Robert Half Technology Applications Architect in Mississippi State, Mississippi
Software Architect (Java) We have been asked by a University located in Mississippi to find a Software Architect (Java preferably). The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing and managing the full software development life cycle process of a development team as well as designing, coding, and testing application software. Experience in a highly responsive entrepreneurial environment would be helpful, but all experienced candidates are encouraged to apply. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Lead software development efforts from a technology perspective. This includes being fully involved with all technical activities within the development team (software development life cycle activities, code reviews, research, etc.) and mentoring of developers. The software architect will perform the following: Design user interaction models and workflows; Design, code, and test application software; Integrate internal and external product design into complete software solutions; Create prototypes; Author detailed specifications and project level documentation; Effectively communicate conceptual ideas; Establish standards and best practices; Provide status reports and updates of projects to the project manager; Perform other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Information Systems, Management Information Systems or related field; four years of experience as a software architect, database administrator, programmer, or member of a software architecture team, providing technical leadership/guidance/mentorship; demonstrable experience designing enterprise software and defining software architectures; thorough understanding of information systems, relational databases, object oriented programming, and backup and recovery procedures; demonstrated expertise in Java web application development using Spring framework and Hibernate/JPA; excellent front-end skills with HTML/CSS; strong technical expertise working with relational and non-relational databases; demonstrated ability to analyze data, solve problems, and prioritize and organize work to achieve stated goals; excellent interpersonal and communication skills; mastery of user interaction design skills; ability to work independently as well as collaboratively; ability to communicate design rationale and build consensus; ability to prioritize and manage work to critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment; ability to develop new approaches to complex design problems; must be organized, have an eye for detail, and be able to put ideas into a tangible form. Preferred Qualifications: Master's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field and three years of experience with multi-tier system development; experience building and supporting mission critical applications, running in a highly distributed manner; experience leading Agile software development teams; experience with Data Modeling and Database design; in-depth knowledge of the following frameworks/technologies: AngularJS, Microservice Architecture, Spring Boot, Docker; experience working with enterprise search technologies; experience working with and adapting/modernizing legacy enterprise systems
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Req ID: 03900-0010071092
Functional Role: Architect CS
City: Mississippi State
Postal Code: 39762
Compensation: $65,000.00 to $90,000.00 per year
Requirements: This position requires someone who is both hands on and able to work directly with customers to recommend and design solutions needed for research and analysis. Current technologies in use by this team include: Java, Spring Framework, Hadoop, Mongo, Hibernate, and others. Academic / Research environment open to new ideas, technologies and outside of the box thinkers. Excellent benefits.