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Solution Architect

Waracle are looking for a Solution Architect for an exciting new role joining the UK’s Largest Mobile App Developer.

location icon Edinburgh

contract type icon Permanent or Contract

salary icon Competitive

Job Description

Waracle is already an industry leading team delivering digital solutions that transform how we live, work and play. We’ll not hide from the fact we have exciting growth plans and this has been recognised with our recent inclusion in The Sunday Times Tech Track 100, listing the UK’s fastest growing tech companies.


It’s an amazing time to join our team and you’ll be supported by a rapidly growing team of experienced specialists in design research, UX, UI, Scrum, product, data and cyber security, alongside developers specialising in native, hybrid and web technologies.

This position will be based remotely (UK) or from any of our Spaces offices and would ideally have some Edinburgh presence (2x per week). The position is open to both permanent and contractor candidates.

You’ll be expected to:

  • Act as a subject matter expert in solution design pertaining to web, mobile and API development
  • Support best practices for solution design and implementation
  • Analyse technologies used within the project to drive improvements and recommendation
  • Create sequence diagrams and architecture documentation
  • Support the development team and provide technical guidance and assistance where required
  • Work closely with project management teams to successfully monitor progress and to spot, prevent and foresee technical impediments
  • Work with the Waracle and the client to map requirements to IT solutions


Develop an iOS and Android native services strategy, including:

  • Creating detailed system architecture designs for the mobile team


  • Prior system architecture design experience
  • Familiarity with native mobile services across iOS and Android
  • Familiarity with nodeJS and typescript
  • Leadership skills are essential
  • Current understanding of best practices regarding system security measures
  • Experience in software engineering and design architecture
  • Experience in the financial services sector desirable
  • Knowledge of TSYS desirable

Benefits for Permanent Members of Staff

  • iconCompany pension
  • iconMedicash proactive
  • iconGroup sickness cover
  • iconDeath in service benefit
  • iconUdemy personal development account
  • iconRegular fun activities & team meetups
  • iconEmployee discounts
  • iconCycle to work scheme
  • iconRemote first ethos
  • icon31 days holiday
  • iconYour birthday off work
  • iconEnhanced maternity / paternity pay

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