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What will you do?
  • Responsible for architecting enterprise wide technical solutions to support our digitization roadmap
  • Maintain industry best practices to create scalable and secure solutions
  • Deployment Strategy focussing on minimizing system downtime with seamless deployment
  • Design & Maintain an Event Driven Architecture with a Microservice Orientated Approach
  • Provide advice and guidance to developers on quality control processes and standards
  • Drive innovation and evaluate the adoption of technologies such as Office 365 , Low Code Platforms, Alteryx etc
  • Working with and aligning multiple development teams - both internal teams and external software vendors
  • Work closely with business facing staff at all levels to understand overall requirements and assist with marketing solutions
  • Responsible for the Tech Stack & System Architecture
  • Collaborate on and implement IT projects and work closely with all teams in the IT department where necessary
  • Understand the desired business strategy and outcome and propose the right architecture to support it
What will you need?
  • At least 10 years of experience in technical architecture or other relevant positions
  • Development / DevOps background
  • In-depth knowledge and experience with technology and business strategy, and ability to craft software and infrastructure technology platform architecture to support the business outcomes
  • Strong understanding of the Azure cloud including
  • Architecture planning, design, migration and implementation
  • Security protocols and implications on application architecture
  • Cloud Migration
  • Experience of implementation large scale complex projects, and cross-functional problem-solving, etc.
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong decision maker
  • In-depth understanding of application development, architecture standards, methodologies, hardware and software principles
  • Excellent communications skills in English
  • Knowledge of other technologies is a bonus including:
  • DevOps: CircleCi, Bitbucket, Jira
  • Data Lakes, Big Data Tools, BI
  • Languages: JS, NodeJS, React, PHP
  • Designing Event-Driven Architecture solutions


What do we offer?

We are dedicated to fostering a family-friendly culture and work environment and have been a proud member of the Caring Company Scheme since 2014. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all candidates with the required skills and experience.


Market Leading Remuneration Package:

  • Double pay and discretionary bonus
  • Choice of MPF provider
  • Life Insurance
  • Medical Insurance


Supportive Environment:

  • Rental re-imbursement scheme
  • Out Of Office leave for important appointments
  • In-house training courses
  • Training sponsorship scheme
  • Health Check
  • Vision Check
  • Exceptional maternity and paternity leave
  • Supporting your child’s education with advice from a leading education consultant.


Work-life Balance:

  • 5 day week
  • Competitive Annual Leave
  • Charity, Community and Sporting Events