Architect Job Description Sample
PGi is a global leader in virtual meetings. For over 25 years, we have innovated technologies that help people meet and collaborate in more enjoyable and productive ways. Every month, we bring together over 15 million people in nearly 4 million virtual meetings. Headquartered in Atlanta, PGi has a presence in 24 countries worldwide.
The Architect role is responsible for developing and maintaining a shared technology vision, practice, and culture in the Engineering organization. In addition, the Architect:
Defines and maintains a technology vision for PGI that supports the business in a real and measurable way.
Curates and manages shared guiding principles and processes to evolve and improve PGI Engineering.
Work with teams to define System Architecture, Patterns, and cross-team dependencies that support the technology vision and guiding principles.
Guide teams to make technology and design decisions that align with technology vision and guiding principles.
Provide the engineering organization options, insight, recommendations into emerging technologies and tools within their area of responsibility and focus.
Work with business stakeholders, product owners, and engineering managers to understand product and business strategy in order to influence decisions to help build for the future instead of the present.
Bridge between pure strategy and team execution. Build the backlog of defined engineering work to enable the technology vision.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent degree
5+ Years of related experience
Flexibility to work outside of business hours as a release schedule requires
Client Development – ActionScript development and Flash asset creation and modification
Client Architecture – ActionScript development
Meet with testers to verify and resolve issues with client defects
Lead technical meetings with other members of the product team to discuss current issues and future directions for the product
Perform future product feature research through rapid prototyping and working with other members of the product team
Ability to communicate your ideas and work with others in a collaborative environment
Understanding of the Agile development lifecycle (SCRUM, Kanban, etc.)
Good written and verbal communication skills
Comfortable in a leadership position that fosters mentoring/education in support of team member growth
Experience working directly with software engineers in an Agile environment
- Advanced use of AS3 (ActionScript 3)
- Advanced use of AS3 (ActionScript 3)
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We are currently seeking an experienced full-time architect to be an integral member of our Charlotte, North Carolina office. In partnership with the project manager he/she will provide direction to colleagues and consultants as an effective team member of multi-discipline project teams
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
- A Bachelor’s degree in Architecture from an accredited university.
- Experience in an architecture firm serving public sector clientele.
- Justice/Civic design experience a plus
- Collaborate closely with managing principals to develop project designs from conceptual sketches through construction documents.
- Produce aesthetically appealing designs and renderings.
- Develop documents that achieve technical excellence.
- Interpret and apply relevant building codes.
- Foster and maintain positive professional working relationship among team members.
- Provide consistent and timely communication of project information to and from clients and the project team.
- Develop and maintain positive relationships with clients and consultants.
- Thrive in a deadline driven environment with a can-do attitude and the ability to multi-task, troubleshoot, and problem solve.
- Strong proficiency in Revit
- Commitment to fostering collaborative teamwork
- Dexterity to thrive in a deadline-driven environment
- Diligence in monitoring progress and identifying potential problems
- Perseverance in thorough troubleshooting and creative problem-solving
- Expertise in architectural building systems
- Familiarity with sustainability and LEED guidelines
- Knowledge of quality control processes
- Effective communication skills to prepare and deliver public presentations
- Firm understanding of design trends, construction methodology, and material application
Competitive salary; health, life, short-term disability, long-term disability insurance; paid leave; 401(k) plan; and holidays. We also offer more than 70 in-house continuing education courses ranging from technical subjects to communication skills.
Through Moseley’s own in-house Moseley University program, employees are provided with a platform to learn additional skills that can assist with professional development and help pave the way for future advancement, while promoting the core values and attributes that make Moseley Architects unique in the marketplace.
Please submit your cover letter, targeted résumé, and references online at http://www.moseleyarchitects.com/culture/ or via mail at 3200 Norfolk Street, Richmond, VA 23230, Attn: Human Resources.
Moseley Architects is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
Creates and maintains portions of the Enterprise Architecture Strategy which includes the overall Data Strategy, Frameworks, Reference Architectures and Libraries. Explores emerging business functions and technology and serves as an champion for new ideas and technologies that have potential benefit either to increase revenue or improve efficiencies. Utilizes proofs of concept and prototype strategies to bring ideas to life. Ensures that the Strategy and Frameworks serve as a how-to-guide to quickly enable the adoption of emerging technology and promote reuse and agility. Works side-by-side with other IT groups such as Development and Enterprise Technology to closely align strategy with delivery and drive adoption. Designs, models, and implements new systems architectures. Conduct technical walk-through sessions, participate in pre- and post- implementation project reviews, and ensure that architecture designs are developed, maintained, and accessible. Serves as a senior technical consultant and applies expertise across multiple application / business domains.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Design, develop, maintain and make accessible Enterprise Architecture Strategy.
Design, develop, maintain and make accessible Enterprise Framework and Reference Architecture.
Consult with customers to solve business problems by adapting current technology and/or capitalizing on emerging technology for competitive advantage.
Use knowledge of industry and business to design technology solutions to meet the strategic objectives of the customer.
Work with external vendors to establish a pipeline into emerging technologies.
Research and evaluate emerging technologies for applicability and benefit to HR Block.
Drive adoption by evangelizing technologies that have applicability and benefit to HR Block.
Develop prototypes and proof-of-concepts to bring ideas to life.
Conduct presentations to large audiences both internal as well as external to HR Block.
Conduct technical walk-through sessions.
Participate in pre and post implementation project review.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related, or the equivalent through a combination of education and related work experience.
Overall nine plus years experience in technology design, development ,implementation and support functions.
Experience with a diverse set of platforms and technologies, as well as, experience with structured methods and the software development life cycle.
In depth experience within one or more technical domains such as development technologies or tools, programming languages, DBMS technologies, hardware platforms, operating systems, security, applications, or messaging.
In depth experience within one or more business domains equivalent to HRB business units such as Retail Tax, Digital Tax, Financial Advisors, Mortgage or RSM McGladrey.
Experience with large complex systems.
Hands on development and administration of applications and systems.
Demonstrated research, analytical, critical thinking, decision-making, consulting and problem solving skills.
Effective oral, written and interpersonal communication skills.
Effective presentation skills.
Ability to develop creative solutions.
Ability to work with limited direct supervision.
Project management skills including ability to manage and prioritize multiple and conflicting priorities, organization skills, planning skills.
Experience in the development of tax software.
Three plus years experience managing the delivery of large complex systems..
Experience with distributed applications in a disconnected state.
Business Architecture experience preferred.
NewcrestImage is a premier company in the hospitality space that designs, builds and operates state-of-the-art hotels for the most renowned brands in the industry. We are a trendsetting company that is acutely focused on culture and that strives to "genuinely care for people so their lives are enriched." We are currently looking for an industry leading Architect to lead our future growth of hotel concepts.
In terms of key responsibilities, first and foremost and just like every other position within our company, this role will advance NewcrestImage's core values of People come First, Communication is Knowledge, Giving is Fun, Experiences are Memorable and Response-Ability is Ours. While this position will be strategic, the ideal candidate must be able and willing to be "hands-on." In addition, some of the key responsibilities of the role are as follows:
Additionally and in coordination with the Development and Construction teams and brand experts, this dynamic individual will lead the architecture workstreams from initiation, through construction and opening. This role will manage external design teams, continually evaluate workloads, ensure project timelines are on track and within budget, and ensure all specifications are met. This position will oversee exciting projects such as re-adaptations of historic buildings into hotels, ground-up projects and renovations. The constant goal will be to anticipate guest desires, conceptualize new concepts, and design trendsetting hotels that support operational requirements, exceed brand standards and provide a unique and exceptional guest experience.
While not an exhaustive list, a few of the qualifications are as follows:
Bachelor's degree in Architecture from an accredited program
Experience with AutoCAD, 3D modeling, etc.
LEED accreditation desired
Exceptional project management skills and extremely savvy with relevant technologies
Deep understanding of all phases of design and construction process
Understanding of legal requirements related to building, plumbing, electrical, fire, health codes, etc.
Experience supervising on-site progress and inspecting work during construction
Ability to partner with interior design teams to ensure all interior elements are addressed
Experience in the hospitality space
Strong business acumen, exceptional problem solving and analytical skills
Ability to make good decisions in a timely manner and based upon a mixture of analysis, experience and judgment
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills with a consultative instinct
Results-oriented with a proven track record of delivering
If you fit this profile, enjoy a good challenge and want to work at a company that truly puts people first, we welcome your interest.
NewcrestImage is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, alienage or national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, arrest record, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Our management team is dedicated to this policy with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities and general treatment during employment.
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Position is for a key contributor who will define the architecture of Adobe's Experience Cloud Identity Services - a foundational component of Digital Marketing. Identity Services builds consumer Identity Graph that enables cross-device marketing & analytics.
What you'll do
Define the architecture for Identity Services ecosystem around consumer identity generation, data collection, batch & real time consumer identity graph computation, API services for serving identity graph
Design and build fault-tolerant, high-performance, and multi-threaded algorithms for data processing at scale.
Design new features and create functional specifications by working with product management, user design, and quality engineering.
Develop software solutions & investigate problem areas.
What you need to succeed
Experience building architecture for ecosystem of interconnected services
Strong understanding of the Digital Marketing domain
Strong grasp of algorithms and data structures
Experience developing in Java OR Scala
Experience building large scale data processing ecosystems - with real time and batch style data as input - using big data technologies
Excellent communication skills
Ability to mentor junior engineers
Experience presenting in conferences
Experience building consumer Identity Graphs
Working knowledge of Linux
Experience working with open source distributed systems such as Hadoop, Kafka, HBase, Spark, Kudu
At Adobe, you will be immersed in an exceptional work environment that is recognized throughout the world on Best Companies lists. You will also be surrounded by colleagues who are committed to helping each other grow through our unique Check-In approach where ongoing feedback flows freely.
If you're looking to make an impact, Adobe's the place for you. Discover what our employees are saying about their career experiences on the Adobe Life blog and explore the meaningful benefits we offer.
Adobe is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace regardless of race, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.
Come join Intuit's Consumer Tax Group as part of the data team as a DataArchitect where you will work with a data scientists, software and dataengineers. Our team is the heart ofTurboTax, our flagship product that serves over 30M tax customers every year.We are looking for creative problem solvers with a passion for innovation thatleverage data that drives insights that dynamically changes our customer'sexperience.
Drives architectural advancements in streaming data pipelines
Drives architectural advancements in data usability
Consults with product stakeholders, Business Leaders, Project Managers, and end-users to understand data needs and champion changes in data
Works with Data Engineers to acquire relevant data from various sources, including internal corporate, customers, product, and marketing
Establishes the structure, connections, and relationships within the data in preparation for mining, modeling, or migration activities
Works collaboratively with other data-centric roles in applying business rules and business processes to create data models that simulate operations and predict the impact of change on the business
Communicates actionable data structural or modeling recommendations to business leaders
Evaluates software and tools for applicability and fit to the organization
Evaluates SDLC and drives improvement changes
Pushes the technical boundaries of colleagues
Motivates colleagues to deliver awesome outcomes
2 years experience with MPP technologies (e.g. Vertica, Teradata, etc.)
2 years AWS experience with a focus on big data services
8 years experience developing DB schemas, creating ETLs, and familiar with Hadoop systems
BS/MS in computer science or equivalent work experience
Strong experience with the following languages/technologies: SQL, Python, MapReduce in Java, Hive/Pig
Masterful communication skills: Demonstrated ability to explain complex technical issues to both technical and non- technical audiences
Masterful understanding of the software design/architecture process
Experience with unit testing and data quality automation checks
Communication is king
Goals and design principles guide your decisions
How you achieve a result is equally important as the result itself
Data will answer any debate
Mistakes are common, just don't learn the same mistake twice
Anything can be learned
CHA Consulting, Inc., a large A/E firm, is currently seeking an Architect with 3 or more years of experience for the Concord, MA or Albany, NY area offices.
CHA's Sports Design division, a nationally recognized sports design group, is seeking motivated individuals to join a highly collaborative, collegial, and dynamic architectural group working on some of the most prestigious college campuses in the country. Substantial professional growth is available for the right candidate.
For more information about our exciting projects please visit our website at: http://www.chacompanies.com/markets/sports/
Work collaboratively within a team environment
Produce quality construction documents
Revit/Lumion renderings development
Coordination with engineers, assisting in specifications development, assisting in Construction Administration
Depending on interest and capability, assist or lead design efforts
Solid understanding of the preparation of construction documents, building systems, engineering systems coordination
Bachelor's or Master's degree in Architecture
Proficient in AutoCAD and strong skills in Revit
3+ years of relevant experience with architectural firms
Registered Architect licensure is preferred, LEED accreditation a plus
Construction Administration experience
Photoshop and PowerPoint skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Sports design experience
Ability to travel
If applying, please provide an initial sample of your portfolio electronically or a link to your portfolio.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Zynga's software engineering team doesn't just develop some of the world's popular games, we deliver some of the world's largest infrastructures. Our software engineers are blazing trails in all facets of game design, mobile development, web technologies, and massive scalability.
Zynga faces a number of technical challenges—but many are unique to our scale: the evolving landscape of online gaming requires us to continually push boundaries. Zynga software engineers pick up any languages, technologies, or methodologies necessary to smite a challenge—and if a conventional solution doesn't exist, we innovate as necessary. Our software engineers are comfortable moving between front-end, back-end, and architecture roles.
Create, enhance, and maintain mobile SDKs in iOS, Android and Unity
Collaborate with technical teams on new and emerging technologies, determining how they will integrate into current and evolving infrastructure.
Take a hands-on approach in the development of prototypes, independently and with others, to establish design and/or technical feasibility.
Drive improvements and new approaches to address potential systemic pain points and technical debt.
Implement exceptional engineering practices towards ensuring performance, reliability, and measurability at massive scale.
Maintain an understanding of end-to-end system interactions and architecture in order to assess implications and dependencies associated with design decisions.
Mentor teammates and drive an environment of technical excellence.
Review detailed designs from others, aligning with team and Zynga-wide technical vision.
Demonstrate solid coding and development skills.
Provide production and integration support.
Integrate with multiple 3rd party mobile advertising networks and web services.
A minimum of 5 years of software development experience, at least 2 of which in a technical leadership role.
Mobile development experience with Ad Platforms, HTML5, Mobile/Web Video, or MRAID 2.0.
Experience with a combination of Unity, Cocoa, Objective C, iPhone SDK, Xcode, Java, Android SDK, HTML5, XML/JSON, and/or GIT is a plus.
Experience with mobile architectures, development, and deployment of popular apps in the iTunes store and Google Play store.
Working knowledge of mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and emerging technologies.
Experience in object oriented and independent design of applications or systems.
Able to take ownership of a project from start to finish.
Excellent written and spoken communication skills and ability to work effectively with others in a team environment.
Technical knowledge of ad delivery technology supporting mobile video and other rich media is a plus.
BS in Computer Science, or related technical discipline (or equivalent).
Dominium is one of the leading affordable housing development and property management companies nationwide. We have operations in 23 states and over 850 employees.
For over 40 years, we have offered excellence to the development and management of affordable housing communities across the United States. By 2025, the company expects to be the country’s pre-eminent private developer, owner, and property manager of affordable housing.
Dominium is seeking a highly motivated Architect to support a new in-house architecture division at our corporate office located in Plymouth, MN. An ideal candidate would have background in multi-family new construction and renovation projects. Experience working on tax-credit housing projects with housing agencies is a plus.
Works closely with the Director of Architecture in creating drawing and specification standards.
Responsible for assisting in the project life cycle from concept through construction, to ensure the most efficient and cost-effective execution of assigned projects.
Actively produce and grow the preset design criteria based on the Dominium model.
Willing to learn and participate in the project management of the projects and process.
Works closely with the Construction team to produce documents that will be efficient, consistent, and contractor friendly.
Professional Degree (M.Arch or B.Arch), NCARB registered, registered Architect
5-7 years of licensure
Knowledge of Microsoft based software applications - Outlook, Excel, Word
Proficiency in Revit and 3D modeling software
Experience coordinating with other team members and external consultants
Experience working with housing agencies and tax credit housing experience a plus
Experience in new construction and renovation of multi-family housing projects
Strong graphic and visualization skills to create design ideas and detail standards
Excellent communication and collaboration skills
Ability to travel up to 25% of the time, both local and national
We offer a competitive salary, incentive bonus program, community volunteer and outreach program, and comprehensive benefits package including: Medical, Dental, Life & Disability, Paid Time Off, 401(K), Flexible Spending Accounts, Employee Recognition & Wellness Programs.
If you would like to be a part of a rapidly growing company and have an interest in the property management and development industry, Dominium is the place for you!
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CannonDesign has an exceptional opportunity for an Architect in our Los Angeles office. We are an integrated global design firm that unites a dynamic team of strategists, futurists, researchers, architects, engineers, and industry specialists driven by a singular goal—to help solve our clients’ and society’s greatest challenges.
The successful candidate will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team providing architectural support in the design, selection, coordination, and detail of architectural material. Primary responsibilities include: Prepare and contribute to design and presentation efforts.
Independently prepare Revit plans, building sections, elevations, details, wall sections, and design drawings within all architectural phases.Communicate with other disciplines to ensure coordination of project documents. Assist in the development and detail of design and concept drawings. Attend and actively participate in project team meetings.
Qualified candidates will have a Bachelor of Architecture. Master of Architecture preferred. Minimum of 4 years of experience working on mid to large scale projects required.
Healthcare and education project experience preferred. Revit experience required. Strong creative design portfolio and strong communication, teamwork, presentation, graphics, organizational skills as well as the ability to handle multiple projects required.
As a condition of employment, all CannonDesigners are expected to complete mandatory training, including compliance training, within required timeframes and adhere to our internal policies and our Code of Conduct. CannonDesign recognizes the value of diversity in our workforce. We are committed to equal opportunity.
We consider all qualified employment applicants without regard to race, religion, color, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, partnership status, protected veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Individuals who hold legal work authorization applicable to employment at CannonDesign in the United States will be considered without regard to citizenship/alienage.
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