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Solution Architect

Job Title: Solution Architect
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £110000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
REF: SA317_1512644157
Contact Name: Holly Horton
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 3 years ago

Job Description

Our client a successful FinTech is looking to hire a Solution Architect to develop designs to support their strategy and business objectives.

The ideal candidate will have a strong background in banking or start-up environments and be able to work successfully to build a solid platform infrastructure in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

Key requirements for the role:

  • Develop and execute a solution strategy that supports the strategic and business objectives.
  • Working with the project and engineering teams to deliver the architectural vision.
  • Responsible for system requirements, detailed design and testing strategy.
  • Oversee all aspects of the project lifecycle from initial launch, gathering requirements, design and implementation phases.
  • Quality control of client documentation both internal and external.

Key Skills for the role:

  • Strong academic background with relevant professional experience.
  • Ability to demonstrate high level functional and object-oriented programming and experienced in software development tasks in Java or other similar languages
  • Knowledge of front-to-back banking systems, serviced based and enterprise application architecture
  • Able to understand business requirements and convert them into solution designs.
  • Strong experience working with Agile methodologies.