Kforce Solution Architect / Analyst in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Kforce is assisting a Non-Profit Faith-based client hire a Solution Architect/Analyst in the Grand Rapids, Michigan (MI) job market. This is a direct hire, full-time position.Duties Include:

  • Working closely with IT leadership, project managers, business owners, and software engineers

  • Reports to, and takes direction from an Enterprise Architect

  • Exchange ideas with stakeholders concerning the enterprise solution design, structure, software tools and the deployment of enterprise solutions

  • Ensures that enterprise solutions are well defined and Architected including websites, web and mobile applications, business applications, system integrations, and vendor systems

  • Ensure that enterprise solutions are architected to be secure, functionally-robust, and efficient

  • Analyze company needs associated with areas of web development, mobile development, application development, and processes and interface development

  • Make recommendations on the design and the technologies associated with the development and deployment of enterprise solutions (websites, web and mobile apps, business applications, system integrations, and vendor systems)

  • Participate in activities related to Solution Architecture, Sprint planning, and backlog grooming that are part of the Agile process as it relates to SCRUM team activities

  • Provide technical leadership during the implementation of enterprise solutions and participate in the QA and UAT of assigned projects to ensure that systems perform as designed

  • Bachelor's degree

  • 1 - 3 years of Enterprise Application Architecture/Design experience

  • 2 years of SCRUM, Agile, and/or DevOps experience

  • Ideal Candidate can work in a blended Design/Programming role - majority of work will be Architecting solutions, but may require some hands-on Technical work when needed

  • A past background in .NET Software development and Web Development prior to moving into an Architecture/Design role would be the ideal background

  • Experience with Architecting and Designing solutions within modern enterprise software platforms

  • Proficiency with Architecting solutions for e-Commerce, CMS, CRM, WMS, SCM, and other enterprise systems

  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills

  • Good communication and teamwork skills

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.Compensation Type:Years