A Global Logistics company based in Surrey are looking for a Solutions Architect to join their team to help them set up a new infrastructure and bring their business forward.
You will be working closely with the Head of Digital over the next 24 months to help bring their SOA up to date with the concept of microservice architecture.
This is a position at group-level that will lead the technical design and implementation of a suite of integrations across the Line of Enterprise applications used by multiple global businesses
Excellent interpersonal skills: you are able to coax user requirements from non-technical business users; form relationships across a range of business functions and cultures; and translate technical detail between developers/engineers and business users
Excellent communications skills: you are able to express technical concepts and plans, as well as business benefits and user experiences, in written and verbal presentations
Attention to detail: you are able to take strategic concepts and add value, as the technical expert, in sufficient detail for your team to enact the plan
Strategically aware: you are able to keep the wider picture in mind when assessing the value of technology to the business
Balanced team-player with strong initiative: you value the opportunity to work in a team of professionals that help each other to achieve higher standards, while also being able to operate with a freedom to achieve end goals without constant supervision
Prepared: you prefer doing the hard work early rather than waiting for deadlines, so that you can react with agility when unexpected events occur
Technical Experience and Knowledge:
Experience of Enterprise Application Integration and Service Oriented Architecture
Master Data Management
Development projects that have included any flavour of Agile project management
DevOps environments that promoted continuous integration
Preparation and consumption of EDI and API integrations
Microsoft Azure integrations
Managing technical teams
The technical toolset is yet to be defined but an indicative range may include:
Lobster (Integration Platform)
MS Azure Services (Message Bus, Functions, API Management)
SQL / NoSQL databases
Does this sound like you? If so don’t delay and apply now so you don’t miss out!