Digital Architect

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About Us

Capgemini are seeking experienced Digital Architects to lead the architecture, development and delivery of some of the largest, most innovative enterprise web projects in the UK and around the world.

The Digital Architects will be Senior Software Engineers experienced in delivering web platform solutions, experienced in producing high quality code and scalable, integrated software solutions in the Digital space. It will suit someone who wants to maintain a hands-on role working with code, but also have a perspective on the more strategic approaches to platform design and delivery.

Main Purpose of Role

• Leading cross functional teams in an agile delivery process, responsible for a delivering first class user experiences, building content management solutions, e-commerce, and bespoke web applications
• Own the technical delivery of web platform projects, ensuring robust, scalable solutions - with the support of other senior developers and architects to design appropriate technical solutions
• Lead the continuous improvement of the development process, practices, tools and techniques
• Coach and mentor other team members to share knowledge and experience and help grow the team
• Working with client stakeholders and internal teams to develop new opportunities

Key Responsibilities

• In-depth web platform experience, including awareness of the latest techniques, standards and best practices. Proven track record of delivering complex platforms at scale
• Proven software development experience, ideally in a high-scale Digital environment
• Experience of implementing content management systems, e-commerce solutions and bespoke web applications. Experience of Drupal and other PHP frameworks is an advantage
• Experience of leading agile teams and working in an agile manner in a commercial environment
• Experience of Dev Ops – including Configuration Management, Environment Management, Release Management. Knowledge of Jenkins, Puppet, Vagrant, Docker and related technologies are an advantage.
• Awareness of best practice in enterprise integration, API development, content management and scalability

Additional Information

The Digital Architect roles sit within the Digital Platforms Team in Capgemini UK. The team produce web platforms for enterprise clients, providing complex solutions in content management, digital marketing, and e-commerce. Primarily working with Open Source software, the team are first and foremost engineers, putting Software Engineering and professionalism at the heart of delivery.

If you like the sound of this, and feel you have the right background and experience, please apply with your most recent CV.

Capgemini positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. We are committed to hiring, developing and retaining the best people to deliver innovative, world-class solutions for our clients. We foster an inclusive culture that enables everyone to achieve their full potential and enjoy a fulfilling career with us. Our comprehensive flexible benefits package and lifestyle policies enable our employees to balance their individual, family and work-life needs.

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