Senior Solution Architect - Digital

  • competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Contract, Full time
  • Huxley Banking & Financial Services
  • 26 Sep 16

My client, top tier investment bank looking for solutions architect. The Solutions Architect role is based within Digital Channels. The Solutions Architect is required to be familiar with current digital technology landscape and will work closely with business leads to drive the detailed design of the solutions to support business needs, driving the art of the possible by exploiting the current technology landscape.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Providing innovative and practical designs
  • For the end to end solution
  • Communicating architecture to ensure relevant and addressing the business need
  • Ensuring architectural
  • Align with both the business and technology objectives
  • Providing architectural direction
  • Guide to the global engineering teams working in an Agile environment.
  • Developing skills across architecture team and wider department
  • Leading Architecture design
  • Driving technical understanding and direction

Technical Skills

  • Cross-browser/device development
  • HTML5, CSS3, SASS, Bootstrap
  • Knowledge of implementation considerations for UI technologies eg jQuery, AngularJS, Node.js, Ember.js, React, Dojo, Backbone.js
  • Experience of API and service based architectures using SOAP, REST APIs, micro-services and utilising JSON for web or mobile applications

Tools / Methodologies

  • CI/CD - tools such as Confluence, Jira, Jenkins, Git, GitHub, Stash, SonarQube, Performance centre
  • PaaS/IaaS - OpenShift, Pivotal Cloud Foundry, AWS, Azure & Cloudbee
  • DevOps processes and experience
  • Strong understanding of lean and agile methods of software delivery and the principles and practices of BDD, ATDD and TDD
  • Agile methodologies - Scrum, Kanban, Lean UX, XP
  • Have strong experience delivering to AAA accessibility standards and usability principles

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