Technical Lead

  • Location

    London, England

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  • Salary:

    £600 - £700 per day

  • Contact:

    Harriet Hughes

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    24 Months

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Technical Lead, Lead, Architect, API, AWS, Amazon Web Services, Cloud, Low Level Design, LLD, Web Interface, Security Requirements, SOAP, REST, API in AWS, Java, Migration, SC Cleared, Security Cleared, Digital, Solutions

Our Central Government Client are looking for a Technical Lead who will work as part of a Public/Private API Web Interface development team to identify needs, assess security requirements, design and develop the required components, document the low-level design, provide in-depth technology input to other technology stakeholders, and conduct a code review periodically.

The Specialist will work closely with the Lead Architect to understand legacy API/web application, and design, develop and document the target technology components in AWS cloud.

Key Skills / Experience:

· Have demonstrable experience of successfully designing and implementing Public and Private API frameworks in cloud.
· Have demonstrable experience of developing public facing web applications using modern technology stack.
· Have demonstrable experience of design and implementation of API policy management frameworks and API Gateways (APIGee, CA , AWS API Gateway etc.).
· Have demonstrable experience in API security (SOAP/REST) and industry standard best practices to secure a public/private API hosted in cloud.
· Have demonstrable experience of successfully delivering digital solutions that collect and manage personal and/or sensitive information with appropriate controls and protection.
· Have demonstrable experience of implementing API in AWS cloud utilising AWS products and services.
· Have demonstrable hands-on experience of Java, API Gateway/Management & Policy frameworks, SOAP & Restful APIs, JWT, JWS/JWE, JOSE.
· Have demonstrable experience of documenting low level design and ability to work in an established design and governance process.
· Have demonstrable experience of successfully and collaboratively working, coaching and sharing knowledge with Public Sector client teams, particularly those with limited agile development experience.
· Have demonstrable experience of successfully design, implementation and migration of SOAP based API services from legacy technologies utilising Amazon AWS.
· Have demonstrable experience of migrating applications and services from traditional data centre and infrastructure, network, to AWS cloud.
· Have demonstrable experience of migrating services off PSN to public cloud infrastructure.
· Have existing, valid SC Clearance (desirable)