Solutions Architect

  • location: Eden Prairie, MN
  • type: Temp to Perm
  • salary: $62.50 - $78 per hour

job description

Solutions Architect

job summary:
Must have skills/attributes:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • 6+ years of experience in a senior-level Applications Developer and/or architecture role, of which atleast 3 years are in a supervisory role
  • 4+ years of solution/application architecture & design experience involving heterogeneous enterprise scale systems & software
  • Experience with designing and implementing RESTful Web Services with Microservices design principle using Spring Boot or a similar framework
  • Experience with No SQL data stores (e.g. Elasticsearch, Cassandra, MongoDB etc.), table definitions/index, Avro, JSON, Kafka Streaming, event driven architecture, microservice architecture
  • Experience with RDBMS, entity modeling and SQL query (MySQL and/or MS Sql Server)
  • Experience with canonical data models designed to support reusable event-based processing
  • Experience in Solution Architecture, Technical Architecture, Design Patterns, Data Ingestion
  • Experience in Agile methodologies, grooming Features and Stories, able to work with Product Owners, Developers, and Enterprise architects and drive architecture solutions across the team
  • Experience with public cloud environments (AWS or Azure)
  • Knowledge of industry standard patterns, practices, best practices in using technologies including Microservices and containers, Cloud, message streaming, REST and web services APIs
Nice to have skills/attributes:

  • Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering or Computer Science
  • Expertise in developing solutions hosting within key major cloud providers such as AWS, Google Cloud and Azure
  • Experience with Graph QL, Java 11, Springboot
  • A focus on architecting near real-time business event-driven solutions using publish-subscribe patterns and data streaming technologies
  • Healthcare Industry experience
  • Healthcare EDI Experience
  • Excellent time management, communication, cross-team collaboration, decision making, and presentation skills
  • Display a desire to achieve and attain high levels of both internal and external customer satisfaction
location: Eden Prairie, Minnesota
job type: Contract
salary: $62.50 - 78.00 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: No Degree Required

  • Responsible for communicating overall architecture vision, technical strategies, and trade-offs across various levels in the organization to gain buy-in. Will provide recommendations and technical guidance to improve performance, reliability, and reusability within the constraints of budget, resource and business dependencies. Engages across teams in a capacity that ranges from assisting on in-flight initiatives, up to technical briefings and demonstrations of new technologies across the organization.
  • Contributes to and advances architecture strategy, provides clarity on tools, patterns and directions to accelerate delivery
  • Documents and communicates architectural vision, technical strategies, enterprise solutions and trade-offs to gain buy in
  • Produces design models with high degree of complexity and connects multiple domains and technologies
  • Provides oversight of other's conceptual designs to ensure alignment with enterprise architecture direction and business goals
  • Serves as an escalation point for complex issues, problems and solutions
  • Draws correlations from non-standard data sets and uses broader inferences to drive business value
  • Stays current with evolving technologies and recommends engineering best practices
  • Seeks out information to learn about systems that support or rely upon solution to better understand integrations and impacts
  • Demonstrates awareness of importance of security, scalability, reliability and feasibility in solution design
  • Identifies applicable security/data standards when reviewing requirements and recommends controls to ensure compliance
  • Communicates and negotiates direction with executive leadership and technical stakeholders
  • Ensure that features are sufficiently groomed including the creation of solution intent documentation in advance of agile planning sessions to ensure agile teams have a sufficient backlog to operate efficiently
  • Prepare materials for Architectural Review Boards that demonstrate the alignment of the software delivery to enterprise practices and roadmap
  • Evaluates service areas to identify opportunities for automation
  • Eliminates complexity/unneeded interdependencies and reduces waste through rationalization and standards
  • Possesses capability to work on full business and/or techonlogy stack
  • Lead or Drive complete architecture and design for the multiple projects
  • Leads quality improvement process and initiates/implements strategies to embed quality practices in culture
The essential functions of this role include:

  • working in a smoke free environment
  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 7 years of experience
  • Education: No Degree Required
  • Cloud (Azure, AWS, GCP) (2 years of experience is required)
  • Spring Boot Microservices (3 years of experience is required)
  • NoSQL (2 years of experience is required)
  • Cassandra
  • Kafka

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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