Software Architect

Date Posted: 3/19/2019 Reference: VAC-1236869 Salary: £0 Location: Basingstoke Job type: Permanent Sector: IT | Speciality: Software Development Contact: Michael Glaze-Santonen

Software Architect. Basingstoke

Owing to continued ambition and expansion, this global leading FinTech provider is actively recruiting for a Software Architect.
This role will appeal to professionals looking for a new challenge and career progression – the company are open to experienced developers wanting to branch out into architecture or architects who want more from their current role.

Company Information:

One of the Financial Technology industry’s only independent global provider of customer focused, end-to-end, data-driven cash management solutions. With an onus on developing long-term relationships with clients which add value through optimizing efficiency, protect investment and safeguard reputations.

They have a non-rigid, flat management structure which allows for much autonomy and the sharing of ideas.

Job Overview:

This promises to be an exciting, diverse and at times, challenging role. It would suit someone who likes complexity and using her / his intelligence and initiative to solve problems.

The successful candidate works as part of highly skilled team in a complex, stimulating environment working. The primary responsibility will be for the technical design of multiple product areas and to coach developers whilst making sure the software is delivered correctly.

Some of the core responsibilities include:

Lead design enhancements of current and new systems
Define technical goals for Software Development Teams to achieve
Hands-on high-end coding and pair programming when required
Benchmarking in technology trends for both programming and tooling
Key role within customer design workshops

Skills Matrix (not all necessary as training on the job will be available):

Strong C#, .NET Background
Documentation of Designs
Asp.Net MVC
Web Services
Azure DevOps
Agile Scrum

Desirable Skills:

Migrating a legacy application or bringing a system in-house
Software in the Cloud
Designing a system from the ground up
Designing for and working with 3rd party development teams
Infrastructure / Networking knowledge
Data and machine learning (for future projects in this direction)

The Package:

The successful candidate can expect a very competitive starting salary, excellent benefits, generous holidays (34!) and extensive training, guidance and support. The company also pride themselves on offering opportunities for career progression so candidates can expect regular opportunities for career and financial advancement.