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Senior Technical Architect
Ref No.: 17-03347
Location: Raleigh, North Carolina
Position Type:Full Time
Pay Rate : $ 140,000.00 - 145,000.00 /Year
Top tier Brokerage Firm is seeking a Senaior C# Architect.

The Portfolio Performance Management Technology team is looking for a highly talented technologist to lead solution architecture for the Portfolio Performance Domain. The team is in the process of building next generation Performance Management Platform with high flexibility and supporting high volume of accounts. When it is completed, the platform should be able to scale from the current 100s of thousand accounts to 10 million accounts. This is an exciting opportunity to join a highly visible team that delivers innovative business solutions leveraging emerging technologies at Schwab. 
What you'll do:
You will be joining us as a Technical Director (Senior Technical Architect) focused on providing architectural guidance and ensuring the technical solutions implemented in right way across multiple projects and Scrum teams. We are looking for a curious person with excellent technical skills, ability to lead teams through technology challenges while driving towards target architecture.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as an architect in building complex, highly scalable and low latency applications.
  • Work closely with delivery managers, Solution Architects and with business teams to architect technology solutions to meet client needs.
  • Understanding complex problems easily and come up with simple solutions.
  • Lead the technical delivery across multiple scrum teams to ensure compliance to the target architecture.
  • Lead technical requirements gathering sessions and producing technical requirements and design documents.
  • Provide hands on expert level assistance to developers for technical issues.
  • Suggests alternative technical solutions to meet client requirements efficiently, and/or with greater reusability, and / or longer life.
  • Promotes and coordinates technical knowledge harvesting within the organization.
  • Defines, communicates and enforces design/coding standards.
  • Identifies reusable code required for our code library and ensures the high quality creation of the code.
  • Tracks and identifies new technologies to solve the business problems. 
What you have:
  • 10+ years of solid development experience in distributed platform
  • Experience with C++, Java or C# in a Linux/Windows environment
  • Experience in writing complex algorithms is key to the success in this role
  • The ability to step in and code to drive a solution that your engineers can build upon.
  • Experience in conducting POCs using emerging technologies.
  • Experience in understanding how applications interacts with hardware, storage, and network  
  • Experience in developing and operating multiple instances of a mission critical micro-services
  • Experience in mentoring junior developers
  • Good judgment and the ability to handle stressful situations
  • Experience with NO SQL databases such as MongoDB
  • Broad knowledge of software engineering: languages, frameworks, techniques, industry trends, etc. 
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