Online Solutions Architect

Location:
Biggin Hill
Function:
Engineering & Technical
Department:
Digital Technology and Delivery
About The Role
 We’re looking for an experienced Online Solutions Architect to be part of our Delivery and Operations team based at our Media and Technology centre in Biggin Hill.
 

Over the coming years we are looking to build a new portfolio of digital products and increase levels of innovation in the digital space. In order to deliver agility, capability and re-usability across digital products, F1 is embarking on the creation of a new capability platform.

You’ll work closely with third party suppliers and lead the upfront design of the platform and APIs, defining common patterns and reusable components that can deliver core digital capability.

For full job description, please refer to additional information.

About You
Your experience to date is in system and software design in either a developer or architect role.
 

You’ll have extensive experience delivering modern, distributed architecture and you’ll be an advocate of micro-services and have a dev-ops approach to delivery.

You’re confident in containerisation and building infrastructure though code, you’re an excellent communicator with the ability to describe technical concepts to non-technical people. 

You’ll have

  • Experience of software and system architecture, design patterns and principles
  • Full stack development experience, including web technologies from HTML/CSS/JS to Java, Perl, Ruby, Go etc.
  • A good understanding of REST API design and implementation
  • Ability to define NFRs and KPIs and specify how to measure them
  • Collaboration tools (e.g. Jira, Confluence, Git, Slack)
  • Good knowledge of security around digital products and platform infrastructure
  • Ability to evaluate build vs buy