ZS's Software Development Team
designs, implements, tests and supports high quality products used by hundreds of companies and thousands of end users to make critical decisions and manage sales operations. Whether you write distributed optimization algorithms or advanced mapping and visualization interfaces, you will have an immediate impact and ownership of challenging problems expanded into selected industries with significant investments in marketing and sales. Job Description
ZSs CCoE team is the central organization tasked with ensuring that we are using extensive expertise and best practices to build optimal and cost-effective world-class solutions for our clients. We are a cross-functional team responsible for the development and management of the cloud strategy, governance, and best practices for hosting and operating software solutions built by ZS. The CCoE team relies on its extensive cloud engineering expertise by following a holistic approach with best-in-class practices to deliver agile, secure, compliant, scalable, automated and cost-effective solutions across all cloud environments leveraged by ZS.
The candidate is expected to:
Design robust and maintainable solutions consistent with ZS and industry practices; communicate software and infrastructure architecture clearly with business and technical stakeholders
Partner closely with cross-functional leaders (development/product management/stakeholders/ etc.) to ensure a clear understanding of business and technical needs; jointly select the best strategy after evaluating the benefits and costs associated with different approaches
Identify, propose, and prototype solution proof of concepts
Closely collaborate with implementation teams to ensure understanding and utilization of the most optimal approach
Review product designs to ensure consistency with architectural best practices; participate in regular implementation reviews to ensure consistent quality and adherence with internal standards
Create and review technical design documentation, including architectural, data-model, and integration designs
Proactively research and introduce industry best practices and techniques
Help develop architectural standards and guidelines for scalability, performance, resilience, and efficient operations while adhering to necessary security and compliance standards
Effectively utilize architectural design patterns and cloud implementation standards to continuously improve solutions
Educate and share expertise; present ideas and approaches to both technical and non-technical audiences
Know and care about what the customer wants from our service -- and be willing to stand up for it!
In addition, this person will help lead a firm-wide initiative in improving ZS IT capability for clients
Contribute to ZS IT capability building knowledge creation.
Coach, mentor, and conduct training programs in AWS Best practices and other IT topics.
Play active role in developing and growing the practice.
Required Candidate profile
10-13 years hands on IT consulting and solution deployment work experience
A Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related field from a top university is required.Required Skills:
Hands-on experience designing architecture for enterprise solutions
10+ years hands-on experience of being affiliated with enterprise solution development and deployments
4+ years experience functioning in a lead technical role on large web projects
3+ years of AWS
architecture experience with at least AWS Solution Architect - Associate certification
2+ years of exposure to big data technologies (Spark, Hadoop, Scala, etc.) stack is preferred
Solid knowledge of infrastructure technologies and cloud native services
Experience working in agile teams with short release cycles
Possess strong verbal, written and team presentation communication skills
This role requires healthy doses of initiative and the ability to remain flexible and responsive in a very dynamic environment
Ability to work in global cross-office teams, including travelling to remote offices as required
ZS is a global firm; fluency in English is required
Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter
/ Software Services
Functional Area: Other
Employment Type: Full Time, Permanent