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    Alpharetta, Georgia

  • Job title:

    Messaging Platform Architect

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Messaging Platform Architect 


  • Expert-level knowledge of streaming, event driven architecture, event sourcing, CQRS and related patterns and technology 

  • Event/stream management both on prem and in the cloud

  • Experience with various message brokers and streaming platforms, and awareness of functional differences, e.g. Kafka, RabbitMQ, Kinesis, SNS/SQS, GCP Cloud Pub-Sub. 

  • Expert-level knowledge of containerization (Docker) and Kubernetes 

  • Expertize with messaging and serialization formats including JSON, XML, Avro, 

  • Demonstrated expertise with message brokers such as Kafka and containerization tooling such as Docker and Kubernetes 

Must Haves 

  • BS degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related Field or equivalent job experience required 

  • 10+ years’ experience in a similar role (P3 - 10+yrs, P4 - 15+yrs) 

  • You have a working knowledge of architecture frameworks 

  • You have expertise with different architecture and design patterns and tools 

  • You have a consistent record of driving and leading large-scale architectural projects 

  • You have experience in reviewing and selecting Technical and Applications Architectures solutions 

  • You have experience of working with Technical and Application Architects 

  • You have solid hands-on experience on software development life cycles 

  • You have experience with a variety of modern programming languages and web-based development frameworks 

  • You are able to clearly communicate ideas to both technical and non-technical audiences – listening and providing answers 

  • You have the proven ability to lead through organizational change 

  • You have a very keen attention to detail 

  • You have solid experience working with diverse technology platforms 

  • You have excellent analytical and problem solving skills 

  • You excel in strategic planning and problem-solving 

  • You can successful mentor developers who are looking to become architects 

  • Strong leadership, communication and interpersonal skills 

  • Experience with on-prem to cloud migration 

  • Experience with GCP 

  • Security - Risk analysis and Threat modeling 

  • Hands on evaluation and exploration of new and emerging technologies. 

Nice to Have 

  • Master’s degree 

  • You have a full working knowledge of technologies such as UNIX, Oracle, SQL Server and TCP/IP for example, as well as knowledge of one or more programming languages 

  • You have the ability to build good relationships with customers and coworkers 

  • You can gather and assimilate information 

  • You have good knowledge of quality standards, legislation and best practice 

  • You can adapt and prioritize 

  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines 

  • Ability to think ahead and anticipate problems, issues and solutions 

We are looking for individuals who can help us disrupt the marketplace with innovation. You will do this by delivering leading-edge technology to build and deliver unparalleled customized insights that enrich both the performance of businesses and the lives of consumers. 





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