Lead Technical Architect

Lead Technical Architect

 

Job code: 626

Permanent 

We are looking for a Lead Technical Architect to join a new team as a heavy hitter in technology, leadership and someone equally comfortable with customers. Experienced, skillful and dynamic person, someone who takes ownership and is committed to doing great things and to helping our customers achieve their goals. 

This role involves you working with one of our key customers in the transport technology space who has invested heavily, over the past 3 years, in their first market opportunity by funding academic research and commercial technology product development. They have contracted first customers and are busy delivering MVP to those customers.

ABOUT THE ROLE

  • Maintain high standards of software quality within the team by establishing good practices and habits
  • Perform strong and constructive code reviews
  • Working in collaboration with our customer - as a trusted technical advisor
  • Build upon and enhance current end to end architectural design
  • Design, develop and unit-test in accordance with established standards
  • Tech lead for a team of 4 - 5 experienced engineers
  • Perform Scrum Master role within the team

ABOUT YOU

  • 10+ years proven experience with the design and development of multi-tier software solutions
  • Experience leading teams, coaching, mentoring team members
  • A collaborative approach to finding solutions - value direct communication with customers rather than tools and processes
  • Has the confidence to challenge decisions when needed and propose alternatives, both to the team and the customer
  • Friendly, motivating, humble - a "let’s do it" team player
  • Skilled at performing code reviews with Gerrit/Git/GitHub
  • Display strong technical/architectural understanding
  • High level of innovative thinking and self-motivation to drive results
  • Passionate about code quality and coding best practices
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Good collaboration and communication skills in a global environment
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Essential:

  • Hands on Kubernetes implementation experience
  • Design and development of software application stacks into Kubernetes 
  • Hands on AWS cloud  (Route53, IAM, S3, Batch, EKS)
  • Fluent at a senior developer level in Java 8 & JavaScript/Typescript
  • Track Record of practicing TDD using tools like Cucumber, Jest, Junit
  • Experienced in Microservices architecture design and development
  • Excellent knowledge of API design patterns and standards
  • Experienced in creating Single Page Web Applications using React

Desirable:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field
  • AWS / Linux Foundation / Kubernetes Certified
  • Knowledge of Agile and Scrum Methodologies 
  • Experience working as a Scrum Master
  • Product development knowledge and product life cycle management knowledge

Nice-to-have:

  • Experience with: Graph Hopper, Argo Workflows, GitLab CI/CD, MariaDB, Swagger

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Flexible working-from-home policy
  • Market leading Pension Package
  • Health & Life Insurance
  • Meal-tickets
  • Excellent opportunities to experiment with new technologies
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Comprehensive Relocation Assistance
  • Innovative and challenging work culture
  • Fantastic central location

If the above sounds like something you would be passionate about and if you possess the above skills, we look forward to hearing from you!

ABOUT US

We are a dynamic, Irish-owned, professional services company, located in the heart of Dublin City. From banking to Telecoms, from train stations to space stations, we enable customers to keep vital services running. By providing solutions, consultancy and training, we equip our clients to overcome their challenges with tools and people to develop cutting edge technologies in the areas of DevOps, automation CI and Cloud. Our employees get an opportunity to broaden their horizons by working on technologies that will shape the future.

Ammeon is an equal opportunities employer. Ammeon reserves the right to request an employee to be flexible in his or her duties when the business needs require it.

Ammeon does not accept agency resumes and does not take any responsibility for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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