As a Technical Architect, you are required to design, develop, and implement software solutions to address complex business issues, and by providing technical leadership to the IT professionals.
Duties and Responsibilities
Conduct a feasibility study for all new engagements
Suggest tools & technology based on client requirement
Analyze and understand technical challenges in the requirements phase
Set up a meeting internally to discuss the tech stack and also discuss with client all the tech components for the project to be finalized
Review and approve the estimates from the team
Prepare high-level design flow, Technical Design Document, Process Flow Diagram
Helping Infrastructure team in setting up Infra set up, based on client requirements
Support on migrating/adapting to new Tool/Technology/New updates. To do POC on the suggested new tools and provide clarity to know why this tool/tech stands out compared to others
Ongoing coaching and supporting project teams on technical issues/improvements etc. Ownership of technical challenges impacting delivery. Support to resolve technical challenges considering the delivery timeline
Client interaction for high-level technical aspects of the project and escalations, if any
Daily catchup with the team to understand if the team is on the right track and guide them wherever required
Setting appropriate processes for various aspects of Software Development Life Cycle
Educate, train and coach team members in adherence to these processes
To scan the Tools & Technology landscape all the time for the latest and most appropriate to achieve Scalability, Performance, Security, specific client requirements and thus overall client satisfaction
Educate the team on using third party frameworks and understanding license agreements.
Guide team to learn new technology updates like native/cross-platform updates like Flutter, React native, etc.
Support in recruitment to identify the right resources
Proven experience as a Technical Architect
12+years of software development with at least 3 years of Architect experience in various platforms like web, mobile applications
Experience in designing Application & Product Architecture, Automation, Conversational Bot, Transformation & Cloudification of applications, DevOps, application security & engineering by leveraging RESTful APIs and Microservices
Experience designing applications in cloud technologies like AWS
Excellent knowledge in database management like MySQL, NoSQL databases.
Expertise in software engineering principles, object design, security, data interchange, data management, etc.
Experience working with distributed architecture and services with external vendor integration
Evaluate and recommend tools, technologies, and processes to ensure the highest quality product platform.
Solid troubleshooting skills and ability to suggest team members for various ways to look out for the root cause of problems
Solid understanding of the practical application of agile development methods and leading software development teams in an Agile/Lean environment.
Have knowledge and understanding of Data integration tools like Informatica, AWS Glue, and other ETL tools or open-source tools/technology.
Good to have experience working with the infrastructure architecture team in helping incorporate necessary support/automation required in development.
Good to have experience working in enterprise product development life-cycle.