Pearson is seeking highly motivated individuals with a sound technical background to join our Technical Operations team. We take continuous learning to heart. We value positive energy, clear communication, and are committed to building an inclusive environment for people from every background. We look forward to hearing from you.
Duties and Responsibilities
Collaborate with senior leaders in business and technology to define MVP scope for various initiatives and design solutions that align with enterprise technology strategy.
Provide architectural strategy and leadership to developing and implementing initiatives that improve innovation in a constantly evolving direct to consumer strategy.
Develop solutions to problems via use of methodologies and software application tools, and work with Product Owners to drive product vision, manage scope and expectations.
Design reliable, scalable, and performant end-to-end architectures which can support sites in several geographies across the globe.
Have responsibility for the quality of the technical solution delivered by project teams.
Provide technical leadership and mentoring of technical leads and development teams
Have a strong focus on high quality throughout the entire process, working closely with the Quality Assurance stream
Collaborate with Enterprise Architects for aspects related to integration with other systems
Monitoring Global Gateway and microservices proactively to identify potential issues before they happen
Understand the impact of system issues using a combination of system knowledge and technical skills
Advanced troubleshooting techniques will be required. Typically, this would involve recreating reported scenarios and determining a root cause for concerns and fixing the same.
Providing end-user assistance, where required, until the issue has been resolved.
Monitor the availability, performance and throughput of supported IT applications.
Ability to communicate technical information in a clear and understandable manner to non-technical stakeholders.
Learn new technologies and maintain industry knowledge.
Efficiently manage teams time and take accountability of delivery commitments and manage risks
Work on high-volume, low-latency Internet solutions based on a Microservice Architecture
Management experience of at least 5 years leading moderate to large projects
Strong communication, leadership, and problem-solving skills
Proven hands-on Software Development experience
Proven working experience in Java development
Object-Oriented analysis and design using common design patterns.
Excellent knowledge of NoSQL (MongoDB) & Relational Databases, SQL and ORM technologies
Experience in the SpringBoot Framework, AWS and Microservices.
Experience in developing web applications using at least one popular web framework (JSF, Wicket, GWT, Spring MVC)
Strong solutions architecture experience with complex enterprise solutions.
Knowledge of AWS cloud architecture, including auto-scaling and global deployments of application architecture
Min 8 years industry experience.
Experience coaching and mentoring technology talent.
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