Job Description :
One our clients is looking for .Net Architect
Location; Richmond, VA
Duration; 12 Months
Rate open

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Gathers requirements from business partners, I.T. department and identifies the platform and architecture of the system
Sets strategy and direction and provides proposals for solutions to meet business requirements
Design sweeping applications that impact multiple application environments within their team
Recognizes areas of improvement in the development lifecycle and recommend action plans
Creates, reviews, and develops solutions throughout the team''s environment and effectively communicates the rationale behind the designs
Designs modifications to existing software while minimizing customization, designs reusable components, and elimination of redundancy in designs throughout their team''s environment
Responsible for multiple large projects in leading the definition, selection, and implementation of enterprise tools, technologies, and processes
Drives architectural consensus with the team while maintaining awareness with other teams
Develops and delivers technical training and business understanding for developers
Drives efficient resolution for system outages as well as performance and functional shortcomings
Engages in a critical support situation and effectively, efficiently, and quickly drives to a successful resolution
Investigates new technologies and techniques and researches ongoing industry developments through a partnership with the Architecture team
Adapt and drive industry best practices to improve results and efficiency of the integration team
Create and maintain the ESB/middleware platform strategies and roadmaps, in partnership with other IT leaders
Provide technical vision and subject matter expertise for integration technologies
Balance the ability to think big with accomplishing smaller, achievable, "building block" goals