Senior Solutions Architect (East Elmhurst)

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Information Technology



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Our agency client is searching for a Senior Solution Architect who can work with project teams to deliver on our client's projects as well as help raise the digital bar for the agency. The position will play an integral part in concept development and design, be responsible for leading technical design and development, and will closely coordinate with project management and creative disciplines to ensure projects are completed successfully and true-to-concept. The role will focus on improving the process, methodology, tools and technologies used to take a project from design to completed solution, including: Development of technical knowledge and expertise, documentation, tooling and frameworks, and process and methodology Improvement of the way we manage, utilize and work with internal and third party resources both local and offshore. The position will provide leadership in identifying the front-end technology roadmap and designing and developing next gen architectures and products. The position will report to Managing Director, Technology and will work closely with project, account, creative and technology team members. Responsibilities: Ownership of communication and coordination with senior client technical resources Technical design leadership Technical requirements definition Active participation in project functional and user interface design process Leadership and management of project development efforts including working closely with onshore and offshore teams and third party contractors and freelancers API design, development and integration Translation of technical and functional requirements, and visual designs into clean, well structured code Code review, testing, troubleshooting and bug fixing Leadership of cross-project, company-wide technical solution architecture efforts Definition, education and evangelism of technical standards and best practices Development and oversight of code quality improvement and validation processes, frameworks and tooling Updates and improvements to development capabilities, methodologies, standards and best practices including evaluation and education on new technologies, libraries and frameworks; development of and enhancement code build, testing, deployment and management frameworks Improve the process by which manages and works with offshore and outsourced front-end development resources and agencies. Requirements: 5+ years of relevant experience Significant experience as a project technical lead Significant experience leading development teams Strong business writing skills / client-facing communication skills Experience presenting to internal and client groups Significant experience working as a client-facing project technical resource Comprehensive web front-end application development experience and expertise HTML document structure and semantics JavaScript (ES201X) and key libraries (Lodash, etc.) Sass/SCSS Modern web application development frameworks (React, Redux/MobX, etc.) Web style and scaffolding frameworks (Bootstrap) Web application performance Analytics integration Comprehensive back-end and API development experience and expertise in Node and/or .Net stacks Server-side web application development API design and development (REST and/or GraphQL) (Micro)services development Persistent data storage and database/datastore design and interaction (Relational and NoSQL) Authentication mechanisms HTTP protocol specifics Comprehensive experience with Node-based tooling (Yarn, NPM, Webpack, Rollup, Gulp, etc.) Significant experience designing and developing cloud-based solutions (AWS, Azure, Google) Experience working with content management systems Familiarity with design tools Knowledge of wire-framing, presentation and live prototyping services Experience delivering projects within established brand standards, utilizing digital playbooks, UI kits and design docs Experience coordinating/planning with other team members (project management and creative) Deep and proven interest in emerging trends, standards and processes Excellent communication and organizational skills Bachelor's degree highly preferred Previous consulting and/or agency experience a plus
Associated topics: application architect, application developer, backend, c/c++, expert, java, maven, project architect, senior, software engineer lead

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