Jobs

London, Manchester

Technical Architect

What You’ll do:

  • Designing, developing and delivering solutions with clients’ architects.
  • Acting as a trusted advisor to clients, providing pragmatic solutions to real world problems.
  • Leading teams of developers, testers, ops through the full lifecycle of development
  • Delivering presentations and demonstrating the potential of technologies to both technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Involvement in pre-sales activities
  • Managing client expectations throughout the project lifecycle from initiation through to delivery.

 

About our Projects

At Valtech, we work across government and the commercial sector, on some of the most challenging and interesting projects. Our success is built on delivering quality user experiences at the time they are needed, and we care about positive outcomes even more than the technology we build. Much of the work we do helps vulnerable people, and hopefully like you, we’re passionate about making solutions accessible to all.

 

As a consultancy we work on a range of projects:

  • Greenfield and Brownfield projects
  • Digital (Web)/ Big Data/ Platform projects
  • Full Lifecycle development projects from discovery/ inception phase through to delivery
  • Cutting edge technologies with cross functional teams

 

What You’ll need:

  • Experience taking ultimate responsibility for designing and delivering one or more large scale solutions, understanding the various cross-cutting concerns such as security, performance and quality.
  • Experience leading teams
  • Experience architecting solutions, including creating architectural artefacts, such as high-level designs, disaster recovery plans and support documentation in an Agile environment
  • A rigorous understanding of automated testing
  • Working knowledge of multiple storage technologies such as SQL and No-SQL.
  • Understanding of Cloud computing, virtualisation and containerisation.

 

 

Nice to have:

  • Experience with Information Security/ Information Assurance
  • Knowledge and experience of GDPR
  • Knowledge of coding in multiple programming languages and platforms, primarily focused on the JVM and CLR ecosystems.
  • Experience of running multiple teams concurrently is highly desirable.
  • Experience of multiple technical domains such as web, mobile and data

 

About our Projects

At Valtech, we work across government and the commercial sector, on some of the most challenging and interesting projects. Our success is built on delivering quality user experiences at the time they are needed, and we care about positive outcomes even more than the technology we build. Much of the work we do helps vulnerable people, and hopefully like you, we’re passionate about making solutions accessible to all.

All this hard work doesn’t get in the way of building great working relationships. Some of the best and brightest call Valtech their professional home.  We have an empowered working environment and a culture of innovation and shared learning. We make time for fun activities, so we get to know each other better.

 

About our Teams

You’ll work across a broad range of projects in the public and private sector. Whether it’s transport, health, central government, housing or helping the most vulnerable in society, your contribution will have an impact and bring about positive change in the world. As a valued member of the team, you’ll help your colleagues understand what they need to do to help users, and you can expect them to support you and get involved with research.
We look forward to hearing from you!