Solution Architect

Job type
NZD150000 per annum
Join a renowned organization with exceptional employee benefits and perks as a Solution Architect
The Role:
The Solution Architect position is responsible for the design, and at times software development, of robust, sustainable software and integration components that support the business functions of the organization and promote effectiveness and efficiency of process. As a Solution Architect you will be required to provide thought leadership and design solutions that take a holistic approach and align to Universities Enterprise Architecture patterns.
Work with Business Analysts to translate business processes into functional requirements, contributing to the creation of the solution architecture and design.
Lead technical designs to create solution architecture documents and patterns to support solution delivery.
Define and document application architecture and design patterns.
Define and document software integration to agreed standard and patterns.
Enhance existing software components as part of a change request process to enable new functionality.
Provide assistance and recommendations with the evaluation of new software solutions.
Understand existing software within the organization and mapping to business capability.
Ensure that architecture documentation for software and solutions is fit for purpose and current.
Essential Skills:
Five years’ work experience in software analysis, support, and development.
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
Experience in native public cloud software architecture patterns (Azure preferential)
Expertise with integration technologies (XML, JSON, SOAP, JMS Queues, ESB, ETL, Restful Web Services, Azure Data Integration Services etc
Experience or good understanding of Microsoft Azure Data Platform (or similar) (Synapse, Data Lake, Event Hub, Data Factory etc)
Sound knowledge and understanding of cloud technologies including SaaS, PaaS and IaaS
Experienced with creating technical documentation.
Experienced in developing and/or interfacing with web services.
A thorough understanding of object-oriented programming concepts and languages.
Industry certifications such as TOGAF, Zachman, AWS or Azure Architect certifications
Additional Perks:
5 weeks annual leave and competitive superannuation and career growth opportunities
Onsite parking options and flexible working arrangements
Discounted gym membership and insurance policies