Apps Architect (AWS Cloud/Azure, NodeJS, Gov)

Job Title: Apps Architect (AWS Cloud/Azure, NodeJS, Gov)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Blackpool
Salary: £600 to £700 per day - OUTSIDE IR35
Start Date: July/Aug 2018
Reference: JD/C/17692
Contact Name: Jackie Dean
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 20, 2018 18:15

Job Description

One of the UK's most exciting tech organisations are building out their Engineering/Architectural capabilities in the North of England, and an exciting opening has arisen for a Applications Architect to join one of their most critical projects.

As an Application Architect...

• You will have proven experience in developing large scale IT Architecture and its application in a complex multi supplier environment against a background of organisational transformation.
• You will be willing to roll up your sleeves periodically to co-create solutions in hands-on mode, using modern development languages.
• You will be proficient across a broad range of technical domains to ensure that Solution Architectures are grounded in reality.
• You will be able to demonstrate a clear understanding of current API gateways and micro service based architectures.
• You will be comfortable working in a cross-functional team, using excellent technical, analytical skills and significant experience in leading design and implementation.
• You should have a significant experience in designing and implementing complex projects

Key Skills Required...

• High and low level design & build skills in AWS cloud and Azure Cloud, in particular experience architecting/operating solutions build on AWS
• Knowledge of multiple programming languages such as NodeJS, .NET, Java, PHP, etc.
• Working knowledge of mobile technologies (iOS/Android/Xamarin)
• Devops tools/techniques and design (Jenkins, GIT, cloud based DevOps technologies)
• Microservices design, common cloud based API management techniques
• Experience migrating or transforming legacy customer solutions to the cloud
• Strong understanding across Cloud and infrastructure components (server, storage, network, data, and applications) to deliver end to end Cloud Infrastructure architectures and designs.
• Environment configuration approaches
• Security design and best practice
• Big Data Modelling design and implementation
• Defining service level agreements (SLA’s) in the cloud
• Microservices design, common cloud based API management techniques
• Demonstrable credibility with enterprise sized clients
• Ability to plan design and architectural blueprints
• Capability to size and cost designs

6 month contract, Outside IR35, Based Blackpool.

1 stage interview process to take place next week. Get in touch!

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