Position: Application Architect
What: Kinetiq, a subsidiary of Quorum Review IRB, is a consulting and technology firm that delivers innovative solutions to the challenges of human subject protection and compliance in clinical research. We work with clinical researchers, research institutions, pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies as well as others around the world to develop contemporary approaches to a changing landscape. A career with Kinetiq is an opportunity to effect change.
Kinetiq’s workplace environment offers an informal office environment, open door policy, and strong mentorship from existing staff and management. Our office is in downtown Seattle close to Pike Place Market. Kinetiq offers competitive pay and benefits for this position.
To learn more about Kinetiq, please visit www.kinetiqideas.com.
This is an exciting opportunity to come into a new division of a thriving company and help shape the division’s path to success. You will find yourself fully engage in the role with work that is highly valued. You will not find yourself just a “cog” in the wheel. As our Application Architect you will play a key role in designing, developing, documenting and analyzing the overall architecture of software systems. Our top candidate will determine integrated, layered application architecture solutions that meet functional, performance, usability, scalability, reliability and security needs. The ability to coordinate design and integration of total systems including subsystems is important as well as the ability to research and recommend technology to improve the current systems.
ANALYSIS/PROBLEM SOLVING: You can think around corners and solve complex problems in a meaningful and realistic way.
CONTRIBUTION TO COMPANY TECHNOLOGY: You will be a key contributor on complex projects/initiatives. You will impacts current and future business opportunities through application of specialized technical/ industry knowledge. You will be able to develop methods/techniques based on strategic project objectives with ease.
COMMUNICATION: You are a strong mentors and who provides technical guidance and explains advanced concepts to others in work area. You may mentor others in department. You effectively coordinate across multiple departments. You are will be successful in promoting active listening and fostering open communication. You will effectively provide leadership/guidance to others.
BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent work experience in a related area
7- 10 years of hands on software development experience (not QA/testing), preferably in an enterprise application development environment shipping products to the market
3 years of architecting scalable and flexible software solutions
Ability to architect solutions created leveraging technologies such as:
Additional preferable skills and knowledge: Angular, ASP.MVC, C#, no-SQL, and Entity Framework
Strong knowledge of industry best practices in SDLC and agile release management process
True Agile/Scrum experience (e.g. actually RELEASING working product after every sprint)
How: Apply Here