The selected candidate will :
Designs the technical architecture to address business requirements, including the design of system configurations (hardware, software, and messaging, as appropriate), solving complex problems in realms where solutions may not currently exist, necessitating new solutions / ways of working / technologies and proactively articulating these to the business
Develops relationships across the business to understand requirements, applies deep technical knowledge of product or capability to solve business problems and works closely with development teams to oversee implementation
Your key responsibilities
Provides innovative and practical designs for the design and integration of new and existing systems, applying advanced technical capabilities
Provides technical expertise to maximize value from new and existing IT products and solutions and may lead on tool evaluation efforts including the definition of evaluation criteria, tool identification and the actual evaluation
Guides others in resolving complex issues in technical architecture and solves complex, escalated aspects of a project and contributes to project management activities, such as providing estimates for tasks
Works across multidisciplinary teams and with the business to deliver simple and easy to use systems that meet user needs and gains stakeholder buy-in
Provides coaching and support to development teams during blueprinting and implementation phases
Reviews and develops due diligence to confirm the developed solution complies with architectural design
Contributes to development standards to promote optimization and consistency (including code modularization and reuse)
Skills and attributes for success
Has an advanced understanding of technical architecture and can apply this in the development of new technical architecture components
To qualify for the role, you must have
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, IT, Mathematics, or related field preferred
More than 7 years applied experience
Experience of ""owning"" the design of a major / large component of an application or software architecture
Possesses deep knowledge on technical architecture spanning across all aspects of each system and how it can be applied in a business context
Proven experience in delivering effective technical architecture strategies
Ideally, you’ll also have
Experience of topic / event based architecture, specifically Kafka protocols, KStreams and / or Confluent.
CCSLP or similar with a strong focus on secure by design and security principles in software development.
Knowledge of machine learning and deployment at scale in large data environments.
What we look for
A self-starter, independent-thinker, curious and creative person with ambition and passion
What working at EY offers
We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer :
Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around
Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you
EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities.
While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.