Reference # 18-01946 Title Software Architect AWS MySQL NoSQL Hadoop
Position Type Contract
Experience Level Contract
Start Date / End Date 12-12-2018 --- 30-11--0001
Software Architect
Our client is a leading growth-stage tech company that provides cutting edge technology and services to the media, sports and entertainment industries. It is a full-service content distribution platform offers a complete end-to-end solution for creating, launching, and monetizing video applications and is functional across a multitude of devices. Our client is currently looking to add a skilled hands-on software architect to our team.
o   Work Location: New York, NY
o   Duration: 8-12 months
o   Rate: Open
o   Mode of interview: Telephonic/web followed by in-person (In-person is a must)
o   Visa: H1B's including third parties, GC's/USC's/TN's are accepted
o   Strat Date: ASAP
Job Summary
We are a seeking a hands-on architect to build an application development platform using Cloud environment. This individual is responsible for platform infrastructure and services to automate the application life cycle in order to improve application development efficiency, delivery, and quality.
Key Requirements
Located in NYC
Hands on coding >80% of the time
Hands on experience with Amazon AWS in real production environment
Direct experience with large scale and large traffic systems which are currently handling >100MM requests per day
Direct experience with architecting and developing applications across multiple countries and regions of AWS
Extensive experience designing data layers across multiple regions and continents.
Having cloud experience and server-less experience is must i.e. API gateway and Lambda
Qualifications & Skills
BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent experience
6+ years of experience as an Architect
Understanding of cloud application design principles (such as those found at
3+ years MySQL, NoSQL (e.g., MongoDB) and SOLR development experience
Significant experience in development/design the software with languages such Spring/Java, Ruby/Rails, Python, messaging (RabbitMQ/AMQP, JMS), RDBMS, NoSQL and Hadoop
Good knowledge of Data Structures, Algorithms, and Object-Oriented design concepts
Experience with building large-scale distributed enterprise systems
Good understanding of cloud architectures (PaaS) on AWS is a plus
Experience with Amazon AWS services (specifically S3, EMR, RDS and EC2, Cloudfront, AMI, etc)
Infrastructure automation and tools such as Chef, Puppet and Ansible
Experience with continuous integration systems such as Jenkinsegards