RAPP Chicago is looking for a Technical Cloud Architect
to join our rapidly growing Technology Team.
We are the agency absolutely, utterly, fiercely focused on the individual. We use our data, technology and creative smarts to make meaningful, connections with every single person a brand knows.
As a guiding ethos, RAPP stands up for Individuality. So much as, that's in our agency value proposition. We're committed to racial justice, equality, representation, and unbiased economic opportunity, because we know that the strength of our diversity helps us create our best work. And we believe in harnessing the strength of all our Fiercely Individual people, and the differences among us, because that's the surest way to positively impact our business and network culture.
We are a member of Omnicom’s Precision Marketing Group (OPMG) focused on digital and CRM marketing.
From national defense, to buying a sweet new ride, to defining the future of online learning, we provide smart solutions for clients like the U.S. Army, Toyota, University of Phoenix, and more.
As Technical Architect, you will ensure the proper technical planning, preparation, implementation of the development, test, and production environments for the creation and launch of web based, interactive, and data-driven solutions for our clients and internal initiatives. You will scope and estimate development work and participate in new business opportunities as well as provide technical support to the Project Management team.
You will partner with the Business Analyst and QA teams to draft non-functional requirements, and technical and design specifications. You will also work with the DevOps team to leverage CI/CD to deploy code. You understand the needs, strategies, and opportunities for interactive marketing for our clients. You will perform project estimating and planning, and technical project management on assigned projects. You will be responsible for the creation and input into technology audits, high level system architecture, technical scope, hours estimation, and function and technical requirements.
You have 3-8 years of relevant programming experience and must be able to design, develop, debug, and create microservices and web-apps using Java/.Net/Node/Spring boot/ MySQL/NoSQL on AWS or Azure. You identify frameworks and tools that enable better cloud native designs, and implement proof of concepts. You work on big-data and analytic frameworks like NoSQL databases, streaming frameworks such as Apache Spark, and messaging frameworks such as Kafka. You have experience with Service Mesh such as Istio and deployment on containers in Kubertenes. You have experience working with big data, information retrieval, data mining and building multi-tier high availability applications with Cloud technologies (such as NoSQL, MongoDB, SparkML, or Tensorflow. You have excellent communication and organizational skills and able to positively interact with clients and employees at all levels of the organization.
You recognize the value that different perspectives and cultures bring to an organization and you know that these differences add to a work culture. As such, you are sensitive in your expectations and ways of communicating to all team members.
What else? Maybe you’re a home chef or a baker? Chili cook off champ? We’d love to know what makes you, you.