Software Architect – AWS, Java, Spring, Exciting Growing Firm


Why should I apply here?
  • Established firm, private, 19 years in business
  • Last 5 years doubled revenue & employees
  • 100+ employees
  • SaaS adding intrinsic positive value to society
  • Education domain
  • Hires smart and talented people who are excited about personal growth
  • Enjoy working in a challenging and fun environment
  • Role reports to the Director of Software Development
  • Culture building events and activities


What will I be doing?
  • Drive architectural initiatives that provide business benefits and improve efficiency
  • Contribute to the innovative technology strategy and roadmap for product suite
  • Leading efforts with Engineering team and Product Owners to ensure that solutions are technically sound, performance efficient and fit within the cloud-based model
  • Evaluate and select platform technologies and open-source components to enable platform build-out and solve engineering problems
  • Responsible for leading team in development of web applications on technology stack
  • Lead a development team in our Agile Software Development (Scrum) process
  • Investigate and evaluate cutting-edge technologies for inclusion into software solutions
  • Work with a team of developers to support the enhancement and maintenance of cloud-based applications in line with the strategic product roadmap


What skills/experience do I need? 
  • B.S. Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience
  • Senior level experience designing and developing scalable Java-based services and applications
  • Senior level experience with relational databases: PostgreSQL, SQL Server
  • Senior level experience working with systems deployed to Linux servers
  • 5yrs + experience leading/managing software development teams
  • 5yrs + experience writing unit tests with JUnit, Spock or a comparable framework
  • 1yr + experience working with Spring/Hibernate, with Spring Boot a plus
  • Experience with cloud-based (AWS) experience: EC2, S3, RDS
  • Browser-based development – AngularJS and/or React Working knowledge of technical infrastructure (servers, database storage, network)
  • Familiarity with project management software (Targetprocess or JIRA)


Location: Dallas, TX
Relocation:  No Assistance
Citizenship:  U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply.  We are unable to sponsor at this time.
Salary: 140K – 165K + Bonus Plan, 401k match

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