Solution Architect - Kent

7 days left

Location
Maidstone, Kent
Salary
£60,000 - £75,000 per annum
Posted
02 Aug 2017
Closes
30 Aug 2017
Ref
1449110
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Solution Architect - Application, Integration & Data
Kent
£60000 - £75000 per annum

We're looking for an experienced Solution Architect to join our Operations Team, working closely with IT Operations and Projects & Development. The role will primarily focus on solution design and technical assurance. We adopt an Agile approach to development, with regular interactions with the business.

Experience Required

* An experienced Solution Architect who has progressed from a programming background, preferably the finance sector.
* Experience of working with legacy systems and digital applications.
* Experience of designing and integrating IT solutions, for both in-house and package solutions.
* Experience of data governance and a good working knowledge of GDPR.

Requirements: The key responsibilities of the role are:

* Leadership of IT development and application support, through design principles and project assurance.
* Infrastructure architecture.
* Designing and implementing Information Security solutions.
* Data Governance and data modelling.
* Involvement in IT strategy.

Required skills:

* Comprehensive knowledge of hardware, software, application, and systems engineering. Unix, Windows, Legacy Applications, Web Development, ETL development.
* Interpersonal and leadership skills - collaboration, facilitation, and negotiation skills.
* Communication skills, both written and spoken.
* Technologies; C/C++, Perl, HTML, ETL, Relational Database & SQL.

Desirable skills:

* Cobol
* Knowledge within Insurance