Solutions Architect

Location: Manila, Philippines

Department: Software Development

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level


Looking for an opportunity to work in a fast changing multicultural environment?

The Red Flag Group® is The Global Integrity and Compliance Risk Firm assisting Fortune 500 companies turn compliance into a competitive advantage. We create customised and integrated compliance solutions that add values to business. The ComplianceDesktop® Technology Platform is our proprietary in-house SaaS software to provide enterprise solutions for compliance management, which is comprised of a suite of web-based applications expressly designed to support the management of many essential legal & compliance functions.


Your Role

As a Solutions Architect, you will be to get involved in the ComplianceDesktop® development team working on Web Technologies based on LAMP stack, the core MVC framework is PHP CodeIgniter. You will be an integral part of projects and works autonomously to build enterprise scaled software by translating business needs into appropriate technical solutions. You must be multi-skilled and have all-round ability to juggle multiple projects and meet deadlines whilst at the same time comprehending complex and interdependent business processes. You will be required to work on end to end development lifecycle aspects starting from functional specification, technical designs, development, testing, deployment and support.


Your Main Responsibilities

We expect you to:

  • ‘Export’ level understanding of object oriented web development and OOAD (Object Oriented Architecture & Design).
  • Profound knowledge of PHP and CodeIgnitor framework.
  • Excellent understanding of any RDBMS like MySQL, Oracle and NoSQL DB such as MongoDB.
  • Excellent JavaScript competence, great command over jQuery. Solid coding experience in HTML5, CSS3 and familiar with UI frameworks such as Kendo UI.
  • Strong practical Unix or Unix/Linux skills.
  • Understanding of various development methodologies like AGILE, Waterfall etc.
  • Should be capable of handling product versions, documentation and development standards.
  • Producing technical feasibility studies, conducting proof of concept for system designs and transferring necessary technical skills to development teams
  • Providing security consultancy & best practise for securing technology platforms.
  • Should be able to handle software version, automating the software release process by leveraging continuous integration and deployment tools.
  • Solution development and technical consultancy across a broad technology spectrum.



The candidate must have:

  • Excellent communication skills to interact with Scrum teams. Be a team player.
  • Self-organized, presence of leading, and coaching skills.
  • Be a problem-solver. Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Strong application software development skills based on LAMP stack.
  • Experience of Linux Server System administration
  • Hard working.
  • Process oriented and experienced in project, quality, issue and risk management methodologies.
  • Preferably have an experience in in the range of 4 – 10 years.


Nice to have:

  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) – Cloud Computing Services
  • ElasticSearch  / Solr
  • Composer for dependency management
  • Practical experience with well-implemented Scrum and XP

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. Interested parties are invited to send their cover letter and resume with salary expectations through to the RFG Recruitment Portal. Applicants who are not invited for interviews within 8 weeks may consider their application unsuccessful and should consider their application filed for future reference.


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