Digital Solutions Architect

Gold Group Ltd.
East Grinstead
£65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
12 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Job Title: Digital Solutions Architect Location: East Grinstead Pay: £65,000 - £70,000 Job Type: Permanent Company: Gold Group Ltd As Digital Solutions Architect you will provide architecture expertise in building solutions across multiple digital channels including Web, mobile and internal web applications. You'll be expected to define the technical solution, manage key technical risks and help shape the delivery of their solutions. As Digital Solutions Architect in particular you'll have experience architecting solutions to meet high performance, availability and security requirements. As Digital Solutions Architect your main responsibilities will be: Governing and implementing the integration of all solutions and their integration patterns. Providing expertise and consulting to all projects within their delivery function about integration, interfaces and data flows and technologies. Creating, designing and reviewing solution architecture documents at high quality standards Consult with new projects to provide Digital Marketing and eCommerce architectural guidance. Gathering Clients Digital requirements and translating them to technical solutions and systems design Utilizes their knowledge and experience of web/mobile solution and deployment architectures (Large scale, High Availability) Utilizes their deep understanding of software design principles, including APIs in creating custom software solutions or modifying package solutions including integration. Understands and can drive quality in a delivery project, from documentation to code and testing Profile for the Digital Solutions Architect At least 5 years of demonstrable experience as a Solutions Architect, designing architecture for large scale digital channels projects in a mixed bespoke / packaged environment Proven knowledge of infrastructure components such as network, Load Balancers, Databases, security aspects (e.g. SSL, authentication, encryption, certificate management, data flow) Proven experience in applying strong standards in area of User Management, Data protection, Testing, Cloud Experience in working with middleware and integration approaches with various APIs and message exchanges (i.e. JSON & REST, or also SOAP & XML) At least 5 years' experience in developing digital assets such as websites, mobile apps and solution integration (CMS, CRM, Digital Marketing tools) with focus on performance, scalability, re-use, API, source control, continuous building/integration Devops mindset and full solution lifecycle understanding (including challenges with OS patching, product patching , solution patching, automated deployment) Demonstrated experience in proactive approach to monitoring, log analysis to avoid negative side-effects of solution/environment changes (usage of tools and methodology) At least 5 years of experience in the following platforms and technologies: data architecture and integration, solution architecture, technical components and integration patterns, Front End development (HTML/JS), CDN, Web content management, Marketing Automation, Digital Asset Management, Social Media integration Specific experience in following technology will be ideal o episerver, episerver commerce, epifind, Imagevalut, Redis , API platforms (CA API management), Brocade (Stingray) load balancer, ASP.NET forms and MVC, IIS, Teamcity, Octopus, SVN/GIT, VSTS Job Title: Digital Solutions Architect Location: East Grinstead Pay: £65,000 - £70,000 Job Type: Permanent Company: Gold Group Ltd This advert was posted by Gold Group - one of the UK's leading niche recruitment consultancies. We span a variety of specialist industries and are the recruitment company to help you find your next career opportunity. We pride ourselves on our commitment to candidates and stick to our ethos of finding the right role for the right person. Visit our website or get in touch today to discuss this role, find out what else we've got or just for a chat about the state of your industry. Services advertised by Gold Group are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business. Please be aware that we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview. This job was originally posted as