Who we are looking for
At PwC you’ll get to work with the largest, most recognisable clients in the world.
We are rapidly building out our team of digital product delivery specialists and we are looking for individuals who will play a key role in achieving our mission of helping clients thrive in the digital age.
We're looking for people who will think outside the box, not settling for the status quo and who will look to create impact from day one.
About the role
As a Solutions Architect within PwC you will form an integral part in the delivery of digital solutions to enforce and drive our digital strategy, all the while - meeting the needs of our clients. In PwC’s agile delivery team, you will be architecting solutions, which keep our clients at the forefront of digital technologies and ahead of their competitors. You will utilise best practices such as Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, Test-Driven Development and peer reviews, and be involved in end-to-end software delivery.
A Solutions Architect will be able to lead several teams of engineers, setting technical direction, architecting, building and overseeing technical solutions to meet business requirements, adhering to high coding standards and engineering principles. You would typically have technical ownership across a set of products, perhaps specialising in one or more areas. In addition, you would liaise with business stakeholders, providing guidance, architectural overview and technical strategy.
Some level of travel will be required for this role.
The Solutions Architect should have experience of:
Architecting and over-seeing N-tier solutions,
Contributing to and leading application design
End-to-end involvement in software delivery
Demonstrating OO development in a commercial environment
Technical ownership of one or more products
A range of software delivery tools (source control, agile tools, CI, IDE etc)
Implementing and following best practices
Effective prioritisation of tasks and personal time management
Working with team around producing estimates
Coaching and mentoring more junior team members both technically and professionally
Interacting with clients, product owners and senior executives
Degree in computer science related discipline
Delivering in a highly collaborative agile environment
Understanding of blockchain technologies
Behavioural Driven Development and Exploratory Testing
Cloud environment experience
Microservices architecture practical knowledge
Belfast, Leeds, London, Manchester