Senior Solution Architect

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Senior Solution Architect

Dublin City Centre


€70,000 - €80,000

Ref: E7744SD

Job Description

My Dublin City based Financial Services client is seeking a Senior Solution Architect for a permanent role in their expanding organisation.

Job Responsibilities

  • Communicate solution options to business owners / stakeholders.
  • Ensure alignment of proposed solutions with enterprise technology standards (e.g. solution patterns, application frameworks, technology roadmaps, capital plans)
  • Analyse all non-functional requirements (security, performance, maintainability, scalability, usability, and reliability of a product) and ensure that products/solutions will meet these criteria.
  • Identify gaps between established standards and proposed solutions, and identify how best to mitigate these gaps.
  • Incorporate software and system architecture (e.g. infrastructure, network) into conceptual designs.
  • Collaborate with the business to understand / influence business requirements.
  • Demonstrate understanding of cross – functional / cross – domain requirements and impact.
  • Maintain knowledge of current and emerging technologies / products / trends related to health care provision architectural solutions.
  • Ability to design and architect solutions across various technology platforms to help satisfy growing business needs.
  • Drive solution sessions and create detail solution documents for the technology development team to execute.
  • Serve as a liaison between business and technology organizations.
  • Ensure stakeholder requirements get captured clearly and assist with prioritization of requirements.
  • Guide the estimation of project cost and assist business counterparts in selecting appropriate solutions based on budget and business constraints.
  • Create and own solution diagrams, solution documents and other enterprise required artifacts.

Experience Required

  • 5+ years of experience designing and developing technology solutions across a variety of technologies and frameworks (.Net. Java etc.)
  • 3+ years of experience as a liaison between business and technology organizations.
  • 3+ years of experience leading design sessions and developing and architecting technology solutions across business functions.
  • 5+ years of experience in IT Solution Delivery and architecture/analysis.
  • 5+ years of full – lifecycle application development experience.
  • Agile development experience.
  • First class written and verbal communication skills; the ability to articulate complex problems and solutions in a simple, logical and impactful manner.
  • A people orientated approach to work particularly when engaging with co-workers. Be a team player as well as a leader, with a keen interest on developing those around you.

Essential and Desirable Skills

  • Team leadership or team management experience
  • Experience prototyping and performance tuning applications deployed across multiple operating systems, languages and computing platforms
  • 2+ years of experience evaluating new technology frameworks and creating prototypes
  • Cloud vendor certifications (such as AWS, Azure), experience on any of the latest enterprise architecture patterns such as event-driven, server less, micro services.
  • Capability of effectively negotiating with peers without direct authority

Educational Requirements

  • Batchelor Degree in Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Business Management, Programming, Engineering, Or related disciple with an advanced degree preferred

Working Hours & Benefits

  • 26 days annual leave.
  • Annual bonus up to 15%.
  • Full healthcare for you and your spouse/long term partner and children.
  • Pension
  • Excellent pension client contributions
  • 7.5 hour working day.

How to Apply

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