Cambridge Assessment
24300.00 - 27300.00 GBP Annual + different benefits
18 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Junior IT Architect

Full-time, Permanent
Location: Cambridge
Salary: ??24,300 - ??27,300 + different benefits

We are looking for a keen technologist to join our Architecture team. As a junior member of the team you will be collaborating with infrastructure, solution and data architects to provide new technology solutions for Cambridge Assessment. You will work on a broad spectrum of projects from designing the technology for the company's new headquarters, improving the automation capabilities within the distribution centres, to delivering new computer based testing solutions.

About the role:

The main focus of the role will be supporting the architects in carrying out analysis of existing systems and investigating new technologies and ways of deploying them to meet business objectives. Other key activities include creating storyboards and technology roadmaps, maintaining the architecture repository toolset and helping to build and validate the models within the repository.

About you:

To meet the requirements of the role you should live and breathe technology and have great communication and collaboration skills.

It is advantageous to have specific knowledge of the technologies required to build web based applications and have experience of supporting applications in a mixed Windows/Linux environment.

An understanding of architecture techniques including gap analysis and requirement gathering is desirable, as is experience with design tools such as Visio and InDesign.

This is a perfect opportunity for graduates or technologists alike as you will have opportunities to work alongside and be mentored by experts in their field to help you along your career path.

If you like the sound of the role and think you'd fit, please apply and we would be delighted to consider you!

Generous contributory pension
28 days annual leave, plus bank holidays
Annual performance related bonus and increases (discretionary)
Enhanced maternity/paternity pay and childcare voucher scheme
Employee discount and cash back scheme at 1,200 retailers
Cycle scheme
Subsidised canteens
Gym memberships and car rental

Support for professional qualifications

The closing date for receipt of applications is 24 October 2016 and interviews will be held shortly.

To find out more about this role please view the job description or to apply, please upload your covering letter and CV.

As part of your recruitment process, if you are selected as the successful candidate, you will be required to undergo a background screening. This will be carried out by our selected supplier, Credence Background Screening Limited.