Senior Software Architect in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/28/2021

Job Snapshot

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    New York, NY
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Job Description

We are hiring a Senior Software Architect to join our fast-growing Index technology team.  The position based in New York, involving close collaborations with our global teams in Europe (Hungary, Switzerland), India, UK and USA. You will be instrumental in influencing our technological future and playing an increasingly growing leadership role. Being client facing, the candidate selected will combine strong technology skills, communication and presentation capabilities.

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.

  • Architecting our systems for the cloud, in such a way that they can scale horizontally, be geographically distributed, highly available and handle unexpected system and data conditions gracefully, by applying state of the art technologies and practices while meeting cost objectives.
  • Working closely with the engineering head of the index product line, the technology leadership team and the index product organization, you will lead the implementation of the target architecture needed to achieve the next levels of growth of the product line. You will cover all aspects of the engineering, from using technology to improve operational processes to using technology to bring client facing user experiences to market.
  • Your cloud experience will be instrumental to re-platform the current software platform architecture and embrace the flexibility brought by cloud providers as we want to scale globally.
  • You will join a talented team combining a strong functional and technical expertise within a results-oriented engineering culture, a can-do attitude, and opportunities for career development.
  • MSc/PhD in Computer Science, Engineering
  • Strong English communication and presentation skills
  • Significant experience in hands-on software development positions along with demonstrated experience as a technical lead
  • Broadly knowledgeable about emerging and mainstream technologies and practices
  • Confident with distributed architectures, fault tolerance, performance, scalability, concurrency, high volume systems integration Relational and NoSql databases modelling
  • Understanding of cloud offerings, cloud technologies, and experience with Azure and/or AWS
  • Experience with Docker and Kubernetes
  • Knowledgeable about IT infrastructure and notably networking
  • Knowledgeable about DevOps and SecDevOps practices
  • Ability to assess applications security and code quality
  • Experience in the financial industry
Job ID: 348390

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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