Software Architect, Ruby on Rails
Cofense via We Work Remotely
Sep 27th 2018
Headquarters: Leesburg, VA
- Understand product system requirements and architecture.
- Maintain an architecture roadmap and technology radar to guide engineering direction and the evolution of our product offerings.
- Generate necessary documentation to communicate architectural and design options to technical and non-technical personnel.
- Using the product roadmap, make decisions about our technical direction and influence technical decisions as a member of engineering leadership.
- Collaborate with other product teams to integrate all Cofense products into a precise suite and ensure consistent usability.
- Investigate third party applications and APIs and check compatibility for potential integration with the Cofense suite of products.
- Ensure the team has the information to implement the necessary technical direction.
- Demonstrate a real passion for developing well architected, elegant software tools and services.
- Other duties as assigned.
- Extensive experience in Ruby on Rails a plus.
- Experience in micro service architecture and practices.
- Strong desire to maintain and develop skills and stay ahead of available technologies.
- Experience with high-volume web applications.
- Knowledge and experience using AWS services, such as S3, RDS, and SQS
- Strong communication skills
- You have superb analytical and problem-solving skills.
- You are proactive, motivated and able to work in teams or alone.
- You like to mentor engineers as well as learn from them.
- Possess a solid understanding of distributed systems.
- Approximately 10% travel. Some occasional international travel may be required.
- Minimum of a bachelor's degree preferred. Strong preference given for bachelor and advanced degrees in software technology related fields.
- At least 10+ years of professional experience in the software engineering/architecture field.
- Competitive salary
- 401k with company match
- Health, vision, dental, disability, life insurance
- Telecom bonus
- US Telecommute
To apply: To apply for this position, please follow the link below: https://careers-cofense.icims.com/jobs/1616/software-architect%2c-ruby-on-rails/job?mode=view&mobile=false&width=990&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-300&jun1offset=-240