Kaeppel Consulting is in need of Application Architect in Birmingham AL. Currently this opportunity works REMOTE, When it is deemed safe the individuals will be required to work on site with their teams. Contract to Hire and or Direct Hire Application Architect Application Architect to work, one Birmingham, AL office, with a focus on internal and external web based applications supporting PC Insurance. In this role you will be responsible for providing architecture leadership across multiple development teams and working with both IT and Business teams to define their architecture roadmap, solution architecture, detailed design, and hands on development. Responsibilities also may include vendor relationship management, product evaluations, strategic platform planning, and ensuring alignment with overall DEVOPS Cloud strategy. Position
ResponsibilitiesWorking with Senior IT and Business Managers to define the strategic roadmap. Working with development teams supporting systems for the three PC companies. Collaborating with other members of the Enterprise Architecture team on technologies and approaches. Participating in Proof of Concept work to evaluate platforms and capabilities. Leading a team through the initial stages of a development program. Provide technical leadership and drive the continued adoption of enterprise standards and best practices. Ability to adapt quickly to changing priorities, assignments, and roles. Position Qualifications 8 years of progressively more responsible work experience in a technical discipline. Proficiency in one or more frontend frameworks
- Angular, React, Vue Proficiency in frontend technologies
Script, Typescript, HTML, CSS, WebComponents. Experience with JWT, OAuth, OpenID, and SAML is a plus. Experience with Mobile development
- iOS, Android, React
Native. Experience with Java, Spring Framework. Experience with Guidewire Digital products is a plus. Experience supporting applicationssystems with multiple integration points, including external third party systems through APIs. Experience with CICD pipelines, Jenkins is a plus. Experience working with applications in a hybrid environment of On-Premise, Cloud, and SaaS. Experience with design, development, and deployment of cloud native solutions such as Lambda, API Gateway, EKS, cloud data platforms is a plus. Proven experience in designing and developing large scale enterprise applications in a technical development lead role, solution architecture role, application architecture role, or enterprise architecture role. Must have strong presentation, verbal, and written skills. Experience with APM tools, Application performance analysis and tuning. Experience with Test Driven Development.