Solutions Architect

National Football League (NFL)   •  

Culver City, CA

Industry: Hospitality & Recreation

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 34 days ago

Description

 The NFL is looking for a Solutions Architect who is passionate about building applications at scale. This individual will help to specify and design critical high-performance and scalable application frameworks and components. As a solutions architect you will assist in executing our development best practices, while also helping to define service level contracts (response times, up-times, crash rates, etc.). You will be responsible for developing and maintaining system diagrams and architecture on specific projects. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of large scale applications and experience contributing in deep architectural conversations. Roles & Responsibilities 

  • Engage with technical leads across the portfolio to build applications at scale
  • Develop and maintain system diagrams across our portfolio
  • Help to create best-in-class application solution by contributing to deep architectural conversations
  • Understand of long-term business objectives with the ability to suggest technical strategies to meet those objectives by introducing innovation through technology
  • Be an evangelist and strong communicator of the architectural blueprints of our products/services
  • Be responsive and decisive to customer requirements, market conditions and evolving technology, with the ability to adjust our product architecture accordingly

 

Qualifications

 

  • 3-5+ Years of experience designing/implementing large scale distributed applications
  • 5+ Years experience in hands-on development of application design in the delivery of software applications and services
  • 1.5+ Years of experience in an architect role working on large scale software development projects
  • Comfortable communicating architecture to all levels of management and product owners
  • 1-3 Years of experience in contributing to or leading build versus buy discussions on technology and services
  • Knowledge of software development methodologies and processes
  • Superior communication and people skills
  • Ability to build support for architectural decisions and ideas by working with the various Technical Engineering Leads
  • Working knowledge of the following types of frameworks and services: RDBMS, NoSQL, ESB, MQ, Real-Time Notification services such as SSE, RESTful API, Large Scale Data Processing Technologies such as Spark, Map Reduce-style frameworks and ReactJS
  • Working knowledge of software development methodologies
  • Comfortable speaking and presenting to product owners and developers
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly

Preferred Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of software development methodologies
  • Comfortable speaking and presenting to product owners and developers
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly

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