Kforce Senior Video On Demand Application Architect in Greenwood Village, Colorado

Kforce is looking Senior Video On Demand Application Architect to join their team in Greenwood Village, CO.Overview:The VOD development team within in Software Engineering group is growing and is adding a new Senior Video On Demand Application Architect position. This new role will report to the Senior Director of Engineering for VOD.Come join this team of collaborative and fun engineers to help evolve their VOD capabilities! The company has been building this team slowly over the last 3 years and finally are at a place where they need to add a platform architect to help grow their platform in a consistence manner. Candidates that enjoy a challenge, have a sense of humor and want to work with a team that is focused on delivery and growing technically, should apply today!In this role, the candidate will be interacting with a variety of stakeholders to ensure that solutions have been scoped appropriately and that the proposed solution is tenable given the platform in its current state with an eye towards incrementally improving it. On a regular basis, the individual will be interacting with:

  • Architecture

  • Development

  • Developers

  • Managers

  • QA

  • Operations

  • Business Analysts

  • Product Owners

  • Production Operations

This person will help ensure that all stakeholders have visibility and an understanding of solutions coming from the Architecture team. As needed, they will propose alternate solutions back to stakeholders to ensure that the solution is the best one available given the constraints of time and resource availability.Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that all work coming into the development teams is clearly stated and will satisfy the needs

  • Ensure that whenever possible the development effort is the right solution and that the engineering effort matches the business value

  • Experience with Video on Demand from a Cable/Multi-Service Operator (MSO) perspective

  • Experience with Ericsson, Arris, Deluxe and other VOD service providers

  • Must have prior experience designing large systems

  • Must have experience designing and implementing RESTful web services

  • Experience working in AWS (EC2, S3, Lambdas, RDS, etc)

Skills:Excellent communication skills including:

  • Written

  • Verbal

  • Presentation

Ability to present across the full range:

  • Engineers

  • Managers

  • Executives

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • The ability to lead technical teams and provide guidance

  • The ability to create collaborative and inclusive discussions

  • The ability to align tactical needs with strategic desires

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:Hours