Lead Architect

St. Louis, MO

Post Date: 11/08/2017 Job ID: 136328 Job Category: Database

Are you looking for a new and challenging opportunity? Do you have experience with software and infrastructure engineering? Technology Partners can help you make your next big career move a reality.



Our client is currently seeking a talented person for a Lead Architect position.



What You Will Be Doing:

You will design, provide guidance, and hands on development to deliver modern, cloud based big data solutions. You will help to assess cloud technology and market trends to identify and present options for meeting business requirements through the implementation of new and existing technologies with security fundamentals in mind. You will also help to transition a department from a traditional Data Warehouse and BI environment to a modern, cloud based solution. You will steward implementation and stabilization of delivering applications and services in our Azure space. You will partner with other Lead and more senior Enterprise Architects to understand, influence, and advocate IT strategies, policies, principles, and practices that guide technology decisions for the organization.



What We Are Looking For:

  • Must be presently authorized to work in the U.S. without a requirement for work authorization sponsorship by our company for this position now or in the future

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, or related field

  • 8+ years of combined software and infrastructure engineering experience

  • 5+ years of architecture experience

  • 2+ years of experience with Azure or AWS solutions

  • Experience with Linux or Unix

  • Must have 5+ years application development experience in an object oriented language

  • such as Java, Scala, C#, or C++

  • Ability to make complex architectural and technical design decisions independently and collaboratively bringing these designs to reality

  • Ability to articulate rationale for architecture and design decisions to technical, managerial and business audiences

  • Excellent relationship skills including collaboration & networking, influencing, team-building and mentoring abilities

  • Knowledge of emerging application and infrastructure trends and technologies

  • Outstanding oral and written communication, including presentation and coordination skills

  • Previous experience working with outside vendors

  • Must be committed to incorporating security into all decisions and daily job responsibilities



It Would Be Great, but Not Required, if You Had:

  • Experience with configuration management tools such tools as Puppet, Chef, and/or Ansible

  • Experience architecting and/or developing Data Warehouse and BI solutions

  • Experience with a variety of cloud providers is preferred (Google Cloud, Azure, VmWare, etc)

  • Experience with Hadoop technologies, specifically HortonWorks Data Platform

  • Experience with any of the Apache Projects for Big Data solutions, specifically Spark, Kafka, Zepplen, Zookeeper, Avro, Cassandra

  • Experience with Git, Atlassian Suite and Jenkins is preferred



If this position sounds like you, WE SHOULD TALK!



Your better future is ready, and we want to put the right tools in your hands to get you there. Let's go!



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