Technical Solution Architect java microservices Edinburgh

Senior Technical Solutions Architect Edinburgh – long term contract, excellent rates

As Technical Architect you have a solid technical background in Java and web development technologies and the role requires someone who is inspirational, with the drive and ability to achieve tangible, measurable results.


  • Work closely with stakeholders to design full stack, Java, node, React micro-services technical solution
  • Lead large scale technical design, planning & delivery
  • Drive best practices adoption
  • Mentor and coach to ensure growth of teams
  • Instil a long term vision to drive technology transformation over multiple stages/deliveries
  • Instil a big picture and longer term view of enterprise application engineering
  • Accumulate on going knowledge of the latest technology


  • Strong Java background
  • Good understanding on technology like React, Redux, Spring boot, Hibernate, NodeJS
  • Software architecture and design, things like SOLID, DRY, DAMP, etc
  • Solid understanding of MSA (micro service architecture), REST, SOA
  • Experience with integrating with middleware using SOAP, etc.
  • Good understanding of Oracle database technologies
  • Exposure to Big Data, Cassandra, Hadoop, Kafka and Storm.
  • Good knowledge of application security and performance
  • Can drive quality and innovation with team, build things that can scale
  • Can articulate and document complex things in a simple, structured and concise way for senior stakeholders
  • Can run workshops and drive conversation with senior stakeholders and architects
  • Strong architectural knowledge with two or more of Micro-services, 12 Factor Applications, Event Driven architectures, messaging architectures
  • Agile Delivery experience
  • DevOps/Automation experience (CI, CD, Aggregated Logging & Metrics)
  • QA experience (eg Test Pyramid, Automated Testing)
  • Experience of working in an Agile teams with CI/CD, DevOps Pipeline and Atlassian products eg JIRA and Confluence

This advert was posted by Staffworx Limited – a UK based recruitment consultancy supporting the global E-commerce, software & consulting sectors. Services advertised by Staffworx are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business.

Staffworx operate a referral scheme of £500 or new iPad for each successfully referred candidate, if you know of someone suitable please forward for consideration


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