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Solutions Architect
Ref No.: 20-03970
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 08/04/2020 to 08/03/2021
Genesis10 is currently seeking a Solutions Architect with our client in the financial industry in their Charlotte, NC location. This is a 12 month + contract position.

  • This role is responsible for defining an architectural vision and solution architecture for the defined domain (Business, Application, Data and Technology) which aligns with the enterprise architecture strategy, technology and platform choices
  • Key responsibilities include describing the solution intent/associated operating environment, evaluating system impacts, determining the primary systems/subsystems and their interfaces, assisting with end-to-end solution design where needed, defining non-functional requirements/architectural runway to support new epics/features
  • This role ensures the solution is fit for purpose and use by working with stakeholders, vendors / service providers, and evaluating the impact of strategic design decisions
  • Work across business and technology to create the solution intent and architectural vision and evolve it to an emerging backlog
  • Consult with the business regarding problems and technology to understand challenges and find creative solutions through their knowledge of the domain, practical experiments and Proof of Concepts (POCs)
  • Lead rapid shaping of a high-level architecture with details filled in with emerging business requirements; ensure architecture is flexible and modular and designed to adapt easily
  • Utilize the defined best practices, templates and documentation to create architectural designs; suggest improvements to best practices and templates through practical knowledge
  • Work with Product Manager/Owners to plan and prioritize technology-focused backlog items for the architecture runway to enable business epics/features
  • Clarify the architecture and assist with system design (where needed) for the development teams to support implementation, and provide solution options to resolve any architectural impediments
  • Perform design and code reviews to ensure all non-functional requirements for a solution are sufficiently met (for example, security, performance, maintainability, scalability, usability, and reliability)
  • Engaged in projects and help come up with solutions based on BRDs
  • Ability to work with a wide range of tools and technologies
  • Ex. of tools/ technologies commonly used: IBM streams / Java related tools/ Kafka
  • Architecture and design - knowing how to communicate on what they have designed
  • Communication is key
  • Defining a system integration diagram/context diagram
  • Ability to draw how the applications interact with each other
  • Ability to create sequencing from system to system
  • Knowledge of what needs to happen between the applications
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp)
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at  "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”