Job Description :
Title : Pega Senior System Architect (SSA)
Location : Norfolk, VA

Job Description:

Pega Senior System Architect SSA is responsible for architecting and designing business applications using Pega PRPC and other Pega frameworks. Provides architecture and design guidance to project teams developing BPM/BRE solutions using Pega.

Provide thought-leadership to client across business and technical project dimensions solving complex business requirements

Develops and demonstrates an advanced knowledge of the PRPC Architecture and all PRPC design and implementation features

Works in conjunction with Program Manager to size, manage scope and risk

Accountable for ensuring the business and technical architecture of the delivered solution matches customer technical and functional requirements, and commits to Customer Success (realization of business benefit)

Participates in the development of additional consulting opportunities within the customer base.

Required experience / skills:

8+ years of IT experience with n-tier, database and client server design/development

4+ years’ experience in design and implementation of PRPC-based solutions, including leadership role in design to develop shared/reusable enterprise rules and workflow components within Pega Process Rules Commander.

2+ years’ experience with PRPC v5.x (preferably V5.3 or above) with experience in new Pega capabilities

Experience on Pega CPM, Smart Investigate frameworks preferred

Strong experience scoping, planning and delivering projects using iterative software development lifecycles over multiple release cycles

Previous experience as a lead architect on multiple large-scale product or enterprise designs

Expertise and good understanding of Relational Database Management Systems including architecting and designing for performance and scalability and working with Object to Relational Mapping schemes for distributed data access

Solid fundamentals in Core Java & Object Oriented concepts

Experience in Web technologies including Servlets, JSP, and XML. Should have hands on experience in developing web applications.

Excellent skills in any of the RDBMS tools like Oracle, MSSQL, DB2 or Sybase. Should be proficient in SQL commands

Experience in client side technologies like HTML, Java Script, CSS

Experience working with any of the Servlet containers or Enterprise containers like Jakarta tomcat, BEA Web logic, IBM WebSphere JBOSS. Should have knowledge in using any of the mentioned servers like deployment, configuring & troubleshooting

Knowledge in web services, JMS, Middleware tools (like Web Methods, Vitria), Web frameworks (like Struts, spring), Design Patterns (like MVC I, MVC II etc

Knowledge of components for enterprise architecture like enterprise beans is a plus