Position Description :
We are looking to add great new talent to our Omni-Channel team! If you have sound architecture experience and a proven record for creating and delivering high quality solutions, in support of the business strategy and requirements, then join our commitment to developing and maintaining world-
class IT solutions. With a robust strategy focusing on people, process and technology, we believe that our culture and the quality of our people are our greatest strengths.
As such, we need to employ top talent to support our key business functions.
TFG’s IT division provides innovative, strategic and cost-effective ICT solutions and professional services to TFG and its subsidiaries.
Working for TFG means; working with highly talented professional individuals, who are passionate about collaboration, creativity and working towards successful customer service.
Key performance areas :
Provide architectural and design leadership across solutions produced / consumed in / by the division.
Provide hands on architecture, design and technical assistance to development teams.
Provide architecture and technology direction and guidance across the division.
Ensure the architecture and design of solutions maximise reuse of components and services.
Ensure development teams adhere to existing principles, standards and best practices.
Assist in architecture / design reviews to ensure consistency across solutions + functional domains.
Assist analysts to translate requirements into highly flexible, scalable + interoperable solutions.
Assist Development Architecture with formulation and maintenance of principles and standards.
Assist Development Architecture to develop and drive reusable patterns, components and services.
Assist Enterprise Architecture to drive and govern adoption of architectural strategy across division.
Perform research and development for new and innovative approaches and technologies.
Produce relevant documentation required to support the architecture and design of the solutions.
You will have :
A relevant tertiary qualification
A minimum of 5 years’ development experience
A minimum of 3 years’ solution architecture experience
Solid experience in architecture and solution design (UML, OO, SOA, etc.)
Solid experience in software development frameworks and methodologies (Agile, DevOps, Scrum)
Solid experience developing solutions using Microsoft technologies
Solid track record with successful delivery in the solution architecture discipline
Broad deep knowledge in cloud, databases, integration, networks, operating systems and services
Broad high-level knowledge in AI, BizTalk, blockchain, bots, IoT, Java, Oracle and SharePoint
Strong analytical, problem-solving and logical skills
Strong conflict management skills
Excellent written communication and presentation skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent organisation skills
The ability to persuade and influence
A focus on delivering results and meeting customer expectations
PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CANDIDATES FROM DESIGNATED GROUPS IN TERMS OF THE EMPLOYMENT EQUITY ACT.