REQ-541 Senior Technical Software Architect, Java, Backend (Open)
City : Toronto
Category : Full time
Industry : Financial Services
Employer : Interac
Senior Technical Software Architect
You will architect, build, and lead the creation of microservice-based, mission-critical applications. You are passionate about building new features, enhancing existing products, and translating the client's business requirements into specific systems and technology solutions. As a Senior Technical Software Architect will be responsible for development and delivery of comprehensive technical solutions and supporting applications required in a variety of business and technical domains.
You will be responsible for prototyping, architecting, detailed design, coding, code review and unit testing enterprise-level applications. You will create and maintain relevant technical documentation. You have senior-level knowledge of the Java based application frameworks, design patterns, SDLC methodologies and experience working in an Agile software development environment. You’ll be responsible for directing the work of a technical team, overseeing day-to-day and long-term works.
You’re great at…
Developing complex, highly performant, scalable and reliable software systems (this position requires hands-on development)
Understanding of cloud-native design principles and best practices
Building highly-available and secure API based services
Leading a small team of developers, test engineers or system engineers.
Proactively identifying architectural weaknesses and recommending appropriate solutions, performing functional and code reviews in related areas
Grasping the business requirements and designing the architecture.
Working with software testing teams and assisting them in maintaining robust test scripts and test environments.
Who are you?
You have a University Degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Must be eligible to work for Interac Corp. in Canada in a Full Time Capacity
12+ years relevant experience
Having comprehensive experience in leading edge technologies within functional and cross functional disciplines
Experience as architect/development lead.
Capable of performing investigations and evaluation of new technologies, can forecast the necessity and visibility of modifying organization’s technology strategy. Capable of building strategic and tactical roadmaps.
Have capabilities to influences senior management in setting the organization’s technical objectives though a rational approach
You have strong experience developing Java based applications using Spring, Spring MVC, Spring Boot, JPA, JMS, Hibernate (7 years minimum in a development position).
Experience designing, developing and consuming the REST Web services
Experience designing, creating and securing APIs; Web Services (SOAP/XML, REST/JSON), OAuth, JWT/JWE/JWS, WS-Security, SAML; familiar/experience with API management platforms.
You have strong working knowledge of secure web application programming principles.
Experience building resilient/distributed applications and you have good understanding of network protocols/concepts
Experience developing high-throughput, low latency systems and service-oriented architectures.
Experience in service mesh technologies such as Istio and Envoy
Experience with microservices, containerized applications, Docker/Kubernetes, cloud technologies.
You have strong experience using CI/CD automation/build tools (Gradle, Maven, Git, Jenkins, Teamcity, Ansible).
You have a strong understanding of performance implications in relation to large data sets and the various approaches to mitigate.
You have strong leadership and communication skills.
You are self-motivated and able to learn quickly.
Provide hands on technical guidance and leadership for development teams and responsible for the technical aspects of a solution introduced into architecture
Oversee technical implementation of the product end to end
Excellent analysis and problem-solving skills.
Possess highly specialized skills to expand Interac’s technology footprint and to increase operational efficiencies in support of Interac’s business objectives
Have a comprehensive knowledge of the industry in order to contribute to the commercial objectives of the business.
Excellent troubleshooting skills.
You’re able to keep pace with new technologies and to apply them appropriately.
How we work
We know that exceptional people have great ideas and are passionate about their work. Our culture encourages excellence and actively rewards contributions with:
Connection: You’re surrounded by talented people every day who are driven by their passion of a common goal.
Core Values: They define us. Living them helps us be the best at what we do.
Compensation & Benefits: Pay is driven by individual and corporate performance and we provide a multitude of benefits and perks.
Education: To ensure you are the best at what you do we invest in you