Senior Solutions Architect AuthorHouse
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-Lead the technical team through the high-level design exercises.
-Proven ability to step back, understand, and analyze the impact of design decisions from a
-Lead and support the technical team through the entire project lifecycle, ensuring technical
requirements, specifications, and final product are delivered in a timely manner.
-Analyze user requirements, procedures, and problems to improve existing systems and
-Lead the process of practice improvement within the technology department in the areas of
repeatable software development processes, quality assurance, and rapid acquisition of
expertise in new technologies.
-Lead the development of prototypes and proof-of-concept solutions to aid in organizational
learning and new business development.
-Assist in gathering detailed system requirements and project scoping by providing relevant
technical details and sizing estimates for anticipated effort.
-Lead the generation of system architecture design and specification documentation.
-Recommend the appropriate technology solutions based on a thorough understanding of the
-Proven ability to subject design proposals to peer reviews for comments and feedback.
-Provide input to the development and maintenance of overall project plan.
-Provide on-going feedback to the software engineering and web development teams.
-Analyze, make recommendation, and/or set specifications regarding hosting requirements and
-Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills with both technical and non-
-Proven ability to lead, collaborate with, and infuse confidence in a technical team.
-Insatiable curiosity, and a drive to constantly learn and experiment with new technologies.
-Ability to work independently and in a team environment, as required.
-Excellent hands on experience with the following technologies: .Net 3.5/4.0, C#, ADO.Net,
WCF, WF , LINQ, WEB 2.0, Web Services, XML/XSLT, DHTML.
-Proficient in SQL Server 2005/08 and SQL Server Reporting.
-Working knowledge in platforms like BizTalk, SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS),
-Working knowledge of SalesForce.
-Experience with CMS tools like Ektron preferred.
-Strong knowledge of Object Oriented Analysis and Design, UML, knowledge of software
development methodologies and best practices.
-Deep understanding and practical real-world experience in design, development, and
operations of high volume, distributed, integrated enterprise scale applications and platforms
with emphasis on performance and scalability.
-Experience in working with business stakeholders to help synthesize technical specifications
driving the results to an overall project plan.
-Experience with web browsers, web based user interface technologies, standards,
frameworks, and industry trends.
-Strong data modeling and data architecture skills (relational and unstructured), including data
mapping and data migration.
-Experience with integrating systems using web services or other integration technologies
-Experience with infrastructure and hosting design and operations (capacity planning,
performance management, caching strategy, content delivery networks, testing, and profiling,
monitoring and service desk).
-Ability to analyze and understand complex workflows and processes, and to develop
innovative approaches to streamlining and automating them.
-Passion for delivering high quality products.
Minimal qualifications include:
-A bachelor?s degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
-8+years of complex software engineering experience in progressively challenging roles
including proven skill sets in server and client side programming and best practices.
-Thorough knowledge of object oriented and architecture design patterns.
-Experience working with teams that follow Agile software development practices.
-Proven experience in delivering enterprise-level solutions.
-Product development experience will be an added advantage.
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