Mobile Platform Architect in Saint Paul, MN at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 10/13/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  885640

Mobile Platform Architect

The Mobile Platform Architect will work as member of the Commercial Digital Solutions Business Mobile team. This position will work with the latest cloud-based Microsoft Azure solutions and Xamarin technology. This position is hands-on (does development) and provides technical leadership that will enhance the capabilities of the mobile platform environments used by our customers, field organization and back office associates.  This position works closely with the business and the rest of the commercial digital solutions team to deliver value through scalable and sustainable solutions.

What you will do:

  • Architect, design, build, implement, and maintain solutions to meet global business needs for the mobile environments using the Microsoft stack
  • Works with the other Commercial Digital Solution architects, the platform manager, and the business to define the architecture and strategy for mobile platform solutions across the commercial digital solutions environment
  • Provides technical direction to mobile developers, web developers, and database developers to architect, design, and implement solutions
  • Stays current on the technology, tools, and approaches in the Azure cloud and mobile development space
  • Solves complex problems and develops proofs of concept to validate ideas or technologies
  • Works on multiple initiatives simultaneously
  • Collaborates with platform team to create and maintain best practice standards and templates
  • Helps support the system and troubleshoots system related issues


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree in Information Technology
  • 10+ years of experience in Information Technology
  • 5+ years of experience architecting, designing, developing, and deploying Azure cloud-based solutions using the Microsoft stack
  • 5+ years of experience working with SQL, SQL stored procedures, and relational/multidimensional databases
  • 5+ years of experience with mobile development
  • 1 year of Xamarin experience
  • Experience with cloud (preferably Azure) development and services like Data Factory and Web Jobs
  • Visa sponsorship is not provided for this opportunity


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proven ability to quickly learn new technologies
  • Experience with agile methodologies
  • Strong problem-solving orientation
  • Can manage multiple competing tasks/projects at the same time
  • Strong team and customer service focus









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