Sr. Solutions Architect

Kalven Technologies.Inc - Reston, VA


Job Summary

Solutions Architect for a NextGen Enhancement effort as well as supporting other architecture designs needs in Reston, VA for 12+ month contract. Manager will require an onsite, face to face interview – SKYPE IS NOT AN OPTION.

The selected candidate will be responsible for the architecture approach, architecture design, the tool/technology evaluation, and proof of concept, prototype and technical assessments, as well as work with application teams on the detail technical design.

The position will require broad cutting edge technology, which including, but not limited to Java EE, Spring, Hibernate, MyBatis, JavaScript, Angular, Web Security, REST Services, Microservice, Role Based Security Model, Identity and Access Management, Single Sign On, Internet technology, Could Architecture and the other integration technology.

-This position requires a BA/BS in computer science or equivalent experience

-More than 10 years professional software development experience in object-oriented language, including minimum of 6 years’ experience with Java and JEE and 3 years’ experience with the architecture design.

-Proven strong technical architecture design background, be able to lead architecture discussions, make architecture design decision, compromises and drive the project move forward.
-Must have good solid experience on modern Single Page application architecture, good understanding of Angular, Typescript, REST web services and Microservice concepts.
-Must have broad architecture knowledges in cross systems integrations, such as mid-range to mainframe, real-time vs batch, DB integration, Web Portal integration.
-The architecture design background of the web security frameworks, such as Spring Security.
-Strong background on Java/JEE and other internet/web technology.
-Strong on industry standard open source frameworks, such as Spring framework, Hibernate, Struts 2, myBatis.
-Strong background on Web Portals and Web Services technology
-Strong background on Web application design and development
-Working experience of the enterprise identity and access management, authentication and authorization

Software & Tools:
UML, IBM RAD, DB2, IBM WebSphere, Java/J2EE, Spring Framework, LDAP, Struts, Hibernate, Front End Technologies (JQuery, AngularJS)

-Strong systems integration background.
-Excellent object oriented analysis and design patterns/techniques
-Strong experience on SOA and Microservice
-Experience on Cloud Architecture and development
-Mobile development experience
-Familiar with Agile methodology.
-Familiar with Healthcare modernization and claim processing.


-This individual will be primarily working on solutions for the Member and Customer Services product line.

-The responsibilities for this individual is to play solution architect role to perform full life-cycle activities in support of multiple projects identified by the architecture senior director which will include but not limited to:
-Work on the architecture approach, architecture design and prototypes for the project
-Work on the technology/tool evaluation, proof of concept and prototypes to support architecture decision
-Work with SMEs from applications area on the technical analysis to support architecture and technical design
-Work with project manager, product manager and development managers to define the scope and develop plan for the architecture and other technical deliverables related to the project
-Work with development team on technical detail design and implementation issues.
-Work with Product Director, Product owners, business owners on Product directions, produce program level architecture roadmap and recommendations.

Job Type: Contract


  • Reston, VA (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Preferred)