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Solution Architect

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Digital & Development

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  • Salary:

    £80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + BENEFITS

  • Contact:

    Pratap Vara

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Solution Architect - IT Architecture - Clearing and Post Trade - London - Permanent

I am working with a prestigious Exchange who have an urgent requirement for a skilled and motivated Solution Architect. You will be a part of a high performing team at a time of great technology transformation for the business and have the ability to make a big impact. You will have a good background in Financial services, and specifically Post Trade/Clearing environments.

  • Responsible designing, developing, and implementing software and application solutions and address complex business issues
  • Provide technical leadership to IT department
  • Provide expertise in the Software Development Lifecyle. Ensure the technology is in line with the company's targets
  • Design system guidelines to help shape the project development
  • Design appropriate IT solutions fit for business needs
  • Expertise in App and Data architecture but will have an appreciation for other areas including Infrastructure, Security and Business Architecture
  • Collaborate with other SMEs in Architecture - make sure roadmap is in-line with overall IT Strategy
  • Act as a mentor/leader to members of the team
  • Expertise in a clearing house/Post trade environment

Technical Skills:

  • a strong hands-on software development background
  • Knowledge of trading, clearing, settlement/payment business processes and related Technology/processes
  • Open-Source technologies, Web Application Development
  • Security Technologies
  • Strong experience in Design patterns and Architecture concepts such as Microservices
  • Low latency systems
  • API
  • Cloud experience
  • Data Architecture
  • Software Engineering - BDD, DDD, TDD, CI/CD, Automation
  • Agile
  • Some DevOps knowledge
  • Industry experience - Post Trade, Clearing houses
  • Ideally derivatives market

If you are interested and have the relevant skills/experience - please send your profile for an immediate review.

Solution Architect - IT Architecture - Clearing and Post Trade - London - Permanent