Software Architect

Location: Los Angeles, CA
Date Posted: 07-01-2013

This position requires collaborative internal/external consensus building skills with a proven ability to think strategically in a rapidly evolving environment, and the capacity and willingness to manage small teams toward regular milestones. You will build software and platforms to support numerous Fortune 500 companies concurrently in a cloud-based multi-tenant architecture.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Be able to interface at all levels of the Technology team, understand business objectives, and drive results with limited instruction or supervision
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  • Ability to work under pressure and with limited direction, at peak performance
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  • A disciplined approach to balance features against project deadlines
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  • Understand and participate in all phases of software development.
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  • Interface with executives within W2O Group and within Client companies
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  • Ability to quickly determine efficacy of an approach
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  • Ability to want to learn new things and go find answers
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  • Ability to back up an approach with solid reasoning
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  • Ability to lead agile development teams
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  • Willingness to support team-mates in executing their responsibilities


SKILLS:

  • 8+ years of experience in software and web development
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  • Must be highly adept with Java, Python, or Scala
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  • Strong understanding of OOP and Design Patterns
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  • Strong familiarity with the open-source software ecosystem
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  • Experience building large-scale, high-performance systems
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  • Experience using Eclipse, Git, Maven, and Jenkins
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  • Experience designing and interfacing with REST APIs
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  • Strong understanding of traditional databases systems such as Postgres
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  • Strong understanding of PHP and/or .Net a big plus
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  • Strong understanding of JavaScript and associated design patterns a big plus
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  • Experience with distributed ‘big data’ systems (Hadoop, Mongo, ElasticSearch, Cassandra)
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  • Experience with IaaS/PaaS lifecycle (Amazon, Rackspace, Cloubees, Heroku)
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  • Understanding of Test-Driven Development concepts
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  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
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