Cvent Canada, Inc
Contact Information : recruitingUS cvent.com
Location : Fredericton, New Brunswick
Job Title : Senior Architect
The Senior Architect is responsible for leading the specifications, design, and development of large-scale, Internet-based applications, frameworks, and platforms.
They work as leading members of the Product Development team and, more specifically, the Central Technology Group supporting and enhancing the application architectures and frameworks.
They will frequently be tasked with researching new tools and technologies and asked to come up with recommendations on how they can be used in Cvent applications.
They actively participate in design and implementation of projects featuring high degrees of technical complexity and / or scalability and performance implications.
In short, this individual will contribute to all phases of the Software Development Lifecycle through the analysis, design, implementation, verification, and maintenance of software solutions for the company.
Duties include :
Spec, design, develop, and debug scalable and high-performance, service-based web applications;
Play a leading role in supporting and enhancing the architecture and the framework of Cvent applications;
Define technical solutions and a unified framework from the design and architecture through development, testing, and release;
Guide the technology directions by recommending specific technologies to pursue, suggesting training and staff development activities;
Identify and address technical debt as our applications evolve;
Evaluate and prototype POC using the best technologies for the job;
Conduct performance-testing by using application profiler and load-testing tools;
Define and implement automated build, deployment, and testing procedures;
Identify and resolve potential application security vulnerabilities; and
Improve system scalability and application isolation.
In addition, the Senior Architect will also be tasked to design and code various software applications from business and technical specifications, develop, execute, and perform integrity testing to verify that requirements are met, and ensure that appropriate maintenance tasks are completed to ensure smooth operations of Cvent’s various software and applications.
Language : English
Education / qualifications :
Bachelor’s degree, preferably in computer science or related technical degree
Skill requirements :
Experience designing, building and implementing highly scalable RESTful APIs
Expertise in open source technologies and NoSQL DB technology such as Couch base, Elasticsearch, RabbitMQ, MongoDB, Cassandra, Redis, etc;
Strong knowledge of application profiling and performance-tuning;
Strong understanding of internet security
Strong understanding of cross-browser compatibility and limitation issues
Work experience :
At least 6+ years of experience with any of the following languages : Java, Node.JS, Python, C#, Scala;
At least 6+ years of experience with back-end development and relational databases (Postgres, MySQL, Oracle, etc);