Job Description :
Job Title: Technical Architect
Location: 84 DEERFIELD LN MERIDEN CT USA 06450
Duration: 6 Months Contract

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Description:
Overall Purpose: Responsible for translating business needs into technical solutions on emerging technologies, and defining solutions to problems through reasoned application of information technology.

Role and responsibilities:
1) Designs, develops, documents and analyzes overall architecture of systems on emerging technologies, including hardware and software.
2) Requires excellent technical skills across a wide range of system, software and/or internet technologies.
3) Determines integrated hardware and software architecture solutions that meet performance, usability, scalability, reliability, and security needs.
4) Coordinates design and integration of total system including subsystems.
5) Researches and recommends technology to improve the current systems
6) Subject Matter Expert (SME) within own discipline/specialty area; basic knowledge of other disciplines/specialty areas.
7) Integrates industry experience and deep professional/technical knowledge. Solves unique problems through evaluative, judgment and precedent.
8) Independently applies sophisticated analysis in evaluating issues.
9) Develops new concepts/methods/techniques for cross functional emerging technologies initiatives.
10) Recognizes/pursues alternative methods.
11) Exercises latitude in determining objectives/approaches to projects.
12) Leads multiple small to medium sized projects and technical breadth.


TOP 5 SKILLS NEEDED:
1. Acts as the subject matter expert to lead development for current business solutions and future business needs
2. Experience in designing and implementing mobile apps, across platforms; - Apple, Android and Windows Phone languages and tools, mobile web technologies (HTML5, JavaScript, CSS3);
3. Strong organizational, analytical, critical thinking and leadership skills
4. Leads development of architecture for current business solutions and future business needs
5. Participates in setting architectural and technical standards for the practice

*Design, architect, and extend mobile web apps alongside a team of developers and designers; Provide architectural oversight to Mobile Web and Native application development teams;
*Work closely with the engineering team to understand and perfect the latest features and technologies. Participates in setting architectural and technical standards for the practice iOS, tvOS and Android a must have Key Requirements Experience in hybrid technologies like Apache Cordova (Phone Gap);
*Familiarity with Mobile Interface Guidelines and Store requirements;
*6+ years of experience in Technology related field including prior lead experience Fluency in English, written and spoken (mandatory
*Bonus Points Experience with JavaScript frameworks such as AngularJS, BackBoneJS, KnockoutJS, Dojo, Sencha Touch, jQuery, jQuery Mobile and NodeJS Provide thought leadership on mobile applications (IOS, Android, Windows and Cross-Platform) solution stack knowledge on adaptive/responsive applications; Skills - No to ASCP, EDI, Oracle supply chain, project management, warehouse systems interface. Yes to Java, SQL.