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Solution Architect, Sr.
Ref No.: 17-12030
Location: San Francisco, California
The Technical Lead (TL) is responsible for technical and architecture implementation against the agreed scope and quality of the end product delivered. Works closely with Technical Manager, Product manager and Scrum Master to balance product architecture and delivery timeline.
• Owns end-to-end quality of their product(s) jointly with PdM and TM
o Code reviews for changes or additions to their products
o On-time delivery of team commitments
o Champion continuous technical improvement at the product team level. test, learn and showcase
o Champion code and build quality with "hands-free " production deploy goals
• Defines the architecture for their product(s)
o Analysis, design and communication of appropriate patterns and solutions, collaboration with Product Architects and PdM for strategic planning at product level
o Owns and maintains technical roadmaps for their product(s), especially with regard to product consolidation, EOL, etc.
o Ensures their designs are consistent with the expectations of Enterprise Architecture
(owns the software architecture description and documentation and review of these by relevant Platform Architects and ARB)
o Ensures non-functional requirements are considered and addressed when designing solutions
o Owns and maintains Context Diagrams and other appropriate documentation for their product(s)
• Communication
o Ensures that metrics appropriate to measure their product(s) health are produced, reviewed and understood (SLAs, defects, performance metrics, APM, etc.)
o Represents the product team in interactions with other product teams, especially design and review of interfaces and contracts
o Represents the product team in Change and Release Management meetings
• Team Leadership
o Mentoring developers, guides them in identifying needed training and other career milestones
o Provides feedback to TM on skills, succession and strategic planning