Senior Solutions Architect - Global Fintech Firm

Recommend Recruitment Ltd.
75000.00 - 95000.00 GBP Annual + bonus + Benefits
06 Oct 2017
13 Oct 2017
IT, Internet
Contract Type
Full Time

A Senior Solutions Architect is needed for a 100 person IT Dept, with a hands-on approach, to provide Architecture Strategy for a Global FinTech Firm of 350-400 people. The Senior Solutions Architect will shape the future direction of their range of B2B online transactional products and effectively be their Enterprise Architect.

The Senior Solutions Architect will have worked in a majority .NET technology business previously, but will also have a strong strategic knowledge of their other technical estate including CRM (ideally Salesforce), AWS, Dev Ops and DDD. You will be their over-arching Enterprise Solutions Architect but its important you have retained a get hands dirty mentality.

Location: London, City

Salary: GBP75k - GBP90k + disc. 10% bonus, health, pension, life assurance, childcare vouchers, 25 days holiday

This Global Fintech provides an invoicing platform that brings some 220 FTSE-level Corporate businesses and their suppliers closer together with unique tech that revolutionises invoice-processing, maximises efficiency & improves cashflow management. The products also offer Real Time spend analysis through analytics, and invoice discounting on an alternative finance platform for businesses.

Experience and Knowledge:

A Senior Solutions Architect who is passionate about both strategy and being hands-on with regards to their work. They'll want to know you understand technical detail and haven't been so strategic as to have lost this in your previous role or two.

.NET Stack - You will originally be from a software development background, chiefly from a .NET stack. If you're from a different language but with strengths in the others, you will still be a fit.

Data Architecture - Have a strong understanding of database design, data architecture and have hands-on SQL/DBA skills. You'll be reviewing all Legacy systems and providing strategy for improvement.

CRM - Have experience of architecting bespoke software with CRM systems such as Salesforce. Highly advantageous if you've worked closely with Salesforce before.

Cloud-hosting - Understand cloud-hosting such as AWS and how to architect systems in the cloud as the current strategy is to move all systems to AWS.

DevOps - there is line management responsibility for this function and you will help to shape its creation.

Domain Driven Design - Have experience of using to drive software design and architecture. You'll be compatible with the business' Disciplined Agile Development framework

This is a Senior Solutions Architect role with technical elements that make it ideal for a seasoned Senior Solutions Architect who has kept in with granular technical concerns and who wants to own the Design Strategy on a basis of both high-level and hands-on work.