IT Architect / Solution Architect


June 10, 2021

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Your Role and Responsibilities
We are looking for experienced IT Architect / Solution Architect responsible for working on various new system development and legacy application modernization projects deployed on hybrid cloud as well as on traditional platforms. IT Architect responsibility is to define solutions to client business problems through the reasoned application of capabilities and/or technology. Those solutions are documented as architectures and can include systems, applications, capabilities, and process components.
  • Understands the business problem, client needs and business constraints
  • Cooperate with business analysts in requirements specification
  • Define and document solutions and architectures to address business problem
  • Communicate with customer representatives and present solutions
  • Document architectural decisions across the above elements
  • Identify and mitigate potential risks to the success of the project
  • Cooperate with development teams on definition of application changes
  • Review design documents prepared by designers against solution architecture
  • Be a partner to project managers in overall project delivery

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Proven track in designing solution architectures of IT applications and systems
  • Deep and experience in following areas
    • Requirements gathering and elaboration
    • SW architecture principles, approaches, and methodologies
    • Integration concepts and patterns
    • Microservices architecture principles
  • Knowledge of containerization technologies (Docker, K8S, OpenShift)
  • Knowledge of cloud computing principles and technologies
  • Knowledge of modelling languages (UML, Archimate)
  • Orientation in DevOps principles and CI/CD pipelines
  • Orientation in networking and HW infrastructure
  • Orientation in system security

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
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