IT Lead Architect


Posted: 25/10/2016

  • Salary: GBP 100000 per year - GBP 110000 per year
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Reference: 6554658

IT Lead Architect

Our client, a Tier 1 investment banking group is seeking an experienced IT Lead Architect to join the team based in the London.

Main duties and purpose of the role:

  • Participate in the continued development of architecture standards.
  • Participate in the introduction of new techniques, products, services, technologies
  • Ensure the design/solution is aligned with architecture standards
  • Actively promote the benefits of architecture
  • Participate in the delivery of architectures
  • Strengthening stakeholder relationships
  • Where appropriate, provide full life cycle architectural guidance
  • Producing Infrastructure Architecture Designs

Preferred experiences:

  • Relevant product knowledge including knowledge of
    • Databases (Oracle RAC, Sybase, Apache Hadoop & HBase)
    • Middleware and Grid (IBM MQ & Platform, TIBCO RV & DataSynapse)
    • Market Data (RMDS, 29West, Wombat, Solarflare)
    • Web applications servers (Apache HTTP Server & Tomcat, IIS, WebSphere)
    • Cloud concepts
    • End to end agile infrastructure architecture across all layers
    • Java/ Java GUI, XML/ XSLT, HTML/ Java Script
    • Have a good understanding of Front (FX, EQ, PB, FI, Credit, EM), Middle (Risk, Compliance, Treasury) and Back (Operations) office businesses
McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.