Technical architect

Technical Architect Skills

The technical architect is required to architect and design the following in conjunction with the Head of the business unit:

  • Technical database design and data models aligned to the data platform strategy
  • Technical system integration diagrams aligned to the platform strategy
  • Technical integration design for file flows, web services, APIs (all technical components) aligned to the platform and API strategy
  • Maintain and develop the master technical architecture documents and create reusability of the technical architecture
  • Drive the agreed technical architecture design and associated solution delivery with the technical resources like systems analysts, ETL developers, web developers, mobile app developers, external and internal partners; whilst providing technical milestones to the project managers
  • Work with the business architect to understand the detailed business requirements and develop the technical architecture design in accordance with the business requirements.
  • Responsible and accountable for adherence and delivery of the agreed technical architecture in terms of the technical solution and technical solution quality
  • Assist the technical delivery team with:
    • Data source to target mapping aligned to the technical architecture
    • ETL development aligned to the technical architecture
    • Solution development aligned to the technical architecture

Technical Architect Knowledge

The technical architect is required to have knowledge in the following areas:

Database design, data models and source to target mapping

Microsoft SQL 2016, SSIS, SSRS (optional), SSAS (optional)

Use of version control tools

Oversight of technical environments (DEV, TEST, PPE, PROD)

Web services, APIs, API Gateways

Infrastructure knowledge pertaining to Application servers, web servers, database servers

Web sites, mobile apps

Technical Architect Soft Skills

Ability to lead

Ability to drive

Ability to make a decision in a time demanding space

Ability to direct technical resources

Application of Skills

The technical architecture will be required to apply the above skills in the following areas:

Develop the technical architecture for a new partner, which includes provider a supplier website, database, data flows, data transformation, data integration, security and infrastructure design

Develop the technical architecture for integration with external parties for the provision of Telematics data, which includes partner engagements, technical design, data flows, data integration, and security

Develop the technical architecture for integration with external parties for the provision of Medical services, which includes API interfaces, API and/or web service specifications, data storage, data flows, data aggregation, technical design, and security

Develop the technical architecture for integration with an external party for Mobile app, which includes API Gateway management, API and/or web service specifications, data storage, data flows, data aggregation, technical design, and security

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Please do not apply should you not meet the requirements highlighted above.
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Please email your CV/Resume to careers@marstech.co.za

Annelize McCarthyTechnical architect