Data Architect in San Diego, CA at BCforward

Date Posted: 8/12/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

BCforward is seeking a highly motivated Data Architect for our pharmaceutical client's San Diego, CA facility.

Expected Duration: Long term


The Technical Architect will play a critical role in defining the next generation architecture including API management, database structure, scalability and messaging.The successful candidate will lead the team to gain an understanding of technologies and in particular gain working technical knowledge building applications that are scalable and meet the requirements of the customer.. This role will be working hands on to develop proofs-of-concepts (POC) to identify viable options for implementing technology solutions.. In addition, the Technical Architect will mentor early career developers to develop thorough requirements and ensure broader IT solutions.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for defining the application reference architectures that turn business and technology strategic needs into actionable solutions for teams to execute
  • Set future state direction for application development technologies
  • Set design standards, guidelines and patterns
  • Assesses Technology Portfolio for lifecycle impacts, consolidations and optimization opportunities that best align with business needs
  • Develops technology roadmaps and defines future state capabilities
  • Understand the implications of software design and implementation choices on performance and maintainability
  • Defines risk mitigation strategy of technology introduction
  • Requirements
  • To be considered for this position, applicants need to meet the qualifications listed in this posting.
  • Required Qualifications:
  • 10+ more years of Information Technology experience
  • 5+ more years of experience working as an Solution Architect with multiple projects through the entire SDLC
  • Pharmaceutical experience is a must
  • 5+ years of experience developing architectures that solve both complex application and infrastructure problems to efficiently deploy services
  • Passion for continuous improvement and advancing technology solutions
  • Experience working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • C#
  • JavaScript (Node.js)
  • AWS
  • SQL
  • Postgres
  • Oracle
  • Github
  • Jira
  • Jenkins
  • Selenium

Interested candidates please send resume in Word format Please reference job code 90753 when responding to this ad.