Technical Architect - Telford

Location: Telford, Shropshire Salary: £571 - £612 per day +
Sector: Government Type: Contract

I am currently working with a Central Government Department to recruit 5 Technical Architects to work on a high profile Central Government Project.

The successful Technical Architect will have a strong technical background within integration or middleware to back-end software experience. The successful Technical Architect will also have a strong JAVA or J2EE background.

The key skills are:

  • Have strong communication skills, both oral and written
  • Have strong presentation skills for presenting technology solutions to internal stakeholders and external partners
  • Have strong software architecture skills encompassing data, application and technology - including security
  • Have experience in designing and implementing Java/JEE applications
  • Have experience with using XML, XSD, JSON and other data payload formats
  • Have experience with Agile software development practices and tools

Desired Experience:

  • Have strong experience in enterprise application integration including SOA, BPM, APIs, Web Services (SOAP/RESTful), Micro Services, Containerization
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Engineering is preferred
  • Have 15+ years of software development experience and architecture
  • 10+ years leading technology transformation
  • Have strong experience in Cloud (AWS/Azure/Google or Hybrid) based architecture designs and implementations
  • Have experience in DevOps stack (CI & CD) and other dependency management and build tools such as Jenkins, Gradle, Maven, Ant and Ivy
  • Have experience in data architecture and design across ETL, DWH and Analytics; Big Data, Hadoop, SQL and NOSQL databases

The contract is a 6 month contract with a high likelihood of extension. (100% extension rate of 45 contractors currently on site)

Candidates with significant experience may be suitable for an uplift on the advertised day rate and the role is Inside of IR35.

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