Managing / Lead Technical Architect (Web/Open Source/AGILE)

Job Title: Managing / Lead Technical Architect (Web/Open Source/AGILE)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £650 - £750 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH22971_1591195562
Contact Name: Richard Hales
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 03, 2020 15:46

Job Description

  • 6 Month Contract, Outside IR35 and with remote working.
  • Career defining opportunity to work on an innovative & rewarding national transformation project.
  • Opportunity to strategically lead the web based Open Source solution - through design, configuration, and release.

The Job

We are currently recruiting for a Lead Technical Architect to play a strategic leadership role within a critical, web based transformation project within the UK Government. Using your leadership and Open Source technical expertise to influence a team of technical architects and developers through the project lifecycle - configuration, development, implementation and release.

The Skills you will need

  • Expert understanding if Open Source Technologies (specifically ruby and node.js).
  • Commercial knowledge of API design and Integration.
  • Strong background body of work around Web Services (AWS, Azure, etc).
  • History of delivering quality technical solutions within an AGILE environment.
  • Strong problem-solving skills with ability to gather and assimilate information.
  • Experience managing, setting standards and best practices for a team of Architects and developers.
  • Ability to think ahead and anticipate/mitigate risks and find suitable solutions to issues.
  • Significant expertise in senior stakeholder management and communication. With proven success in presenting risks and solutions across leadership levels.
  • You are an ambassador of the AGILE methodology, SCRUM, stand-ups, sprint cycles & release planning.

Next Steps

If this is something you feel suited to and would like to apply, please send in your CV to Rich ASAP.