Senior Applications / Solution ArchitectDublinContractNeg. Daily Rate Role ResponsibilitiesLead Architect specialising in Application, Integration, Infrastructure domains for client's application.End-to-end technical ownership of business requirement, architecture, designs and solutions at technical level, implementation, DevOps/deployment, production support.Ownership of Architectural Patterns, Design Patterns, Coding standards.Conduct Build vs Buy evaluations, translate business Requirements into technical requirements i.e. Identify use cases, develop bid documents, develop Architecture Definition document (ADD) explaining Current & Target Architecture.Negotiate with key stakeholders involving prioritisation of projects and resources. Skills EssentialSenior Architect Applications - There is no hands Software Development on this account for this role. However, the role requires strong experience of application architecture, and software development managementKnowledge of Java Application Development Minimum of 8 years of related work experience in software architecture, development and support.Expertise in the design, development and deployment of enterprise-level N-tier architecture in a Microsoft .NET Framework or Java Enterprise Edition platformKnowledge of testing processes and toolsExcellent knowledge of software and application designAbility to design and build configurable and customizable enterprise architecturesGood understanding of application lifecycle management Key Performance IndicatorsDemonstrably operates as the overall infrastructure CSA for large, complex solutions.Regularly has large, complex designs, incorporating trade-offs from the original specification, accepted by the relevant business approval review, without any requirement for design changes.Authors design and test documents for large, complex infrastructures, whose risk and cost elements are accepted by the overall CSA or PM.Can evidence regular contributions to customer forums, conferences and professional bodies.Using company prescribed methodologies, can demonstrate a contribution to the definition of customer overall IT architecture, including new solutions of significant size and complexity and which contain solution components from contributing specialists.Regular contribution to, and user of, company knowledge repositories and events. PLEASE NOTE: Candidates must have full working rights in Ireland i.e. a current Stamp 4 Visa or an EU Passport to be eligible to work in Ireland to be considered for the role.For more information or to apply to the role contact Emmet on 01 6455250 or email to emmet.mceneaney @ experis.ie.