Java Architect with Cloud @ IL for Full Time - 121717

V.L.S. Systems, Inc - Deerfield, IL3.3

Position: Java Architect with Cloud (121717)
Location: Deerfield, IL
Duration: FTE/ Permanent/Direct Hire
Interview Type: Phone + Skype/F2F

Primary Skills:
Server side technologies, client-side technologies, domain-specific architecture, Design patterns, frameworks, current Java-based solutions, mobile, Infrastructure Administration, Data Sciences, cloud infrastructure, Azure, Iaas, PaaS, Java, NodeJS, REST APIs, SOAP, web services, Third-party integrations, enterprise integration patterns, enterprise service bus components, Microservices style architecture, API services, Enterprise’s Continuous Deployment and Integration, Unit Testing

Job Responsibilities:
  • Creates design documents that ensure consistency in development across the online organization. Participates in the definition of IT architecture to ensure that the online organization's IT solutions are built within a consistent framework.
  • Participates in the decision-making processes related to the selection of software architecture solutions.
  • Serves as a technical and business-savvy resource to software development engineering personnel on a range of software design issues.
  • Implements and improves core software infrastructure. Participates in improving software development lifecycle, technical operations, and technology innovation.
  • Participates in developing technical / business approaches and new or enhanced technical tools.
  • Shares complex information related to areas of expertise and/or to gain acceptance of new or enhanced technology/business solutions.
  • Effectively resolves problems and roadblocks as they occur.
  • May perform systems and applications performance characterization and trade-off studies through analysis and simulation.
  • May mentor less experienced members of the team. May lead teams/projects.
  • May represent On-line Technology in internal or external forums.
External Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree and at least 4 years of experience in online software engineering OR High school / GED and at least 7 years of experience in software engineering.
  • At least 3 years of leadership experience in server side or client side technologies.
  • Experience in domain-specific architecture concepts and emerging technologies. (Design patterns, frameworks, current Java-based solutions, mobile, OR Infrastructure Administration OR Data Sciences)
  • At least 1 year of experience in domain-specific Architecture.
  • Experience working with matrix teams including teams in different time zones.
  • Experience creating and promoting guiding development principles and influencing development teams, business users and management in the adoption of technical solutions.
  • Willing to travel up to 10% of the time for business purposes (within the state and out of state).
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Information technology, Engineering, Science, or Math.
  • At least 5 years of experience in the field of innovation and comprehensive technology solutions.
  • Experience with cloud infrastructure and provisioning technologies such as Azure, Iaas and PaaS capabilities
  • Experience with Java, and supporting technologies, NodeJS is a plus
  • Experience designing and implementing REST APIs and SOAP-based web services standards
  • Third-party integrations using enterprise integration patterns, and enterprise service bus components
  • Working with REST and SOAP-based web services standards
  • Knowledge of Microservices style architecture
  • Experience implementing back-end API services according to design reference documents and modify existing assets to fit requirements.
  • Experience implementing or adopting Enterprise’s Continuous Deployment and Integration
  • Experience performing automated Unit Testing and Integration Testing
  • Experience in resolving technical issues related to infrastructure, programming or packages
  • Experience with one or more of the following: Jenkins, Chef, Docker, Kubernetes, ACS/AKS, Twistlock Atlassian toolset (Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket), Artifactory.
Mark Cooper,
703-953-3118 X 1307

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