Digital Technical Architect

13 Jun 2017
20 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Digital Software Architect

Location: Telford

Who you'll be working with

Digital software architect required to join a rapidly expanding Digital Delivery Centre.

The focus of your role

We need a software architect to design microservice-based digital services on a national scale. We use modern approaches to work with our government client to iteratively deliver web-based UIs and ReST based APIs to the nation.

What you'll do

The centre

- Focusses on user research to understand our users and their needs
- Makes extensive use of modern open-source technologies and approaches to develop prototypes and iteratively deliver new services to customers
- Makes use of a heroku-like continuous delivery mechanism to enable multiple deliveries per day
- Is rapidly developing its devops capability

What you'll bring

- Must have a proven background in some of - Scala, Java, JSON, Microservices, Agile Scrum methodology, Play Framework, mongoDB, javascript, Nodejs, webdriver, sbt, puppet
- Experience developing public facing web-based UI and APIs
- Proven knowledge on how to integrate digital services into an enterprise estate
- Know how to prioritise, mitigate risk and deliver business value in a SCRUM environment
- Understand community-driven development techniques and philosophy

What we'll offer you

Professional development. Accelerated career progression. An environment that encourages entrepreneurial spirit. And although collaboration is at the core of the way we work, we also recognise individual needs with a flexible benefits package you can tailor to suit you.

Why we're different

We help organisations across the world become more agile, more competitive and more successful. Smart, tailored, often-groundbreaking technical solutions to complex problems are the norm. But so, too, is a culture that's as collaborative as it is forward thinking. Working closely with each other, and with our clients, we get under the skin of businesses and to the heart of their goals. You will too.