Job Description :
Our direct client has multiple openings for Pega Senior Systems Architect for a Contract in Trenton, NJ.

Job Requirement:
The PEGA Senior Systems Architect
- will be under the direct supervision of the chief of the AOC's Information Technology Office (ITO) or other designated ITO representative.
- will be required to collaborate and provide technical expertise to ITO and assigned unit to develop technical solutions to implements business/system requirements.
- will be required to attain a complete understanding of requirements and understand key concepts such as rule resolution, class structure design, and reusability.
- primary responsibility will be to develop and/or modify programs, successfully unit test their work, develop supportive documentation, and to participate with the business analysts and/or users in the system testing of their programs.
- will, in many cases, write system requirements based upon the business requirements received.
- will implement a wide array of functionality from building high quality user experiences to implementing complex case management requirements.
- should have had exposure to a variety of technologies an expertise in some of these, including, but not limited to, WebSphere or WebLogic, J2EE (JSP, Servlets, EJB, XML, Java), .NET, Oracle, DB2, and MS/SQL
- must demonstrated knowledge of and applicability of Object-Oriented techniques and principles.
- should have experience in Agile and Scrum methodologies.

Skills Required for all positions:
- The Architect should be knowledgeable in the following PEGA areas:
- Application Design
- Case Design
- Data Modeling
- Automating Business Rules
- Business Policies
- User Experience
- Reporting
- Integration
- Architecture
- Administration
- Security
- Pega Certified System Architect (CSA) MUST
- Pega Certified Senior System Architect (CSSA) MUST

Other Skills:
- Must have ability to communication clearly and effectively (written & oral)
- Able to pick up new concepts and technology rapidly; able to explain it to both business & IT stakeholders
- Able to work in teams as well as alone
- Able to match technology solutions to customer needs
- Must have exposure to a variety to technologies, including object-oriented techniques/principles, database design, application & web servers
- Ability to effectively troubleshoot technical issues as they arise during the project lifecycle
- Ability to design class structures that maximize code reuse and flexibility
- Estimate implementation level of effort based upon requirements and design
- Design and implement new Pega applications and prototypes
- Experience with Agile Methodologies and tools

Skill Required for Position # 5007 and 4994:
- Reporting with expertise in BIX (Business Intelligence Exchange)
- Setting up quick prototypes & solutions using freeware and 3rd party software
- Experience with IBM/DB2 - Preferred

Plus Skills for Position # 5052 & 4045:
- Writing and debugging programs written in COBOL/CICS/DB2 - 5 years
- Experience with IBM-MQSERIES - 4 years
- Experience with IBM OS/JCL (MVS) - 5 years
- Experience with CA-ADS/APPC - 4 years
- Experience with CICS - 5 years
- Experience with IDMS/DC to CICS conversion - 4 years
- Experience with IDMS to DB2 conversion - 4 years
- Experience with IBM/DB2 - 5 years (Only for 5052)

Education Required for all positions:
- 4-year degree or equivalent technical study Please provide type of degree/certification, name of school attended, city, state and year of graduation.

(1) Has the candidate ever worked for the Client (Government of State of NJ If yes, please provide: Agency Name, Start and End Date, In what capacity worked, Reason for Finishing work with the agency, Manager Name and Number?
(2) Client will perform Fingerprinting, Full State and Federal Background Check. Is your background check all clear?
(3) Please provide direct link to the certifications or the PDF copy of the certifications for PEGA Certified System Architect & PEGA Certified Sr. System Architect for Verifications.

Location: Trenton, NJ
Type: Contract

Please send your resume to "jobs at etechnovision dot com" with A2501A in the subject for immediate consideration.