Enterprise Architect (Cloud Applications)

Chevy Chase, MD

Our well-known, direct client in Chevy Chase, MD is looking for a REMOTE Enterprise Architect to help design and implement state of the art cloud-based applications. This is a remote, 3-month contract to hire position that would generally follow an EST schedule.

Responsibilities:

– Provide business, data, application and technology thought leadership in discussions with IT delivery teams and business partners

– Work through sets of requirements in partnership with other stakeholders to develop solution designs that map to the goals of the organization

– Create clear and concise architectural documentation

– Work to build consensus across the Technology Solutions department on architectural initiatives and reference architectures

– Lead the technical review of third-party software packages, perform buy versus build analysis, and create technical solutions through the development of proof of concept (POC) projects

– Collaborate with other architects, delivery teams, and stakeholders in an Agile (Scrum/Kanban) environment to deliver products with a strong adherence to recommended architectural designs and patterns

Required:

– You have knowledge of Azure and/or AWS resources and tools with demonstrable proficiency in how cloud service offerings support solutions for multiple architecture disciplines or focus areas

– 8+ years of architecture, software design/development experience in several of the following areas: enterprise application services, data, security, platform, infrastructure, and AI/ML

– 6+ years of experience with programming languages such as .NET, C#, Java, Python, SQL, and etcetera, with expert level knowledge in at least one of them

– 3+ years of experience with agile methods, developing end-to-end lifecycle software management, integration testing, and CI/CD automation tools

Plusses:

– You are a highly motivated and hands-on expert in enterprise, solution, and application architecture

– You are experienced in generating alignment between business goals and enterprise technology

– Your growth mindset drives you to discover and adopt tomorrow s solutions before they become yesterday s news

– You love teamwork and seek an ever-increasing understanding of application design practices, principles, and patterns

– You push yourself to grow your breadth of problem-solving skills, and see past the immediate answer to the simple, elegant solution

– You are a thought leader with a gift for collaborating, influencing others, and articulating complex topics in an understandable way, both in writing and in conversation

– You power through ambiguity and bring solutions into focus by building, testing, and refining minimally viable products because you find learning to solve complex problems and continuous improvement fun

To Apply, Send your resume to recruitZVW@precisionsystems.com. Please reference opening number 4677W