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Senior Microservices Architect - RTH
Ref No.: 18-00365
Location: Roseland, New Jersey
Our direct client is seeking a Senior Microservices Architect to work in their Roseland, NJ location.  This is a 5+ month right to hire opportunity.
 
Job Description:  
 
We are looking for a senior Microservices Architect to help us establish the technology direction for our microservice competency, execute large transformation programs with a focus on cloud-native and microservice solutions.

 
Specifically, we are looking for this role to:
 
  • Plan, design and architect solutions based on microservice techniques and principles
  • Align microservice design with the business domain and deliver technical and product roadmaps that can be extended and reused for future requirements
  • Create robust enterprise level microservice solutions that consider scale, security, reliability and cost
  • Develop microservice coding standards, methodology and repeatable processes to maintain high performance and scalability of each and every microservice
  • Participate in code reviews and refactoring discussions with multiple domain and delivery teams to ensure high quality deliverables.
  • Document microservice catalog and capabilities and design quality through the execution of test plans
  • Leverage the latest technologies when building out APIs such as NoSQL databases, serverless (AWS Lambda, Azure Functions, GCP) and established software and design patterns
  • The selected individual will have the right experience to drive current state technical assessment, design and implementation of microservices strategy. You would establish the technology direction for our microservice competency, execute large digital transformation programs with a focus on cloud-native and microservice solutions. Life and Annuity-specific experience preferred though not required. 
    Requirements:
     
  • Accountable for building Microservices architecture, designing and implementing with Node or Spring stack utilizing container-based technologies
  • Define standards and patterns to guide architecture solution decisions for microservices architectures and solutions
  • Hands on experience developing REST APIs, leveraging Open API specifications, API Gateway for runtime governance and security (oAuth,
  • Tokenization, Encryption) of Microservices
  • Strong understanding of Docker-based Microservices architectures, Kubernetes or other container schedulers
  • Experience with cloud-based distributed application scaling & data processing
  • Proven ability to articulate the value of foundational technology approaches to executives (e.g. the pros & cons of micro-services architectures in a given context)
  • Deep experience with solution architecture, working specifically with full stack solutions (.net, MEAN etc.), RESTful services, and large legacy application portfolios, in both monolithic and micro-services contexts