Solution Architect (Java) Contract – Dublin

Solution Architect (Java) Contract – Dublin

Recruiters Comments: Role: Solution Architect (Java)
Duration: 1 year
Location: Dublin

Job Description:

Our multinational client is currently recruiting for a Solution Architect for an initial 1-year contract role within the financial/banking industry in Dublin.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities 

  • Lead on the design and implementation of one of the key design pillars of the Bank Business Direct Channels Platform.
  • Lead, drive and deliver long-term strategic and transformational change as part of the Business Direct Channels Programme
  • Engage with key senior stakeholders throughout the organisation to ensure the solution meets business current and future demand
  • Take a lead role in ensuring the adaption and implementation of agile oriented architecture and delivery methodologies.
  • This role will have a people leadership aspect to where the ideal candidate will:
  • Lead an Agile Team from a Technical Perspective.
  • Coach and Mentor more junior team members. 
  • Adapt and implement Agile orientated architecture and delivery methodologies.

The candidate needs to have:

  • Minimum 10 years Java/JEE development experience(at least 4 of which has been in a design lead role preferably in a Financial Services environment.)
  • Experience in OO Design 
  • Demonstrated proficiency in applying common design patterns. 
  • Ability to communicate effectively using UML 
  • Ability to write technical documents to a high standard.
  • Experience of using an IDE such as Eclipse. 
  • Web Services SOAP/XML/REST 
  • Persistence JDBC/ ORM / Databases 
  • Application Servers such as WebSphere/JBoss and Tomcat 

Experience of the following technologies would be an advantage: 

  • Micro Services and associated patterns
  • API Gateways
  • Event Bus technologies
  • Testing
  • Competence in designing and executing unit & integration tests.
  • Experience with Selenium and Cucumber
  • Good knowledge of Web Technologies such as HTML/CSS and JavaScript libraries and appreciation of User Experience techniques and challenges.


Competencies Associated with the Role

  • Communication & Influencing
  • Problem-solving and decision making
  • Customer Relationship
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Technical competency



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Contact: Emilia Los

Telephone: 061 209 519


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