Java Technical Architect

  • Job Reference: 00005782-1
  • Date Posted: 2 May 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Croydon, London
  • Salary: £70,000 to £75,000
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Java Technical Architect
Croydon (Surrey)
to £75,000 (DOE) + Benefits

Java Technical Architect needed with strong Java solutions experience for a permanent career opportunity based in Croydon (Surrey). Active SC Security Clearance is preferred, but this company may also consider strong SC eligible candidates.

A chance to join a leading IT transformation business working on large-scale IT & Digital modernisation projects.

Due to the ongoing Coronavirus crisis, this employer will be conducting interviews via Telephone / Skype. There will also be scope for remote and home working.

Start ideally in April/May 2020. Key experience and duties will include:

Design, implementation + integration of JAVA based solutions architecture.
Using development frameworks like Spring, Hibernate + AngularJS.
Design / development of microservice architectures using SOAP and REST patterns and protocols.
Strong Software development and applications architecture experience, including opensource technologies.
Providing technical leadership to development teams, ensuring solutions are fit for purpose and meet time, cost and quality constraints.
Creating roadmaps to anticipate blockers, dependencies and which align with strategic requirements.
Stakeholder Management - influencing senior management and engaging with 3rd party suppliers.
Advising Product Managers of estimated timescales, effort and resource to deliver agreed solutions.
Creating technical architecture design documentation (HLD, LLD).
Agile development tools and methods.
DevOps tools and techniques preferred (Docker, Maven, Jenkins, Nexus, Containerisation, CI/CD).
AWS Cloud technologies (RDS, Aurora, Kinesis, Firehose, Cloudwatch).
Advantageous Skills: Test frameworks (JUnit, Cucumber, Wiremock), BPM Activiti, ActiveMQ, Monitoring tools (Prometheus, Grafana) + Government Digital Services (GDS).
SC Security Clearance is preferred, although our client may also be open to strong SC eligible candidates