Solutions Architect in Hoboken, NJ at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 2/5/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Hoboken, NJ
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/5/2021
  • Job ID:
    21-00201

Job Description

Title: Solutions Architect

Location: Hoboken, NJ

Duration: 10 months project with a probable extension   Job Description:

As a Solution Architect in our Corporate IT department, you will be responsible for applying Information Technology best practices, principles, theories, and concepts for building software products and Enterprise solutions. Ability to develop solutions from ground-up by leveraging suitable modern technologies, and/or current reusable artifacts. Develop and implement systems architecture that will meet business needs. The Solution Architect's responsibilities include gathering requirements and functional specifications, assessing the current software systems in place in order to identify areas in need of improvement, and overseeing development teams. You should also be able to regularly update the company on any developments in architecture projects.

Responsibilities

  • Analyze current technologies used within the company and determine ways to improve
  • Document and monitor requirements needed to institute proposed updates
  • Work closely with Information Technology professionals within the company to ensure hardware is available for projects and working properly
  • Propose and establish framework for necessary contributions from various departments
  • Account for possible project challenges on constraints including, risks, time, resources and scope
  • Work closely with project management teams to successfully monitor progress of initiatives
  • Provide detailed specifications for proposed solutions
  • Review proposed designs and technical solutions for suitability
  • Develop software solutions by studying information needs; conferring with users; studying systems flow, data usage, and work processes; and investigating problem areas.
  • Recommend technical improvements to systems within processing environments as business or processing requirements change.
  • Participate in change release planning discussions, scrum meetings, and key system workgroup meetings.
Qualifications
  • Minimum of five years of experience in at least two IT disciplines - technical architecture, application development, integration architecture
  • Solid experience of working in JavaScript, Node.js, AngularJS and Java/ .Net stack designing and delivering enterprise scale solutions
  • Sounds knowledge of software engineering and design standards
  • Industry experience in end-to-end solution design and development of Microservices, service-oriented architecture (SOA) and object-oriented programming (OOP) models
  • At least one or two years of experience with Kubernetes, Docker Swarm, Docker, and/or cloud deployment technologies required. Should have experience creating deployment artifacts using the same.
  • At least one or two years of experience with architecting using public cloud services PaaS/SaaS/IaaS on AWS/Azure preferred
  • Deep understanding of standards like OAuth 2.0, SAML 2.0, Multi-Factor Authentication, SSO and related application security standards.
  • Sound knowledge of various security models and best practices including but not limited to Application security, Authentication, Authorization, SSO, database level security, encryption schemes & standards
  • Experience with large-scale, highly available server architectures
  • Experience with DevOps, CI/CD and configuration management technologies such as Jenkins, Chef/Ansible, Azure DevOps, Azure CLI, Powershell
  • Experience with third-party API management platforms like Apigee, Azure API Management Service
  • In-depth technical knowledge of Unix/Linux based operating systems
  • Experience with MS SQL server and PostGreSQL databases. Strong SQL knowledge required
  • Working knowledge of Network firewalls, load balancers (Layer 4 and Layer 7), network protocols, and standards.
  • Excellent communication, facilitation and presentation skills.
  • Strong team work and collaboration skills.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering preferred
       

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In the past two years alone, we have placed more than 1,500 consultants in contract, contract-to-hire, or direct placement opportunities. We understand communication is key to finding the right job that matches your skills and career goals. For us, it's not just the work that we do; it's how we do the work. Our breadth of offerings extends to multiple IT positions in major markets throughout the country, see more at www.consultnet.com