Title: Java Technical Architect
Location: Livonia, MI
Duration: 12 Months
Education Qualification: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology (IT), or closely related field.
Masters in Computer Science or related degree
Provide architectural solutions/designs to project execution teams for implementation.
Provide technology architectural assessments, strategies, and roadmaps for one or more technology domains.
Work with application developers, users, operational leadership, and subject matter experts to understand current and future operational data analysis goals. Recommend modern technology stacks to meet those goals and help engineering teams migrate toward their use.
Collaborate with the customer's operations and technology leadership on the future analytic goals of the organization, and design a technical architecture to meet those goals. Participate in configuring the architecture, and advise engineering teams on its efficient use.
Lead a work stream or act as a team lead and manage non-complex components of the work plan/project.
Utilize analytical, process, and/or technical skills to meet project objectives and deliverables that are self-directed and within project scope.
Minimum 10 years of programming experience with Java (preferred), will consider combinations of other programming languages as long as there are minimum of 5 years of Java programming specifically.
At least 5 years of experience in technology consulting, enterprise and solutions architecture and architectural frameworks.
At least 3 years of experience with projects utilizing databases (ORACLE preferred) and web services.
At least 2 years of experience with TOGAF or equivalent architectural frameworks.
Experience in defining new architectures and ability to drive an independent project from an architectural stand point.
Experience in complete project life cycle activities on development and maintenance projects.
Knowledge and experience in developing software using agile methodologies.
Proven track record of technical leadership roles delivering solutions within defined timeframes.
Skilled in building relationships with clients and in practice development activities.
Demonstrated success in performing work and managing complex and/or large consulting projects.
Excellent written and oral communication skills; Ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical staff.
Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related field.
Preferred Skills and Education:
Experience working with a globally distributed team and managing off-shore teams
Masters degree in Computer Science or related field - will accept Bachelor's degree based on job experience
Prefer TOGAF or equivalent architectural framework certification
Experience with authoring, editing and presenting technical documents
Experience with preparing and delivering technical presentations
J2EE/Java development background
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IBM Integration Bus (IIB), WebSphere MQ
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Business/Consumer-facing web applications, Web Services
Portal/web services design/development desired
IBM Mobile First
Continuous Integration Tools (SVN/Maven/Jenkins/JIRA
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