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Application Architect II

Ref: US_EN_6_914757_1470783

Posted on 23 November 2022

Seeking an Applicaiton Architect II who comes from a developement background and is strong in .Net or Java!

This is a Full-Time permanent role so must be able to work without sponsorship at any given time. No corp to corp candiates. 

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Job Description Summary :

The Application Architect II works at the highest systems level to provide expert advice and counsel to users, management, and IT project teams for systems of the most complex nature. Our ideal candidate will be recognized as a technical expert within IS and the organization in systems design and analysis.

Job Description

  • Designs process frameworks, sequence diagrams, and detailed component lists in the design and analysis phase. May lead proof-of-concept and prototyping activities to assess whether the proposed architecture and components meet requirements.
  • Conducts reviews of component designs to ensure best usage of the proposed architecture.
  • Coaches and mentors team members on technology and architecture practices. Takes ownership of the technical architecture throughout the project life cycle, including the testing and implementation phases.
  • Coordinates with technical engineers across the domain and enterprise, ensuring that technology standards and processes are followed. Gathers, develops, and/or applies industry and architecture best practices.
  • Accountable for the code quality of a set of solutions.
  • Along with IT leadership, develops long-term roadmap and planning for a given set of capabilities and the technologies that support them.
  • Leads root cause analysis; drives quality improvement.
  • Acts as on-call escalation for issues.
  • Provides guidance and coaching for junior developers.
  • Sets application of team-level development standards and ensures they are followed.
  • Collaborates with end-user community and executive stakeholders to understand pain points and to develop long-terms plans to fill those gaps.
  • Researches new technologies and evaluates how to apply them.
  • Monitors technical debt and creates long-term plan for remediation.
  • Influences business stakeholders on capabilities to consider; influences the rest of the architecture community on changes to standards and technologies.
  • Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • 7+ years’ experience in Object-Oriented Design (OOD), Unified Modeling Language (UML), stateless distributed architectures, and designing for scalability and performance.
  • 4+ years in a professional, senior technical role, such as technical lead, architect, or other hands-on leadership role.
  • 7+ years’ experience in software development utilizing Java, C#, or similar language.
  • 5+ years’ experience writing SQL queries, stored procedures, and performance tuning within relational databases.
  • Experience with systems design in complex computing environments.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from senior business and Information Services management and staff, customers, and clients.
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Ability to develop, implement, and support systems applications in large-scale projects in client server environments using object-oriented software.
  • Strong public speaking skills; able to translate conversations between business and IT.
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field.
  • 3+ years’ experience in IT architecture.
  • Experience with web technologies: AngularJS, HTML, CSS.
  • Experience in designing and developing multi-tier distributed systems.
  • Thorough knowledge of technologies in use within the organization.
  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

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