POSTED : February 13, 2018
BY : ProKarma

Description
ProKarma is currently seeking a Mobile Application Architect to join our team as a full-time employee in Denver, CO!  The selected individual will collaborate with cross-functional project teams to produce enterprise class mobile applications.  Preference will be given to candidates with prior startup or consulting experience.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and document detailed enterprise mobile architecture solutions for complex global enterprise customers.
  • Serve as the architect and sr. technical lead for app development teams, support the technical deliverables from requirements phase through final app deployment.
  • Participate in development activity, code review sessions and mentor junior team members.
  • Understand client business needs and product requirements and translate those needs into system level architectural properties.
  • Understand enabling components and mobility infrastructure: security, EMM, MBaaS, mobile application development platforms (MADP/MEAP), user experience, governance, methodology, MCoE.
  • Insight and understanding of Enterprise Architecture, especially as it pertains to mobility and mobile readiness (APIs, Systems of Record, Integration, etc)
  • Defining the architecture, components, modules, interfaces, and data for a system to satisfy specific customer business requirements
  • Optimize mobile performance and application scalability
  • Foster an environment of consistent technical achievement and innovation for the growth and success of the team.
  • Review and evaluate designs and project activities for compliance with technology and development guidelines and standards.

 
Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Computer Science or related disciplines is required. Masters or higher in IT-related field strongly preferred.
  • At least 5 years in roles including architecture or technical leadership.
  • 10+ years’ experience in an IT field, with 5+ years’ experience specialized in mobile.
  • A passion for hands-on coding.
  • Demonstrated ability to produce, manipulate, implement or enhance Enterprise Architecture concepts, roadmaps, principles and effective strategies.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills in Application Architecture and Data Architecture
  • Strong knowledge of the mobile market including emerging technologies, EMM solutions, network architecture and other mobile technology.
  • Strong hands-on understanding of industry best practices for mobile app development
  • At least 5 years of experience with mobile technology landscape including: iOS (Cocoa, Swift, Objective C, C++, iPhone SDK), Android (Android Framework, Java), and Mobile Web (HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, RWD, mobile-first frontend frameworks)
  • Experience in the following technology areas is a plus: SMP/SUP, Kony, AIRWatch, Phonegap, Appcelerator, Xamarin, React JS, EMM, MDM, MAM, MIM.
  • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills; presents technically complex concepts in a way to foster understanding and acknowledgement of critical information
  • Strong analytical and conceptual design skills; strong problem-solving skills
  • At least 3 years’ experience in client or customer facing role with good presentation skills and a dynamic and engaging presentation style that commands respect, inspires confidence and earns trust.
  • Well versed in agile methodologies
  • Strong experience in Mobile Web a Plus (Responsive and Adaptive methodologies, Mobile Web tradeoffs, Mobile Web estimation and Single Page Application architecture and technology toolchains)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required; strong public speaking ability preferred
  • Experience operating or forming an MCoE preferred