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Release Train Architect

  • Location: Austin, TX, 78759
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

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: Release Train Architect

Location: Austin, TX

You will drive the design of next-generation common services and customer-facing software-as-a-service applications. 

Responsibilities:

  • Cloud-native applications in AWS
  • Application modernization to microservices
  • Portfolio rationalization that consolidates back end systems and duplicative integrations
  • Business, product, and engineering collaborations
  • Technical standards definition
  • New technology adoption
  • Meeting performance, availability, scalability, reliability, maintainability and security SLAs
  • Serve as a technology thought leader
  • Champion technology and architecture-related investments, advocating for the priority of this work
  • Define solution architectures aligned to business needs in collaboration with product and engineering Facilitate collaborative design discussions and drive design reviews
  • Partner with Product to envision future features and help plan development sequences
  • Serve as a technical subject matter expert to engineering
  • Assist with the development of architecture standards
  • Assist with improving architecture practices
  • Assist with governing software development to ensure the satisfaction of non-functional requirements
  • Build software prototypes to validate architecture approaches and assess emerging technologies
  • At ease advocating for technical solutions and enjoy the challenge of influencing others
  • Ability to write high-quality blog posts and technical documentation.
  • Ability to serve as a technology mentor, facilitating the growth of colleagues
  • Ability to manage conflict and maintain productive working relationships.
Required Skills:
  • 10+ years of experience in software development for midsize to large corporations
  • 5+ years of working experience as a solution or technical architect
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering or relevant industry experience
  • Ability to code in any language using any technology stack through self-teaching
  • SQL and NoSQL database technologies
  • AWS (preferred), GCP, or Azure services and solution architectures
  • REST API design and microservice implementation
  • Object-oriented design including common patterns
  • Distributed systems
  • Docker, Kubernetes, and other container technologies
  • .NET Core, Java and/or a willingness to become an expert
  • Automotive industry experience or a willingness to become an expert

If this sounds like the perfect fit, apply today!