Vacancy ID: SA-0002UK

Senior Solutions Architect

Full Time
United Kingdom

As a senior member of our highly technical team, you will lead projects and project teams and you will be expected to deliver solutions for our international high profile client base.

You will be responsible for making high-level design choices including creating, defining and choosing the right framework for various development and integration solutions.

You will be responsible for the coordination and communication between team members and final clients, in order to provide complete, integrated, end to end solutions for our clients. You will also be business focused, mentoring and coaching our ambitious team, and driving our business processes to build our customer orientated capabilities.

Above all, we are seeking those who have a passion for the latest innovative technologies, determination to provide solutions to technically challenging issues, and ambition to succeed long term in our organisation.

Our mission is to help you take your skill-set and know-how to the next level. We believe in our people and in building long lasting relationships. We will continually support your personal and professional development so that you may achieve your ultimate career aims.

Terms of Employment

Full-Time Position
Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience + Performance Rewards Scheme.
In our UK office and on site at customer premises as required.
System Architecture, Consulting & Integration
Integration, Computer Software, Software Development and Information Technology

Our Offer

  • An opportunity to develop and deliver software products and services to customers worldwide.
  • Work in the environment, which is at the leading edge of development of mobile technology.
  • Be rewarded with a very competitive package.
  • Be part of an energetic, talented and fun team that is growing fast.
  • Career opportunities few other companies can match.
  • A friendly, casual work environment.
  • Appreciative and understanding management.
  • The opportunity to travel the world.
  • Flexible hours, teleworking, study leave, sabbatical breaks*

The Perfect Candidate

  • Has deep knowledge of Java and broad working experience in real-world projects & applications and be willing to learn.
  • Has good knowledge of web services, and have worked with XML and JSON.
  • Ideally also has working experience or at minimum good awareness of open source projects such as the Mule, Spring framework, JMS, Rest and SOAP (ideally with CXF) and scripting languages such as Groovy and JavaScript. Candidates with experience in Integration and Mule will be given preference.
  • Is able to work with customers in any or all of system architecture, design, development/ implementation & testing phases. Proven expertise in technical design, delivery and implementation.
  • Has experience with leading design and development teams, with skills in leadership and mentoring.
  • Is business focused with a keen desire to ensure Ricston continually adds value to our capabilities.
  • Is a self-starter that also works well as part of a team, assertive and able to maintain focus especially regarding project priorities.
  • Has excellent communication skills.
  • Is willing to travel as needed.
  • If in a lead role, delegates effectively, ensures timely deliverables and manages change as needed.
  • Shares our Values.

Send Erika your CV

Erika Quinn
Human Resources Manager