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JAVA Application Architect

Location: Plano, TX

Type: Contracted

Min. Experience: Experienced

Position: JAVA Application Architect

Location: Plano, TX

Duration: Long Term Contract

Phone/Skype, then FTF paid for by client.  FTF MANDATORY

 

Job Description:

Responsibilities:

Contribute to an overall Enterprise Architecture strategic plan.  Establish, develop, and promote standard architecture, frameworks and guidelines.
Analyze complex business and technical problems related to the implementation of new technology and/or the customization of existing technologies.
Partner with other technology teams to work with business executives and end users to conceptualize new application projects, recommend technologies and implementation strategies. Then architect/design for requirements of the project within financial and timeline guidelines.
Understand the changing business needs of the organization/projects and recommend viable strategies for the future.
Author and/or Review architecture/design and other technical documents ensuring high quality deliverables and systems development across tech stacks and applications teams.
Review code and technical approaches for problem solving to ensure functional and non-functional requirements are met in an effective and high quality manner.
Provide guidance and mentor technical teams across multiple architecture styles and technologies to ensure high quality design/implementation, re-use of enterprise/common patterns, improve code quality and testability/maintainability.
Scrutinize project effort estimations from vendors driving down costs by ensuring standard design practices and removing duplication of effort.
Hands-on development creating proof of concepts and maintaining small development projects.
Help ensure high quality software delivery by providing guidance on testing strategy, providing technical consultation to plan/design performance testing and profiling of application, and providing feedback/guidance for tuning performance and other non-functional elements of the application.

Requirements:

Demonstrable ability to self-manage time and priorities in a complex multi-team matrix environment while maintaining high-quality deliverables for oneself as well as your tech teams.
Demonstrable ability to communicate in verbal/written and diagrams formats to technical and non-technical audiences of varying skillset and seniority.
8+ years of experience in multi-tier Web and/or Mobile Application architecture.
Multi-year / multi-project experience in following areas:
Public/Customer facing high volume transactional web applications – custom app or ASP/SaaS implementations
Hands-on architecture/design for web sites that are highly scalable and built in enterprise environments.
Java EE and Spring frameworks.
ORM Frameworks: Hibernate and JPA.
JavaScript Frameworks: AngularJS and JQuery.
UI Frameworks: Bootstrap and NVD3
Code Quality systems: SonarQube, PMD, FindBugs, CheckStyle, JSLint
Web Services/ESB/Integration technologies including SOAP and REST based services.
More than one Application Servers such as JBoss, Weblogic and Tomcat.
More than one RDBMS platforms especially DB/2 using IMS Connect or Oracle using PL/SQL.
Agile/Scrum, Continuous Integration and Test Driven development using JUnit.
(a Plus) Experience in Web Center Portal, WebLogic Portal or any other Portal technologies/platforms.
(a Plus) Experience in more than one IT discipline such as web/mobile application architecture/design, middleware/integration architecture/design within/across enterprises, information security architecture/design, and database architecture/design.
(a Plus) Experience in Jira/Confluence/Bitbucket, Open Source frameworks, Monitoring services (such as AppDynamics) Content Management platforms (especially Documentum), Containerization (using Docker) and integration with COTS products and/or legacy technologies.
(a Plus) Experience in .NET platform (C#, WCF, etc.)

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