Senior .NET Architect

Fast Switch

Senior .NET Architect

Senior IT Architect #385378
Job Description:
  
We are looking for an experienced Senior IT Architect to strengthen our internal architecture practice. This position will drive the design and transformation of existing and new IT solutions. The ideal candidate will possess both enterprise and solution architecture experience across a global environment. This position reports directly to the Senior Vice President of Information Technology and has visibility to the company’s global Information Technology strategy and projects. 
  
Responsibilities:
  • Document and maintain architecture guidelines, principles and standards, position papers, solution blueprints, best practices, patterns and frameworks applicable to all technologies within the portfolio.
  • Research new and emerging cloud and web technologies, software and hardware solutions, and make recommendations based on the future development plans of the company.
  • Provide architectural leadership and guidance in exhibiting expertise across the global enterprise.
  • Architect and design tailor made technologies necessary to ensure a highly secure, yet usable computing environment.
  • Establish governance, including oversight of the design and implementation of IT systems, to ensure appropriate and effective security controls and standards are enforced.
  • Collaborate on functional and technical designs to identify areas of risk and validate assumptions.
  • Document and communicate opportunities to leverage inter-project synergies and investigate achieving application rationalization.
  
Required skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum 10 years enterprise architecture experience.
  • Minimum 5 years' experience working with the following:
    • High level programming languages
    • Microsoft Azure, AWS, Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and Google Cloud Platform
    • Data storage and manipulation paradigms
    • Feature-rich web applications
  • Demonstrated experience architecting solutions with one or more compliance frameworks.
  • Five or more years working in a distributed and heterogeneous computing environment (Linux, Windows).
  • Experience in transforming legacy systems to global – common solutions.
  
Additional Info:
  
At Fast Switch – Great Lakes (FSGL), Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.
We at FSGL, have been doing this for 22 years with pride, dedication and plain old-fashioned hard work.
We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.
We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups.
Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefit options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:
  
• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)
• Vision
• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program
• Long Term Disability (100% paid)
• Life Insurance (100% paid)
• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match
  
Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.
One of our pride points as that in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press.
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