We’re looking for full-time technical architects to join our digital team based in Abu Dhabi.
Experienced Technical Architects, with experience as full-stack developers, are welcome to apply, salary ranges $10,000 - $13,00 plus bonus! Relocation support to Abu Dhabi will also be provided along with work visa sponsorship.
You’ll take the lead in creating world-class digital services to transform the Education Sector.
Working closely in teams, you’ll use the latest cloud and digital technologies to make rapid and meaningful improvements. Keeping a relentless focus on user needs, you’ll make the ALEF systems easier to use and help teams do the things they need to do.
As a ALEF Technical Architect you will: -Provide Technical authority in prospective meetings with other departments, evaluate technical proposals from suppliers, implementation recommendations to stakeholders. -Provide Hands-on Technical leadership, in development, operation and improvement of services. -Work closely with the wider team to ensure high quality code is delivered in line with the project goals and delivery cycles. You'll work closely with designers to deliver rapid prototypes as well as production code for which you'll ensure high accessibility standards are upheld. We expect familiarity with modern frameworks and languages, as well as working practices such as Clean Code, TDD, BDD, continuous integration, continuous delivery and DevOps. -Have strong skills in web, API, microservices development and want to work within multidisciplinary agile teams of developers, designers and researchers focused on products. -Work with product managers to understand user needs for new/existing services -Work with delivery teams breaking technical requirements down, identify API requirements for integration with internal/external systems -Lead development of user-driven prototypes, identify technical options/inform architectural approaches, working with team members to write tests, code and documentation for new/existing systems
Skills & Qualifications
Processes and practices -Agile -Scrum/Kanban/Lean -TDD/BDD -CI/CD -XP
-Experience of developing product roadmaps, backlogs and measurable success criteria, and of writing user stories, i.e. can establish a path to delivery for breaking down stories -Experience organising and performing prototyping and proof of concepts -Building and scaling high-traffic websites and/or high volume transaction processing and analysis platforms -Experience of developing product roadmaps, backlogs and measurable success criteria, and of writing user stories, ie can establish a path to delivery for breaking down stories Mentor and train developers in a non-line management capacity -Experience mentoring or helping colleagues optimise their code -Knowledge of relational and non-relational database systems -System administration and configuration management skills -Experience presenting work at user groups, business and to peers. -Experience of handling large data sets and scaling their handling and storage -Ruby -Other JVM languages (Groovy, Scala, Clojure, Kotlin etc) -Other NoSQL databases such Neo4J, Cassandra, Redis etc