Technical Architect

Technical Architect

Job Title: Technical Architect
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £90,000+
Start Date: ASAP but understandable if you have a notice period
Reference: TA1605AS
Contact Name: Alexandra Staniland
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 16, 2017 14:36

Job Description

The Company

Signify Technology Group are looking for an intellectual Technical Architect to join our clients small and agile team. They are based in Central London, so you will be able to commute or relocate easily. Our client is working within the Energy sector working to build an amazing, innovative project.

The Role

Signify Technology Group is recruiting for a Technical Architect who has had previous high-level development experience. You will have mentored and managed a team – a clear leader.

The ideal candidate will have been exposed to ScalaTest, Shapeless or Cats and be able to bring new ideas to the table, be a self-starter and work closely with your team members.  You will also have a passion for functional concepts and machine learning.


Key Skills

  • Scala
  • Akka/Play
  • Spark/Cassandra
  • Streaming analytics
  • Functional programming
  • At least 4 years’ experience of technical leadership & software engineering
  • Experience as either a lead or principal developer, with hands-on experience developing complex API oriented solutions.
  • Big data design principles.
  • Remarkable communication skills
  • Experience with high volume, horizontally scalable online software architectures, in a multi-tiered application environment running on public cloud providers
  • Demonstrable analytical background: able to solve, structure and simplify complex problems
  • An immense understanding of the engineering ecosystem
  • Implementation, infrastructure and architecture


Signify Technology Group

 Signify Technology are a forward thinking technology recruitment business with our head office based in the heart of London. Signify Technology provide permanent and contract technology recruitment solutions to a range of clients from technology companies, global brands and start-ups globally. Behind each piece of technology changing the world, is a person, it’s our mission to introduce them to the companies that need them the most. We Look forward to working with you.