18th September 2018

Senior Software Architect

Reference: JN - 14251

Location: Belfast Job Type: Permanent Salary: £65,000 - £66,000 Date Posted: 18/09/2018

Senior Software Architect


A global innovative digital company are looking for a talented and highly driven Senior Software Architect. My client is looking for an architect who is passionate about the products they create and is interested in creating reusable, scalable, flexible and high-performance software applications. You should have a deep understanding of patterns of enterprise web application architecture and object-oriented design principles. You will provide architectural oversight to development teams, review their designs and conduct technology evaluation exercises.

This is a growth-related position, as our group is evolving to define and service a rapidly growing group of Cloud Security products and expanding customer base.

Responsibilities – Senior Software Architect

  • Provide leadership and participate in design and development of complex, high performance enterprise web applications.
  • Define enterprise server patterns and advocate consistency across the suite of applications.
  • Provide mentorship, coordination and guidance for application developers.
  • Perform peer design and code reviews.
  • Present and defend architectural, design and technical choices.
  • Keep current with technology development within the industry and bring fresh ideas to the table.
  • Mentor peers on enterprise web application development strategies, technologies, techniques, tools and guidelines. Guide the adoption of new technologies.
  • Work with team members to aid in setting the direction and development of server-side components for high-use complex applications.

Requirements – Senior Software Architect

  • Years of relevant experience
  • Experience of developing enterprise applications in an UNIX environment.
  • High degree of experience of software design and coding, with emphasis on at least one of embedded and/or security related software development
  • Experience with C++/C
  • Experience working with enterprise databases (similar to MySQL)
  • Experience in a technical leadership role in a software development team
  • Deep understanding of micro-services architecture and best practices.
  • Deep understanding of OO (Object-oriented) and architecture design patterns.
  • Experience designing and implementing complex commercial/enterprise hosted and client-server applications and system components.
  • Experience designing, developing and supporting high-volume, highly scalable, mission critical enterprise systems.
  • Creative, Investigative, Innovative, Insightful and able to make technical leaps, finding novel solutions

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