Head Technical Architect

  • Mumbai
  • 25-30 lakh
  • 12-18 years
  • 25 Mar 2015

  • IT/ Information Technology

  • IT/ Technology - Software/ Services
Job Description

Responsible for developing frameworks in support of consumer/customer digital products and solutions, including PoS, SMAC(Social Mobility Analytics & Cloud), eCommerce across the unit
Manage team of 3-4 technical architects
Be the hands on technical architect of the IT infrastructure solution from identification of business requirements to implementation of platform suitable for large scale, high volume, real-time data.
Technical solution design, build/integration, testing, deployment, and maintenance of end-to-end solutions for mobile, analytics, web development, content & information services, self-service support tools, search, social media and cloud-based digitally managed platforms
Providing architecture and technology leadership across a range of digital technologies such as Mobile/Web frameworks, Portals, Web Content Management and Collaboration platforms
Working with the developers, business analysts and subject matter experts to understand the complex technological system to produce integrated end-to-end solution options
Communicating the solution approaches to project teams and architecture review board and other stakeholders
Developing and recommending novel and innovative -- yet proven and demonstrated -- approaches to reaching business and technical goals.
Keeping up-to-date on new technology, standards, protocols and tools in areas relevant to the rapidly changing digital environment
Lead team in the development of server side application including user interface on mobile devices across Windows, Android and iOS.
Identify and configure the right cloud platform which is fit for purpose and scalable.
Lead all aspects of developing the IT technical architecture, architecture process, frameworks and best practices, as well as oversee the technology integration function to ensure technical alignment across business applications, data management, server, storage, and network platform environments.
Research and track emerging technology to develop business solutions and applications.
Responsible to identify and address application architectural issues.
Creates and reviews architecture documents, design documents, code, and test plans.
Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
Be aware of latest technology and architectural trends in areas of SMAC.
Should be responsible for doing POCs, and the making prototypes and delivering SDKs and Framework. The role will require an understanding of enterprise scale application concepts and a strong desire to learn and thrive in a challenging integration landscape.
Aide and provide technical expertise to new core technology strategies and initiatives such as API driven integration, portals and mobile technology.

Technical Expertise:-
Strong technical credentials, with at least 12+ years of technical engineering leadership, including proven software deliverables.
Enterprise product architecture Cloud based application development and deployment Multi-tenant application development Performance tuning Database design Integration with third party applications agile methodologies.
Experience working in the Retail, Pharma andHorecasector, big data and analytics a definite plus.
Various technology experience including ASP. Net/C#, Java, Database MS, SQL Server,sqllite, SMAC

Competencies/Skill sets for this job

Quality Integration Cloud Web Content Android Server Frameworks