Job Openings IT Solution Architect (Database) (Contract) Midrand/Menlyn/Home iSB072188

About the job IT Solution Architect (Database) (Contract) Midrand/Menlyn/Home iSB072188

IT Solution Architect (Database) (Contract) Midrand/Menlyn/Rosslyn/Home iSB072188

Our client requires the services of an IT Solution Architect (Database).

  • Amazing brand with cutting edge technology
  • Excellent teams in Global team collaboration
  • High work-life balance with Flexible hours
  • Agile working environment.

POSITION: Contract role until December 2025

South African citizens/residents are preferred. Applicants with valid work permits will also be considered.

COMMENCEMENT: As soon as possible.


  • Degree or Diploma 12+ years work experience.
  • Database Architect with excellent database architecture knowledge and experience in database design, databases, and application performance. Experience on migrating all data from traditional RDBMS systems to a cloud-based PostgreSQL database.
  • Hands-on experience on software development and be able to manage complex programs
  • Design solutions that integrate with an enterprise environment.
  • Ability to recommend best practices for the entire solution.
  • Comply with all technical and business requirements
  • Infrastructure and engineering design
  • System security measures
  • Business analysis
  • Cloud architecture and development
  • Development and Operations of applications and features, in collaboration with partners in Germany
  • Working in the AGILE framework
  • System implementation
  • Penetration testing and compliance


  • Designed and implemented an operational PostgreSQL database schema design to improve query performance and information lifecycle management functionality of an existing deployed mission essential application.
  • Technical / Functional skills
  • Application/Database/Cloud Technologies:
  • JAVA EE / JAVA (Java 10)
  • RESTful services
  • Jenkins (CI (Continuous Integration) / DevOps)
  • IoC / Dependency Injection
  • JavaScript
  • Git
  • Node.Js
  • SQL (Oracle, Postgres)
  • Flyway
  • TDD / Test Driven Development
  • OpenShift (docker, etc)
  • Gradle / mvn
  • IntelliJ / WebStorm
  • Gradle, Spring Boot, Java 10
  • Elastic
  • Digital Decoupling technologies


  • Principle resource within the database team to manage the migration from Mainframe DB2 to PostgreSQL in the AWS Cloud with the Enterprise Architects in the Group.