Luxoft provides high-end business solutions to clients across the globe. With deep domain expertise in the finance, telecom, energy, automotive, and travel industries, the company consistently goes beyond its clients’ expectations by bringing together technology, talent, innovation, and the highest quality standards.
3 грудня 2021

Solution Architect (вакансія неактивна)

Київ, віддалено

Project Description:

Our client has established itself as the industry leading provider of real time and historical financial market data. A rare opportunity has recently become available in the Real Time and Historical Pricing architecture team for an architect who will contribute to a significant aspect of the governance, strategy, and design of the Tick History and Time Series platform.


As a member of the architecture team, the successful candidate will have a major role in terms of shaping overall technology and platform strategy. Some of the main responsibilities will include:
• Architectural oversight for key elements of the historical market data platform
• Leads the analysis, definition, design, and provides oversight for construction, testing, installation, and modification across multiple large interdependent systems.
• Applies technical governance processes.
• Partners with all stakeholders on large projects to provide architectural oversight throughout the life cycle of the project.
• Use an agile methodology throughout the breadth of project responsibilities.
• Regularly shares knowledge with colleagues on technical topics.
• Investigates and evaluates new technologies, especially those that pertain to large scale time series data store, high performance computing, and cloud computing
• Thought leadership, especially in terms of sharing key ideas, concepts, and strategies, at all levels of the organization
• Business, commercial and financial exposure, especially in terms of providing estimates and both supporting and building business cases

Mandatory Skills Description:

• Essential: Associate-level AWS Certified Solutions architect (Professional-level is preferred)
• A bachelor’s degree, or equivalent qualification, in a STEM subject with 5+ years of industry experience.
• 3+ years of experience in enterprise-class system design and development, ideally within a global setting
• 5+ years of experience developing code in a common programming language like Java, C, C++, Python etc.
• 3+ years’ experience working with infrastructure and networking.
• 3+ years’ experience working with BigData, Relational Database and other data store technologies
• 3+ years’ experience working with Web Service distribution
• 3+ years’ experience of working with public cloud technologies

Nice-to-Have Skills:

• Recommended: At least one of Google Cloud Platform Professional Cloud Architect, Microsoft Azure Solutions Architect Expert, or equivalent Cloud Service Provider certification.
• Recommended: Understanding of large scale data store technology, especially time series data stores.
• Recommended: Message bus technology experience
• Recommended: Distributed computing platform experience
• Recommended: Financial technology experience
• The ability to synthesize business requirements with technology capabilities to produce coherent technical designs.
• Excellent problem solving, data analysis, design, and development skills.
• Strong interpersonal skills, including expressive verbal and written communication skills, as well as influencing and informing stakeholders
• Self-starting and capable of working independently or in groups.
• A quick learner, able to balance and prioritize multiple concurrent projects effectively.
• Have a demonstrated ability to provide strong technical leadership on projects and a proclivity for generating innovative solutions
• Familiarity with DevOps principles and with building automation
• Understanding of all layers of a technology solution, from the physical layer to the application layer
• Familiarity of large scale infrastructure and customer migration projects
• Understanding of networking technologies, including but not limited to Cisco, TCP, UDP, IGMP, HTTP, TLS, WAN, LAN
• Understanding of how to build and operate secure applications and solutions.
• Possess a “service-first” mindset, especially in terms of ensuring customer satisfaction.


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