Solarwinds Inc. Director of Architecture in Edinburgh, United Kingdom
SolarWinds MSP is an award-winning international software firm with a global reach. Our Best-in-Class products service over 20,000 business users with wide range of SaaS offerings to achieve our mission of empowering IT professionals to win through technology.
We are seeking a Director of Architecture to lead the technology strategy and manage the team responsible for designing the best possible software for our customers.
As the Director of Architecture, you will be responsible for leading the design and technical direction for a SaaS based Remote Monitoring and Management platform that serves millions of endpoints today. We are looking for someone who is a thought leader and veteran in delivering SaaS based solutions at scale.
Overall responsibility of leading and driving the architectural activities across our platform
Ensure that platform architecture team is delivering solutions that meet the requirements of our business
Contribute to the overall technology strategy for Solarwinds MSP
Coordinate with cross-functional teams such as Engineering, Product Management, Support, etc...
Supervise and project manage cross-functional program of work across multiple delivery teams
Partner with different business stakeholders such as Engineering, Product Management, and DevOps
Delivered and designed multiple solutions at scale
Experience measuring and maintaining metrics against technical teams
Expert with distributed architectures at scale
Expert with event based architectures at scale (Kafka, RabbitMQ are a plus)
Expert with understanding how to manage multiple streams of contribution
Microservices experience is a major plus
Expert with Relational Database systems at scale
Expert across a variety of stacks (.NET, Java, etc...)
Managing distributed teams
Operating within matrixed organizations
SolarWinds is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. SolarWinds will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Job ID 2017-9428
# Positions 1
Category (Candidate Search) Engineering
Position Type Permanent