eXp Realty is one of the fastest growing real estate brands in North America, with thousands of agents operating across the United States, Canada and around the world. As a full-service real estate brokerage, eXp Realty provides 24/7 access to collaborative tools, training and socialization for real estate brokers and agents through its 3-D, fully-immersive, cloud office environment.eXp Realty attracts the most talented people from all fields. Whether you're a real estate professional, engineer, marketer, accountant or another field, you'll be challenged and inspired every day. Join us on this incredible journey! We are fully remote!A Solutions Architect solves problems every day - that's the job. The question is: What type of problems are the most fun to solve? If you said "hypergrowth problems", you should read on! This is a brand new role that lives squarely at the intersection of tech and business. Presented with a business challenge, a group of disparate software platforms needing to somehow communicate, or making sense of a loose pitch to our team to build a new piece of software, you'll be the one who will clearly output the facts in a way that the stakeholders can all understand. You'll work hand-in-hand with the leader of the Special Projects Team on a daily basis. While a majority of the focus will be on eXp Realty, a position on the Special Projects Team affords some opportunities to be involved with the other companies in the family, like SUCCESS Magazine and VirBELA. Major Duties & ResponsibilitiesLeverage your history to make sense of the loosely communicated requirements of the challenge to help form the basis of solutions ranging from 3rd party software, clever integrations or even a custom application build.Coordinate closely with business units across the organization to understand various special situations that require one-off solutions to either solve an issue or capitalize on a new opportunity. Research and understand capabilities in various 3rd party and in-house software platforms to gauge opportunities for integration to solve a current problem. Attend certain regular meetings to discover opportunities to proactively suggest improvement though new technologies.Make direct contributions to product/feature roadmaps for our various existing software platforms. Work closely with the team leader and other tech leadership at eXp during high-level brainstorming summits and sessions. We are looking for someone...Whose career has demonstrated a passion for delivering creative solutions to complex challengesWith the technical capability to understand APIs and developer documentationWho can help make a "build or buy" decisionWho likes to squash inefficiency when they see itWhose positive energy and can-do attitude challenges those around her/him for the betterWho is endlessly patient with non-technical stakeholdersYour experience should include many of the following:5+ years in a solutions architect role or similar capacityDemonstrated experience in working closely with senior business stakeholdersTechnology:Working knowledge of software development and Agile methodologiesBroad experience with complex API integrationsAbility to quickly wireframe or mindmap rough ideas Ability to make api calls in PostmanBonus points for...Experience in the real estate industryPast experience as a software developer or ability to write code (you won't be doing that here but it's always good to know)Familiarity with popular mobile development languages and web technologies like Ruby on Rails, Node.js or similar. eXp Realty is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability or any other characteristic protected by law.