Location: London, UK
We are seeking a Blockchain Business Architect to join our Cognitive Process Transformation Practice as an integral part of our software team working on the business application of blockchain technology focusing on the analysis of client needs and solutioning first projects.You will work primarily in an analysis, solutioning & business design capacity enabling clients to benefit from blockchain via business networks, or key blockchain features such as provenance.
The successful candidate will have some knowledge of blockchain capabilities and will gain the skills necessary to work without requiring regular guidance on the business analysis of blockchain solutions.You will be responsible for maintaining resources and providing guidance to others on using the blockchain for business benefit and will also be excited to be involved in a growing practice, and provide a key contribution.
Other responsibilities within this role include:
Initial client conversations
Analysis contribution to all phases of the software development lifecycle
Provide requirements / specifications
Support testing activities as required
Support proposal & solution creation
Blockchain business value assessments
Producing and maintaining guidance resources
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
A keen interest in the opportunities presented by Distributed Ledger Technology and associated business network solutions
Experience of Agile / Scrum development practices
Knowledge of the complete software development lifecycle - through to testing and transition to live
Experience working in a client facing role
Preferred Tech and Prof Experience
Technical or business degree, or equivalent relevant experience
Understanding of the Hyperledger Fabric framework configuration and underlying architecture, and some understanding of alternative fabrics
Experience/understanding of the purpose & practices behind Design Thinking
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