Java Architect in Kirkland, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/15/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Kirkland, WA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    0 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    7/15/2019
  • Job ID:
    163531
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    619/471-1463

Job Description

Major technology company is seeking a Java architect to design within a common framework to support multiple, and varying, data

analytics projects worked across the organization. More specifically, the candidate will be required to understand the various complex requirements across the portfolio of projects and assess each project to define best-value architecture designs to meet customer needs.

  • As the senior software architect, you will provide technical leadership and guidance to  the team, primarily in the areas of: 1) Software architecture concepts, primarily cloud-based solutions; 2) Cloud-based service models, such as Software as a Service (SaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS); and cutting edge cloud-native data analytics tools and solutions, predominantly driven by Open Source frameworks.
  • Candidate must have 10+ years’ experience in software architecture and software design. Must also have the ability to effectively communicate complex ideas to both technical and non-technical audiences. Must have the ability to quickly understand new technologies and come up with technology insertion plans.

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience with Software Architecture/Development, Systems and Application Development, Systems Integration
  • Experience with Agile Software Development

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 10+ years development experience, ideally with Java Enterprise, JavaScript or C++ in implementing modern technical solutions for high performance production applications
  • Experience with cutting edge technologies, such as: Hadoop, Kafka, Teradata, NoSQL (MongoDB, REDIS, etc.), Docker/Kubernetes, Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF), Node.js, Springboot, etc.
  • General knowledge of Twelve Factor Application techniques
  • Experience with production system designs, High Availability and Disaster Recovery solutions
  • Experience with Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment techniques and tools, such as Maven, Jenkins, GIT, Artifactory, Ansible/Puppet
  • Experience with AWS or Azure or GCP


Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer