Solutions Architect

Information Technology Lenexa, Kansas West Des Moines, Iowa Amarillo, Texas


Description

Grow with Confidence, Grow with Us

ProAg has an exciting opportunity for a Solutions Architect to join our team. Are you looking for an opportunity to apply the advantages of technology and dedicate importance to ensure our software packages are the easiest and most efficient in the industry? Bring your passion for innovation to an Agile environment to help serve quality software products to our farmers, agents, and re-insurers.

Reporting to the Senior Enterprise Architect, you will work with clients in a technical capacity to help solve their critical needs and challenges. As Solutions Architect, you will play an important role in helping to define client requirements for solutions including services, products, technologies, and capabilities that may require hardware, software, networking, cloud architectures, communications, or other specialized knowledge to design, develop, and support the business needs.

This position we are open to being in an office if near one but are open to remote.

In this Exciting Opportunity You Will:

  • Develop, maintain, and improve architectures, including reference/target architectures, principles, roadmaps, patterns, etc.
  • Review new projects and architecture solutions, ensuring they are aligned with the enterprise architecture.
  • Undertake .Net coding of POCs (proof of concepts) to carry out and communicate our direction of technology and standards to the organization.
  • Create technical design documents and supporting materials.
  • Develop an understanding of business processes, data flows, strategy, and long-term thinking to come up with an end-state architecture.
  • Stay current with emerging business and technology trends.
  • Within the first 90 days, help drive key decisions about our technology direction.

What You’ll Bring:  

  • Significant relevant and progressive professional experience.
  • At least a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or a related field, or the equivalent education and/or experience.
  • Experience in developing integrated solutions involving process, data, and technology.
  • Experience in software testing methodologies, tools, and technologies such as Microsoft applications, SQL, and some form of cloud (AWS, Azure, GCP).
  • Experience with software architectural designs (n-Tire, Microservice, etc.)
  • Experience with application communication protocols (HTTP, TCP, RPC, REST).
  • An exceptional communicator, with an emphasis on confidentiality, tact, and diplomacy.

What We Believe In:

  • Ensures Accountability. Take personal responsibility and ownership of successes and challenges.
  • Communicates Effectively. Actively seek out and communicate with key stakeholders in all situations.
  • Resourcefulness. Determine how to meet customer and employee needs and finds the resources to get it done.
  • Customer Focus. Every interaction is a customer and is handled with empathy and seriousness.
  • Instill Trust. Make intentions clear and meet shared challenges together, showing respect for the relationship and the team.

Who We Are:

While our nation weathers economic storms, ProAg, a member of the Tokio Marine HCC group of companies, is positioned as a financially strong and well-capitalized insurer. We’re known for our quick response and fast, accurate claims settlement. We understand how important this is because many of us are farmers and ranchers ourselves. With more than 90 years of service to our agents & insureds, we stand committed to continuing the principles that ProAg was founded on: Integrity, Loyalty and Customer Service.

 The Tokio Marine HCC Group of Companies offers a competitive salary and employee benefit package. We are a successful, dynamic organization experiencing rapid growth and are seeking energetic and confident individuals to join our team of professionals. The Tokio Marine HCC Group of Companies is an equal-opportunity employer. Please visit www.tokiomarinehcc.com for more information about our companies.

Pay: minimum of $103,400 per year, subject to geographical adjustment contingent on location.