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Technical Architect
Ref No.: 17-17347
Location: Westbury, New York
Required Skills :
Java Script,Python, HTML, Oracle

Basic Qualifications :
8 - 10 years of experience with technical design for enterprise level projects

Job Description :
The Technical Architect is responsible for designing technology solutions that support the overall Product Technology strategy. As the Technical Architect, you will lead the technical direction for engineering scrum teams, working with Architectural Leadership to drive the architectural vision of the Cox Automotive platform and empowering software engineering teams across the enterprise to thrive working in an Agile Environment.

Your Role:
Collaborate with Scrum Teams, Solutions Architecture and Product to understand business priorities and goals and guide engineering through appropriate application of Technical Architecture practice
Produce appropriate design artifacts representing desired changes in Technical Architecture
Build consensus among technical staff by evaluating potential solutions
Facilitate technical design reviews
Elicit, articulate and critique functional and system requirements
Address system quality attributes relating to application architecture, such as efficiency or availability, and recommend solutions
Develop high-level estimates in support of business case development
Advocate and enforce adoption of architecture standards such as technical design patterns and canonical data models
Define and document application development principles, standards, and best practices. Ensure their adoption and usage
Participate in application rationalization, developing multi-year application architecture roadmaps
Work with Architects across the enterprise to evaluate emerging technologies and the evolution of current technologies to define a future vision roadmap for optimal application of technology to meet business needs
Provide technical thought leadership and guidance for empowering high performing engineering delivery teams
Drive change, embracing and evangelizing appropriate evolution in technology and delivery
Communicate clearly, strongly and effectively across small and large groups
Share Enterprise Architecture knowledge with project teams, while exposing project-related architectural issues to the architecture team.
Mentor technical resources in scrum teams, especially Senior and Lead Engineers.
Define and evangelize best practice design and modeling methodologies
Facilitate architecture reviews within the Architecture Governance process
Establish yourself as a trusted technical advisor with key internal and external stakeholders
Other responsibilities as required to support the company’s growth
Foster a culture of continuous learning and growth through example
Qualifications:
B.S. degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, MIS or equivalent preferred
10+ years total software development experience required
8 - 10 years of experience with technical design for enterprise level projects
Experience in the implementation of design and architectural processes in an Enterprise Agile environment spanning multiple geographic locations
Experience designing and implementing applications with highly optimized and scalable architectures
Strong technical skills and object-oriented design experience, including working knowledge of the web technology platform, applied use of design patterns, Python/Django, javasripts/HTML/CSS, webservices, REST, Oracle/Databases and Linux technologies