Solution Architect

£600 - £650 per day

An opportunity has arisen for a Solution Architect to work for a banking client in London. This is a 12-month contract position.

The role:

You’ll help shape a large degree of investment by leading the solution architecture for a key business domain within the Digital portfolio, working in a multi-disciplined autonomous team delivering change through Agile methodologies.

You’d be responsible for leading architecture design of solutions and roadmaps across a broad portfolio of work that will address complex business challenges, developing the overall roadmap for both Digital and the bank’s overall Enterprise Architecture.

Key Requirements:

  • Recent experience of delivering a set of Java Microservices together with a JavaScript front end for a critical, high volume web application. Strong knowledge of these technologies is required.
  • Experience in designing solutions in a large and complex environment, with demanding non-functional requirements and complex application landscape.
  • Ability to lead solution design at the project level in an agile environment.
  • A broad range of technical skills with solid experience in web and mobile technologies, integration, infrastructure, and security.
  • A focus on modern engineering practices – e.g. DevOps, micro-service API design & delivery patterns, use of Kafka for messaging, ability to shape rapid delivery of MVP’s, ability to drop to code (mainly Java) or data (Oracle and DB2) level when required, but also the ability to contribute to enterprise architecture.

If you are interested, please send an up to date CV to

Deadline for CVs will be 30/11/18

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


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