Calance Job Opening

Job TitleSolutions Architect (Big Data/Cloud Computing) - ID:36099
Duration12 Months
Start DateASAP
Job SkillsComputing platforms (Cloud, virtualization, etc.), Big Data Architecture, Solution architecture, middleware platforms, SaaS, PaaS. Data Security
LocationTorrance, CA
Date Posted09/09/2020

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FOR IMMEDIATE DETAILS ABOUT THIS POSITION, contact ANY of us direct, referencing the job# below:

SUMIT KUMAR: (949) 860-4718
JUSTIN MATLIN: (949) 860-4716
KIANA AREVALO: (949) 860-4703
JOANNE SMITH: (469) 298-9115
SHERRIE KRAUS: (469) 996-9697
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** W2 ONLY, Not accepting C2C/INC/1099 consultants (H1 Visa sponsorship avail)


Position: Solutions Architect (Big Data/Cloud Computing)
JOB REF#: 20921
Duration: 12+ Months (On-going Contract)
Location: Torrance, CA 90501 (on-site only)
Rate: Open, depends on exp level (W2 ONLY)


Calance is a 1st tier vendor with 25 consultants working on-site for this global client. Although this is a contract role, the average consultant has been on project between 5-7 years. Initially all work will be remote during Covid, but eventually ALL work will return to 100% onsite.

Solution Architect will serve as a technical bridge between business and technical stakeholders to develop a solution and architectural approach that supports business initiatives. They will translate complex functional, technical, and business requirements into architectural designs in the Salesforce & company Ecosystem.

• Drive business and IT alignment to leverage reusable architecture capabilities
• Collaborate with IT management to define and develop technology strategy, technology standards, roadmaps, and practices
• Act as a technical expert addressing problems relating to systems integration, compatibility, and multiple platform integration
• Interact and consult with appropriate business analysts, project managers and developers to understand application/project requirements and define architectural solutions to meet those requirements
• Work with the application solutions delivery teams in the development of services, components, standards, and frameworks required to support business strategy (e.g. design patterns, reusable components)
• Ensure that projects follow the prescribed development life cycle and meets quality standards
• Assist with analyzing and recommending software acquisitions and alternative solutions/methodologies/strategies and tools
• Identify risks associated with component or application implementation

• Strategize with business and technical stakeholders on solution feasibility and conceptual designs.
• Collaborate with cross functional teams to refine solution requirements and designs.
• Assesses all project information to understand the scope, the current IT and business environment, objectives and priorities.
• Identify interfaces and collaborations between them, define higher-level functional Nonfunctional Requirements NFRs; Defines a shared technical and architectural vision focused on creating technical alignment for the full
Solution rather than concerns for specific components.
• Creates the Conceptual Solution Architecture document.
• Works with the Project Manager and Business Analyst to develop a high-level project schedule, resource plan for the project, and project costs.
• Responsible for the technical content (architecture and design), integrity and quality of solution.
• Accountable for the delivery of the solution as specified (by requirements and architecture).

REQUIRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCE: (Resume must reflect this experience)
**Due to Covid, initially all work will be performed remote, eventually ALL work will return to 100% onsite **
• 7+ years of experience as a Solutions Architect, developing solutions and architectural approach that supports business initiatives.
• Experience translate complex functional, technical, and business requirements into architectural designs and documents
• 4+ years of deep background in following areas: Computing platforms: (cloud, virtualization, etc.), Big Data Architecture, Solution architecture, middleware platforms, SaaS, and PaaS.
• Experience in Data Ingestion tools, Messaging Platforms, Middleware Platforms, Data Visualization tools, Container architectures, Data Fabric, Big Data, Relational & NoSQL Databases.
• Knowledge of data security, privacy and obfuscation with reference to distributed cloud architecture.
• Proven experience in large enterprise systems design interfacing with multiple applications, and implementing pragmatic designs
• Experience presenting business ideas, issues/concerns with staff, peers, superiors, and partners.
• Excellent communication, able to articulate advanced technical topics to both technical and non-technical staff
• Ability to make architecture changes in a dynamic AGILE environment.
• Must have a stable work history, working in a similar role
• Must have EXCELLENT oral communication skills
• Education: B.S. Computer Science or Bachelor’s Degree in a related field

• Ideal Skills: Solution Architecture, Salesforce Cloud eco-system (Service, Marketing, Commerce), Big Data, Security, CI/CD, and UI/UX
• Automotive industry background
• Familiarity with automotive industry, Hybrid Cloud Architecture including (Salesforce, AWS, Azure etc.,)
• Demonstrated ability to thrive in a flexible and fast-paced environment, including the ability to think big in a rapidly evolving technology space. Ability to successfully handle ambiguity.
• Experience delivering consumer facing digital platforms or services that involve complex data, transactions or integrations

Calance Consultant Benefits Offerings:
- H1 Transfers/Green Card processing offered (NO C2C)
- EPO/PPO Medical Plan (Cigna)
- HMO/PPO Dental programs (Cigna)
- Vision - VSP (Vision Plan Summary)
-  Voluntary Life, Short (STD)/Long Term (LTD) Disability and Voluntary plans
- 401K VOYA Retirement vesting program
- Paid Bi-Weekly/Direct Deposit

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