Solution Architect in Boca Raton, FL at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 2/5/2020

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Job Description

Technical Project Manager Summary:

Signature Consultants is looking for a Technical Project Manager to work on a contract position with one of our clients located in the Boca Raton Area. This individual will be responsible for performing analysis, documenting, and defining technology solutions and integrations to better support the business needs of the organization. This person will be assigned to software projects in the PMO and must interface with internal and external partners.

Specific responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Technical Leadership on Projects
  • Produces and reviews designs and other project artifacts / deliverables throughout the development process
  • Works with Technical Engineers, Vendors, SME's, Project Managers, and Business Analysts to provide input into functional requirements if necessary.
  • Responsible for developing Technical Requirements
  • Responsible for developing Software Design Specification
  • Responsible for understanding and adhering to enterprise architectural standards in the design phases of projects
  • Oversight of detail design and construction
  • Influences / drives technical delivery with the team
  • Produces and reviews designs, deliverables, and code throughout the development process
  • Makes changes which yield a more cost effective system, meet customer requirements or improve performance
  • Designs, reviews and develops current programs and processes.
  • Provides assistance to testers and support as needed to determine system issues.
  • Contributes and provides technical guidance to Technical / Data / Security strategic plans
  • Provides leadership, mentoring, and training to less experienced associates
  • Responsible for review / acceptance of technical deliverables within the team
  • Responsible for ensuring Technical Team follows architecture, technical and process compliance, and Client practices
  • Identifies the Development WBS for Application Development
  • Works with Project Manager for input to project
  • Works with Dev Resource to identify / estimate (in terms of effort) / plan tasks / dependencies
  • Recommends task assignments for the Technical Engineer to the Project Manager, final task assignment decisions is up to the Project Manager
  • Project Manager responsible for maintaining the project plan and dependency and determining overall duration, critical path, etc.
  • Development of Prototype
  • Developing / creating prototypes, as needed on the project, to flush out requirements / definitions
  • Architectural Patterns and Practices (5+ years) (key requirement)
  • Ability to understand and apply architectural patterns
  • Knowledge of industry best practices for software architecture
  • Ability to document, recommend, and defend standards for enterprise
  • System Design Artifacts (5+ years) (key requirement)


  • Component Model
  • Action Diagram
  • Technical Use Cases (not functional Use Cases)
  • Technical Requirements
  • Object Modeling
  • Data Services Layers (ORM, Canonical Model)

Leadership Skills:

  • Technical Leadership for Application Development.
  • Provides technical project leadership for Technical Engineers at various levels of proficiency.
  • Provides technical research for complex tasks or problems in an enterprise environment.
  • Working as a liaison as needed between Technical Engineers and other departments / team members.
  • Working with Enterprise Architecture team for creation and validation of patterns or base approach.

Technical Skills:

  • Web / distributed based technologies / development skills:
  • Microsoft
  • NET 4.0 - C# (5+ years) (key requirement)
  • Web Services / WCF / REST / Web API (5+ years) (required)
  • NET Data and Business Services (OData Services) (required)
  • Entity Framework 5.0 / CodeFirst / Database Driven (required)
  • BizTalk (required)
  • SharePoint (required)
  • ASP.NET MVC (required)
  • JQuery / Javascript / NodeJS / SPA (required)
  • WPF /XAML (+)
  • Mobile Development
    • HTML 5 / Twitter Bootstrap (+ )
    • Responsive Design (+)
    • iOS / Android (+)
    • Client-side Data Services (+)
  • Security
    • ADFS 2.0 / SAML 2 (required)
    • OAuth2 /OpenID / JSON Web Token (+)
  • Database
    • SQL Server (2008 /2012) (5+ years) (required)
    • SQL language (general knowledge) (5+ years) (required)
    • No-Sql Languages (Mongo DB, Redis, Raven DB, etc.) (+)
    • DB2 on OS/390 (+)
  • Applications Systems
  • Special Skills / Web Technologies
  • Knowledge of the following is a plus, specifically:
    • SOA / Services (5+ years) (key requirement)
    • Data Tier Services
    • Cloud Architecure
    • Integration patterns (requirement)
    • Distributed software design patterns (requirement)
    • Distributed server concepts (requirement)
    • Load Balancer Concepts (requirement)B2B Web Based Development (requirement)
    • Troubleshooting and performance tuning (requirement)
    • MQ Series (3+ years) (requirement)
    • Code profiler (+)
    • Datapower / ESB (+)
    • LegaSuite knowledge (+)
    • Firewall (+)
    • Team Foundation Server (+)
    • Consumer facing - web based development (+)
    • Mainframe knowledge (+)
    • RFID (+)
  • Must be able to work on-site in support of a project activities
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience required

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.