NOT OPEN TO C2C OR W2 SPONSORSHIP Looking to onboard as soon as possible... Probably mid december May 29,2021 is the end date, but the person can be extended or even contract to hire for the project has projections of 2022 1 resource Omaha, NE or Houston, TX (Omaha is preferred but Houston is fine too) They have no clue of when they are returning to site so remote is fine for now but must be able to sit in either location Understands architecture, REST API, Interest in End to End solution Someone who is self driven and motivated guy Does not want to micromanage Ricoh process director is a huge plus (not required but definitely really beneficial) Understanding of database, how to design and work with data architects (not expecting them to fine tune the query) Java or .net is fine, does not need both (manager does not have preference) Supporting output solutions within Fiserv Cloud experience - preferably AWS Wearing multiple hats working on more projects at once (one might be on cloud, one might be on premises, etc.) Infrastructure background is nice to have as well Splunk is a nice to have but not required Solution Architect Responsibilities Create logical architecture reflecting the business capabilities of the solution. Work with infrastructure team to create physical architecture of the applications. Create E2E business process flow for the applicationuse case. Experience creating architecture notebook which includes E2E data flow, DB design and required design and architecture artifacts. Evangelize and articulate cloud, integration, microservices and other architecture principles, benefits and technical solutions to senior level business and technical audiences. Translate strategies into target architectures and roadmaps articulate and evangelize designarchitectural road maps. Architect the solution to meet the non-functional requirements. Collaborate with enterprise architects, data architects, infrastructure architects, cloud architects in defining the solutions. Refine andor redesign and develop reference architecture to meet the organizations changing business requirements. Implement new solution architecture in a large enterprise environment and drive adoption with an understanding of security best practices. Participate in architecture definition for Cloud Initiatives utilizing industry best practices and technologies Able to engage in production issues to provide short and long term solutions to mitigate the impact to clients. Drive efficiency improvements to reduce cost and improve client satisfaction. Lead the development of current "as is" and future "to be" architecture documentation and drive strategic plan for transition. Provide hands-on designs, prototypes, and implementations incorporating architecture software engineering best practices. Learn and analyze current industry technology trends, best practices and patterns. Evaluate tools, technologies and POCs related to new technologiessolutions. Account for possible project challenges on constraints including, risks, time, resources and scope. Analyze current technologies used within the company and determine ways to improve. Identify issues or disruptive technologies within it. Work closely with project management and teams to successfully monitor progress of initiatives Define clear goals for all aspects of end to end solution for a project and manage their proper execution from architecture and design perspective. Maintain an understanding of how individual work and decisions fit into broader organizational picture Mentor, educate, and train colleagues as requested. The qualified candidate will have Bachelors Degree in computer science, engineering or related discipline. 15+ Years of related experience in Java or .NET technology stack. Hand on experience in DB design as part of solution. Hand on experience with UI frameworks leveraging responsive design. Experience in working on E2E solution. Hands on architect who can design, code and architect applications. Hands on experience with middleware technologies utilizing synchronous and asynchronous transactions. Experience in designing and developing application in Ricoh Process Director (RPD) and Ricoh Slingshot is a big plus. Experience in working with industry standard architecture frameworks. Experience in working with proven development frameworks. Ability to provide solutions based on Enterprise Integration patterns, Event Driven Architecture, Web Services, SOA and Micro Services. Experience solutioning in public cloudprivate cloudPaaS experience is a big plus. AWS Solution Architect Associate or Enterprise Architecture certification is preferred. Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) or related Agile experience preferred. Ability to review project deliverable's for completeness and quality, and compliance with established project standards. Excellent communication, presentation, and documentation skills. Strong time management and prioritization skills.