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Applications Architect, Health Learning, Research
**Requisition Number:** 17\\-17503
**State:** Pennsylvania
**City:** Philadelphia
**Shift:** Not Applicable
**Job Description:** The Wolters Kluwer Global Platform Organization co\\-creates products and solutions with Wolters Kluwer businesses around the globe to serve professionals in the Legal, Tax, Heath, Finance and Compliance sectors\\. This wide and growing array of solutions supports business units in building and expanding their online product portfolios\\. The Global Platform Organization provides global leverage of industry and customer insight, driving technology capabilities for local product innovation\\.
The Global Platform Organization \\(GPO\\) exists to accelerate the time\\-to\\-market and innovation rate of Wolters Kluwer businesses through the use of enterprise platforms, strategic analysis and consulting services\\.
It is the GPO's mission to ensure that Wolters Kluwer can rapidly assess industry and technology trends and respond strategically, and can leverage both local and centralized innovation across the breadth of the enterprise\\.
The Application Architect \\(AA\\) will be a proactive, self\\-starter with strong experience and knowledge in designing & developing products\\. The AA is responsible for providing the leadership and direction in architecting , re\\-architecting the products aligned with business priorities\\. The role requires both broad and deep technology knowledge and the ability to architect solutions by mapping common customer business problems to reusable end\\-to\\-end technology solutions\\.
To be effective, the Application Architect must have experience on multiple hardware and software environments and be comfortable with complex heterogeneous systems\\.
The Application Architect \\(Health Learning, Research & Practice\\) will be capable of assessing existing product architecture, limitations and develop a targeted architecture with respect to the product roadmap\\. Create transition plan to migrate the product from as\\-is to to\\-be architecture\\. The Application Architect is also responsible for the governance and the architecture compliance during the development cycle\\.
When building the new products, Application Architect works with business stakeholders and product managers to understand the vision & the requirements, works with the Enterprise Architects, Cloud Architects\\. AA needs to design and create the development and customer facing software environments\\.
The Application Architect needs to be an avid promoter of the standards, utilize best practices, and mentor development teams on a regular basis\\. The Application Architect should be able to proactively identify the potential issues suggest the improvements\\.
Design and implement highly scalable & highly available products on AWS\\.
Redesign / Re\\-Architect products using the modern architecture\\.
Create reusable architectural artifacts\\.
Estimate the effort & cost needed to build new products\\.
Create proof of concepts\\.
In complex initiatives, act as the lead to coordinate the activities of different architects to arrive at the overall architecture solution\\.
Provide guidance and leadership & encourage best practices\\.
Participate in reviews of the project solution architecture by identifying opportunities and recommendations to optimize
or enhance product delivery\\.
Help the Enterprise Architecture group in defining & Governing the standards\\.
Assist with detailed implementation planning, project planning and project coordination in conjunction with the project manager\\.
May perform other duties as assigned by management\\.
**Qualifications:** JOB QUALIFICATIONS
Strongly Preferred: Bachelor's degree \\(B\\.A\\.\\) in Computer Science or related discipline
Required: Equivalent experience from a four\\-year college or university\\.
Experience: 7\\-10\\+ years of overall IT experience\\.
3\\+ years of experience designing, implementing the highly scalable, high available web based applications
Strongly preferred, and important \\- hands on experience in development, for web based applications for the cloud, and on AWS\\.
Proven track record of working with customers to understand their needs and translate into technical solutions\\.
Experience in analyzing, re\\-architecting the legacy applications\\.
Experience in building the web based products in PHP
Experience with frameworks such as Silex, Symfony and/or doctrine\\.
Good understanding of UI frameworks such as one or more of the following: JQuery; Angular JS; Bootstrap; Ember JS\\.
Expert understanding of Object Oriented Programming and SOA architecture\\.
Experience with data model design with RDBMS & NOSQL databases, middleware caching\\.
Extensive experience in using various cloud components \\(one or more of the following\\): Load Balancers; EC2; Lambda; Route 53; SQS; S3 \\.
Provide consultation and support to project teams throughout the project delivery cycle\\.
Must be able to develop proof of concepts\\.
Mentor junior and offshore engineering teams\\.
Experience with configuration automation using one or more of the following: Chef or Ansible, etc\\.\\. This is highly desirable\\.
Working knowledge of container orchestration technologies \\(Docker, Kubernetes, etc\\.\\) a plus
Other Knowledge, Skills, Abilities or Certifications:
May perform other duties as assigned by management\\.
A successful candidate has demonstrably strong technical skills\\.
Position requires some travel, domestic and international, on a regular basis, comprising no more than 10% of total days worked\\.
About Wolters Kluwer
Wolters Kluwer N\\.V\\. \\(AEX: WKL\\) is a global leader in information services and solutions for professionals in the health, tax and accounting, risk and compliance, finance and legal sectors\\. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with specialized technology and services\\.
Wolters Kluwer reported 2016 annual revenues of 4\\.3 billion\\. The company, headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands, serves customers in over 180 countries, maintains operations in over 40 countries and employs 19,000 people worldwide\\.
Wolters Kluwer shares are listed on Euronext Amsterdam \\(WKL\\) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices\\.
For more information about our solutions and organization, visit www\\.wolterskluwer\\.com, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and YouTube\\.
Wolters Kluwer U\\. S\\. Corporation and all of its subsidiaries, divisions and customer/business units is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer\\. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status\\.
For any assistance with your application for this job opening, please call the HR Source at \\(888\\) 495\\-4772 or email HRSource@WoltersKluwer\\.com\\. TTY is also available at \\(888\\) 495\\-4771
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