Solutions Architect

United Shore Financial Services

  • Pontiac, MI
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 25 days ago
At United Shore Solutions Architects (SAs) are thought leaders that collaborate with and across functional teams to create systems, implement frameworks and libraries, as well as, research new technologies.

SAs have breadth across systems and technology stacks with deep hands on skills. United Shore SAs build architectures & provide prescriptive guidance across network, storage, operating systems, virtualization, RDBMS & NoSQL databases, data analytics, machine learning, mid-tier technologies that include application integration, in-memory caches, and security.

We operate in an agile environment with two-week sprints and are working towards a CI/CD model. Joining United Shore as a SA gives you the opportunity to make a positive impact by helping to shape the future of how people purchase a home.

This position reports directly to Architecture.

  • Define and oversee enterprise integration strategies
  • Design and develop extensible enterprise systems and frameworks (30-50% development)
  • Establish and enforce technology standards, including but not limited to best practices, patterns, processes, frameworks, and tools
  • Identify opportunities to create reusable components
  • Experience with RFP processes including presenting and buy-in for tools (advocate)
  • Technical Evangelist. Educate, mentor and train engineers across all disciplines (hands-on)
  • Strong understanding of application architecture to suggest tool/process optimization
  • Estimate and delegate tasks for larger projects
  • Collaborate with other architects, developers and business clients to develop enterprise grade systems
  • Own the overall technical roadmap in collaboration with Architecture, Development, Release, QA and other teams
  • Recommend, drive adoption, and ensure future proofing of frameworks and COTS tooling
  • Ability to lead cross-departmental collaboration on strategic initiatives

  • 7+ years design & implementation experience with distributed applications (.NET stack required)
  • 5+ Years of experience using web based technologies (ASP.NET, JavaScript, CSS)
  • Relational database experience (SQL, Oracle)
  • Experience developing enterprise grade systems using enterprise design & integration patterns
  • Ability to work with limited guidance in a team environment
  • Experience establishing coding standards
  • Great oral and written skills with prior liaison and collaboration experience with senior leaders
  • Communicate complex technical issues and solutions in a clear, simple and understandable way
  • On-site attendance
  • Experience with SaaS (Cloud) Technologies
  • Extensive exposure to micro-services architecture and enterprise systems monitoring
  • Extensive experience with design (SOLID, Database, etc)
  • Experience in the mortgage industry
  • Experience in an agile environment
  • Exposure to MDM, ETL, and ELT
  • Hands-on-experience architecting and delivering solutions related to enterprise integration, REST-ful APIs, service-oriented architecture, and legacy modernization
  • TOGAF, ArchiMate

United Shore is a rapidly growing, family-owned company that feels very much like family. Our team is a diverse group of mortgage experts, sales superstars, tech gurus, marketing whizzes and more. And our award-winning workplace just happens to be home to the #1 wholesale mortgage lender in the nation, United Wholesale Mortgage. We believe in setting our team members up for success by creating a unique, energetic culture where you can be yourself and still reach your professional goals.

Here are some of the reasons you’ll love working here:
  • Large, state-of-the-art fitness center with a full-size basketball court, outdoor sand volleyball court, plus Zumba and yoga classes
  • Wellness area, including an in-house primary-care physician’s office, full-time massage therapist and hair salon
  • Gourmet cafeteria featuring homemade breakfast and lunch, and a dedicated food truck
  • Free fruit, soft drinks and coffee
  • Convenience store featuring grab-and-go snacks
  • In-house Starbucks and indoor/outdoor café with Wi-Fi
  • Escape room designed for team-building activities
  • Indoor/outdoor putting greens

All the above duties and responsibilities are essential job functions subject to reasonable accommodation and change. All job requirements listed indicate the minimum level of knowledge, skills and/or ability deemed necessary to perform the job proficiently. Team members may be required to perform other or different job-related duties as requested by their team lead, subject to reasonable accommodation. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise. Employment with United Shore is "at-will." We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, veteran or disability status, or any other legally protected status.

United Shore Financial Services