TIBCO Architect 8/27/2016

Perficient, Inc. Minneapolis, MN

Company
Perficient, Inc.
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29347755
AJE Ref #
576000696
Location
Minneapolis, MN
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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At Perficient you'll deliver mission-critical technology and business solutions to Fortune 500 companies and some of the most recognized brands on the planet. And you'll do it with cutting-edge technologies, thanks to our close partnerships with the world's biggest vendors. Our network of offices across North America, as well as locations in India and China, will give you the opportunity to spread your wings, too.

We're proud to be publicly recognized as a "Top Workplace" year after year. This is due, in no small part, to our entrepreneurial attitude and collaborative spirit that sets us apart and keeps our colleagues impassioned, driven, and fulfilled.

JOB OVERVIEW:

The Technical Architect provides technology direction, ensures project implementation compliance, and utilizes technology research to innovate, integrate, and manage technology solutions. As a Technology Architect, you will significantly contribute to identifying best-fit architectural solutions for one or more projects; you will collaborate with some of the best talent in the industry to create and implement innovative high quality solutions, participate in Sales and various pursuits focused on our clients' business needs. This role is considered part of the Business Unit Leadership team and may mentor Junior Architects and /or development team members.

Responsibilities:

* Provide architectural solutions/designs to project execution teams for implementation.
* Provide technology architectural assessments, strategies, and roadmaps for one or more technology domains.
* Work with application developers, users, operational leadership, and subject matter experts to understand current and future operational data analysis goals. Recommend moderntechnology stacks to meet those goals and help engineering teams migrate towards their use.
* Collaborate with the customer's operations and technology leadership on the future analytic goals of the organization, and design a technical architecture to meet those goals. Participate in configuring the architecture, and advise engineering teams on its efficient use.
* Lead a work stream or act as a team lead and manage non-complex components of the work plan/project.
* Utilize analytical, process, and/or technical skills to meet project objectives and deliverables that are self-directed and within project scope.

Qualifications:

* At least 10+ years of industry experience involving all stages of software development lifecycle and well versed in dealing with operational challenges with performance, scalability and high availability
* 5 or more years of professional experience as a domain architect in application and system integration
* 5 or more years' experience in delivering large-scale technical solutions using a formal, structured, process oriented systems development lifecycle and project management environment
* Overall 8+ years IT experience as an architect in TIBCO Products including Business Works, Enterprise Messaging Service, TIBCO ActiveSpaces, HAWK, TIBCO Adapters etc.
* Strong knowledge of SOA principles and implementation methodologies
* Ability to apply design concepts - layered architectures, components, interfaces, messaging and patterns
* Experience in designing and delivering large scale enterprise application integrations engagements
* Troubleshoot performance and functional problems on development, testing and production environments
* Strong experience with database adapters
* Hand on experience in troubleshooting performance and functional problems on development, testing and production environments
* Solid experience in EMS configuration, Webservices
* Experience in Core Java and J2EE technologies like EJB, JMS, JSP, Servlets, Java Swing, XML, XSD, XSLT, and XPATH is desired
* Knowledge and experience in developing software using agile methodologies.
* Proven track record of technical leadership roles delivering solutions within defined timeframes.
* Skilled in building relationships with clients and in practice development activities.
* Demonstrated success in performing work and managing complex and/or large consulting projects.
* Excellent written and oral communication skills; Ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical staff.
* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field.
* Must be open to travel.

PREFERRED SKILLS AND EDUCATION:

* Experience working with a globally distributed team and managing off-shore teams.
* Master's degree in Computer Science or related field.
* Experience with authoring, editing and presenting technical documents.

Perficient full-time employees receive complete and competitive benefits. We offer a collaborative work environment, competitive compensation, generous work/life opportunities and an outstanding benefits package that includes paid time off plus holidays. In addition, all colleagues are eligible for a number of rewards and recognition programs including billable bonus opportunities. Encouraging a healthy work/life balance and providing our colleagues great benefits are just part of what makes Perficient a great place to work.

MORE ABOUT PERFICIENT

Perficient is the leading digital transformation consulting firm serving Global 2000 and enterprise customers throughout North America. With unparalleled information technology, management consulting and creative capabilities, Perficient and its Perficient Digital agency deliver vision, execution and value with outstanding digitalexperience, business optimization and industry solutions.

Our work enables clients to improve productivity and competitiveness; grow and strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers and partners; and reduce costs. Perficient's professionals serve clients from a network of offices across North America and offshore locations in India and China. Traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market, Perficient is a member of the Russell 2000 index and the S&P SmallCap 600 index.