Technical Architect

The Company:

ShopDev is a full-service technology and design company specializing in software & product development and technology acceleration. We have 150+ employees working with enterprise clients and growth stage startups globally. We strategize, design, and build best-in-class digital products, transform teams, and co-create disruptive business models. We work as technology innovation partners with our clients, helping them adapt and thrive in the digital era.

About The Role:

At Shopdev, we love to craft high-end technology products for our clients. Our fast-paced Agile programming environment is exciting and well integrated, we work closely with industry experts to deliver meaningful experiences using the most cutting edge technology.

We are looking for a Technical Architect with 8+ years of experience – ideally in the E-Commerce domain. The Technical Architect provides technology direction, ensures project implementation compliance, and utilizes technology research to innovate, integrate, and manage technology solutions. As a Technical Architect, you will significantly contribute to identifying best-fit architectural solutions for our projects spanning from client-facing web platforms and enterprise applications on Cloud.


Job Responsibilities:

● Lead and provide hands-on contributions within a team of software developers and test engineers.

● Have hands-on experience with design and developing highly scalable applications with security, performance and scalability aspects into proposed software architectures and solutions.

● To engage in Pre-Sales potential customer engagements understanding client requirements, to propose Solution Architectures whilst estimating time and effort.

● Be able to understand and supervise system modifications and be able to conduct applications security audit.

● You will enjoy keeping your existing technical skills honed and developing new ones, so you can make strong contributions to deep architecture discussions. You will regularly take part in deep-dive education and design exercises to create truly innovative solutions.

● Be able to document High Level Technical Design, Detailed Technical Architecture, API Specifications, Deployment Plan – Cloud implementations etc.

Job Requirements and Skills:

● B.S. degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent experience.

● 8+ years of overall work experience of which 4+ years as an application or systems architect.

● Solid technical skills in web applications development and systems’ integration. Thorough understanding of Modern Web Frameworks, responsive design, and architectural patterns (MVC, MVP, MVVM)

● Very strong experience in architecting solutions for cloud environments (AWS, GCP, Azure).

● Design and develop applications in microservices and serverless architectures.

● Technical development background in at least a few of Java/J2EE, Microsoft .NET, JavaScript, Node.JS, React.JS, React Native, Angular.JS, Python, PHP, C++ etc environments.

● Experience with relational and non-relational database modelling and design (SQL and NoSQL) e.g. MongoDB, FireBase, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Oracle, Amazon Redshift, Google Big Query etc.

● Experience in API design, development, and query languages like GraphQL.

● Version control using Github, Bitbucket, SVN

● CI/CD using tools such as Jenkins, Bamboo

● Experience with containerization (Kubernetes, Docker)

Why join ShopDev?

● When you start at ShopDev, you’ll get exposure to countless opportunities within the organization, and get to work on extremely exciting projects in an international setting.

● Work in an entrepreneurial setting that supports openness to innovative ideas.

● Work with highly intelligent and driven team members who display a high degree of initiative, motivation and flexibility.

● We offer a highly competitive salary, excellent benefits, health and insurance coverage, generous paid holidays, and life & work balance.

The full-time position will be based in Lahore at our company office, in a fast-paced, creative, young and collaborative startup environment.

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Lahore, Pakistan