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Solutions Architect - Oracle, SQL, IPT

Job Title: Solutions Architect - Oracle, SQL, IPT
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Glasgow
Industry:
Salary: To £575 Per Day Umbrella - INSIDE IR35
Start Date: May 2018
Reference: JD/C/17673
Contact Name: Jackie Dean
Contact Email: jackie.dean@gsatechsource.com
Job Published: April 27, 2018 17:00

Job Description

IR35 Scope: In Scope
CV Submission Deadline: Tuesday 1st May 20178 @ 16.30
Travel: NO
Category: Digital
Clearance Level Required: BPSS with Basic Disclosure (issued by Disclosure & Barring Service or Disclosure Scotland)

The Architecture team sits within the Information Technology Services (ITS) directorate. Its primary purpose is to define, govern and assure the implementation of SLC’s Technical Architecture.

The team contributes directly to the delivery of SLCs Corporate Objectives by defining and governing a single Business led Enterprise Architecture Roadmap; and as curator of the Architecture Roadmap. It manages robust governance, processes and controls, and utilises flexible and responsive sourcing models as appropriate.

Being responsible for setting the company's strategic technical direction, the highly productive, skilled and engaged Architecture team operates on industry standards and best practices. Its aim being to deliver a modern, scalable, secure, resilient and safe multi-tiered architectural platform.
Job Purpose:

To support the vision and mission by:
Defining the Architecture and design of applications in support of projects within a wider change programme
Supporting the definition of application and technology roadmaps
Assisting in the definition of the company’s technical vision and strategy, driving its adoption throughout SLC
To provide technical leadership to colleagues

Technical experience
Strong generalist experience in a wide range of the following areas:
Awareness of enterprise architecture frameworks
Contributing to business cases to support future projects
Working with software delivery partners in a multi-vendor environment, including pre-Contract engagement, preparation of invitations to tender and tender evaluation
Agile and Waterfall project delivery methodologies
Evolutionary architecture and emergent design
Lean methods

Strong specialist experience in four of the following areas:
Knowledge of continuous integration tools and techniques
Experience of telephony and IVR systems, IVR analytics tools, CRM implementations, Document management solutions
Cloud Services
Enterprise integration patterns and tooling.
Design and/or development of applications in a multi-tiered environment using the Java language and related technologies
Design and/or development of applications in an Oracle 12c database environment and related technologies – Oracle Forms, PL/SQL
Design of data stores using SQL and/or NoSQL database technologies – Oracle, MongoDB
Web services design and/or development – SOAP / REST
Design and/or development of applications that use asynchronous messaging systems for integration
CI/CD techniques
Other skills / qualities / experience
Experience in providing estimates/sizing
Excellent written communication skills including technical writing
Excellent verbal communication skills including presenting to small and large groups
Ability to self-start and to work autonomously as well as in a team

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