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Senior Technical Architect

Job Title: Senior Technical Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 months
REF: 12507/001
Contact Name: Lisa Christopherson
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 years ago

Job Description

I am recruiting for a Senior Technical Architect to be based in London.

You will provide hands-on technical leadership, in the development, operation and ongoing improvement of complex, digital services serving millions of users, work with product managers to understand user needs for new and existing services and act as the technical authority in prospective, information gathering and scene setting meetings across the client and partner agencies, evaluate technical proposals from external suppliers, and make implementation recommendations to senior stakeholders.

Experience with Agile methodologies (TDD, SCRUM, Kanban, etc).

Building and scaling high-traffic websites and/or high volume transaction processing and analysis platforms and experience of designing and implementing scalable and robust approaches to caching, security and databases (including relational, e.g. MySQL, PostgreSQL, and "NoSQL", e.g. Cassandra, MongoDB).

Experience with automated configuration management, deployment and testing solutions and use and implementation of modern front end web programming techniques, such as HTML5, CSS3, AJAX, REST, JSON.

If selected for interview you will be required to apply for a Disclosure Scotland.

The deadline for candidate submission is Tuesday 07/06/16 at 3pm.