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Lead Architect - Banking - Credit Risk

London, Greater London, United Kingdom, £100,000 - £120,000 , Permanent

Posted: 5 hours ago


Lead Architect - Banking - Credit Risk

My client, a leading investment bank is seeking an experienced and hands on Lead Architect to bring an expert approach to software development with a constant focus on business value to their London based team.

The role:

Collaborate with, and provide guidance to, a team of architects to produce best-of-breed designs and architecture documentation, whilst supporting the architecture governance processes
Design and code reference implementations, proof of concepts and architecturally critical components, in a range of technologies as demanded by the task at hand
Work closely with business owners, architects and engineers to ensure optimal design of Credit Risk Systems to support all use cases
Define best practice software development standards in line with the firm's standards and industry's best practices

Candidates must have the following skills / experience:

Strong experience of Financial Services, with a good understanding of Corporate and Investment Banking Products. Experience of middle office systems such as Risk Management is strongly preferred
Software development experience in an Object Oriented or Functional language (Java preferred); exposure to Spark, Map-Reduce, Scala, Python, PL-SQL / T-SQL advantageous
Deep knowledge of RDBMS (Oracle 11g-21c preferred), with understanding of multi-terabyte database design, including ETL, OLAP, OLTP and Data Warehousing concepts, as well as Big Data and NoSQL solutions
Exposure to Cloud products, Google Cloud Platform preferred; as well as AI / ML solutions
Experience of best practice Test Driven Development, Behavioral Driven Development, Continuous integration/continuous delivery and DevOps principles. Experience of Scrum, Kanban or XP. Familiarity with SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework) methodology beneficial

CVs to Nick ASAP for immediate review

Job Details

London, Greater London, United Kingdom
£100,000 - £120,000