Solutions Architect

  • Job Ref: 4962
  • Location: Dublin, Ireland
  • Type: Contract



Solutions Architect

Daily rate 550-600 per day

South Dublin

Working on a banking platform.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities

  • Take a Lead role on the design and implementation of Banking platform
  • Lead, drive and deliver long-term strategic and transformational change as part of the Programme
  • Engage with key senior stakeholders throughout the organisation to ensure the solution meets business current and future demand 
  • Take a lead role in ensuring the adaption and implementation of agile oriented architecture and delivery methodologies.


This role will have a people leadership aspect to where the ideal candidate will

  • Lead an Agile Team from a Technical Perspective.
  • Coach and Mentor more junior team members.
  • Adapt and implement Agile orientated architecture and delivery methodologies.




Minimum Criteria for this Role:

  • Minimum 10 years Java/JEE development experience

At least 4 of which has been in a design lead role preferably in a Financial Services environment.

  • Experience in OO Design

Demonstrated proficiency in applying common design patterns.

Ability to communicate effectively using UML

Ability to write technical documents to a high standard.

  • Experience of using an IDE such as Eclipse.
  • Experience of the following technologies a must

Web Services SOAP/XML/REST

Persistence JDBC/ ORM / Databases

Application Servers such as WebSphere/JBOSS and Tomcat

  • Experience of the following technologies an advantage

Micro Services and associated patterns

API Gateways

Event Bus technologies

  • Testing
      • Competence in designing and executing unit & integration tests.

Experience with Selenium and Cucumber

  • Good knowledge of Web Technologies such as HTML/CSS and JavaScript libraries and appreciation of User Experience techniques and challenges.

Solutions Architect


Trish Lynch, Contracts Manager - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Trish is a Contracts Manager with e-Frontiers. She has over 15 years recruitment experience in the areas of Software Development, Testing, Project Management and Business Analysis. She is has a BA Degree in Sociology and a Diploma in Business Studies from Michael Smurfits UCD. Trish has recruited across all industry sectors, Teleco, Consultancy, Pharma, e-Learning, Financial Services and Software.

Specialises in: Java, Project Managers, QA, Business Analysts, Architects