Discover Expert Application Architect in Helena, Montana
Expert Application Architect Remote R21829 About This Role Discover. A brighter future. With us, you’ll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we mean it — we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the world's leading digital banking and payments companies. We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine. Come build your future, while being the reason millions of people find a brighter financial future with Discover. Job Description Responsible for leading the charge to drive technology strategy and technical capabilities for an Application ecosystem. Leverage deep understanding of business processes and technical building blocks to design application architecture that balances business and customer needs with technical non-functional requirements for resiliency, security and efficiency. Partners with application engineers to ensure the application ecosystem is engineered according to architecture vision and continuously evolve the architecture and application to meet changing customer and business needs. Responsibilities + Independently oversees the design process for an application and innovate unique solution patterns for that application + Demonstrates a deep understanding of business processes and technical building blocks to help develop product vision and strategy with Product Owners + Trains others in and out of your department in solution design patterns + Actively researches innovative solutions and ways to build business capabilities + Build, evolve and scale the data science technology capabilities to enable our enterprise machine learning platform + Enable the latest machine learning tools and frameworks for our Enterprise Data & Decision Science Community Minimum Qualifications At a minimum, here’s what we need from you: + Bachelors – Computer Science or related + 10+ Years - Software Development, Software Engineering, Technical Architecture or related + Internal applicants only: technical proficiency rating of expert on the Dreyfus architecture scale Preferred Qualifications Bonus Points If You Have: + Experience working with containerization and orchestration platforms (Kubernetes/Openshift) and cloud providers like AWS, Azure, GCP or others. + Experience in key technologies to be leveraged by the team including Java, Python / PySpark, Spark, CI/CD technologies + Experience in Machine Learning Platforms and Data Science Technologies + Experience working with a variety of data platforms such as S3, Snowflake, Redis, Cassandra + Experience building and implementing API service architectures + Understanding of software testing principles and methodologies + Experience in high availability & scalability design, as well as performance monitoring External applicants will be required to perform a technical interview. #Remote #BI-Remote #LI-KE What are you waiting for? Apply today! All Discover employees place our customers at the very center of our work. To deliver on our promises to our customers, each of us contribute every day to a culture that values compliance and risk management. The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants – with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law) (https://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/poster.cfm) . We thrive on diversity & inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover.