Systems Architect

7 days agoChicago, IL


Kforce has a client that is seeking a Systems Architect in Chicago, IL.Responsibilities:

  • Self-starter who can pick up new technologies/skills, be comfortable with ambiguity and drive initiatives forward
  • Identify end to end solutions, leverage best practices and patterns
  • Create Proof of Concepts, apply existing technologies in new ways, prove out new approaches and technologies


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
  • At least 10 years' experience with developing and implementing applications and end to end solutions
  • At least 5 years' experience with the concepts, philosophies and tools behind the design of applications, information and underlying information technologies
Preferred Skills/Experience:
  • Solution Architecture role (3+ years) or Application Architect/Senior Application Developer background
  • Very strong Interpersonal skills with excellent verbal and written communication
  • Collaborative style with an ability to achieve consensus
  • Proven technical leader
  • App Stack (must have some) - Java/Spring, REST, Microservice, (Python - nice to have)
  • Cloud (Required) - Docker/K8s. On-prem
  • Database experience (Must have) - Microsft SQL, large/complex datasets, data modelling and design
  • Information Security and Financial Services domain knowledge a plus
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."

Job ID: Kforce-1912084-EQG