Job Description :
Title: Solution Architect (API +Microservices)
Duration: Long Term Contract
Work Location: Secaucus, NJ

Role and Responsibility:
Responsible for designing and implementing a project''s technical architecture. They define the structure of a system, its interfaces for APIs and MicroServices, and the principles that guide its organization, software design and implementation.
Works with the Project Lead in developing the integration roadmap
Participates in client meeting providing insights and recommendations based on industry leading practices
Provides thought leadership related to the technical architecture required for a technical roadmap to produce integration capabilities
Understands Azure and provides recommendations to the team to identify and mitigate risks identified in the roadmap
Provides high-level architectural diagrams illustrating the technical integration of capabilities within the technical roadmap
Assist in the Rough-order-of Magnitude estimates required to implement the roadmap capabilities
Collaborates with all team members in daily stand-ups
Provides weekly status reports to the Project Manager
Using a micro-services based design and create high quality API’s for data accessibility on the Hadoop platform, that ultimately integrate with a broader service based architecture

Qualifications:
A minimum of 5 – 7 years overall experience as an API/MicroServices/Integration Architect
Experience in working with Senior Management in business and IT
Experience within analyzing data integration across Enterprise Solutions
Experienced working with senior IT leadership including the Directors, VPs and CIO and/or CTO
Experience design, development and implementation of:
Data and integration solutions in Azure
Integration development and implementation
Integration solutions including Hadoop distributions
As-a-services solutions including for Data
Self-services solutions for data processing,
Traditional Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Agile Methodology and the scrum process
Min 3 years’ experience working with high volume data integration
Bachelor’s degree or higher
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with proven ability to influence multiple stakeholders
Comfortable working independently and as part of a team