Job Summary

Solutions Architect (Java)

  • Location:
    Kansas City, Missouri
  • Salary:
    115000 $ - 125000 $ / Year
  • Job reference:
  • Category:
    Project Manager
  • Contract Type:
    Direct Hire

Modis has an immediate opening for a Solution Architect with a Java Development background at our client's headquarters in Kansas City, MO. This company is a rapidly growing organization that is revolutionizing their market space.  They are a stable company with the desirable culture of a Silicon Valley startup.  They are looking for the best and brightest to join our team on a Direct Hire basis.
The Responsibilities of this Solution Architect role are:

  • Use collaboration to develop consensus and buy in from all IT staff on technology and software architecture
  • Work with the Principal Architect and business stakeholders to gain understanding of organization strategy key to developing responsive, resilient, and innovative architectures
  • Collaborate with the Principal Architect to develop technical architecture for assigned business solutions
  • Work with DevOps engineers to aid transition of solutions into operational environments
  • Execute code reviews and work with development team and Director of Software Development to ensure that Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) and architecture principles are adhered to in delivered solutions
  • Research and develop proof of concepts on new technologies that provide business value
  • Help mentor Software Engineers to resolve design or development problems
  • Design, develop, and test software systems to meet business needs in compliance with the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Assist in the development and implementation of quality improvement efforts
  • Solve problems and makes decisions daily relative to architecture responsibilities

You are qualified for this job if you:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience working in software development and architecture roles
  • Strong understanding of DevOps principles
  • Working knowledge of infrastructure including servers, storage, firewalls, load balancers, routers, etc
  • Self-starter with the ability to appropriately prioritize and plan complex work in a rapidly changing environment
  • Results-oriented with ability to produce products that deliver organizational benefit
  • Strong critical thinker with problem-solving aptitude
  • Experience developing Services Oriented Architectures (SOA), with a keen understanding of proper architecture principles that support Microservices architecture
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to explain technical concepts
  • Ability to collaborate well with technical and non-technical staff
  • Have a passion for learning new technologies and approaches for solving business problems

If you are interested in this opportunity please APPLY below and reach out to Rachel Strickland at 913-905-3265. Please note that this role does NOT offer sponsorship and is a direct hire role. Thanks!

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