Lead Technical Consultant

Department:
Consulting
Work type:
Permanent
Location:
London, UK
Closing date:
31/08/2017
  • Join a leading global provider of software solutions for the finance industry
  • Highly competitive salary package
  • Located in Bank, London

 

About the role

You’ll be responsible for the integration architecture and design and delivery during the lifetime of Sonata implementation projects. You will plan and allocate resources and undertake aspects of client relationship management. Responsible for providing technical advice and guidance to external and internal clients.

Upon joining the London team, you will be part of a forward thinking business that has built its success on developing innovative technology. We support our clients with a team of more than 1000 people in 12 offices across APAC and EMEA, and have two business divisions – Wealth Management and Funds Administration. We offer ongoing learning and development opportunities, a collaborative team and inclusive culture, flexible working practices and a comprehensive benefits scheme. Bravura Solutions is focused on securing world class talent.

Main activities

  • Advising on client projects with regard to appropriate technology and solutions, capturing and documenting technical requirements
  • Leading client implementations of Sonata, owning the integration (technical, web and NFR aspects)
  • Assisting the pre-sales process in the form of RFI’s and RFP’s and providing advice on the Sonata technical platform
  • Involvement in scoping studies and providing solutions and technical consultancy services to clients
  • People management for direct reports
  • Working with Business Analysts and Consultants to provide effort estimates for technical enhancement work, development and testing
  • Working with the Delivery Managers regarding the acceptance of new releases of Sonata software into EMEA, being responsible for acceptance of that software for technical aspects of those releases

To be successful in this role candidates will require:

  • Advanced knowledge of Java technologies.
  • A proven understanding of the development life cycle with a wide understanding of project deliverable’s
  • Proven people management skills
  • Data transformation, web services and reporting experience
  • Enterprise application integration as well as Software architecture
  • Java development and Oracle Database PL/SQL experience
  • Systems integration technologies, including web services and messaging
  • Experience of producing and working with UML based design documentation
  • Knowledge of Web services and XML, HTML/XML/XSLT scripting, Single Sign On and SAML
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to distinguish between business and technical audiences
  • An analytical mind to identify trends and underlying problems, ensuring problems are resolved in a timely manner
  • An aptitude for working to challenging deadlines and budgets on a continual basis
  • Proven client facing consultancy and relationship skills
  • Strong negotiating skills with the ability to influence and liaise across all levels #LI-PRIORITY

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If you believe that you have the relevant experience and knowledge for this role please apply directly below. Please note only successful applicants will be contacted.

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