DXC Technology Forward Deployable Architect (Senior Cloud Native Developer) in Dallas, Texas

Job Description:

DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) is the world’s leading independent, end-to-end IT services company, helping clients harness the power of innovation to thrive on change. Created by the merger of CSC and the Enterprise Services business of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, DXC Technology serves nearly 6,000 private and public sector clients across 70 countries. The company’s technology independence, global talent and extensive partner alliance combine to deliver powerful next-generation IT services and solutions. DXC Technology is recognized among the best corporate citizens globally. For more information, visit www.dxc.technology .

Job Description

We are looking for a candidate who will become a part of the global team building cloud-native systems and enabling digital transformation for Fortune 500 / Global 2000 customers. The Cloud Native Solution Architect is a client-facing role with the following primary responsibilities:

  • Guide enterprise-level customers through their cloud transformation journeys by sharing experience in designing distributed solutions using cloud-native platforms (Cloud Foundry or Kubernetes).

  • Work with external consultants on migrating existing applications to a cloud-native platform

  • Drive evaluation of different platforms, gather information on differences in cloud-native implementations, run research on the platform behavior under different workloads.

  • Mentor and train developers in building cloud-native applications based on scalable, portable, and resilient designs

Job Requirements

  • 10+ years of experience as Java developer and Architect positions

  • 3-5 years of experience in a client-facing role

  • Experience in building and operating distributed, concurrent systems

  • Hands-on experience with any of the following IaaS platforms: AWS, OpenStack, Microsoft Azure, or Google Compute Engine

  • Familiarity with design patterns, domain-driven design, component-based architecture, and evolutionary architecture

  • Strong communication skills

  • Advanced knowledge of cloud-native architecture concepts, understanding of high availability, scalability, resilience, performance, and security requirements in the cloud

  • Must be open to traveling around the U.S.

  • Must be located in major metropolitan hub in Americas and UK&I

  • Must possess key concepts, principles and best practices for cloud-native app development

  • Migration to Cloud Native Application Architectures

  • Cloud Foundry and Kubernetes platforms for cloud-native development

Desired Skills / Experiences

  • Experience working professionally in a paired programming environment

  • Experience in Test Driven Development (TDD) and agile methodologies

  • DevOps automation background is a big plus

  • Experience working directly with clients (consulting role), leading projects, mentoring junior engineers

Your Typical Tasks Will Be

  • Advise customers on the architectural aspects of cloud-based applications to reach high levels of performance, scalability, and security

  • Roadmap development for migrating a monolithic application to micro-service architecture

  • Review a platform used by a customer and suggest improvements in automation, CI/CD practices, security, and platform services

  • Train the customer’s team (5-8 engineers) on how to work with a cloud-native platform. Delivered in the form of 2-day training

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