Software Architecture (regular)
Software Development (advanced)
For our client, a dynamically developing software house from Great Britain, we are looking for a DevOps Technical Architect.
Main purpose of the role :
As a DevOps Technical Architect, you will be responsible for leading teams developing high-quality solutions on a public cloud that delight our customers.
As a technical leader on a project, you will work with customer architects to design, automate, build and support modern digital service platforms, advising on estimated effort and technical implications of user stories and decisions.
It is a fast-paced environment and you will be trusted to make sound, reasoned decisions as you continually learn and apply new technologies and approaches with talented colleagues.
Your responsibilities :
Working as part of a wider team - You will provide leadership working alongside colleagues in engineering, testing, consulting, product management and security capabilities to design solutions of the highest quality which meet all non-functional requirements.
Using technology for positive impact You will keep apprised of the latest technologies and ensure we employ them appropriately for maximum user and business benefit.
Being objectively opinionated As a respected voice within company and beyond, you’ll offer your opinion and critique to improve our solutions.
You will proactively share knowledge internally within company and more widely in the industry.
Developing compasny as a Business You help company to qualify and win new opportunities.
Providing technical leadership You will provide technical leadership on delivery and support projects which may sometimes require you to be hands-on and to take difficult, but necessary decisions.
Being a role model You will support your colleagues and foster a DevOps culture in all that you do by embodying the company values.
You will be the person people look up to people trust your decisions because they are transparent and justified. You’ll be passionate and committed to ensuring company projects are successful.
Putting people first & developing others You will manage, coach and develop team members, with a focus on managing employee performance and assisting in their career development.
You will also provide direction and leadership for your colleagues as you solve challenging problems together.
Being Adaptable You will mould yourself to customer engagements and stretch to learn new skills as needs arise; through this, you will be supported by talented colleagues across Learning & Development and Architecture.
Minimum requirements :
Strong verbal and written communications skills, with the ability to simply and clearly communicate technical design in conversation, documentation and presentation to a technical and non-technical audience.
You will need a proven experience of team leadership and supporting a DevOps culture in delivering complex projects.
We are passionate about developing people a demonstrated ability in managing, coaching and developing junior members of your team and wider community.
Building and operating modern digital service platform (or significant portions thereof) including architecture, estimation, planning, non-functional requirements and Continuous Improvement activities using modern agile techniques.
Implementing robust security controls and monitoring solutions across infrastructure and application components.
Making effective decisions within fast-moving delivery environments.
Designing, building, testing, automating, monitoring and supporting modern digital service platforms in production environments.
Utilizing the latest Continuous Delivery techniques for releasing operationally ready software to production.
Use of automation tooling and proficiency in one of the following : Powershell, Bash, Python, Ruby, Go, Groovy.
Using public cloud platforms - including SaaS or PaaS offerings - to solve business problems (AWS or Azure).
Using the latest container orchestration platforms including Kubernetes.
Applying configuration management, infrastructure provisioning and automation tooling to solve business problems.
What we offer :
Company share scheme plan.
Private medical insurance at Medicover.
Group life insurance.
Reimbursement of the costs of purchasing a chair and desk to be used in the home office.
Access to Pluralsight online training.
Core hours (starting work between 8 am and 10 am).