• Software Architect

    Job ID
    Information Services
    Info Technology
    Job Location
  • Overview

    The Software Architect will be responsible for designing, developing and implementing software solutions to address complex business issues, and providing technical leadership. This person provides recommendations on proposed hardware and software purchase, ensures architectural design of software product is compatible with overall departmental standards and application designs, and leads development and implementation of standards. The ideal applicant will able to thrive in a highly collaborative workplace and actively engage in the development process. This is an excellent career opportunity for a professional with an impressive architectural design background and excellent interpersonal skills.


    Work with other IT professionals in the company in order to determine needs for new software, platforms and applications

    Utilize tools, technology and various methodologies to create functional and intuitive solutions for user interfaces of desired products

    Develop and implement product specifications

    Pay attention to system integration, sustainability and feasibility

    Manage all phases of technology development

    Oversee and supervise the work of the development team

    Guide and train developers and engineers

    Suggest and implement solutions for process improvement

    Adhere to all the requirements and guidelines for quality, security, extensibility etc.

    Minimum Education

    • Bachelor Degree is required
    • Computer Science, MIS or related area is preferred

    Minimum Experience

    • Four(4) years experience in an information technology related area and/or related experience preferred
    • Must be proficient in Java
    • Skilled in one of the following languages HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and/or Python
    • Demonstrate a proficient knowledge of software engineering principles and be capable of mentoring to junior level employees in the practical application of these principles
    • Experience in API designing and implementation, Microservices Architecture and DevOps
    • Exposure to cloud computing, NoSQL Database implementations

    EEO Statement

    St. Jude is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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