Solution/Software Architect - Government site - SC clearance

Celerity Search
£700.00 - £850 p day
05 Aug 2017
18 Aug 2017
Solution and Software Architects - SC Cleared An experienced solutions and several software architects are required for a government secure site in South East London (Croydon). This role is looking for senior solution architects from a digital and software background. This is an initial 12 month contract and requires candidates to be willing to undertake SC clearance if they are not already SC cleared. This contract is outside of IR35 and looking to pay a day rate of £700-850 per day dependant on level of experience. Key responsibilities: - Technical leadership of a project within the Digital Services - Implements the end to end software architecture, and liaises with the Solution Architect to ensure consistency. - Owns the software design, technical governance and product choice - Represent the projects at the technical design authority. - Ensure the design address all hosting, security and NFR requirements. - Ensure the system is able to gain security accreditation. - Oversee the integration of the output from the development teams for to production quality and the support of the live system. - Hands on system development and support - Mentoring, coaching and guidance for teams. - Liaising with senior stakeholders to give appropriate updates on progress and issues. Required skills The following software development skills are required: In depth knowledge of the entire solution landscape, as described below. - Java 8, Microservices architecture, REST - Spring Boot, Spring Data, Apache Camel - Containerisation, specifically Docker - Defining and implementing build pipelines using Jenkins, and deployment processes - TDD and BDD (specifically Cucumber) - GitHub / GitLab, use of branching and merging strategies - Clean code - Linux - Cloud hosting, specifically AWS (EC2, S3, RDS) Software Architects Desirable skills Exposure to the following techniques, tools and platforms are desirable: - Infosphere Big Match for Hadoop - Hadoop - HBase - MapReduce - IntelliJ - JIRA / Confluence - Cloud hosting, specifically AWS (EC2, S3, RDS) Solution architect - Containerisation orchestration, specifically Kubernetes Solution architect If this requirement is something you believe suits your level of ability, then please send in an up to date profile and we can discuss the role in more detail with you.