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 We're America's largest mortgage lender, closing loans in all 50 states. J.D. Power ranked Quicken Loans "Highest in Customer Satisfaction in Primary Mortgage Origination" for the past 10 consecutive years, 2010 - 2019. The company was also ranked highest in the nation for client satisfaction among mortgage servicers by J.D. Power for 7 consecutive years, 2014 through 2020, each year the company was eligible. There's a simple reason we've been so successful: We care about the people we work with.
If you're tired of stuffy, bureaucratic workplaces, then you'll be delighted to find something different here. We strive to make a creative, fun and collaborative environment you simply won't find anywhere else. Quicken Loans was once again named to FORTUNE magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For" list in 2019 and has been included in the magazine's top one-third of companies named to the list for the past 16 consecutive years. In addition, Essence Magazine named Quicken Loans the "#1 Place to Work in the Country for African Americans."
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.