Technical Architect

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REI Systems - Washington, DC


At REI Systems, our work makes a difference in the lives of millions of people every day. Do you want the opportunity to contribute, grow and learn every day? We’re looking to hire individuals who are enthusiastic and eager to contribute to driving results that matter whether you are developing code for a public-facing website, or ensuring that our latest deployment is bug-free.
Do you enjoy working with amazing people? If you are solution oriented, thrive in a fast paced, agile environment then come work for a company that was ranked 7th in the 2016 Washington Post Top Workplaces.
You can be an Architect anywhere, but at REI your experience contributes to a mission. Influence the solution!

"REI Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disability/Vet)"


  • Assume the role of a senior technologist on multiple technologies (including Java, .Net, Ruby/Ruby on Rails etc) across software engineering, security, data interchange, data management etc.
  • Apply practical applications of agile development methods and lead software development teams in an Agile/Lean/Continuous Delivery environment.
  • Demonstrate significant software development and infrastructure architecture experience in designing and architecting enterprise web applications.
  • Demonstrate deep understanding of the issues businesses face and experience working with them to create robust, scalable, elegant, flexible and relevant software solutions that truly transform industries.
  • Ability to work directly with senior IT groups including CTO office in an advisory role.
  • Provide operational maintenance, support, and upgrades for complex database management systems architected using a microservices framework
  • Leverage open source platforms, tools, databases, front-end frameworks, and middleware
  • Other similar professional duties maybe assigned as needed.


Our ideal candidate will have hands on experience executing the following activities:
  • Multiple architecture models: Microservices, Event Driven, AWS Cloud Native Architecture and Infrastructure Patterns, Containers, Service Mesh and API management platforms
  • Capturing technical requirements and defining technical solutions in service, conceptual, execution and /or technical views
  • Performing requirements traceability - operational and non-functional (e.g. horizontal & vertical scalability, performance, maintainability, load distribution, resilience and recovery)
  • Developing ConOps and /or Solution Approach Outlines
  • Designing and presenting solutions
  • Developing transformation roadmap
  • Programming Background with Java, Angular stack
  • Knowledge of Orchestration tools e.g. Kubernetes, Ansible, Chef and /or Terraform
  • Experience with improving performance on enterprise applications with large data
  • Experience in Test Driven and Behavior Driven Development frameworks
  • Experience with revision control systems such as Git/Github
  • Familiarity with container technologies
  • US Citizenship with ability to obtain Public trust clearance
  • Employer will accept a suitable combination of education, training or experience