Technical Architect

    Hungerford Permanent £85,000 - £95,000
  • Opportunity to join a growing team and tech company
  • Opportunity to have a prominent say in evolving the digital offering/roadmap

About Our Client

"Our technology makes it easier for automotive retailers to stay ahead of their customer needs. By developing technology that links all your systems, departments and sites, we keep you connected to your customers and streamline your business. Our products help you market, sell and service vehicles from a single open platform."

Job Description

  • Understand company needs to define system specifications
  • Plan and design the structure of a technology solution
  • Communicate system requirements to software development teams
  • Evaluate and select appropriate software or hardware and suggest integration methods
  • Oversee assigned programs (e.g. conduct code review) and provide guidance to team members
  • Assist with solving technical problems when they arise
  • Ensure the implementation of agreed architecture and infrastructure
  • Address technical concerns, ideas and suggestions
  • Monitor systems to ensure they meet both user needs and business goals

The Successful Applicant

We're looking for someone with in depth experience in both front end and back end development, ideally spanning multiple languages and technologies.We also look for people with the right cultural fit. That means being passionate and enthusiastic and having what it takes to drive our business forward. We also look for people who are keen to develop new knowledge and skills, because our growth is ultimately dependent on yours.We look for people who are not afraid of new ideas or technologies and people who can bring an alternative viewpoint to the table. You will stay up to date with new trends and advancements in IT and be able to consider and propose using these technologies appropriately.You'll be able to demonstrate that you're delivery focused and can work well with internal stakeholders. We work with associates from all across our business so you will have a good level of interpersonal skills.You'll have an idea of how to solve a problem and be confident presenting your point of view to team members and stakeholders alike and be able to reach a consensus.

Here are some of the skills we are looking for:

  • Proven experience as a Technical Architect
  • Hands-on experience with software development and system administration
  • Understanding of strategic IT solutions
  • Experience in project management and service-oriented architecture (SOA)
  • Knowledge of selected coding languages (e.g. JavaScript, Java)
  • Familiarity with various operating systems (e.g. Windows, UNIX) and databases (e.g. SQL Server, Oracle)
  • Experience in cloud technologies (e.g. VMware)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • Organizational and leadership skills
  • BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field

What's on Offer

Remote working with the occasional trip to the Hungerford office

Opportunity to join a growing team and tech company

Opportunity to have a prominent say in evolving the digital offering/roadmap

Contact
Michael Tordoff
Quote job ref
JN-112021-4535820
Phone number
+44 207 269 2323

Job summary

Sector
Technology
Subsector
IT Architecture
Industry
Technology & Telecoms
Location
Hungerford
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Michael Tordoff
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2323
Job reference
JN-112021-4535820