Job Description :
Position: Technical Architect
Location: Atlanta, GA
Duration: Fulltime

Mandatory Technical / Functional Skills
A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
10+ years of experience in software development and design
5+ years of experience in software architecture role with Cloud Foundry or Docker experience
Technical Architecture experience in SOA, Cloud, or Solution Architecture areas
Experience working with at least one of the cloud providers (Azure, Amazon etc
Strong working knowledge of Java language
Working knowledge of Web Services (REST and SOAP)
Excellent leadership, organization and communication skills
Familiarity with one or more of the Cloud Native Architecture like CloudFoundry, Docker, Microservices, 12-factor apps etc.
Experience with software architecture modeling and with one or more relevant modeling languages, such as UML
Roles and responsibility
Identify opportunities, understand technical needs of projects and convert them into enterprise requirements. Act as a product owner for the service, and prioritize and manage enterprise requirements.
Capture the business justification, usage projection and capacity needs for the service.
Ensure that service architecture is in line with the enterprise architecture vision, uses standard solution building blocks, and produces standard architecture artifacts.
Work with delivery teams to create scalable architecture for the service, and provide an oversight of design and implementation.
Develop high level architecture for usage of platforms and common services.
Communicate professionally and effectively to consumers of the service, clients, management, and other departments.
Demonstrate ability to make strong judgments, work effectively with all levels of clients and IT management and staff, and work at the highest level of all phases of design and delivery of technologies required.
Interact with vendors, evaluate 3rd party products and provide results, including, but not limited to: quality, performance, and integration methodology.
Create best practices and example code; do proof of concepts and publish EA positioning paper.
Desirable Technical / Functional Skills
Business acumen, Product Management and Enterprise Architecture experience.
Experience with DevOps and source code management with tools such as Git or Jenkins.
Experience with Agile Software Development Life Cycle methodology.
Understanding of EA frameworks like TOGAF.
Experience with Agile Scrum methodology and DevOps working model.
Experience with traditional Java Application Servers, ESB, Rules engine etc.
Experience designing systems for high-performance: high throughput, high-availability, low latency, etc.
A PMP, Prince or equivalent certification helpful.

Client : Confidential