Software Architect - Cloud .Net SaaS - Fintech

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Job Type: Permanent
Posted: 23 days ago
Contact: Dan Gordon
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Reference: 187548_1535414606

Are you a passionate technical leader looking for an opportunity to leverage the latest architectural thinking, cloud technologies and the challenges of building new micro-services while at the same time evolving a monolith to micro-services?

Working collectively with the Product Managers and Developers, you will lead technology direction and architecture, supporting and mentoring the product teams to deliver great products.

To achieve our goal we need to be able to easily adopt new technologies, evolve our existing systems, build what we need now whilst designing for our future growth.

The right candidate will have

  • The skills of a mentor, an effective communicator, an engineer, and an influential leader
  • A desire for continuous learning of new technologies, languages, and platforms
  • The ability to self-start and improve themselves, the team, and our technologies
  • Proven success in designing and building complex real time systems
  • A broad knowledge of architectural patterns and a deep understanding of the pros and cons and when to apply them
  • Come from a strong development background in .Net
  • Strong opinions on architectural approaches balanced with an open and inclusive style
  • Able to build strong relationships within the organization
  • High-levels of energy to keep the team moving
  • Decisiveness and accountability

Position Expectations

  • Lead the architecture function and future technology direction
  • Assess new technologies, languages and platforms and manage their adoption into the product teams
  • Define and execute the technology roadmap
  • Lead the evolution of a monolith application to micro services
  • Lead adoption of cloud native architectures
  • Provide architectural expertise, leadership, guidance and support to Principal Developers and product teams to support the design and development of new product features
  • Provide guidelines for non functional requirements such as security, performance, scalability, capacity, reliability
  • Provide architectural oversight and support over the product development lifecycle
  • Mentor Lead and Senior Developers in architecture approaches and design
  • Ensure solution designs are well documented, costed and reviewed prior to build
  • Deeply understand the business domain and how our customers use our products
  • Continuously review and improve our approach to architecture

For a detailed breif on this role (#187548) please contact IT Recrutiment Practice Lead Dan Gordon on 02 9409 4805 or dan.gordon@peoplebank.com.au