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Infrastructure Architect (MuleSoft SME) /Atlanta, GA 12 mth+ contract
Ref No.: 18-00410
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Position Type:Contract
Description of Work

The MuleSoft SME (Solution Architect) will own the Target (Solution) Architecture Document and will work with the team to deliver this to the client. The SME will be responsible to ensure that the Target architecture defined for the client will be in line with MuleSoft standards and best practices. He/She will bring in a product centric view and ensure that the MuleSoft Anypoint Platform capabilities will be considered while defining the target architecture. The Target architecture should meet the needs of the client and adhere to standards that MuleSoft has already defined for the client. Any changes to the client's platform architecture, deployment models and networking architecture should be highlighted and addressed in the target architecture that will be owned by the SME. The SME will also participate and support the architects in all architectural discussion with the client and finalizing key architecture decisions.

The MuleSoft SME will be deeply involved in finalizing the realization patterns inline with the product's best practices. The SME will produce the framework and validate any frameworks created by the team. The SME will also lead the code development and perform code review of all the Anypoint platform related code artifacts produced by the Development/Migration squads in the project. The SME will define the standards and best practices for coding, unit testing, automated build and deployment of MuleSoft related artifacts. Performance engineering and tuning activities will be led by the SME and he/she will ensure that all the Mule Workflows will meet the performance requirements from the client.
The MuleSoft SME will also act as the interface between the project team and the Anypoint Platform development team to escalate and get fixes issued for any product issues faster and without impacting the project schedule.

Description of Deliverables and/or Services
· Target (Solution) Architecture Document
· Standards and best practices for coding, unit testing, automated build and deployment
· Code framework
· Code review comments
· Be available at project location (Atlanta), as needed
· Participate in project kickoff and architecture review sessions ?
· Review requirements, participate in sprint planning and develop prioritized backlog of ?the services to be implemented ?
· Determine best practices for implementing the services ?
· Implement services per agreed upon sprint schedule ?
· Deploy to pre-production environments and assist with production deployment. ?
· Perform knowledge transfer activities ?
· Define and ensure adherence to architectural best practices and guidelines ?
· At targeted project stages, deliver summary of the engagement and final ?recommendation ?
· Provide coaching and mentoring to technical staff as required ?