Job Description :
Title: Java API Architect
Location: Seattle, WA
Duration: Long Term

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Compile, develop and deliver end-to-end product roadmaps that guide the evolution of products, and services by applying depth and breadth of expertise in multiple related disciplines
Compile, develop, and deliver architectural guardrails; influence stakeholders and ensure compliance with architectural guardrails within many technology domains that support the needs of products teams to reliably launch products and services
Drive the evolution of processes, products, and services by convincing decision maker
Mentor team members on best practices in area of expertise. Grasp and communicate big-picture enterprise-wide issues to team. Mentor team members on best practices in area of expertise. Identify and suggest training opportunities for immediate workgroup to help promote bench strength
Serve as a subject matter expert to influence technology and product strategy by convincing decision makers across multiple domains and working with Architects in each domain
Senior Architect will work with the team to leverage the concepts of TOGAF and other Architecture principles and certifications to create the product lifecycle, process flows, event diagrams, logical data architecture, entity models and business architecture required for the digital experience solution
Experienced with architecture presentations, solution demos and cross team interactions / collaboration, manage architecture stakeholders and solution portfolio

Required Qualifications:
Experienced with ecommerce and order management architecture across one or more service channels of web, mobile, retail and call centres.
Have experience in SPA (Single Page Application) Architecture, API Gateway and MicroServices Architecture.
Experience creating BPMN, Sequence Diagrams, dependency context diagrams, API Modelling, UML, use case modelling and Architecture POVs
Experienced with tools such as SPARX EA, Confluence, Visio, Rally and Jira.
Experience with Agile Architecture, scrum based SDLC
Data Architecture/modelling experience is a big plus.
Has depth and breadth of expertise in multiple related disciplines, such as Wireless telecom architecture, including related architecture domains such as CRM/BSS/OSS/SCM and OMS.
Ability to articulate the relationship between business strategy and technology strategy
Strong communication skills (written / verbal), able to provide clear and concise communication across varied set and volume of audience.
Experience explaining difficult concepts to decision makers to help shape technology strategy. Experience modelling as-is and to-be architectures based on business requirements

Education
Bachelor’s Degree Computer science or related field.