Solution Architect- Java

Location: Noida
Specialization: IT Software - Application Programming / Maintenance,
Industry NA

14+ years of experience in a technology leadership role, with a leading IT services or a technology consulting organisation, which specialised focus on the financial services domain. This includes 4+ years of experience as a technology or solutions architect


? Highly proficient in systems and non-functional requirements definition


? Experienced in technology stack selection and the definition of solution, technology and integration architectures for small to mid-sized applications and cloud hosted platforms


? Strong understanding of various design and architecture patterns


? Strong hands-on experience of designing and developing technology frameworks and micro-services, APIs, REST webservices, leveraging the Java and open source technology stack (i.e. Java, Javascript, Node.js/ Angular.js/ React.js, Spring Bot, Non-blocking Java, etc)


? Strong design, development and performance tuning skills on atleast two or more databases such as Oracle, SQL Server, NOSQL and NewSQL (e.g. PostgresQL, Cassandra, Mongo DB, Cosmos DB, MySQL etc.).


? Strong business domain understanding in financial services, preferably capital markets i.e. fixed income trading, wealth management and risk


? Experience of implementing and governing software engineering processes, practices, tools and standards for development teams


? Experience of setting up and operating the DevOps and automation infrastructure for continuous integration and delivery


? Full SDLC experience leveraging Agile, TDD and BDD for building and rolling out highly transactional and highly available platforms hosted on-premise and on the cloud


? Proficient in effort estimation techniques; will actively support project managers and scrum masters on planning the implementation and will work with test leads on the definition of an appropriate test strategy for the realisation of a quality solution


? Must be ?hands on? on technology and able to troubleshoot critical issues in design or code


? Strong leadership, business communication and consulting skills


? Must have led mid-large sized, geographically distributed teams with 30+ people


? Prior experience of working in client facing leadership roles in geographies like US, Canada or UK


? Extensive pre-sales experience as a technology/ engineering subject matter expert i.e. high level solution definition, sizing and RFI/RFP responses