Job Title Technical/Software Architect
Department Professional Services
Reporting to Head of Defence and Security
Primary Description of the Position
We are looking for a technical/software architect to provide technical leadership and architectural design in the delivery of our Scout® platform to commercial and government customers. A good base knowledge of cloud architecture frameworks e.g. AWS Well-Architected Framework as well as a thorough understanding of general architecture frameworks such as TOGAF is highly desirable.
This role is about understanding requirements, providing advice, managing risks and delivering the right technology results. It can involve working closely with business decision makers, architects, business analysts, project teams and others. This is all about communication. You will be able to translate technical concepts relating to software engineering, delivery management and service management so they are understood by business users. You will be able to produce a strategy for technology that meets business needs. You will be able to create, refine and challenge patterns, standards, policies, roadmaps and vision statements.
Our Scout® platform makes extensive use of some non-mainstream technologies such as Apache Kafka, Arango DB Document and Graph databases, Docker Swarm/Kubernetes and JBoss Thorntail. Any exposure or experience with these technologies would be welcome as would any knowledge of Java Enterprise Edition.
As a member of our Professional Services department, you will be given the opportunity to grow your skills and the support to help deliver our products to market. You will be reporting directly to the Head of Defence and Security team and will be instrumental in further delivering our products into HMG Government and commercial sectors.
Main Responsibilities of the Position
KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE
Synalogik is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, colour, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic.
This policy applies to all employment practices within our organisation, including hiring, recruiting, promotion, termination, redundancy, leave of absence, compensation, benefits, training, and apprenticeship. Synalogik makes hiring decisions based solely on qualifications, merit, and business needs at the time.
You must be a British Citizen and been resident in the UK for the last 5 years, and willing to undergo SC Clearance.
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