Smart Pension Company Profile

Technical Architect - Management - Scaling FinTech Company at Smart Pension (London, UK)

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Job Description

As we build out our platform and enter new markets, so we build out our team. We are now recruiting for a Technical Architect with deep knowledge of Ruby on Rails to join our ever-growing Engineering team and help us future proof our platform. With a lot of new opportunities for us to explore, this is an ideal role for a creator, someone who likes to push the technology boundaries and provide strong leadership to those around them. Main responsibilities: Identifying Smart’s technical needs with one eye always to the future. Scalability is key. Be a coder – This is a hands-on role and requires deep technical Ruby on Rails knowledge. Mentor and coach more junior members of the team. Ensure our platform and API’s are built to last. Break down large scale projects into manageable KPI’s and working heavily with the Delivery Manager to ensure these get cascaded through the team. Explaining to our design team what's required and overseeing the progress. Producing documents that monitor progress and ensure we future proof our platform. About you: Excellent knowledge of Ruby on Rails – This is a must for the position.  Strong problem-solving skills. Ability to build strong relationships across the business and communicate clearly with key stakeholders Ability to gather and assimilate information. Good knowledge of quality standards, legislation and best practice Ability to be adept and prioritise. Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines Ability to think ahead and anticipate problems/issues and find solutions.