Joining this leading Lloyd’s Insurance Syndicate as a Technical Lead you will be responsible for providing technical leadership and guidance to ensure they are developing strong strategy, design and development engineering skills across the organisation.
Sitting in-between Developers and Architects, you will partner with Architects, Product Owners, Developers and Testers to identify tools and platforms that improve their ability to continuously deliver quality to their customers.
Keys areas of responsibility:-
The implementation of technology by development clear comprehensive and integrated system, technical and/or product recommendations which support global business plans and long-term strategic roadmaps
Outline where technology capability, systems or data is needed to support the business and assess current position position against that picture
Come up with solution designs, meeting the business requirements and delivering optimal solutions.
Be responsible for all technical design for a portfolio
Proficient working in a collaborative environment using tools such as Jira, Confluence; design and modelling tools such as Visio, Lucidchart, Draw.io. Proficient using UML standards to produce software designs and business process management visuals
Create and publish a technology roadmap for the Portfolio to move to their desired end-state
Collaborate with architects to ensure solution alignment with technical architecture, business plans and long-term strategic roadmaps
Investigates and forecasts business and IT trends to define the technical direction when needed
Investigates and makes final recommendations on new tools and techniques; collaborates on hardware/software evaluations
Experience of the full development life cycle
In-depth knowledge of diverse and emerging technologies and new architectural concepts and principles
In-depth understanding of concepts of microservice architecture, API and event-driven architecture and serverless
Hands-on experience designing and delivering solutions that leverage native and vendor cloud services from cloud provides such as AWS, AZURE, GCP
Hands-on designing solutions that use complex service orchestration that leverages container management and orchestration technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes
In-depth understanding of shared software concepts and product features, as well as strong security and data privacy mindset
Long term experience of delivering successful end to end solution designs across a complex, global, matrixed organisation, owning and maintaining the design documentation during the whole project life cycle
In-depth knowledge of a mixed landscape of vendor product and bespoke development applications.
This role will initially be based at home due to Covid-19 restrictions. Thereafter the role will move to 2/3 days working in the office which is City based.
Job Title:Technical Lead – Insurance – London, City