Robert Half International Software Architect in Irving, Texas


Robert Half Technology is seeking a Software Architect to join our clients Mobile and Technology Innovation team with responsibility for producing design artifacts by translating business needs into technical specifications. The individual will join forces with the rest of the team to discover, strategize, prototype and propose new technologies that will accelerate digital transformation efforts. This position requires a strong technology background, a solid understanding of agile methodologies, and a bias for continuous improvement and operational excellence. Additionally, this position will drive technology innovation across various software systems with a focus on micro services, desktop, web and mobile applications.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Participate in the definition and maintenance of design pattern standards and principles. Responsible for ensuring alignment to the enterprise and solution architecture standards, industry standards, and best practices when designing solutions.
  • Must be able to develop solutions where required, including proof of concepts. This includes producing design artifacts, developing and testing application, service and component code, supporting testing, change and release management, and production operation of code.
  • Serve as a liaison between users and information technology professionals to establish user needs, technical design requirements, and analyze and resolve issues related to functionality and performance needs discrepancies.
  • Responsible for the analysis of legacy and acquired technologies and the execution plan to support digital transformation efforts from legacy technology.
  • Partners with implementation teams and third parties for design and review of projects with respect to adherence to standards, enterprise models, strategies, and best practices.
  • Perform research and recommend new technologies that support digital transformation efforts.
  • Key player in knowledge transfer to implementation teams, mentoring of junior staff, and technical design reviews.
  • Bachelor?s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of experience designing, developing and delivering solutions.
  • Excellent communication skills with demonstrated experience to explain and present concepts to technical and non-technical audiences alike, including high level decision makers.
  • 5+ years of experience in working with current technologies including .Net, C#, JSON, WebAPI, WCF, .NET Framework, SQL Server, DB/2, Visual Studio IDE, TFS/VSTS. Full stack technical skills including CMS (e.g. Sitecore), HTML5, JavaScript frameworks (e.g. AngularJS, ReactJS, or VueJS), and non-relational database considered a plus.
  • Strong understanding of SOA, Micro services, SOLID and IoC design principles.
  • CI/CD automation experience.
  • Demonstrated technical leadership with a desire to mentor, teach, and lead teams.
  • Ability to collaborate with peers.
  • Ability to write technical documentation for various audiences including development teams, quality assurance team, and management.
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills with a desire to bring issues to resolution.
  • Strong SDLC, project management, time management, and tracking/reporting skills.
  • Aptitude for discovering and learning new technologies and concepts.

For consideration please email resume to [email protected]


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Salary: DOE

Location: Irving, TX

Date Posted: December 5, 2018

Employment Type: Full Time

Job Reference: 04030-0010757266

Staffing Area: Technology & IT