Functional Lead Solutions Architect (Contract) Midrand/Menlyn/Rosslyn/Home Office rotation – ISB4302070-jobs in Midrand/Menlyn/Rosslyn/Home Office rotation | iSanqa jobs 2022



Our client requires the services of a Technology Integrator (Senior)


  • Amazing brand with cutting edge technology
  • Excellent teams in Global team collaboration
  • High work-life balance with Flexible hours
  • Agile working environment


POSITION: Contract until December 2024

COMMENCEMENT: As soon as possible

Duties & Responsibilities


  • Solution design involving all stakeholders (Business/Business Analysts/Developers/UI/UX).
  • Design solutions that are scalable, catering for requirements for various international markets (80% standard and 20% customizable), with functionality encapsulated in API’s that can be integrated with legacy/other systems, and frontends that are expandable.
  • Participate in stand-up’s and meet with end users and other stakeholders and gather requirements together with Business analysts.
  • Analyse and implement new system requirements specifications.
  • Ensure that all processes are investigated / considered in obtaining the specifications of the user requirements.
  • Propose and review system designs and evaluate alternatives.
  • Review and present proposals / system solutions to Velocity Internal Team and Product Owner / Business team.
  • Detailed technical documentation relevant to all stakeholders.
  • Assist with generating a breakdown of user stories to estimate technical delivery and manage those deliverables with the technical team.
  • Assist developers in developing systems/solutions in line with quality and delivery requirements.
  • Code review of developer outputs.
  • Assist with identifying and mitigating risks on the project.
  • System testing / parallel runs and assist QA in testing systems/solutions.
  • Troubleshoot technical issues, provide guidance and direction to technical team when required.
  • Analyse, troubleshoot, and fix Defects on all environments.
  • Deployment & release activities.
  • Production support & hyper-care after production deployments.
  • System audits/quality assurance.

Desired Experience & Qualification



  • South African citizens/residents are preferred.
  • Applicants with valid work permits will also be considered.


  • Degree in IT or relevant experience
  • 8+ years’ Experience
  • Agile working experience (Mandatory)


  • Minimum of 8 years working experience in development (Backend & Frontend experience and knowledge and custom digital solution development).
  • Minimum of 3 years working experience in web development using JavaScript primarily.
  • Minimum of 3 years working experience as a Technical Solutions Architect.
  • Experience with software design patterns and object-oriented design.


  • Ability to read, interpret and follow Java code
  • Experience with the following technologies:
  • AWS Cloud (migration of applications to the cloud, deployment on AWS, development on AWS)
  • Microservice Development
  • Java 7 & 8+
  • JavaScript
  • Typescript
  • Python
  • Node.JS
  • AngularJS
  • Angular 5+
  • HTML 5
  • CSS (SCSS)
  • At least one Relational Database experience (POSTGRES, SQL)
  • At least one Document Database experience (MONGO, ELASTIC)
  • Freestanding Component Development (POLYMER etc.)
  • Bootstrap
  • REST services, RESTful APIs
  • SOAP services
  • Java Logging frameworks
  • Java Persistence Framework
  • Functional Java
  • JSON and XML with Schema
  • HTTP Authentication, and Encryption with SSL
  • HTTP Session management and persistence
  • SQL with DB2, Postgres
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Continuous integration
  • IntelliJ
  • Swagger / Postman / SoapUI
  • Git with Bitbucket, Code versioning (Git/SVN)
  • Jenkins with Build Pipelines
  • Code quality with Sonar
  • Nexus
  • Jasmin & Carmen with unit and integration tests
  • Integration with 3rd party systems
  • Performing production and integration deployments
  • Troubleshooting deployments
  • Debugging remote services
  • Environment management (highly advantageous)
  • Spring Boot (highly advantageous)
  • Docker (highly advantageous)
  • Kubernetes (advantageous)
  • Knowledge of other programming languages and tools (advantageous)

How to apply?


Job Type: Full Time

Location: Midrand/Menlyn/Rosslyn/Home Office rotation


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