— Strong interpersonal communication and collaborative problem-solving skills
— Proficient in inspiring confidence in the client with the ability to communicate effectively with various levels within a client organization
— Experience with business requirements gathering and their translation to technical requirements, strategic architecture and design
— Ability and willingness to travel ~20%, as needed.
— Experience developing and leading large-scale technology engagements
— Familiarity with various UML forms and expertise in the development of use cases, class diagrams, and occasionally state diagrams
— An excellent understanding of best practices across technologies (client/server-side, QA, deployment, project management etc.
— Architecture: fault tolerance, scalability, separation of concerns
— Front-end: Responsive Web, card based layouts, front end optimizations, CDN, caching (browser, CDN, web servers)
— Back-end/CMS: overall understanding/oversight
— Mobile: application configuration/bootstrap, OS Stats, OS Trends
— Expert-level knowledge in Web 2.0 technologies, including AJAX, social networking and blog platforms, widget development, and mobile
— Ability to propose and diagram virtual/physical environments
— Ad Integration on Web and Apps — IAB guidelines, latest trends
— Image Manipulation Trends (Cloudinary)
— Web and Mobile Analytics (GA, Omniture)
— CDN products and settings — Akamai, Fastly, etc
— OTT/Video Delivery — overall concepts across Web and Apps
— User Management/Security — approached in a scalable way
— Marketing — campaign management, email marketing, etc
— Familiarity with AWS Offering
— Experience integrating Video and Video Management Systems
— Understanding Automated/Continuous Deployment model
— Competitive salary and yearly bonus
— Medical insurance (after probationary period)
— Fitness benefits (after probationary period)
— Fully paid English courses and the opportunity to improve English skills by regular collaboration with native speakers
— Flexible working arrangements
— Weekly Happy Hours and periodic team activities
— Work in a high-growth, energetic environment
iX.co is looking for a Solutions Architect to focus on solution-level decisions and analysis of their impact on our client’s overall business goals and outcomes. The Solution Architect plays a key role in bridging the gap between business problems and technology solutions. The Solutions Architect is responsible for working with other engineering managers to identify the appropriate architecture and overall approach, while proposing alternative solutions as needed and supplying cost-benefit analysis. The ideal candidate has extensive experience as a full-stack developer and a history of successfully delivering complex projects for demanding clients.
iX.co, a digital media company focused on the way data science and technology can create more personal experiences for users while growing audiences for content owners, bridges the gap between storytelling and technology, creating digital platforms and experiences to help global brands engage with audiences and monetize their investments.
iX.co works with many of the biggest names in sports, media, entertainment, and active lifestyle, using data-driven insights to cater to audience passions and empower businesses to make millions of lasting impressions.
With offices across North America, Europe, and Asia, iX.co is proud of the impact it has helped create for elite organizations like the PGA TOUR, NASCAR, FOX, Chelsea FC, AS Roma, the International Ski Federation and the International Basketball Federation, among countless others.