Senior Solution Architect in Durham, NC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/23/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Durham, NC
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  • Experience:
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Job Description

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

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 Solution Architect:

  • Serve as the senior architect and project lead on a given full Software Development Life Cycle project, vendor work, and project teams
  • Provide leadership in the research, development and adherence to application standards and patterns, application portfolio strategy for solutions, integrations, and infrastructure
  • Provide leadership with service level agreements and processes 
  • Ensure IT industry best practices and applicable standards are met
  • Participate in and lead a cross-functional IT Architecture groups that review designs from an enterprise perspective
  • Participate in the design review process and support the overall Enterprise Architecture Management process
  • Support pre-project efforts
  • Develop Solution Architecture Models and Documentation
  • Create or review IT plans that manage clear and realistic expectations of what technology can offer 
  • Establish, maintain and review enterprise architecture models to enable applications development and decision-supporting activities, consistent with IT plans
  • Support and mentor less experienced architecture staff

Requirements of the Senior Solution Architect:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 10 years of progressive experience in related IT disciplines OR 12 years of progressive experience in related IT disciplines
  • At least 3 years of direct infrastructure, system, application and/or other solution architecture experience
  • Exposure to multiple technical integrations, technologies, and processing environments
  • Familiarity with front-end development, microservices, and cloud computing
  • Strong experience in solution design principles and practices, system development methodologies, and software life cycles
  • Experience coordinating vendor solution delivery and partnering effectively with vendors to meet business needs

Keywords: Senior Solution Architect, front-end development, microservices, cloud computing

Job ID: 331892

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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