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Robert Half International Software Architect in Iowa City, Iowa


Full-time / Remote opportunity with exceptions (must report a minimum of 2 times a year for 1 week periods). Lead software development efforts from a technology perspective to provide oversight to the technical and architectural design process. This includes being fully involved with all technical activities within the development team (software development life cycle activities, code reviews, research, etc.) and mentoring of developers. This is a full-time Direct Hire role only. Please apply now, call 319-362-8606, or message me on LinkedIn at

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

• Collaborate with Technology Leadership, Product Management, and other architects to drive the evolution of our technical architectural strategy in alignment with the needs of the business and lead the establishment and governance of the architecture road map to support the strategy

• Lead, mentor, and facilitate the technical and architectural design review process associated with business projects spanning multiple systems, including an assessment of the alignment between architecture options and business value

• Review, assess and recommend technical and architectural designs for projects crossing multiple systems, including but not limited to providing assessment feedback to appropriate architects, development staff, project managers, product owners, executives, and stakeholders

• Collaborate with other software architects, Software Development Managers, and development staff on technical and architectural design requirements

• Partner with Configuration Management, the Development Support team, and Server Support to maintain alignment between the SDLC physical environments and evolving system architectures

• Actively participate in the ongoing process to maintain the software application current-state documentation and the periodic review and assessment of the architectural current state, providing an overall health score factoring in a formal risk analysis

• Maintain and enhance working knowledge of emerging technologies, advise other architects regarding their utility, assess the value of their integration with our business opportunities, lead the conception and execution of proof of concept exercises, and present recommendations to Technical Leadership, Product Management, and other architects


• Ability to lead staff, drive & influence results and process.

• Application integration.

• Skilled at assessing scope and technical requirements (“We Can Do That and this is how long it would take”, OR “We cannot do that for you and here is why; but we could do This!”)

• Experience with SQL or SSIS.

• PERMANENT Direct Hire Position

• No Third Party Inquiries Please

Please apply now, call 319-362-8606, or message me on LinkedIn at

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Salary: $125,000.00 - $130,000.00 / Yearly

Location: Iowa City, IA

Date Posted: September 25, 2020

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 01520-0011571419

Staffing Area: Technology u0026 IT