre and they are currently looking to source a Solutions Architect to join the Liverpool team on a permanent basis.

Purpose & Accountabilities:

*Developing high level solutions that meet the standards and guidelines of the overall Enterprise Architecture.
*Provide input into the risks associated with the strategy, systems architecture and roadmap.
*Liaise with Operations, Management and the Delivery Teams to ensure accurate budget estimation for projects or solution delivery for clients.
*Liaison with the Development Team to deliver mid-level and detailed designs.
*Definition and governance of best practices and agreed upon standards, including: -coding conventions, unit testing strategies, architectural patterns, etc.
*Identify and recommend Build, Buy or Partner components/solutions.
*Own technical input into bids.
*Promotion of shared technologies, techniques, infrastructure and services to reduce complexity and the total cost of ownership.
*Educate Commercial, Product Development and Delivery teams in key technologies.

Skills & Experience

*At least 5 years’ experience of building a Service Orientated Architecture using Java technologies.
*At least 2 years’ experience designing solutions using integration technologies such as messaging middleware and/or ESB (Fuse, Service Mix, Mule, Camel, JBoss ESB), preferable WS02.
*A deep understanding of architecture and development principals and best practice.
*Experience of leading technical teams on a number of large, highly scalable data processing systems.
*Ability to demonstrate effective mentoring/coaching.
*Good understanding and experience of Database Modelling principals used in the design of large scale databases (TB+) using Oracle and/or MySQL.
*Good Understanding of UML/Object Orientated Design and Design Patterns.
*Must understand the current development methods such as Agile and continuous build and be able to demonstrate the pro’s and con’s.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an ambitious and rapidly expanding company with cutting edge technologies.


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