Solution Architect

Location: Wellington, Wellington City, Wellington
Job Type: Temporary
Specialisation: Architects
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: CR/007070_1631071508
Contact: Kris Watt
Email: email Kris

We are searching for an experienced Solution Architect, especially one specialising in IBM Websphere upgrades and possessing a strong software background. This is required to support an inhouse applications upgrade and modernisation programme. Our client currently has several applications running on Linux / WebSphere servers that will need to be upgraded. As part of this programme their intent is to modernise and/or migrate to our RedHat OpenShift platform where possible. In conjunction with our inhouse subject matter experts, if successful, you will be required to develop an assessment framework. Applications will be assessed against this framework identifying the preferred target architecture e.g. like for like migration, containerise etc.

Successful applicants will have experience working with…

  • Systems Integration (API / Batch) solutions and API gateways.
  • Applications development experience.
  • Containerisation and Micro-Services.
  • Legacy and monolithic architectures.
  • Working within Agile and Dev-Sec-Ops teams.
  • Architecture modelling tools and frameworks such as Sparx EA / Archimate.

Successful applicants will...

  • Have strong Architectural and business leadership skills.
  • Have excellent communication and decision-making skills.
  • Be self-motivated and taking initiative.
  • Be energetic and enthusiastic and pragmatic.
  • Have the ability to build good working relationships with staff and industry partners.
  • Show success in delivering Architectural, technological, and process evolution and efficiency's with a focus on the delivery of initiatives.
  • Demonstrated success translating strategy into outcomes.
  • Ability to influence and deliver results through others including drawing on wider capabilities.
  • A track record in seeking out, articulating and delivering business improvements.

What you need to do now

If you thrive on exhibiting advanced stakeholder management by driving engagement and being a credible thought leader and expert advisor that will align the efforts of the Architecture group to assist in the delivery then we want you!

To submit your profile, please 'Apply Now' with a current CV or if you would like to have a confidential discussion regarding this or other opportunities, call us today on 04 978 8009 and one of our consultants would be happy to speak with you.

These roles are in Wellington and applicants will need NZ residency or citizenships to apply.