Senior Software Architect

Senior Software Architect

Company: World-Class IT Consultancy

Location: Reading

Salary: To £75,000 + flexible benefits package.

Senior Software Architect: You will be responsible for supporting the creation of a software centre of excellence, focusing on R&D and Innovation using leading software development frameworks with a bias towards Open Source and Open Standards. You will work with a range of technologies to deliver innovative solutions in an Agile innovation lab environment.

You should preferably hold SC clearance for this role or be eligible for clearance.

The Company:

You will join a leading technology consultancy with a global workforce and multi billion pound revenues. They have over 50 years experience delivering cutting-edge IT products, services, solutions and support around the globe and proven expertise in driving digital transformation programmes.

Your Skills and Experience:

  • Expert knowledge of the latest developments and future strategy.
  • Knowledge and experience of associated software engineering tools, techniques, methods
  • Demonstrable experience of working as a Lead or Senior Software Engineer on large or complex software engineering programmes / projects with multiple software development teams.
  • Project / team leadership of multiple software development teams.


  • Java, JS, Scala, C# & Python is required.
  • Reactive Programming
  • Experience of Spark
  • Knowledge of and applied experience of developing Microservices, Containers, AKKA Actor Model, Spring Cloud/Boot frameworks and deployment methodologies in Public Cloud and Private Cloud environments.
  • CI/CD tools Docker/BitBucket/GIT
  • Experience of Blockchain technologies and development of Blockchain applications using Hyperledger Fabric or other platforms.
  • Experience of using database technologies: Cassandra/MongoDB/Hadoop
  • Experience of Distributed Application Development
  • Restful API Development using Swagger
  • Authentication technologies OAuth/SAML
  • Cryptography techniques and standards
  • Experience of AI algorithms & ML Libraries
  • Data Science tools


Blue chip flexible benefits package.

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