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Solution Architect - Cloud Software Job in Leicestershire
Solution Architect – Cloud Software
Loughborough area / Hybrid Working Option
Our client is a global leader in the development of scientific measurement instrumentation for use in environmental, climate and present weather monitoring. Due to continued global growth and demand for their products they are seeking to recruit a Solution Architect into their Global Software Engineering Team.
In this role you will design solutions based upon the company’s platform to meet the needs of customers and partners. You will translate business requirements into functional requirements for the relevant software portfolios in line with the company’s strategic vision; and work closely with Software Engineering Managers, Portfolio Teams, Test and Compliance and Platform Management to ensure the continual robust delivery of the software suite and platform. You will be central to evolving the capabilities of the architecture to integrate updated specifications and requirements utilizing the breadth of the software platform toolkit and extensibility framework. Whilst a large proportion of your time will be spent on architectural activities, the remainder of your efforts will be spent using your knowledge to help build out the platform in a software development capacity. As such, strong development skills are essential
Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or Information Technology.
Experience in software development / software architecture design essential.
Broad technical knowledge sufficient to communicate with developers and other stakeholders.
Knowledge and experience of AWS (Amazon Web Services) and Microsoft Azure.
Knowledge and experience of Kubernetes orchestration, ideally with exposure to AKS and EKS.
Excellent communication and organisational skills with exceptional attention to detail.
Analytical thinking, problem solving, and data-driven decision making.
Strong background in technical documentation.
Full Driving Licence and UK or EU passport with travel to the Netherlands on a regular basis.