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Senior Architect Cognizant
Dallas, TX

Cognizant is a provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services.

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About Cognizant

Job Description

Application Architect:


In the modern digital economy, our clients are looking to differentiate their businesses and seize the enormous growth opportunities that digital makes possible. At Cognizant Digital Engineering, we help them do just this. We engage clients in envisioning and building innovative products and experiences, delivered through a powerful digital-ready IT backbone. And we're hiring for various roles. If you are passionate and driven about being involved in shaping next generation digital solutions, give us a shout.


* Own and aggressively drive forward specific areas of technology architecture.
* Provide architectural solutions/designs to project execution teams for implementation.
* Provide technology architectural assessments, strategies, and roadmaps for one or more technology domains.
* Develop cloud native strategies and solutions for client requirements, leveraging platforms and methodologies such as PaaS/ Agile/ DevOps etc.
* Develop cloud native solution architectures for clients
* Contribute to developing repeatable solution frameworks/ platforms
* Collaborate with product owners, designers, business analysts in developing horizontal or industry specific offers


* Create next-generation application platform automation solutions based around containers and container orchestration using technologies like Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) Atomic, Docker, and Kubernetes
* Extensive experience architecting and designing patterns of Java, Spring Core, Spring Boot based green-field development projects
* Understanding of multi-tiered architectures and microservices in depth; up to date with current application architectures and frameworks
* Experience in SOA based applications in Java/Microservices apps with frameworks and libraries such as Spring, Hibernate, J2EE, JDBC, JMS, JMX
* Understanding of Cloud Native principles and techniques such as Microservices/BDD; containers/Docker; Agile; 12 factor apps; test driven development;
* Exposure to E2E application life cycle of from inception to maintenance on platforms such as CaaS, PaaS platforms such as PCF, Openshift.
* Hands on experience on one or more of the platforms such as Cloud Foundry, OpenShift, Docker, PCF, BlueMix, Kubernetes
* Understanding of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
* Knowledge of database design; source code testing frameworks; build pipelines
* Experience of having worked in agile development teams
* Excellent hands on coding expertise
* Software Engineering background
* Willingness to travel on consulting engagements

About Cognizant

Cognizant is a provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services.

10001 employees

500 frank west burr boulevard

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