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2018-07-262018-09-15

Software Application Architect

MITRE
Bedford, MA
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Why choose between doing meaningful work and having a fulfilling life? At MITRE, you can have both. That's because MITRE people are committed to tackling our nation's toughest challengesand we're committed to the long-term well-being of our employees. MITRE is different from most technology companies. We are a not-for-profit corporation chartered to work for the public interest, with no commercial conflicts to influence what we do. The R&D centers we operate for the government create lasting impact in fields as diverse as cybersecurity, healthcare, aviation, defense, and enterprise transformation. We're making a difference every dayworking for a safer, healthier, and more secure nation and world. Our workplace reflects our values. We offer competitive benefits, exceptional professional development opportunities, and a culture of innovation that embraces diversity, inclusion, flexibility, collaboration, and career growth. If this sounds like the choice you want to make, then choose MITREand make a difference with us.

As a senior Software Architect, you will collaborate closely with the CTO and Chief Product Officer (CPO) to understand workload and product requirements to best leverage cloud services, optimizing for performance, cost and architectural flexibility to deliver capabilities for the Air Forces Air Operations Center (AOC).  You will also be responsible for working with technical application leads and their teams to design and implement an enterprise microservice based solution utilizing Continuous Integration and Deployment methodologies.

The technical bridge/advisor to CTO and CPO providing guidance to balance product and technical strategies, assess and manage development capacity and acquisition guidance.

Hands on software engineer/architect implementer with working knowledge of Cloud Foundry (CF) platform, Native Cloud Application and DEVOPS technology expertise.

Responsible for looking across systems, driving plans, approaches, and decisions to establish a resilient, cross cutting microservice based architecture for the enterprise. 

Advises and assists development teams of 8-10 on their micro-services, integration and security designs/implementations and test strategies

Works with Software Leads to evolve and employ best coding practices, design patterns, conduct design reviews, assess/adopt technology to enable continuous integration and deployment    

*Must be able to work in Downtown Boston, MA 95%.
Minimum Qualifications: 

Education: MS Computer Science, Computer Engineering or commensurate commercial experience with a technical BS/MS degree

A software engineering leader with a total of 10 years (a min of 5 years commercial) web application or enterprise integration focused software development of which a minimum of 4 years was in an agile environment    

Strong leadership, communication and collaboration skills with track record of taking solution ownership

Extensive experience developing and/or architecting cloud-hosted, responsive, multi-page AJAX enabled web applications using JavaScript, Java, HTML5, CSS3

Has an applied, enterprise architectural understanding of cloud native and microservice design patterns and DevOps principles (Infrastructure as Code)

Prior implementation of event-based service architectures and integration with APIs exposing microservices (e.g., REST, SOAP)

2yrs Continuous Integration/Continuous Development methodologies, tools and software design principles

Lead development teams of 10 (or more)

Experience working with Agile methodologies (Scrum, Lean Startup, XP) and cross-functional teams (Product Owners, Scrum Masters, Developers, Designers, Business Analysts)

Familiar with Design Thinking, Behavior and Test-Driven Development

Operationally deployed applications using Containerized Cloud implementations and technology (Docker, Kubernetes, Bosh, etc)


Operationally deployed applications using DEVOPS (CI/CD) principles:

Implemented continuous integration and deployment pipelines & enabling IDE/packaging/orchestration technologies (e.g., git, gihub, inteliJ, Eclipse, Maven/Gradle/Ant Jenkins, Concourse, Ansible)


Implemented End-2-End Automated system test frameworks (e.g., front-end: Mocha, Chai, Sinon, Mockito, Hamcrest, Puppeteer, Capybara, Rspec

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