Head of Technology/Lead Applications Architect

  • Job Reference: 0000005965
  • Date Posted: 8 October 2019
  • Recruiter: careerwise
  • Location: West End
  • Salary: £100,000 to £110,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: bonus, benefits, negotiable
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Head of Technology/Lead Applications Architect is required by a large marketing sector organisation to lead architecture and technical delivery on a large scale technology transformation programme.

Required experience and skills:

  • experience in leading large scale digital transformation for a greenfield programme
  • Enterprise Applications Architect by trade with extensive software development background
  • creative and "open source" approach with ability to work in a collaborative and innovation focused culture
  • Microsoft .NET experience
  • experience in leading a team of solution architects and developers
  • Java and JVM
  • JavaScript with breadth of experience across multiple frameworks and libraries will be beneficial (for example some of the following: Angular, React, Node)
  • experience in translating legacy applications into modern solutions
  • excellent communication skills and ability to manage stakeholders on various levels of organisation
  • Big Data
  • Cloud utilising AWS or Azure
  • DevOps and automation (Docker, Terraform or similar)