Technical Lead
Solutions Architecture, London
Technical Lead
Solutions Architecture, London

What you'll be doing:

About you:

We are looking to hire a Technical Delivery Lead (Java/J2EE) to join our highly skilled team supporting one of the UK’s leading Media organisations, responsible for the management of their whole front end systems. We are looking for someone who is able to provide technical leadership and remain hands-on producing both detailed technical work and high level architectural design.

You should have experience or knowledge of the following:

  • Experience in leading the development lifecycle process, best practices and operating distributed cloud-based microservices; keen to take on a technical leadership role with experience of mentoring other engineers in a truly Agile environment.
  • Familiar with DevOps environments / Containerisation (Docker, Kubernetes).
  • Excellent communication skills; collaborative and personable yet able to push back and be assertive when required.
  • Proven problem solver, with a can-do attitude.

What you'll need:

What to expect:

As owner of all front end systems, you will evangelise best practice and utilise your experience with cutting edge technologies and distributed, scalable systems to steer the technical direction of the team, defining team wide engineering best practices and mechanisms to measure the adoption of them.

Your day to day will involve the following:

  • Defining, leading and monitoring all team delivery, ensuring adherence to delivery methodology, quality and architectural principles, to deliver business goals and minimise technical debt.
  • Utilising your experience in Java and J2EE working on Content Management Systems both on premise and cloud-based.
  • Proof Of Concepts / Request For Proposals
  • Being the point of escalation from clients’ perspective for delivery issues.

...and finally:

Our team believes in hard work. We celebrate each other’s success and are always honest with each other. When we work together, we are unstoppable. We aim to build a strong professional community where everyone can mentor others and be mentored and can grow professionally through training and support to reach their career goals. The focus on clients, teamwork and foresight are our DNA and we are looking for someone who shares and embodies these core values, leading by example.

To support your hard work and dedication, we will offer you the following:

25 days of holidays, with the possibility to buy or sell 5 days within your first month. The opportunity, as we grow, to experiment new industries, such as, Public Sector, etc.

An online training platform with 3000+ courses, accessible from everywhere, to sharpen your skills

…And much more!

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Service Line Manager

Mark Watmough
Head of Application Services

2 Royal Exchange

“Upon joining the NTT DATA UK family, you will experience a culturally diverse organisation living our values of Clients First, Teamwork and Foresight as we partner with our customers every day.

At NTT DATA UK, we are proud to support and invest in our people. We offer a variety of rewarding career paths and opportunities to develop professionally - with access to cutting edge innovation.”

Simon Williams, CEO, NTT DATA UK

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