Cognizant Technology Solutions IoT Solution Architect, Life Sciences in Teaneck, New Jersey
IoT is looking for a Principal Architect to act as a technology and solution consultant to support various business engagements covering Manufacturing, Retail, Healthcare/Medical Devices, Pharma and Insurance business. The architect is considered business savvy, technology solution savvy and has deep understanding of architectural choice / selection methods to develop creative solutions for the end customers. Requires background in development, design, commissioning of smart facilities.
Role & Responsibilities :
Technical solution lead to help frame, design, and execute solutions specific to IoT business challenges covering devices, networks, cloud and disparate enterprise systems.
Act as a lead technology partner to gather, synthesize and initiate technical and customer requirements
Drive communication and alignment on the technical solution across customer product team, internal teams - engineering, product, design and business development teams
Able to crisply articulate various solution constructs, provide opportunities/challenges with solution constructs covering business needs
Develop innovative IoT solution architectures for clients cover various business segments
Is adept and knowledgeable on various IoT solutions using data center, cloud native, formative cloud of cloud technologies
Contribute in developing repeatable solution frameworks and IOT platforms.
Works on industry standard platforms (SaaS, PaaS, IaaS) and knows the various solution constructs of the platforms compute, security, compliance and regulatory aspects.
Is able to articulate various design solution patterns to address the same.
Can architect with Micro services and container technologies
Work on methodologies such as Waterfall, Agile and DevOps
Can be flexible in different role play solution architect, product owner, tech lead/coach to teams
Lead and guide project team and ensure smooth delivery identifying upfront architectural constraints and mapping with the design constraints
Have experience working across the globe interfacing, interacting with global teams
Ability to crisply articulate and convince technical teams in aligning to the architecture goals is critical
15 Years of experience in software engineering and information technology with strong IOT/cloud/infrastructure background
Hands on experience on AWS PaaS, IaaS services and cloud architecture.
Deep client experience with implementing and designing with AWS IoT platform and related services in AWS IoT stack, Kinesis, Lambda, Event processing and API Gateway are required.
Knowledge of working with AWS edge components is required Green Grass, developing micro services for edge device onboarding, processing and /or developing code to integrate multiple devices required. Familiarity with multiple protocols in data processing and communications (https, MQTT, AMQP) is required.
Strong communication, presentation skills required to be in front of Client and present various strategies in component and data models
Must have worked in designing and developing API integration needs, API definition and design, and modeling of the various performance areas is required.
Knowledge of database design, source code testing frameworks, build pipelines required
Experience with CICD tools and release pipelines, JIRA, SonarQube, Git or any standard repository like bit bucket, Jenkins required
Experience with Infrastructure as a Code (IaC), Azure ARM templates, Powershell scripts
Willingness to be stationed and/or travel on consulting engagements (50% ) required.
Desirable /Additional Skills
Have done smart facility, smart city and / or smart building initiatives. Business and technology scoping, design, development, commissioning and testing background required.
Familiarity with BMS systems, installing and configuring IoT sensors with BMS in an on-prem and/or cloud based system is desired.
AWS Solutions Architect certification is highly desired
Familiarity with Enterprise integration components one of CRM, ECM, EDM, ERP solutions is highly desirable.
Working in a hybrid solution environment like Outpost desired.
Equal Opportunity Employer-minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity