Solution Architect – Backend
100% Onsite – Trenton, NJ
As a Solution Architect (Backend) at Brooksource, you will play a pivotal role in supporting our client's diverse IT initiatives within their IT centralization project. Your primary focus will be on creating High-Level Design (HLD), Detailed Design (DD), Order of Magnitude, Level of Effort (LOE), and Architecture documents for back-end systems. Additionally, you will be responsible for developing prototype APIs and user interfaces while providing leadership to developers and occasionally acting as a Lead Back-End Developer.
- Solution Architecture Development: Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including software developers, system analysts, and business stakeholders, to design and create high-level and detailed architectural solutions for back-end systems. Ensure that architectural designs align with project requirements and industry best practices.
- API Development: Utilize your expertise in Spring Boot APIs to design, develop, and implement high-performance, scalable, and secure back-end APIs that power various applications and services.
- Web Services Integration: Oversee the integration of web services with existing back-end systems, ensuring seamless data exchange and effective communication between different components of the IT infrastructure.
- Full Stack Java Development: Apply your previous full-stack Java development experience to contribute to the design and implementation of end-to-end solutions, where necessary, with a strong focus on back-end.
- Prototype Development: Lead the development of prototype APIs and user interfaces to validate technical concepts, performance, and feasibility of new features and functionalities.
- Technical Leadership: Provide technical guidance and mentorship to developers within the team, fostering a culture of collaboration, innovation, and continuous improvement.
- Performance Optimization: Identify performance bottlenecks in back-end systems and propose effective optimization strategies to enhance system efficiency and responsiveness.
- Security and Compliance: Ensure that back-end systems adhere to security standards, data privacy regulations, and industry best practices to safeguard sensitive information.
REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
- Minimum of 7 YOE in solution architecture, back-end development, and related activities within the IT industry.
- Proficiency in developing Spring Boot APIs, demonstrating a deep understanding of Spring framework.
- Strong experience with web services integration, including RESTful APIs and SOAP services.
- Previous experience in full-stack Java development, with both front-end and back-end responsibilities.
- Knowledge of back-end development languages and technologies, such as Java, Python, Node.js, etc.
- Demonstrated expertise in designing scalable and high-performance back-end systems.
- Familiarity with cloud-based technologies and platforms, such as AWS, Azure, or GCP.
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field.
- Experience in working with microservices architecture.
- Knowledge of DevOps practices and tools for continuous integration and deployment.
- Relevant certifications in Solution Architecture or Back-End Development.
About Eight Eleven Group – Eight Eleven Group provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, citizenship, disability, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.
Brooksource provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, citizenship, disability, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.