Senior Architect

  • Company:
    Global Relay
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    16 hours ago
  • Category:
    Engineering

Global Relay requires an experienced Senior Architect to assume architectural ownership of specific components and features of Global Relay’s enterprise applications for Archiving and Messaging. You will work closely with the Principal Architect, Development Leads and Product Managers to architect, design and facilitate delivery of new products and features as well as providing technical oversight and guidance for development teams.Your Job:Own all architectural design facets for all components in a specific product area Develop and maintain a systems architecture that will address existing and emergent business needsUnderstand the architectural ramifications of all user stories and requirementsResponsible for the technology and architecture used by the all teams in the product areaReview and support all the technology, architecture decisions and detail designs made by the teams in the designated product area. As appropriate, delegate detailed architecture and design activities to the Component ArchitectsEnsure that any architectural decisions are implemented by the team are true to the designLead presentations to socialize and validate proposed architectures with other product areas and business unitsMaintain alignment between product area architecture, architecture of other product areas and overall enterprise architectureAct as the primary negotiator and point of contact for all sub-teams in the product area with the Architecture team as a wholeProvide critical thinking and technical leadership from idea creation through to executionAbout You:5 + years of experience in a senior architecture role for an enterprise scale application5+ years of Java and JavaScript development experience, building highly scalable applications and services in an agile environmentExperience architecting micro-services for deployment via KubernetesProven ability and track record in clearly aligning technical solutions with explicit business objectivesExperience in logically and rationally documenting processes and models using diagrams and presenting findings to various levels of senior managementStrong experience in interacting and collaborating with various levels within an organizationAbility and energy to thrive in a fast moving, fast growth entrepreneurial environment, have a ‘solution based’ mind set, and be proactive in driving improvements to processes and systemsExperience in one or more of the following areas:API architecture and developmentWebRTCDistributed systems at scaleConsistency models,Big data, data lakes / data warehousing / BIAsynchronous messagingSecurity methodologies and technologiesData integrity and reconciliationGlobal Relay is the leading provider of cloud-based archiving,information governance,surveillance, andeDiscoverysolutions tothe global financesector.We help financial services firms preserve and supervise their communications data for regulatory compliance, risk mitigation, and litigation readiness.We deliverourservices toover 20,000customers in 90 countries, including 22 of the top 25 global banks. Our market-leading archiving service supportsemail, instant messaging, text, market data chat, social media, enterprise social networking, voice, trade data, websites, and more.Recently, we also launched a compliant messaging platform specifically for the finance industry.Our Global Operations & Development Center is located in Vancouver, BC, Canada. In addition, we have offices in six other cities across the world, including major financial centers like New York, Chicago, and London.Over the years, we have won several major awards, including:Company of the Year from the BC Tech AssociationCanada’s 50 Best Small and Medium EmployersCanada’s Top Employers for Young PeopleCanada’s Top 10 Most Admired Corporate CulturesCanada’s Best Managed Companies– PlatinumTechnology Fast 50 – LeadershipWe provide fantastic opportunities to individuals passionate about business and technology. For those with international business aspirations, we offer invaluable opportunities for doing business with some of the world’s largest, most influential firms. Our company is also perfect for those who want to create cool technology using massively scalable, big-data architecture, with a strong focus on mobile.To learn more about our business, culture, and community involvement, visitwww.globalrelay.com.