Software Solution Architect - Remote Opportunity
Company: First American Financial Corporation
Location: Dearborn Heights
Posted on: July 30, 2022
Company Summary Join a team that puts its People First! Since
1889, First American (NYSE: FAF) has held an unwavering belief in
its people. They are passionate about what they do, and we are
equally passionate about fostering an environment where all feel
welcome, supported, and empowered to be innovative and reach their
full potential. Our inclusive, people-first culture has earned our
company numerous accolades, including being named to the Fortune
100 Best Companies to Work For - list for seven consecutive years.
We have also earned awards as a best place to work for women,
diversity and LGBTQ+ employees, and have been included on more than
50 regional best places to work lists. First American will always
strive to be a great place to work, for all. For more information,
please visit www.careers.firstam.com. Job Summary Job Profile
Participates in the design, development, coding, testing,
debugging, and maintenance of software code for business
applications. Responsible for middle-tier implementation and
integration with backend databases. Works with technical staff to
understand problems with software and develops specifications to
resolve them. Participates in the development of software user
Collaborate with product managers to translate business
requirements into system specific functional requirements.
Responsible for design and full implementation of product.
Experience with presentations. Also, ensures architecture meets
Performs tasks necessary to support design, QA and implementation
teams necessary to rollout product.
Research, design, write, test and implement new software
applications and systems.
Modify and enhance existing complex applications and systems.
Champion change; drive and set technical direction for the
Responsible for quality assurance review.
Acts as project leader for projects with small budgets or limited
Propose and split large architectural objectives into smaller
Evaluate design alternatives, and perform cost benefit analysis
Required to perform duties outside of normal work hours based on
Help team troubleshoot production issues.
Responsible for maintaining up to be architectural diagrams.
Monitor and report to management on the status of project efforts,
anticipating and identifying complex issues that inhibit the
attainment of project goals and implementing corrective
Supervision Received or Extended Impact
Has full technical knowledge of all phases of applications
Uses skills as a seasoned, experienced professional with a full
understanding of industry practices and established policies and
Troubleshoots and guides others on a wide variety of complex
problems and identifies solutions within broad application and
Works to define and implement conceptual issues.
Acts Independently under general direction
Leverages a wide range of additional resources to explore/implement
complex customized applications as a solution.
Acts as a team leader for projects with moderate budgets or of a
short to intermediate duration
Knowledge and Skills/Technology Used
Strong .NET and Web services experience.
Fluent multiple application development languages at an expert
Experience with various computer platforms and application
Expertise with developing multiple tiers of multi-tiered software
Expertise in designing programs, applications and systems
Constantly updating technical knowledge and skills and mentoring
others to increase the skill level of the department
Must have conceptual understanding of domain technologies.
Ability to convey technical and conceptual ideas/topics to
Strong organizational or Project Management skills
Ability to design systems with Infrastructure, Network and server
operations team in building complex enterprise level
Practical experience designing and implementing -
cloud-native/serverless solutions in AWS at scale
Demonstrated technical knowledge of API ecosystems, CI/CD and
DevOps principles, and design thinking
Experience designing AWS infrastructure
Experience working with AWS services like VPC, EC2, RDS/Aurora,
Security Groups, IAM, Cloud Watch, CloudFront, SNS, SQS, API
Gateway, Lambda, S3, FSx, KMS
Experience working with ADO and GIT.
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent combination of education and
Master's Degree preferred
Typical Range of Experience
Typically 7+ years of directly related experience
Experience working with distributed team is preferred License or
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature
and level of work being performed by people assigned to this
classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list
of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel
so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties
outside of their normal work hours and/or responsibilities from
time to time, as needed.
First American invests in its employees' development and
well-being, empowers them to provide superior customer service and
encourages them to serve the communities where they live and work.
First American is committed to diversity and inclusion. We are an
equal opportunity employer. Based on eligibility, First American
offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental,
vision, 401k, PTO/paid sick leave and other great benefits like an
employee stock purchase plan.
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