Bachelor?s degree in computer science, information technology, or a related field or equivalent experience
5 years of experience performing systems design, implementation and administration
5 years of programming experience
1 year of experience as an architect or in an equivalent role
Preferred Qualifications ?
7 years of experience performing systems design, implementation and administration
7 years of programming experience
3 years of experience as an architect or in an equivalent role
Master's degree in computer science, information technology, or a related field or equivalent experience
Advanced technical certifications
Proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite
Knowledge of coding and computer language
Software development life cycle process knowledge
Job Summary The Software Architect establishes the technical strategy within a capability domain; oversees the architectural design, development and deployment of the domain's overall software and/or system; develops the technical vision; and creates the road map to enable that vision.
Establish, document, communicate and enforce the policy for standardizing systems and software as necessary
Develop, document and communicate plans for implementing software
Prototype and create proof-of-concept implementations for new and existing technologies to make recommendations
Develop strategies for dependency management, build systems and continuous integration
Collaborate with development teams on best practices, process changes, standards and continuous process improvement topics (unit testing, continuous integration, code reviews, etc.) and build highly maintainable and reusable automation modules
Develop a strategic vision for software platforms that enable the broader vision for the Technology team and the business
Mentor and coach team members to expand their awareness of other aspects of the company
Who We?Are? Rock Central is a Detroit-based?professional services company obsessed with delivering innovative, effective solutions to meet the diverse needs of our clients. From legal and finance to technology and public relations, our?expertise spans from executive consulting all the way to tactical implementation. We thrive at the intersection of people, process and technology?and empower our partners to unleash the maximum potential of their business through unmatched partnership?and the entrepreneurial spirit of a startup. From the smallest venture to the largest enterprises, we believe having an impact is never a questionit?s part of our DNA.
Disclaimer This is an outline of the primary responsibilities of this position. As with everything in life, things change. The tasks and responsibilities can be changed, added to, removed, amended, deleted and modified at any time by the leadership group.