IoT Architect (Full-time | Michigan, Minnesota, or remote USA)
As an IoT Architect, you will be involved in the fast paced and growing field of Internet of Things. This role will be involved with the full life cycle of client engagements at OST: presales definition of solution architecture, technical leadership of multi-disciplined implementation teams, definition of launch activities, post launch optimization and implementation of DevOps processes. This role will be a key leader within OST’s Connected Products practice. This practice at OST is on the cutting-edge of new and innovative technologies and will work primarily within Amazon Web Services (AWS) in the Platform as a Service (PaaS) model.
- Responsible for the design and technical strategy of Cloud based IoT solutions that comprise smart sensors/devices, wireless communication, mobile, web and other applications.
- Collaborates with team members or other groups in writing functional, design, and interface specifications and prototypes.
- Participate in development of Cloud based resources to support sensors/devices, mobile applications, and web applications.
- Work directly with clients to understand their business needs. Solve those business needs through architecture design and documenting development stories based on that design.
- Follows industry standard software life cycle process when developing software.
- Stay on the cutting-edge of technology evolution in the IoT and Cloud area, and closely connect with external technology partners and innovations.
- Mentor less experienced team members.
- Clearly communicate with internal and external stake holders to connect business needs to technology solutions, and help commercialize these ideas
- Required Experience
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field or equivalent years of experience.
- Experience with designing Cloud architectures for AWS using serverless technologies such as AWS Lambda, API Gateway, DynamoDB, S3 and SQS.
- Experienced in, and committed to, quality DevOps practices utilizing infrastructure as code and one touch deployments.
- Experience in scaling solutions in the AWS ecosystem while optimizing cost.
- Experience designing or developing IoT solutions in the consumer or commercial space a big plus.
- A commitment to best practices. At OST, we want all opinions and ideas shared when it comes to our processes, DevOps, etc.
- Must embrace innovation and have a forward-thinking mindset