Technical Architect

  • Location: remote
  • Term: Permanent Position
  • Salary: Competitive
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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.

 

We pride ourselves on our remote-first ethos so that this role can be based entirely remotely from anywhere in the UK or from any of our 4 tech hubs (Edinburgh, Glasgow, London and Dundee). This role is open to permanent candidates.

 

The ideal candidate will be passionate about delivering happy customers, a team player and have excellent stakeholder management skills. You should have a track record acting as a subject matter expert in solution design pertaining to web, mobile and API development. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing a cloud computing strategy and working with Waracle and the client to map requirements to IT solutions. 

 

Responsibilities 

  • Support development teams on application architecture and deployment in cloud environments
  • Support the implementation of best practices for solution design and construction across the SDLC
  • 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 stakeholders to successfully monitor progress and to spot, prevent and foresee technical impediments 

Requirements

  • Expert level knowledge of Azure and/or AWS Cloud Platforms
  • Experience leading a highly technical team
  • Experience developing and operating at scale cloud infrastructure
  • Current understanding of best practices regarding system security measures and how to implement them
  • Demonstrable experience in commercial software engineering and design architecture

Benefits for our people

Working for Waracle means you are part of an energetic and diverse community of technologists who care deeply about making a difference. We offer a wide range of benefits that support your wellbeing, health, personal and professional development goals. Our benefits package is reviewed regularly to ensure the best experience for everyone.

  • Company Pension
  • Medicash proactive
  • Group sickness cover
  • Death in service benefit
  • Regular fun meetups
  • Enhanced maternity / paternity leave
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Remote first ethos
  • 31 days off
  • Your birthday off
  • Discounts
  • Flexible hours available

Frequently-asked questions

Here are some of the things that people tend to ask about working at Waracle.

Yes, please contact us to discuss options.

Yes, we hire both permanent and contract candidates. You will see on each job advert whether the role is open to contract applications. We have both inside and outside IR35 projects.

Most of our positions offer full remote working within the UK with optional use of any of our offices. Currently, we don’t offer remote working outside of the UK as standard.

We are approved sponsors and can offer sponsorship for qualifying vacancies. Please check the job advert you are applying for and alternatively join our talent pool for a future opportunity.

Yes, please contact us to discuss options.

Equal Opportunity Employer

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

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