Java Applications Architect (San Rafael/Las Vegas)

Job Summary

EC Wise is looking for a java applications architect with expertise in designing and leading the implementation of mid-tier services and components to be used in large scale enterprise platforms and products. We invite you to apply if you are passionate about being part of a high level hit team that can solve tough problems and develop high performance, scalable, low maintenance solutions.


  • Define software architecture and specify reference and model components for implementation within the architecture.
  • Design and lead development of the services needed to support stable, high performance, scalable software products and derivative applications.
  • Implement archetype components for development team to follow.
  • Analyze existing codebases and recommend refactorings and optimizations to enhance stability, maintainability, and security.
  • Prepare and deliver presentations on development best practices to development teams and Client personnel.
  • Mentor team in effective architecture and development practices.
  • Continue to stay up to date with leading edge technologies and security practices in software development in order to maintain an increasing state of quality.

Technical Background

  • Bachelor's Degree in CS, EE, or related engineering field, or equivalent experience.
  • 2+ years experience as a team lead or architect.
  • 10+ years of primarily server side Java software development.
  • Experience building commercial or commercial quality systems with 24x7 operation characteristics.
  • Good knowledge of database systems.
  • Experience implementing applications in the cloud using cloud services like Rightscale, or Amazon.
  • Direct development experience integrating services with ESB (e.g. Servicemix/Fuse), JMS, Apache Camel and Web Services technologies including Netty, Apache Thrift, and Apache CXF.
  • Experience with a continuous integration environment with tools like Maven, Jenkins, Nexus, and SonarQube.
  • Experience developing reporting and information dashboard products and solutions.
  • Experience implementing java applications using OSGi technology.
  • Experience implementing and extending Liferay portals a plus.
  • Experience with payment processing systems a plus.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Experience with a continuous integration environment with tools like Maven, Jenkins, Nexus, and SonarQube.
  • A team player capable of leading and inspiring others.
  • Ability to work effectively with off-shore development team.
  • Consulting experience, sensitivity to working with Client management and technical personnel.
  • Ability to identify and apply "Best Practices" in software engineering.
  • Commitment to staying at the leading edge of the technology and profession.
EC Wise was instrumental in freeing up our key intellectual asset – our data – to more flexibly serve our clients. Their business approach combined with deep experience in data technology, as well as their ability to provide local expertise while leveraging offshore talent, is a winning combination for us.
  • Robert Honeycutt
  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Market Metrix
Regulus partnered with EC Wise to create a hosted system for finance, healthcare, insurance, telecom and utility industries… EC Wise has worked with us to engineer a solution that allows our customers to create and deploy targeted marketing messages as part of transactional documents at minimal cost to our customers. The best endorsement for EC Wise's services is that Regulus customers find enough value in the system to expand their use of it.
  • Joan Egloff-Olson
  • Director,
  • Application Development
  • Regulus
EC Wise has great expertise when it comes to using the Pervasive Data Integration Tools. The EC Wise team has built very high volume and complex data intregations associated with our products.
  • David Inbar
  • Worldwide VP of Marketing
  • Pervasive Software, Inc.
EC Wise went beyond our expectations for what a UX team could provide. Their staff has actually designed and shipped enterprise products, which makes their approach to the entire lifecycle realistic despite being rigorous and ambitious
  • John Armitage
  • Director, User Experience
  • Business Objects/SAP
We appreciate both EC Wise's expertise and their engagement model. They have been able to help us resolve blocking technical issues, and have done so in a way that involved our own offshore development team productively in the solution process.
  • Anthony Hill
  • Senior Vice President,
  • Chief Technology Officer
  • TopSchool, Inc.
By quickly prototyping a wide range of functional product concepts, EC Wise was able to uncover and resolve business model issues very early in the planning process.
  • Jim Diggs
  • CEO
  • Mindport
I firmly believe that EC Wise is the only development shop that could have built as usable a solution so quickly.
  • John Toman
  • VP, Product Management
  • Onrain
We would never have gotten to where we did without EC Wise.
  • Ronaldo Ama
  • Sr. Director, Engineering
  • Business Objects

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