Kforce Principle Architect in Washington, District Of Columbia

Kforce has a client in search of a Principle Architect in Washington, District of Columbia (DC).

  • PhD in Computer Science required; consideration will also be given to individuals who have evidence of intellectual aptitude, innovation, effectiveness, and follow-through

  • 12 years of extensive experience in building complex software projects, such as highly efficient real-time distributed data-driven systems

  • 8 years of hands-on experience as technical lead of complex software projects, including designing, building, and providing technical oversight to the development team and to a lesser extent, working with the systems engineering team

  • 8 years of proven expertise on being a Technical Lead of large-scale data-driven production systems that are heavily used

  • Demonstrated experience on creating prototypes of cutting-edge systems and designing/building a production-ready version

Application architecture/development experience with deep technology expertise in the following:

  • Extensive hands on design/coding experience/skills on architecture design of large scale platforms

  • Strong service development experience with high performance and scalability

  • SQL/NoSQL technology

  • Web Services (REST/ SOAP)

  • Service Oriented Architecture

  • JavaScript framework and AJAX LI-MB1

  • Expert knowledge in design of multi-tiered web systems

  • Ability to communicate ideas and provide direction to more junior staff

Preferred Skills:

  • Training and experience in artificial intelligence, preferred

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:Years