Technical Architect

  • Location

    Bradford, West Yorkshire

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  • Salary:

    £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Flynn Brook

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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The Bridge IT are currently recruiting for a technical Architect to be on site in Bradford for one of our leading clients.


Key Skills of a Technical Architect

  • Retail (Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Finance and Logistics) knowledge is essential.
  • Very strong experience working with microservices and event-driven architectures
  • A strong hands-on of AWS products and using these to design services
  • Experience designing solutions using modern engineering techniques including infrastructure-as-code.
  • Experience working on consumer-facing digital products
  • Practical experience of designing solutions based upon custom development, front-end API integration and third-party cloud services
  • Excellent knowledge of software and application design and architecture.
  • Excellent knowledge of Java and JavaScript
  • Good understanding of software quality assurance principles.
  • Formal training and certification in Application Architect/System Architect
  • Hands on skills with Front End Technologies (HTML5, CSS3, jQuery, jQuery Plugins, JSON, and developing cross platform code).
  • Experience working with different architecture, patterns, frameworks (scripts/queries, batch jobs, troubleshooting Java APIs/services, Java/J2EE, Spring Framework, Web Services

Operating System: Windows 7, 8

Languages & Tools: JAVA, : Java 8+ with multi threading, Python, HTML, REST API, JavaScript, XML, jQuery, Ajax and JSON

Cloud Platforms: AWS, GCP

CI/CD, DevOps: Jenkins ORM Tools: Custom ORM, Hibernate, JPA

Databases: Oracle, DB2, MS SQL, PostgreSQL and DynamoDB

Servers: Application Servers

Development Tools: Eclipse, IntelliJ, Android Studio, Apache Ant, Apache Maven and Docker

Design Tools: MS Visio, Draw io, XML Tools: JDOM, JAXB

Version Control: CVS, SVN, VSS, TFS, Git, Bit bucket , experience setting up continuous integration environments using tools like Jenkins, GIT

Estimation Models and techniques: FP, Complexity Based Estimation, WBS, Expert Judgement

Defect Management Tools JIRA, Confluence

SDLC Models: Waterfall, Agile-SCRUM

Microservices Frameworks: Dropwizard, SpringBoot

J2EE Frameworks: Struts, Spring, Junit, Spring Ecosystem, Spring Boot, Spring Data JPA, Spring Jdbc Template and ORM tools such Hibernate, JPA