Solutions Architech Open Source

Full time | Remote | Valencia/Nearshore/Offshore

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Location:  Remote (Valencia/Nearshore/Offshore) order of preference

Teleworking option: Yes

On-call requirements: No

Scope of Work / Duties of Consultant:

•Leverage knowledge and domain expertise to guide UNICC partners/teamsin theirtransformation journey.

•Demonstratesolid understanding of application/system functional and non-functional requirements.

•Contribute toideation, discovery, solutioning, and estimation effortsin support of the sales/account management process.

•Dive-in to high risk or complex problems in both an architecture and engineering capacity.

•Mentors product/project delivery teams to drive alignment with the architectural vision.

•Lead technical discovery and work with the design team in early project phases to build a bridge to implementation.

•Assist and advise project teams on project design options.

•Perform research and explore open-source alternatives as opposedto proprietary software.

•Draft pre-sale technical proposal.

Required Technical Skills:
The resource MUST have the following skills and experience:
•Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology, or a related field, or equivalent work experience.
•Wide full stack web development experience with large scale business applications in agile or fast-paced development environment.
•Experience in leadership roles responsible for architectural decisions on enterprise projects / platforms.
•Deep knowledge of progressive, broad-based IT experience successfully implementing complex IT applications and /or developing effective solutions to diverse and complex business challenges and opportunities.
•Strong understanding of API design patterns (REST, GraphQL, SOAP, RPC, etc.)
•Experience in Drupal 7, 8, 9 LAMP stack –PHP, MySQL.
•Experience with Python based framework such as Flask, and Django.
•Demonstrated experience in developing and deploying modern application architectures, including serverless and containerized solutions.
•Solid knowledge of Open Sourceand Cloud Native Application development, including experience workingon initiatives that included full stack development of multi-tiered distributed systems implemented based on clean architecture patterns, involving complex business domains, either relational or non-relational persistent storage, and web or desktop user interfaces (e.g.,Angular or React).
•Understanding of popular open-source databases technologies.No-SQL graph/column/key-value/document stores.
•Skilled at influencing, guiding, and facilitating stakeholders and peers with decision making.
•Excellent analytical, planning, organizational, and technical skills
•Understanding of emerging technology trends/disruptions and their practical application to new and existing technologies.

The resource SHOULD have the following skills and experience:

•Experience in Web frameworks (Express, Ruby on Rails, Django, Flask, Spring MVC, etc.)

•Extensive experience in one or more major cloud platform providers (AWS, GCP, Azure)

•Familiar with continuous integration technologies (e.g., TerraformJenkins, Spinnaker, Chef, Puppet, GitHub, Azure DevOps)

•Experience with test automation tools is a plus.

•Experience in CKAN is a plus.

•Familiarity with Lucene-based search backends (e.g.,SOLR, ElasticSearch)

•Experience with WordPress CMS.

•Experience with JIRA, BitBucket, and Docker.

•Familiar with CDN like Akamai, Fastly, Cloudflare.

•Experience with other content management systems in open-source technologies

•Experience indeveloping solutions with containers/Kubernetes/OpenShift/PostgreSQL/ NGINX/Apache Druid.

Required Soft Skills:

•Customer facing experience and oral communication skills.

•Creativity/ ability to find innovative solutions.

•Demonstrates a strong ability to learn quickly and research new technology or skills area whenneeded.

•Displays a consistent, positive, can-do professional attitude.

•Excellent verbal and written communication skills are a must, as well as leadership skills

•Proactive and able to work independently with minimal supervision.

•Demonstrated effectiveness working cross-functionally to achieve results.

•Comfortable communicating with executives in both business and technology

•Communicate, influence, and escalate effectively, with the ability to work cross-functionally with multiple teams and stakeholders

Desirable certifications:

•Active in open-sourcetechnical communities or have industry certifications.


•Expert knowledge of English is required.

•Knowledge of another UN language is desirable.