Liferay Consultant / Architect

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April 6, 2018
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Liferay Consultant / Architect
London (with some occassional Midlands travel required)
Up to £600 per day
6mth Inital Contract

Our client, a leading Technology Consultancy, is looking for a Liferay Consultant / Architect (ideally with strong Java) to support a number of projects in its portfolio.

You will need to be able to demonstrate extensive experience in the application development using Java and Liferay portal working on projects throughout the development life cycle. This covers configurations and customisation of Liferay portal.

In particular, our Client is looking for the following skills and experience:

  • Work with a UX Design Lead, to complete technical reviews of user journeys and confirm what can be supported in Liferay, vs what would require custom extensions
    • Ability to understand requirements through design and provide consultancy skills to help re-shape that into a liferay OOTB deliverable/design
    • Ability to see root requirements from design and how that might be translated into Liferay out of the box
    • Ability to be able to see and advise on the scale of possible designs from pure bespoke to simply Liferay out of the box
  • Lead conversations in workshops with the Client about Liferay capabilities
    • Ability to work effectively as a consultant with good client facing skills
    • Able to facilitate and lead/drive workshops
    • Able to steer a conversation to find the right compromises in design that fits business objectives
  • Lead a development team on “how to do it in Liferay” so as to embed the right knowledge in the team
    • Ability to understand the software development (and testing) environment, it’s practices and demands
    • Ability to understand developers and testers and be able to articulate liferay concepts and approaches as they relate to those development skills
    • Ability to “scale” build design between bespoke and Liferay out of the box
    • Ability to understands and provide consultancy on the effort required by the chosen design/build paths

Key Skills for this role are:

  • Software development in an agile environment/methodology.  Preferably End to End but a Must have is Design to delivery
  • Client/consultancy skills
  • Workshop Facilitation skills
  • In-depth knowledge of what is possible with Liferay out of the box

If you fit the requirement, then please apply with an up to date CV for a swift call back.

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