Job Openings Solutions Architect

About the job Solutions Architect

Direct Hire Client is seeking a Solutions Architect with Strong Cloud Skills
Location: Hartford, Connecticut
(Temp Remote Due to Covid, Must be able to work on Location)
Salary: 150k/year, Full Benefits, PLUS Bonuses
Education: Bachelors (Or Equivalent)
Citizenship: US Citizenship, Green Card (No Exceptions)
Experience: Insurance Industry Required

  • 8+ years of application development, infrastructure, or business analysis, with increasing levels of responsibility
  • 2+ years of software development experience with Java, .NET, Nodes.js or Python
  • 2+ years in Solutions Architecture or Enterprise Architecture
  • 3+ years implementation experience with AWS or Azure certification
  • Developing roadmaps and implementing strategies to achieve the future state
  • Insurance industry experience required
  • Business process analysis and design

FROM THE CLIENT
We are a fast-paced, growing Insurance Carrier seeking an experienced, customer-focused and innovative solutions architect.  The Solution Architect works to provide holistic solutions and processes which integrate IT and Business requirements to support tactical and strategic projects.  This position is responsible for thought leadership for cross-functional teams and implementing or operationalizing solutions where development and configuration skills meet business needs.

With your Insurance Industry experience you'll be required to: 

  • Design various automation processes for business
  • Design a CI/CD framework for the Digital Team and expand to other teams in the enterprise. This includes the use of AWS for deployment.
  • Design an end to end producer lifecycle, including the framework for the Agent/producer Portal.

  • Essential skills/aptitude:

    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Insurance business processes and workflow
    • Ability to lead, build, and manage relationships with business partners and across IT
    • SaaS or PaaS solutions such as MS Azure, AWS, or Mendix, Informatica, or ServiceNow
    • Data technologies for ETL and Business Intelligence such as QlikView, Microstrategy, Pentaho, or IBM Datastage
    • Web technologies such as Nginix, Apache, or IIS
    • ECM Technologies such as Box, ImageRight, IBM Filenet, or Documentation
    • Middleware technologies such as Jenkins, Git, SVN, Docker containers, JBOSS, Websphere, Mulesoft, or Tibco
    • Visio diagramming skills
    • Project management skills
    • Working knowledge of CI/CD processes and technologies
    • Working knowledge of Cloud and Data security requirements in a regulated environment
    • Enterprise architecture best practices, business architecture, information architecture, application architecture and repository management.

    Education & Experience: 

    • Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems or equivalent experience. 
    • 8+ years of application development, infrastructure, or business analysis, with increasing levels of responsibility
    • 2+ years of software development experience with Java, .NET, Nodes.js or Python
    • 2+ years in Solutions Architecture or Enterprise Architecture
    • 3+ years implementation experience with AWS or Azure certification
    • Developing roadmaps and implementing strategies to achieve the future state
    • Insurance industry experience required
    • Business process analysis and design