Senior Application Architect in Carrollton, TX at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 6/24/2019

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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Application Architect with our industry-leading client in Carrollton.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Senior Application Architect:

  • Leads and/or participates in project planning processes. 
  • Develops work plans or reviews other work plan timelines and manages workflows to meet project timeframes. 
  • Responsible for identifying development tasks in support of project planning and estimation 
  • Contributes to strategic planning meetings and provides guidance and expertise on system options, risk, cost vs. benefits, and impacts on business processes and goals. 
  • Works closely with architects to assure all systems are in line with IT long-term strategy. 
  • Will directly lead the design and development of solutions associated with one or more applications. 
  • Will create functional and technical design specifications and assists in sizing technical requirements. 
  • Reviews and advises on technical and functional design specifications developed by junior levels. 
  • Leads project workstreams building application components 
  • Codes applications or enterprise wide software systems using a disciplined development process. 
  • Integrates solutions with other applications and platforms outside the framework. . 
  • Supports and/or executes testing efforts across the life cycle. 
  • Reviews modules for quality assurance. 
  • Checks for compliance with all standards, policies and procedures and performs code reviews. 
  • Contributes to and reviews deployment plans and may schedule the installation of new modules, upgrades and fixes to the production environment. 
  • Works with Release Management to ensure modules are production-ready. 
  • Create branching and merging strategies as needed. 
  • Oversees and assists in production support. 
  • May troubleshoot existing information systems to identify errors or deficiencies and develops solutions 
  • Leads the technical evaluation and selection process for improving application performance by overseeing gap analysis studies, feasible alternative solutions, and recommending and/or approving the scope of modifications. 

Requirements of the Senior Application Architect:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Programming/Systems or Computer Science or other related field. Or equivalent work experience. Typically requires 8 or more years of application programming and analysis experience. 
  • Has a broad level of understanding surrounding information systems and application architecture standards.
  • Advanced programming skills in several programming languages 
  • Advanced solution design and configuration skills with target application ecosystem 
  • Advanced understanding of relational database design and theory 
  • Ability to translate complicated business requirements into multiple solution options and explain the pros/cons of various approaches 
  • Advanced knowledge of Object-Orient Design Patterns and use cases for applying them

Keywords: Salesforce, Application Architect, programming, project manager, project management, application design

Job ID: 320573

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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