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Solutions Architect

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65/hr or 135,200/year
10 months + extensions

Solutions Architect

  • Remote
  • Full Time
  • Mid Level

We are looking for a REMOTE Solutions Architect to support our client based in Des Moines, Iowa


This is a fully remote position. 

Who we are

Founded in 2009 and headquartered in beautiful Miami, FL, TECKpert is a tech consulting and staff augmentation firm. At TECKpert, we offer a contingent workforce built for any size digital transformation project. Experts in design, development, IT, analytics and marketing, provide innovative digital solutions to achieve success in our new economy. Our leaders identify the technical talent best suited to bolster our client’s capabilities, across all industries, including, healthcare, government, finance, legal, real estate, and startups.

The project

TECKpert seeks to hire a Solutions Architect operating at the program

management level of the project team; to support our client, a government agency based in Des Moines, IA. 

Job duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Understanding data architecture, data movement, data curation and data
  • sharing techniques
  • Analyze and document existing applications, including data architecture, system-to-
  • system interfaces and any associated business rules or technical constraints
  • Using Unified Markup Language (UML) to deliver application architecture documentation, including activity diagrams, component diagrams, deployment diagrams and sequence diagrams
  • Serve as an application architecture Subject Matter Expert (SME) while working with software vendors to develop the approach for systems integration, data warehousing and/or phased migration activities, including the remediation of any associated interface/conversion impacts
  • Participate in the RFI/RFP process for systems module selection
  • Understanding API Management, Services Oriented Architecture (SOA), microservices and
  • additional systems integration concepts
  • Ensure architectural patterns and solutions align with the Enterprise Architecture Roadmap, Strategy, policies, and standards
  • Designing application architectures based on a microservices architecture and/or modular approach
  • Providing solutions architecture for migrating large legacy systems to modern platforms
  • Designing technology solutions that align with established Enterprise Architecture, collaborating with Enterprise Architects and Domain Architects to achieve such

This opportunity is for a full-time, one year contract position with possible extensions with pay commensurate with experience up to $65/hour or $135,200 per year. Medical, dental, vision and life insurance available after 30 days of hire. 

Qualifications you need

A successful Solutions Architect possesses or provides the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field or relevant
  • work experience with a minimum of five years experience 
  • Experience working in Mainframe systems, specifically ADSO/IDMS - Desired 3 Years
  • Experience working as a Development Lead or Application Architect - Required 5 Years
  • Experience with UML or ArchiMate - Required 5 Years
  • Experience providing solutions architecture for migrating large legacy systems to modern platforms - Required 5 Years
  • Experience using Enterprise Architecture tools, such as Bizzdesign Horizzon - Required 3 Years
  • Experience designing application architectures for large IT Systems using a microservices or modular approach - Required 5 Years
  • Demonstrated understanding of cloud technologies and hybrid solutions that interface with on-premises systems - Required 3 Years
  • Experience designing and documenting large IT systems containing heterogeneous technologies and multiple systems integrations points - Required 10 Years
  • Experience designing systems architectures utilizing SOA-based technologies (SOAP, REST, etc.), including component and web service design - Required 10 Years
  • Experience with building IT solutions that adhere to multiple industry standards, compliance, and regulatory requirements, and/or technology standards - Required 10 Years
  • Excellent task management skills, w/ the ability to multitask and manage multiple tasks with changing priorities in a cross-functional environment - Required 12 Years
  • Demonstrated experience with working with business and technical users to gather and document technical requirements - Required 8 Years
  • Working experience with Agile Projects - Required 5 Years

Working with us

Working with TECKpert means more options. As new opportunities arise, you tell us what you think is a good fit for you. What industries interest you most? Do you prefer an on-location, 9-5? Or would you want a flexible schedule and remote work? We proudly offer a wide variety of roles. Many of our TECKperts enjoy coworking and skills training coupled with the stability of full-time employment. We believe TECKpert gives today's digital professionals an agile path to start and advance their career. All of our opportunities require at least 20 hours per week and can be one to twelve months in length. Choose the opportunity that matches your interest and desired cadence. 

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