Provide technical vision , leadership and foundational concepts to the MES multiyear technical product roadmaps.
Drive the transition process from a traditional MES system architecture to a modern, cloud enabled, modular architecture
Closely collaborate with Business, Engineering and Analytics Platform Architects to translate the business vision into viable concepts and transform existing product capabilities.
Drive key architectural decisions and design considerations
Own the responsibility for architecture design pattern from Cradle to Grave
Collaborate with other architectural teams within RA
Candidates should be creative and technically skilled who enjoys being part of a dynamic team with a lot of responsibility and the opportunity for personal development.
Works with product marketing and technology management to define customer requirements
Writes architecture specifications that apply customer and system requirements to create appropriate solutions for Common Communication Platform that are deployed across products, product groups, and in some cases across vendors
Provides development teams guidance in selecting product implementation technologies
Works with product marketing & product engineering of technology adaptor teams to evangelize solutions and gain wide acceptance and consistent implementation.
Works with software development teams to provide work estimates and status reports as requested. Maintains adequate interaction to ensure assigned tasks are prioritized appropriately.
Keeps informed of new developments in the software engineering and computer engineering fields and disseminates appropriately through the organization. Identifies and participates in technical and developmental training opportunities.
Researches, considers, and explores new possibilities utilizing the latest technologies and standards. May function as a technical lead of a small to mid-sized development team.
Maintains technical expertise in field. Keep current through contacts with educational institutions, professional societies, and technical publications.
Maintain awareness of applicable new technologies, processes, and competitive trends. Develop and maintain relationships with partner companies.
Clearly communicates and conveys design concepts, both verbally and written. Also able to learn and understand complex control system concepts.
Effectively teams with others throughout mutually supportive professional relationships, open and direct communications, honesty and respect. Able to cope with and leverage stylistic differences and differences of opinion.
Typically requires 8 years of experience in a software product development environment, including 2-3 years of design/architecture experience
Working knowledge of modern web/mobility technologies, platforms, tools and libraries
Sound experience on containerization
Sound experience in Kubernetes/Helm
Sound expertise around Azure or AWS (ideally multi cloud provider experience) with as preference Azure.
Infrastructure as code affinity
Containerization of Java based Enterprise Apps
Domain driven design
Java technology stack (JEE, Spring, Camel, ...)
API/ API Gateway technologies
Messaging, Message Brokers
Kafka, Kafka Connect
Change data Capture
On Premise and Cloud integration for IIOT, OPC UA
Working knowledge of JS, C++ , C#
Knowledge of multithreading, concurrent system, real-time systems is a plus
Working knowledge of cloud computing and Microsoft Azure technology or related system is a plus
Direct experience with the Industrial Automation industry.
Experienced in both local and global technical development team environments.
Previous experience in technical team leadership
Internal Number: R21-989
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