Velocity Staff, Inc. is working with our client located in Savannah, Georgia to identify an IT Mobile Applications Solution Architect to join their team on a full-time, permanent basis. The IT Mobile Applications Solution Architect will be responsible for defining and implementing IT application solutions, within the constraints of existing enterprise architectural standards as well as assist in the development and deployment of systems, methodologies, standards and processes that support the application development and support functions.
Experience working as a Mobile Architect preferred. Should be able to evangelize Mobile architectures into product road-map.
Knowledge about the mobile ecosystem, platform components and interrelationships.
Application development platforms (native and hybrid) and associated APIs.
a. Mobile middleware (custom vs MEAP).
b. Mobile Device management.
c. User analytics, etc.
In-depth Architecture of popular mobile platforms such as iOS and Android.
Understanding of the key technology trends in industry and can architect solutions around the trends.
Solid experience in collaborative application development using source control tools and strategies for using source control such as trunks, branches, merges, tagging, release management methods, etc.
Ability to work closely with customer teams (business and technology) to evolve technical direction and also to suggest technology alternatives.
Proven ability to write clear, well-organized code; architect and write reusable library code for the team of developers. Architect, design, and develop systems for mobile applications.
Effective communication skills to communicate with supervisor or project manager to determine timeline, budget and resource allocation required by the projects in-line with the overall strategy.
Participate in ideation/visualization sessions for original application ideas.
Self-driven, should be able to work with minimal direction.
Application Servers: WebSphere, Apache
Internet: RESTful, SOAP, JSON, XML, WSDL, DOM, JAXB, JAX-RS, JAX-WS, JAX-RPC
IDE Tools: xCode, Android Studio
Version Control Tools and CI: TFS, Git, SVN, Jenkins