Lead Technical Architect – Up to 115K

  • Up to 115K plus bonus and benefits
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Radley James
  • 30 Nov 17 2017-11-30

A Tier 1 Investment Bank is hiring a Technical/Solution Architect to provide technical guidance, reference designs, and technical roadmaps for one or more regulatory programmes including Dodd-Frank, EMIR, MiFID II. Additionally, you will be supporting demands for technical architecture input from Regulatory Operations and various IT and Architecture groups.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Give your expertise in designing the technical infrastructure for the platform
  • Producing a number of artefacts depending on the specific programme or initiative.  These could include: Target state architectures, Roadmaps, Reference architectures, Data / information architectures, High-level application designs, Technical and/or functional assessments of new platforms, Standards for governing architecture in project and application teams, Business cases, Programme approaches and structures, Proposals for architectural change
  • Contributing to more general application portfolio management tasks, such as: Follow-ups on technical audit points and deep-dive assessments of applications

Skills & Qualifications: 

  • Experience in IT change projects and a project/programme environment
  • Technical and/or functional experience and skills to allow delivery and communication of these outcomes. That experience could include:
  • In-depth Java and Oracle knowledge
  • Stream processing technologies (Apache Flink or Storm)
  • Distributed architecture (messaging Solace, Kafka or Tibco EMS, data caching, availability)
  • OTC Derivative trade lifecycles
  • Reference data (party, product, instrument, book)
  • Regulatory reporting (desirable)
  • Ability to understand problems, abstractions and develop effective and practical solutions
  • Analytical skills

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a copy of your CV to Abbie.Samson@radleyjames.com