Solutions Architect
at Pyramid Consulting, Inc

Date Posted: 4/28/2019

Job Description

Immediate need for a talented Solutions Architect with experience in the Insurance Industry.
This is a 6+ Months contract opportunity with long-term potential and is located in Duluth, GA. Please review the job description below.
Job ID: 18-08861

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Responsible for providing innovative quality solutions focused on business needs.
  • Ensures that the design of a business solution meets short-term business functional requirements, positions for future functional requirements, and fits with current architectures and road map.
  • Works with Agile team to plan and develop the Architectural foundation to support new business features and capabilities. Will ensure architectural adherence through blueprint and design reviews and by conducting reviews throughout the development cycle..
  • Will assist in the remediation of application stability and performance.
  • Will be involved in critical evaluation, selection and development of software components.
  • Active interaction with Enterprise Architects to ensure cohesion with Enterprise Technical Architecture plan.
  • Responsible for defining the common design patterns and reusable components available to application developers.
  • Holistic view of enterprise solution and has broad experience in Cloud Architecture, mobile application development, application security, middleware, relational and non SQL databases, performance tuning and integrations.
  • Demonstrates mastery of a broad set of information technology tools, methods and architectures, architecture expertise in multiple application platforms.
  • Remains current on emerging technologies and conducts independent research to support business needs and requirements.
Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • College degree in Computer Science or related area.
  • Minimum of 7+ years’ experience in solution design and Architecture.
  • Expertise in architecting and deployments of large scale enterprise or consumer-facing
  • Hybrid mobile software systems.
  • Experience in developing reusable artifacts/frameworks, re-usable assets, Industry solutions, reference architecture, design, development and QA best practice.
  • Expertise in iOS, Android, HTML5, CSS3, Ionic, Angular and other mobile. frameworks/accelerators; Experience in mobile security protocols, analytics and API integration.
  • Strong understanding of Apache Cordova Platform and the Plugins.
  • Experience working with SQL and NoSQL Databases like DB2, Cassandra, MongoDB.
  • Hands on experience in development and integration with REST Based Micro services built using Java/J2EE, spring, Spring MVC and Spring Boot.
  • Experience with both front end and back end Test Driven Development using Jasmine, Karma, JUnit/Mockito, TestNG etc.
  • Experience working with web services, APIs, Micro services and data formats (JSON, XML, etc.)
  • Good understanding of OOP principles, Micro services Design Patterns and Industry best practices
  • Experience working with API Management Solutions like CA API Management or Apigee or Mulesoft
  • Experience working with ORM Frameworks like Hibernate, TopLink etc.
  • Experience with cloud technology and migration strategies, Restful Micro services architecture, Docker containerization, AWS or Microsoft Azure
  • Experience with development tools like Eclipse, RAD, npm, Git, Gradle, Sonar, Jenkins, Grunt , WebPack , VersionOne, Artifactory etc and ability to assist others
  • Experience with web application servers like Websphere, Tomcat, Jetty, JBoss etc
  • Practical experience with security best practices defined in OWASP Top Ten (Open Web Application Security Project)
  • Proficient with a code debugging, performance monitoring, and automated testing tools including VisualVM, Apache JMeter, Selenium, Appium
  • Experience with DevOps Practices and CI/CD model of development
  • Preferred working experience with Messaging Products like RabbitMQ, Kafka or ActiveMQ
  • Experience working with Agile Development methodologies involving Backlog Grooming, Daily Standups, Sprint Planning, Sprint Demo, Retrospection etc.
  • Ability to provide extensive architecture documentation including sequence diagrams, class diagrams, Swagger API documentation.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and time management skills.
Our client is a leading Insurance Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration. 

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