Software Architect

Pitney Bowes Troy , NY 12179

Posted 4 weeks ago

At Pitney Bowes, we do the right thing, the right way.

As a Software Architect for Pitney Bowes, you can too.

We have amazing people who are the driving force, the inspiration and foundation of our company. Our thriving culture can be broken down into four components: Client. Team. Win. Innovate.

We actively look for prospects who:

  • Are passionate about client success.

  • Enjoy collaborating with others.

  • Strive to exceed expectations.

  • Move boldly in the quest for superior and best in market solutions.

You are:

A driven Software Architect who will play a key part of our customers' success with our best-in-class Location Intelligence Products, which are built on a foundation of platform capabilities such as Geocoding, Address Validation, and Search. You are a forward thinker who can collaborate with business stakeholders and clients to convert business/functional requirements into technical requirements, provide architectural strategy and vison that enables Pitney Bowes to build sustainable and performant software solutions that meet the needs of our market and communicate successfully all concepts and guidelines to the development team.

This position will sit fulltime in Troy, NY.

You will

  • Be accountable for software development architectural strategy and vision

  • Drive architectural direction of deliverables within teams, ensure implementations are maintainable and extendable within the vison

  • Research architectural options and analyze technology trends. Maintain knowledge of technology and standards

  • Provide oversight on complex software design activities and modifications

  • Drive and oversee all aspects of SDLC process from requirements, design, development through to support

  • Promote technical communication across the company

  • Guide and mentor engineers on engineering best practices and play a significant role in growing the team.

Your background:

As a Software Architect, you have:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field preferred

  • 10 years of direct experience in software development

  • Proficient in Java, J2EE, SOAP, REST service development and API design

  • Thorough knowledge of object-oriented programming and micro services architecture with a deep of understanding big data and container virtualization technologies

  • Strong interpersonal, analytical and troubleshooting skills with outstanding written and verbal communication.

  • Ability to lead and collaborate with geographically distributed teams and drive sound engineering design, process and quality practices

Preferred

  • Experience with geocoding, address validation or web search applications and API's

  • Knowledgeable of development tool stack, including Jira, Jenkins (or similar "pipeline as code " tools), GIT, Docker, Maven or Gradle

  • Experience with AWS utilizing cloud service capabilities within software development

  • Understanding of the agile software development life cycle

We will

  • Provide the opportunity to grow and develop your career

  • Offer an inclusive environment that encourages diverse perspectives and ideas

  • Deliver challenging and unique opportunities to contribute to the success of a transforming organization

  • Offer comprehensive benefits globally (pbprojectliving.com)

  • Encourage employees to have a healthy work-life balance

Our Team

Our global Innovation team is dedicated to using the best-in-class tools, processes and modern architectures to create great experiences for our clients. In a rapidly changing world, we have a clear technical vision for our future that includes SaaS, APIs, Big Data, Advanced Analytics, Mobile and the Internet of Things. We are also focused on creating great client experiences, utilizing a Design Thinking platform and approach.

Pitney Bowes is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that values diversity and inclusiveness in the workplace.

W/M/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/LGBT are encouraged to apply.

All interested individuals must apply online. Individuals with disabilities who cannot apply via our online application should refer to the alternate application options via our Individuals with Disabilities link.

If you would like to be considered for this position, please apply!


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