Solutions Architect – DevOps

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Solutions Architect – DevOps




Ref: E9865NL

Job Description

Our Financial Services Client is looking for a Solutions Architect - DevOps to join the team on a Permanent Basis.

Our Client is  specifically looking for an individual with experience working and developing a DevOps platform. The ideal candidate will have come from a Software Engineering background and have full software development life cycle experience, in a modern CI/CD environment.

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop DevOps platforms for application and infrastructure projects
  • Contribute to/forms the strategic directions for the use of DevOps concepts, technologies, languages and patterns
  • Provide direction and leadership to project teams
  • Ensure solutions adhere to present and future business objectives
  • You will be part of a team responsible for the definition and implementation of best practices for Software Development
  • Automating development processes with the right tools
  •  Facilitating development process and operations
  • Setting up a continuous build environment to speed up software development and deployment process
  • Guiding developers and operation teams in case of an issue
  • Monitoring, reviewing, and managing technical operations

Experience Required

  • 7+ years systems/solutions architecture experience
  • Strong stakeholder management and communications skills, both written and verbal to communicate complex ideas and explain technology and systems
  • Architectural knowledge of the Azure & AWS public cloud platforms, integration and reporting technologies
  • Knowledge and hands-on experience of data, databases, and data technologies including AI, ML, ETL, BI
  • You know how to prototype in collaboration, to better understand what a business problem, explore a complicated concept, or demonstrate the art of the possible
  • Track record of delivering high quality, complex technical solutions in a large enterprise environment
  • Good knowledge of Application Engineering, and DevOps / Agile practices – experience of Agile Methodologies and operating in agile / scrum based teams

Essential and Desirable Skills

  • In depth knowledge of at least three of Java Test Frameworks, JUnit, JMeter, Rest Assureed, Serenity
  • In depth knowledge of Maven/Gradle/MsBuild
  • Design & Implementation of Jenkins Pipelines
  • Artefact Management and Release Management
  • SQL Server
  • Kubernetes/Swarm
  • Continuous Database Integration Management and tooling such as Datical,  Redgate, Flyway
  • Knowledge of insurance or financial services industry applications and functionality
  • Experience using JIRA and Confluence
  • Working knowledge of German language would be an asset

Educational Requirements

  • 3rd level qualification in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related discipline

Working Hours & Benefits

  • 37.5 Hour Week with Flexitime
  • Health Insurance Allowance
  • Car Allowance
  • Performance Related Bonus of upto 20%

How to Apply

If you are interested in this role, then please Apply along with your updated CV and I will be in touch with you to discuss your application in more detail, otherwise feel free to connect with me by whichever medium you are most comfortable with be that Linkedin, Email or Telephone. Remember we have limited our site to a maximum of 200 Jobs so if this Role is not a 100% match to your requirements please be sure to connect with us as we will most likely have another role which you may find more suitable.

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