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Senior Solution Architect


£160,000 Per Annum



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Senior Solutions Architect

A world leading Ecommerce company based in Zurich are seeking a Senior Solutions Architect to join their high profile team.

As the Senior Solutions Architect you will be responsible for the following:

  • Be the evangelist of engineering patterns & practices through coaching, mentoring and training
  • Recommend new platforms, tools
  • Work with product owners and UX on discovering user needs and assessing technical feasibility
  • Work both inside and outside of multiple Scrum teams
  • Lead proofs of concept
  • Simplify complex integration projects
  • Encourage quality through non-functional (as well as functional) requirements
  • Work closely with DevOps engineers to continuously improve platform reliability, monitoring, alerting, performance and security
  • Empower and support team members to remove impediments, and escalate organisational blockers

As the Senior Solutions Architect you will have the following experience:

  • At least 5 years experience as a Solutions Architect
  • IT with hands-on development experience in your early career
  • Passionate about software engineering patterns & architectural best practices
  • A whiteboard marker is your weapon of choice
  • Pragmatic when it comes to reusing, buying or building software
  • A servant leader attitude
  • Adept at collaborating with, and influencing, software engineers
  • Comfortable building large-scale applications in the cloud supporting millions of customers, preferably running on the JVM at the back-end with both mobile & web apps
  • This is a Microsoft environment so ideally good working knowledge of ASP.NET / C#
  • You know your monoliths from your microservices, and REST from SOAP
  • Practical understanding of stream processing, machine learning and big data technologies such as Kafka, Pulsar, Samza, Flink, Tensorflow, H2O, Cassandra, Hadoop.

The company are offering a relocation package also.

Interview slots available

Please contact Annabelle AT FreshtechIT for more information.


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