Software Architect

Birmingham
Permanent
Salary : Competitive
Contact Name : Carl Welsh Contact Email : cwelsh@itrpartners.co.uk Sector : Software Development

Software Architect – Midlands – Competitive Salary

We are currently recruiting a Software Architect for a world class software company, located in the Midlands. This group are design products for the retail industry and are tier one, market leading suppliers to some of the most well recognised retail brands in the world.

Whilst established, this company continue to grow and this is a brand new opening for a Software Architect

They are looking for someone with ten years + experience in enterprise level, professional computing. This person will need a good mix of skills including current technical knowledge, as well as having strong strategy, communication, leadership and analytical skills.

You will be working with the Chief Software Engineer and Development Project Managers to oversee the Development and Delivery of software systems.

They are a Java house so strong Java, JMS (Java Message Service), ESB (Enterprise Service Bus), JEE, J2EE will be important. On the technical side they will also be looking for someone with experience with various Test Frameworks. Web Services (REST / SOAP) would be a good advantage. On Databases they would like someone highly proficient with SQL. NoSQL Skills are also important.

Further to the technical stack above, they would like Middleware experience. Extensive IBM WebSphere and IBM MQ skills are highly desirable and will eventually be essential to the role.

You should have experience at Architect / Software Architect level and have current hands on technical knowledge.

This company are offering a highly competitive package and clear internal opportunity.