Platform Architect

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Abigail Scott

  • Contact email:

    abigail.scott@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH115569_1576514014

  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-15

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Platform Architect

London/Nottingham

6 Months

Client Overview

Our client is a global provider of financial markets data and infrastructure. The company was founded in 2018. It is jointly owned by Blackstone Group LP which has a 55% stake and Thomson Reuters which owns 45%. The company has an annual turnover of $6bn with more than 40,000 client companies in 190 countries.

Role Responsibilities

  • define and document the vision and roadmap
  • produce the high level design for the integration of all the components
  • Produce detailed designs for individual integrations and components as needed
  • Potentially do some hands on engineering

Key skills Required

  • Very strong CI/CD knowledge- experience in Architecting a CI/CD 'platform' used by Developers
  • Good cloud skills, especially AWS
  • Leading the architecture for a large platform
  • Good DevOps and Agile experience
  • Creation of presentations that can go to exec level
  • Great diagram and documentation skills

Suitable candidates should submit their CV in the first instance