Cloud Software Architect - Digital


$130000 - 150000/year


Houston, TX

Date Posted:

June 7, 2019

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Staffing Area:

Technology & IT

The Cloud Software Architect designs and communicates the architectural vision of the digital twin initiative The architect should have a solid grasp of microservices and container based architectures, multicomponent distributed systems, and messaging and communications protocols and know how to leverage their capabilities on the cloud. Experience with Kubernetes is highly desirable.
The candidate may work on any of the following:
Responsible for architecting scalable cloud based technical solutions within or across business organizations that meet system requirements.
Ensures appropriate consistency of product line, systems and solutions architecture across multiple projects
Interfaces with architects on related systems to ensure the system architecture fits within the overall product roadmaps, and define interfaces for information exchange with other systems/software
Coordinates design and integrity among system elements as they are being developed
Works with testing and QA/QC to ensure solution meets requirements
Actively participates in intellectual property (protection of and compliance with) decisions
Author/co-authors technical papers
Qualifications & Experience

Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Science or Engineering in the software field.
Minimum 5 years of professional experience working as a Digital Avatar Architect.
Experience with microservices, container-based architectures, and Kubernetes
Experience designing multi-component software stacks, including databases, persistence layers, messaging, middleware layers, and front-end/presentation layers.
Familiarity with commercial and open-source software products and ability to select best of breed components for platform development
Consulting and/or systems integration experience
Knowledge of real-time applications
DevOps and Agile methodology experience
embedded software, enterprise and business systems experience
Experience with one or more communication protocols and related technologies such as MQTT, RabbitMQ, Modbus, and OPC-UA
Experience with Microsoft Azure and/or Google Cloud Platform
Expert level English written and verbal communication skills
Candidates must be able to legally work and reside in the US, without sponsorship
Digital, Cloud Computing

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