Connecting Linkedin...

W1siziisimnvbxbpbgvkx3rozw1lx2fzc2v0cy9jyxn0awxszs9qcgcvymfubmvyx2rlzmf1bhquanbnil1d

System Architect

System Architect

For a business in the Technology field, the System Architect will act as a hands-on expert for the essential system and application infrastructure technologies.

On offer:

  • Opportunity to join a well-established business and work with a variety of cutting-edge technologies.
  • Attractive salary package and company benefits: flexi-time, health insurance, gym allowance, social events, easy parking and more!
  • Room for growth and professional development

Responsibilities:

  • Act as a trusted technical advisor to leadership.
  • Develop and maintain standards and principals for system and application infrastructure architecture.
  • Decompose business requirements, identify and challenge assumptions, design/implement technical solutions.
  • Develop and oversee technical proof of concepts for all new technology.
  • Provide technical coaching and knowledge sharing with engineering staff.
  • Continually evaluate the environment, identify inefficiencies and research improvements.
  • Maintain awareness of developing standards, emerging technology, and industry trends.
  • Interact with vendor’s technical representatives and perform RFP/RFI response design reviews.
  • Assist in continuous improvement of technical operations and procedures.
  • Assist in project and capacity planning and support technical operations when needed.
  • Support customer facing requirements gathering and support as needed.

Requirements:

  • 2+ years of developing, implementing, and maintaining system architectures.
  • History of successful research, design, and implementation cycles.
  • Strong experience with Linux (CentOS), Tomcat, MySQL, and ActiveMQ.
  • Experience with virtualization, storage, and server platforms. VMware preferred.
  • Experience with DevOps and system automation technology (Puppet, Ansible) will be considered an asset.
  • “Full-stack” understanding of technology, from software to hardware.
  • Exposure to high volume, high-availability web applications.
  • Mastery of written and spoken English.
  • Strong communication and documentation skills. Good presentation ability.
  • Ability to analyze and solve problems both independently and within cross-functional teams.
  • Exceptional business and technical knowledge.
  • Excellent leadership, teamwork and communication skills.
  • Driven, creative and results oriented.
  • Able to manage work load and abide to tight deadlines.
  • Awareness of Open Source community solutions and 3rd party solutions in the marketplace preferred.
  • Experience using version control systems, preferably GIT, will be considered an asset.