At projekt202, we solve our clients’ business challenges by creating experiences that engage, innovate, disrupt and delight. Our team is passionate about human-centric experience strategy, design and development and enjoys delivering amazing concepts and digital solutions for our clients. We have fun and enjoy hanging out with each other in a culture that supports and celebrates our diverse talents, backgrounds and skills.
*You put users at the center of every decision
*You listen, learn and lead
*You ask “Why” and “What if?” You can often be heard saying “Yes and…”
*You are flexible, collaborative and welcome differing perspectives
*You thrive in uncharted territory and push at your comfort zones
*You lead in a way that inspires your colleagues and earns the respect of our clients
*You are an authentic, personable communicator.
Position Summary: This position is an expert in NodeJS Development, back-end REST frameworks, microservice architecture, and cloud services (AWS). The Architect leverages that expertise to lead client projects and oversee technical quality. They are comfortable talking with clients about needs and identifying new opportunities, including strategy. They enjoy mentoring and growing members of their project teams.
Collaborates with our research teams and client stakeholders to define and build systems that meet both user and organizational needs.
Manages the development of user guides, process flow charts, etc. to provide system documentation
Understands and balances competing constraints
Clearly articulates the value of design and design research
During design, identifies architecturally significant design decisions and communicates constrains
Works with the senior members of other practices to manage the account and keep the client happy
Leads projects including overseeing quality and working with the PM to manage scope and budget
Owns, via dotted line responsibilities, the skills development and career growth of the developers on the team being led. The architect is uniquely positioned to give highly contextual and relevant on project training
Participate and occasionally lead agile ceremonies.
Work across organizational lines to ensure that software is not just functional, but performant and secure.
Qualifications & Requirements
7+ years professional development experience developing a combination of NodeJS and Java based applications
AWS microservice architecture implemented using Lambdas (Lambda, RDS, API GW, IAM, S3, SQS, SNS)
Experience converting Java based applications to NodeJS
Familiar with microservice architecture concepts such as circuit breakers, service registries, etc.
Expert at the SDLC
Experience designing and implementing cloud native applications
Bonus: Java, JBoss, Struts, JSPs
Bonus: Experience developing single page applications using React
Previous consulting experience strongly preferred
Education: Bachelor and/or Master Degree in a Relevant Field of Study (i.e. Computer Science, Web Development, Graphic Design, New Media, Engineering, Liberal Arts, etc.) or equivalent work experience
If this sounds like you, let's talk. Please visit www.projekt202.com to learn more about our methodology and culture to see why you should join us on this amazing journey.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Direct applicants only, no agency submittals please.
At this time, projekt202 does not provide sponsorship.
projekt202 is leading the world in experience-driven software design and development. We are focused on and passionate about improving the experiences that people have with technology. Recognized by Gartner for setting the industry standard, we believe there is a better way to design, develop and access the full potential of technology in today’s connected world.
projekt202 has spent over a decade bringing to life and to market compelling experiences through our Experience Strategy & Insight, Interaction & Visual Design, Software Development, and Digital Marketing practices. Our expert team has delivered emotionally-rich and intuitive solutions for global brands and clients such as Capital One, Mercedes-Benz Financial Services, Samsung Electronics, Neiman Marcus and The Container Store, among many others.