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Lead Technical Architect

  • Location: Mission, Kansas, 66202
  • Salary: 72.59
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 26 days ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Our client is a global, values-driven corporation that leads the communications, automotive, and media industries. Apply today to be on a team that disrupts industries and builds a better future for the next generation.

Position: Lead Technical Architect

Location: Mission Kansas 66202

Term: 10 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Building Cloud Native applications leveraging AWS services 
  • Leveraging continuous delivery tools 
  • Applying a Services First approach to building applications 
  • Using event­ or messaging ­based architectures.
  • Delivering multi­tenant applications.
  • Leveraging zero downtime deployment patterns 
  • Serve as the architecture leader for a Release Train, in partnership with Product and Engineering leadership. 
  • Set the Release Train detailed architectural direction, technical best practices, and reference architectures; ensure that this vision is aligned with the Delivery Stream and CAI enterprise technology strategy. 
  • Frame technical or architectural alternatives in business terms, clearly articulating both business and technical implications of various options. 
  • Champion sound architectural solutions and effectively advocate for them at an executive level. 
  • Manage technical debt and advocate with Product and Engineering to create and execute appropriate risk mitigation and debt­ reduction strategies. 
  • Drive creation, adoption and reuse of enterprise technology assets. 
  • Grow the Architectural Practices within VinSolutions by mentoring Technical Leads, Sr. Engineers and fellow Architects, who provide architectural stewardship for the software products delivered by the Release Train.
  • Own and maintain physical architecture vision for Release Train systems.
  • Champion the creation and expansion of Non-Functional Requirements and their inclusion in system design and analysis.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • 10+ years’ experience in full development life cycle and significant experience in delivering applications and architecture services in a production environment.
  • 3+ years of experience developing with the MS .Net ecosystem
  • 3+ years’ experience in the implementation of structured design and architecture processes in a corporate environment. 
  • 3+ years of leadership experience, with a track record of increasing responsibilities.
  • Experience with MSSQL RDBMS or other relational database platforms, especially experience with large scale databases (> 1TB).
  • Deep understanding of API design practices focused on REST based API’s using JSON.

Even better if you have:

  • Experience with Docker or other container solutions.
  • Experience with caching solutions and implementation patterns.
  • Experience using React.js in a professional environment including knowledge of build tools and processes.
  • Experience with cloud native architectures or compatible architecture patterns. AWS experience ideal.

If this sounds like the perfect fit, apply today!