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Technical Architect


Job Description:

Technical Architect - Wealth Platform Upgrade

£910pd inside IR35 - 6 months London/Remote

We are looking for a Technical Architect for a programme of work to upgrade/modernise financial services systems and the integration to a surrounding application estate. The technology landscape is diverse, ranging from on-premise platforms and systems to Azure cloud services and associated Azure DevOps capabilities.

Responsibilities will include:
- Owning the end-to-end architecture
- Creating architecture deliverables covering: on-premise FS platforms, cloud (Azure), integration/messaging, operations/monitoring, containers/IAAS, security, etc
- Managing stakeholder reviews of deliverables and sign-offs
- Articulating architectural design issues at key architecture forums and driving decisions to resolve
- Adhering to, and in some cases shaping new organisational standards & patterns
- Transitioning architecture & design to an engineering/delivery team

Successful candidates will have the following skills and experience:
- Application architecture
- Cloud architecture
- Integration architecture
- Security architecture
- Operations architecture
- Experience of upgrading an existing in situ system with complex integrations
- Ability to work at a high level dealing with senior leaders in both business and IT, as well as working at a detailed level with project members and 3rd party suppliers
- Excellent communication and written skills, particularly being able to produce detailed designs and abstracting that complexity into high level communications
- Ability to plan and deliver timely designs, as well as supporting the delivery teams.

  • Job Type

    Contract, Full Time

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  • Industry Sector Other

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