Technical Architect - Paris

  • Negotiable
  • Paris, Ile-de-France, France
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 16 Jan 17

Experienced Calypso Technical Architects for immediate start for leading Consultancy in Paris. Non-French Speakers welcome.

The technical architect will

  • Ensure the quality level of the developments on the scope
  • Validate technical solutions + development cost estimates
  • Provide architecture consulting, technical expertise, definition and implementation of development standards, as well of norms and procedures
  • Perform Project management of tasks relating to technical infrastructure

In more detail:

Regarding the Quality level of developments:

  • Ensure quality level of deliverables
  • Control packaging and releases cycles
  • Define and ensure compliance to developments standards, perform coding audits
  • Ensure documentation quality on developments
  • Challenge developments cost estimates and technical solutions
  • Ensure guidelines and procedures are followed up
  • Participate to Project Committees

Regarding Architecture expertise consulting:

  • Define technical standards and drive their implementation
  • Advise Business Analysts and Business end-users on the optimal usage of the software
  • Contribute to Continuous Improvement of the scope's information systems
  • Perform technical watch

The successful candidate will be proactive in terms of IT security, productivity and quality improvement.

The role will also be one of a Facilitator, therefore the candidate will be open minded, will prove very good listening skills, will demonstrate initiative.

MUST HAVE SKILLS (please put them in bullet points).

  • Thorough understanding of the Calypso architecture
  • Previous experience as a technical architect
  • Standard development methodology: waterfall, scrum. Kamban
  • PM and pricing skills
  • Java, SQL
  • Basic understanding of back office operations for interest rate derivatives