Kforce

Solution Architect

3+ months agoMadison, WI

Responsibilities

Kforce has a client seeking a Solution Architect in Madison, WI.Summary:The Solution Architect translates functional and non-functional requirements into solutions and provides an advisory role to the rest of the design and development team. This role requires excellent attention to detail, as the Solution Architect frequently needs to examine functional specifications and translate them into system guidelines that shape project development as well as find ways to align projects with enterprise-level systems. The Solution Architect is frequently responsible for conducting research on existing systems and devising solutions that work within those systems. They may also meet directly with clients to demonstrate solutions, answer questions regarding software capabilities and requirements, and work to resolve issues that arise during the development cycle.Responsibilities:

  • Analyze and translate functional and non-functional requirements into solutions
  • Define architecture patterns and standards
  • Develop specifications
  • Determine project technology scope
  • Advisor to development teams
  • Interface directly with clients
  • Manage external vendors


Skills

  • Highly technical and able to translate functional and non-functional requirements into robust software solutions
  • Domain Architect Experience
  • Technical Literacy
  • Analytical Assessment
  • Schedule Management
  • Team Leadership
  • Communication
  • Problem-Solving
  • Architecture Frameworks; The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF), Department of Defense Architecture Framework (DoDAF), Federal Enterprise Architecture Framework (FEAF), Zachman
  • Modeling Experience; Unified Modeling Language (UML), Business Driven Development (BDD), Test Driven Development (TDD), Sequence Diagramming, Object Modeling, Entity Relationship Diagramming (ERD), among others
  • Solution Delivery Methodologies; Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), Lean Six Sigma
  • Microsoft Visio
  • Microsoft Office; Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • VersionOne or Equivalent
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Kforce is a professional staffing services firm offering Technology and Finance & Accounting jobs with top employers nationwide. We specialize in providing contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement opportunities, with over 50 years of experience in the staffing industry. Kforce offers many consultants comprehensive benefits depending on employment status, including medical, dental, 401(K), life insurance and disability. Our vision is to be "the firm most respected by those we serve."