Open Position -

Application Architect

REF. NO:
WH - AA

SKILL SET

  • Proven track record of being successful in the architect role on enterprise scale web projects
  • Hands on experience in large scale web development project based on modern architecture stack
  • Good understanding of modern cloud technology and associated architecture principles (AWS knowledge is nice to have)
  • Good understanding of the DevOps culture and associated architecture requirements
  • Good understanding of most important architecture concepts, like Design Patters, Application Security, REST API design principles etc.
  • Attention to detail and quality
  • Good problem solving and analytical thinking
  • Self-reliant, communicative, accurate
  • Excellent English skills (written and spoken)

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for the reusable software component architecture within the business channel, and ensuring components can be consumed by and produced for other channels.  Definition of the target state software architecture, aligned to product and enterprise architecture goals. Being responsible for all new solutions conforming to this target architecture
  • Consulting throughout the design process and approving software component design that contribute to the development in the business channel
  • Creating and maintaining a generic list of application non-functional requirements that all developed software components should consider; working with the teams to establish the priority regarding the delivery
  • Continually identifying and driving improvements through technical debt reduction. Directly influencing the teams planned work through review of candidate sprint work and directly inputting into what should be done
  • A key stakeholder in the way the development should be done and the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC). Identifying the way we should be working and working on improvement areas with the development team. Flagging any process issues direct to the channel technical lead
  • Aligning with other application architects across the business channels, to ensure there’s a consistent approach to software architecture
  • Actively contributing to and reviewing code, ensuring good software design patterns are implemented, there are adequate tests and adhere common development guides
  • Displaying effective leadership, good communications skills and a delivery / goal orientated work ethic