Technical Architect/Lead (MySQL/Linux)
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 16/02/2020

Job Description

Ref ID:  06030-0011261554


Technical Architect/Lead (MySQL/Linux) -Implementation Manager

This is an amazing chance to join a well-established Silicon Valley software house who are expanding in London and the EMEA Region.

This role is 100% Remote but is highly customer facing and we are looking for someone with strong stakeholder skills. This role is based in London.

About the Role

In this role, you will serve as the primary technical lead to guide the implementation, integration, and expansion of the client platform. A key part of your job will be to identify and architect the key points of integration client platform within the customer's environment and work with the customer to implement these integrations utilizing customer. In addition to implementing the primary person who will need to be able to build trust and credibility within a client facing environment.


    • Lead design of the deployment for large enterprise customers based on customer requirements gathered during the sales engagement
    • Make architectural recommendations for the software deployment and other adjacent technologies (e.g. MySQL/PostgresSQL, Linux Platform, ElasticSearch, to ensure high availability, redundancy and scalability
    • Deliver best practices and consulting based on experiences with other successful customer deployments
    • Document customer design and deployment decisions for sharing with the broader customer
    • Identify key integration opportunities to develop the platform as the central collaboration platform within DevOps and technical teams
    • Present detailed technical information and benefits of the platform to a wide array of customers, including a line of business managers, developers, technical architects, and executives
    • Serve as the technical lead for all things related to the deployment for our most strategic customers


    • 5+ years' experience working with large enterprise customers in a consulting or technical architect capacity, especially in the software or developmental tools industry. Strong Knowledge of MySQL and Linux.
    • Experience with two or more of the following: DevOps and automation, continuous integration, agile development, real-time collaboration, or IT service management
    • Interest in working creatively with customers to understand technical and business requirements and implement solutions, including change management and technical engagement delivery
    • Outstanding written and verbal communications skills, with the ability to go deep with technical customer resources or to describe the value proposition of IT executives
    • Excellent presentation skills for presenting advanced technical concepts
    • Experience leading and crafting technical projects, engaging with, and motivating change across multiple levels of IT executives and organizations
  • Benefits
    • This role is based in London but with some to travel involved
    • 25 days Holidays Pension Bonus
    • Healthcare
    • Training Allowance

The salary range/rates of pay is dependent upon your experience, qualifications or training.

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