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Application Architect (Core Java/ Cloud)- Financial Services

£80000 - £100000 per annum
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CONNOR CHOUDHURY

I am currently looking for an experienced Application Architect join a top financial organisation based in London. The role will be a permanent role and will be working on a new project within the business.


Job description

Lead the technology team in one or more specified projects within the service platform.

Migrate legacy components that are running on-premises to public cloud.

Provide technical direction for the development led testing function and automation

Containerize new applications and build/configure existing docker components.

Support CI/CD work streams during system integration across multiple components using orchestration tools.

Provide L3 support for the current live service and future enhancements during regular hours and be available on call as scheduled.

Qualifications

Experienced Application Architect

Excellent Core Java with good understanding of multithreading, database access, performance tuning and design patterns.

Experience on server-side development.

Experience in a diverse set of technologies including SQL, Spring, Spring Boot, Hibernate, JPA, Junit, Mockito, Apache Spark, Storm and related technologies.

Practical experience in developing software products/solutions that are deployed on cloud (as PaaS, SaaS) using a client/server or peer-to-peer architectures is highly desirable.

Hands-on experience in working with container-based service like Docker.

Possesses knowledge of complex database concepts and ensures project teams are effectively employing appropriate database design techniques.

Permanent

£80,000- £100,000

Location- London

If you feel like you are a strong match for my requirements, please send me over an updated copy of CV and I will get back in touch.

Many thanks,

Connor

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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