Lead Systems Architect


Strategic Staffing Solutions


Title: Lead Systems Architect

Location: Charlotte, Phoenix, Dallas River Road, NJ Or NY

Duration: Contract- 6 Months (W2)


  • Strong understanding of Enterprise Design Patterns, OOP, SOLID, DDD and RESTFul Architecture.
  • At least 15+ years in delivering solutions within enterprise environment; preferred to be Java enterprise-based solutions or with java open source stack & frameworks, Spring, Spring boot
  • At least 6+ years of experience as application architect or systems architect.
  • Experience delivering projects using agile methodology in Scrum/Agile environment preferably SAFe
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Financial industry background & experience

 Desired Qualifications:

  • A combination of two or more of the following domain expertise:
  • Integration and building API’s in REST using MuleSoft, Camel, Fuse etc.
  • API gateways such as Apigee, WSO2 and open source products such as Zuul, Consul and Eureka (Netflix OSS)
  • BPM or Workflow such as Alfresco, IBM BPM, jBPM, Activiti, Camunda, ODM, Drools, jRules etc.
  • Experience in working utilizing domain driven design, event driven architecture using open source frameworks such as Axon, Spring Boot.
  • Experience with Big Data/NoSQL databases and frameworks experience working with Hadoop, Mongo, Cassandra, HBASE, Kafka, MapRDB, Spark, MapR stream.
  • Enterprise messaging technologies such as Kafka, IBM MQ, Active MQ, Solace etc.
  • Good Knowledge of DevOps processes, CI/CD pipelines using Jenkins, uDeploy, Git, Nexus etc.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of cloud architecture for any of the top providers AWS, Azure or Google (certification is a plus).
  • Good understanding of Enterprise Security architecture, SSO, Identity federation using SAML, OAuth2/OIC. Working experience with products such as Ping Identity or Okta is a plus.

Job Description / Duties:

The Senior Systems Architect will be responsible for solutions design to support Wholesale Digital Technology & Transformation organization. In this role, the architect will be responsible for end-to-end architecture, leveraging modern architecture style of micro services, domain driven design & event driven architecture.

  • Additional daily tasks include but are not limited to the following:
  • Closely partnering with projects, Business Analysts and Developers on application definition, design, development, integration, testing and support of reliable and reusable Java software solutions.
  • Analyze highly complex business requirements; generate technical specifications to design or redesign complex software components and applications for middleware.
  • Develops new, highly complex original code while practicing test-driven development and taking end-to-end ownership of your part of the functionality.
  • Modernization – Has built micro services in the time to market space and has implemented at least two microservices using test-driven development and taking end-to-end ownership of your part of the functionality.
  • Act as an expert technical resource for modeling, simulation and analysis efforts and provides coding direction to less experienced staff.
  • Work with team members to provide insight into solving complex problems with middleware while leveraging enterprise and industry best practices (including scalability, availability, maintainability, and flexibility).
  • Work with QA teams to conduct integrated (application and database) stress testing, performance analysis and tuning.
  • Support systems testing and migration of platforms and applications to production.
  • Develop new documentation, departmental technical procedures and user guides.
  • Ensure quality, security and compliance requirements are met and participation in code review
  • Work within frameworks, help improve them by staying current with J2EE development, architecture and database technologies to improve software quality, efficiency and ease of use.
  • Accurately estimate software development, testing, deployment and conversion timeframes.
  • Actively listen to and cooperatively work with other internal team members in order to contribute positively to updates and
  • changes to the application.
  • Act as an escalation point for application support and troubleshooting.
  • Assure quality, security and compliance requirements are met.
  • Relocation assistance is not available for this position.


TO APPLY: Please email your resume in Word Format to Chris Aguilar at: and Reference Job Order #:206400 or Click the Apply Button.

Job ID: JOB-206400
Publish Date: 08 Sep 2022

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