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Digital Designer / API Designer - Sheffield / Norwich - to £60K

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    Sheffield, South Yorkshire

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    Information Technology

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    £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + 14% pension+ 29 days holiday

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    Heral Bharadia

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    about 1 year ago

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Role: Digital Designer X 7

Location: Sheffield or Norwich

Salary: £40-60K + bens

Skills: API, Java, C#, digital designer, Software Architecture, software design patterns.

Our client has 7 roles as they are expanding their teams and are being super flexible where 2-3 days home working is offered along with being located in Sheffield or Norwich. If you live anywhere else in the country but can get to either of those 2 offices twice a week then please also apply.

    • Do you have experience of Digital Design and are passionate about innovation?
    • Do you want to work with, and learn from encouraging, talented digital innovators?
    • Are you seeking to join a business that is investing into building teams in Sheffield and Norwich?

Skills & Experience required

Strong background in Software Architecture with responsibility for delivering large scale, multi-project technical solutions. Strong understanding of non-functional design principles. Knowledge and experience in C#/Java development in a leadership position. Strong background in Software Development Strong understanding of Software Design Patterns including SOLID development principles. Experience of cloud & cloud native applications and 12 Factor principles You can demonstrate solving complex technology, people and process problems. You can reason about and solve concrete, abstract and conceptual problems. Experience applying both qualitative and quantitative analysis to decision making Capability of setting appropriate measures for success and manage to those measures.

You will oversee the overall software design and technical architecture of our API platform and will be signoff and key governance point for all projects or initiatives that touch the platform.

The role holder will ensure the ongoing quality and architecture of the API platform, and take a lead role in ensuring that the platform continues to be devolved and expanded in a sustainable and high-quality fashion. This requires being an advocate for quality and key in driving this culture into the developer, BA and scrum master communities that work on the platform.

Duties & Responsibilities

Govern the designs within the platform so it is in line with the roadmap, meets agreed quality and security standards. Help define and enhance the underlying software architecture so that it is extensible, cross platform, performant, secure and in line with the companies Digitals wider platform architecture roadmap. Development of core framework artefacts and libraries. Design and Implementation of new technology and concepts and then lead the rollout to the wider development community. Collaborate with Platform and Solution Architects across Digital to ensure appropriate use of technology in solutions. Implement, enhance and govern technology design standards, approaches and metrics across our platforms. Implement and govern a robust security framework for our applications. Ensure that we design and implement reusable APIs. Continually identify and implement opportunities to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the development community including advocating tools and techniques implemented by other organisations. Identify and remove failure demand and improve internal platform / department and cross-platform / department efficiencies

If you possess the above and have excellent communication skills both written and verbal apply now!!!