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Technical Architect - Contract - Central London - £700

  • Job reference: 32082
  • Location: City of London
  • Job type: Contract
  • Start date: Not specified
  • Contact: Not specified
  • Sector: Digital and Development
  • Salary: £650 - £700 per day

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Technical Architect - Contract - Central London - £650-700

(Architecture, SOA, Microservices, AWS, Hadoop/Kafka, API, DevOps, Apache, PHP, Java, Python)


Our leading online media client are looking for a talented Technical Architect to join them for an initial 6-month contract. You will be joining the Central-London based company to join their Architecture team to lead the analysis and architectural design for their application services.

The role is suited to a highly experienced Technical Architect looking to lead a greenfield project. As a forward-thinking digital company, the client sees digital as a key area of growth and will look to introduce cutting edge software solutions and products to support future growth. This is an architecture & design orientated role with some hands-on requirements, and it will be tasked with supporting the most transformational project in the company.

We are searching for someone who has previous experience working in an Agile development team.

The skills focus for the role is:

Some essentials

  • 5 years' experience working on large scale software solution projects with delivering cutting edge digital technologies.
  • Demonstrable understanding of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) or Microservices architecture.
  • AWS architecture experience essential, Google GCP experience desirable.
  • Experience with Hadoop, Kafka or similar technologies.
  • Solid understanding of API driven environments and API centric architecture's.
  • Working knowledge of Data architecture, machine learning would be beneficial (Hadoop, Amazon ML)
  • Experience with Enterprise Service Bus / Message Bus deployments a key advantage (Kafka/Kinesis/Firehose)
  • Experience with Apache, PHP, Java, Python
  • Experience in DevOps methodologies such as Terraform and Github/Gitlab repositories.


  • Previous working knowledge / experience of push messaging (websockets etc)
  • Excellent understanding of SLA led implementations
  • Good understanding of general web development
  • Good understanding of SQL vs noSQL and benefits of each
  • Understanding of Content Delivery Networks for Images, Web Content and Streaming Media

This is a great opportunity to join an established brand whose market-leading architecture team are renowned within the industry for their cutting-edge technology and processes.

Please apply ASAP as the client are looking to move quickly.

(Architecture, SOA, Microservices, AWS, Hadoop/Kafka, API, DevOps, Apache, PHP, Java, Python)

Technical Architect - Contract - Central London - £650-700

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