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Technical Architect

at Wunderman Thompson
Dallas, Texas, United States

Who we are:

At Wunderman Thompson we exist to inspire growth for ambitious brands. Part creative agency, part consultancy and part technology company, our experts provide end-to-end capabilities at a global scale to deliver inspiration across the entire brand and customer experience.

We are 20,000 strong in 90 markets around the world; our people bring together creative storytelling, diverse perspectives, inclusive thinking, and highly specialized vertical capabilities to drive growth for our clients. We offer deep expertise across the entire customer journey, including communications, commerce, consultancy, CRM, CX, data, production, and technology.

Who we are looking for:

Wunderman Thompson Data is seeking a talented Technical Architect to be responsible for the application architecture, business analysis and vision that underlies the solution and its execution. You’ll be part of the team responsible for the technical approach-identifying risks, assumptions, hardware and software integration points, and defining technical requirements along the way. 

You’ll be involved from the initial stages of the project, from discovery to QA to delivery and will lead communication with our onshore/offshore development teams; functioning in a key role between the client, the office, and development teams. The Technical Architect handles direct client communications and represents the technical vision and execution of our products. The Technical Architect will lead multiple projects at any given time.  

What you'll do:

  • Tech | Act as the technical lead by establishing and maintaining technical leadership throughout all projects, defining and building development and deployment processes, ensuring best practices and coding standards while ensuring the software meets performance and scalability requirements. As a technical lead, you’ll write technical documentation such as technical approach and design documents, as well as technical audits and help write up specs for dev tickets, etc. 
  • Team | Manage, inspire and motivate project, product and development teams while we modernize and consolidate our varied technical stack to a single platform. Ability to indirectly lead development teams and ensure they are delivering features that meet platform needs and adhere to key architectural principles for quality, security, and timely deliveries.
  • Process | Drive profitability at scale within the teams and as WT sells in new offerings. Find innovative ways to build new best practices. Stay on top of changing requirements, manage changes to architecture and assess impact to project schedule. Creating technical project plans and working along with Project Managers, scoping, risk assessment, execution and monitoring of project progress as technical lead.

Who you are:

  • A builder | Entrepreneurial attitude coupled with a strong technical skills. Ability and appetite to bring people together. Innate ability to marshal people and create gravity around ideas. Get your hands dirty by digging into the code.
  • Open and collaborative | Our team is close-knit and supportive, and we’re working with a lot of unknowns – you must champion team environments that are comfortable and encouraging.
  • Optimistic and resilient | Digs in and figure out how to work around problems. Yes and why not posture. Takes care of self and team. Balances the need to maintain stamina and positivity.
  • Ego-less | We all wear the hats that need wearing- it’s a mentality that makes the team successful.

What you'll need:

  • 10+ years of software development experience with a minimum of 3 years of client-facing experience. Required technologies are Java, Springboot, Kafka, Kubernetes, Spark, Hadoop, Hive, Terraform, Databases (Oracle, PostgreSQL, HBase) and Apigee.
  • 5+ years working as a solutions architect on complex platforms.
  • 5+ years working on data platforms that manage CRM data with a core focus on identity resolution.
  • 3+ years of experience architecting/developing platforms within Google Cloud; preferably having some experience with Microsoft Azure and/or Amazon Web Services.
  • Experience in architecting modern micro service platforms and apply best practices for: performance, stability, scalability, and security.
  • Knowledge of design patterns, object-oriented, service-oriented architectures and distributed application development
  • Technical leadership and project management experience/background (agile/Scrum); nice to have experience with Rally.
  • Requirements gathering, creating project plans and scoping projects.
  • Excellent technical writing and verbal communication skills.
  • Nice to have experience working with IBM Campaign, IBM Interact, Adobe Campaign, and/or other leading campaign tools.
  • Specific experience managing complex application builds with multiple work streams, and familiarity working in an agile environment.
  • Passion for building relationships that result in new, profitable revenue opportunities as well as driving incremental growth on existing work.
  • Proven ability to negotiate Statements of Work and contracts – effectively forecasting and scoping work with teams in close collaboration with Project Management.

All Wunderman Thompson Data employees are expected to follow the physical security policy covering access to the Wunderman Thompson Data facilities and controlled areas. All Wunderman Thompson Data employees are expected to comply with the acceptable use policy covering the use and protection of company equipment, applications and network. All Wunderman Thompson Data employees are expected to comply with the Code of Conduct related to Wunderman Thompson Data’s expectations for all employees to conduct business in an ethical manner. All Wunderman Thompson Data employees are expected to report any security incidents in a timely fashion. Training will be provided to all personnel upon hire with annual updates.

As a member of the development team you could have access to private sensitive records including social security numbers, demographics and other Personally Identifiable Information (PII) that if disclosed could result in legal action. If you are working with a health care client you could also have access to Personal Health Information (PHI) which is subject to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).  Wunderman considers any data coming from a healthcare client to be PHI. You also could have access to sensitive corporate information such as contracts and plans that are subject to the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX). You will be expected to be aware of and follow all policies and procedures related to disclosure and storage of information and records retention. You will also be expected to be aware of and follow the change control, application vulnerability and application security requirements analysis procedures covering secure coding and best practices for development.

Wunderman Thompson is a WPP agency.  For more informationplease visit our website and follow Wunderman Thompson on our social channels via Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Instagram.  

We rely on legitimate interest as a legal basis for processing personal information under the GDPR for purposes of recruitment and applications for employment. 

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