Solutions Architect with Fares/Pricing experience – East Coast USA (IAD) or UK
AIRLINE: The preferred Candidate will support the conception, design, implementation, and on-going operations of the company’s business applications. They will also provide airline industry IT knowledge in areas of airfare pricing for fare management and/or decision support systems such as SABRE AirVision, SITA Insight, GDS pricing experience, ITA/Google, etc.
Support the adoption and upkeep of the company’s Enterprise Technical Architecture (ETA) model
Analyse business change drivers to define a collection of integrated data, architecture and application solutions required to satisfy business needs
Support the creation of plans and actions to enable the delivery of the company’s technology strategy and specific technical solutions
Create solution designs or provide input/oversight on solution designs as appropriate
Consult with Applications Solutions Delivery, Operations & Production Services
Analyse the current environment to detect critical deficiencies and recommend a course of action for solution
Maintain a current technical skill set in applications development, data management, large scale systems integration, and various middleware technologies with particular emphasis on SOA, JEE and complex Web applications, and high transaction/high volume data processing service based application architectures.
10+ years of technology architecture, design and solutions delivery - experience in solutions definition & implementations spanning multiple platforms & environments (large-scale transaction processing environments, client/ server environments, etc.).
Significant experience with well-defined modern SDLC methodologies.
Extensive knowledge of formal software design techniques and demonstrated in-depth knowledge and understanding of multi-tier application design and development.
Experience with development, implementation/integration, and operation of large scale heterogeneous systems.
Experience with leading industry application server platforms & software development tools.
5-10 years experience using Airline industry data in large scale airfare pricing systems and/or airline fare management and pricing decision support systems.
Experience with large scale private or public distributed cloud computing systems.
Experience with large scale SOA and micro services based computing systems.
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Technology Management or equivalent relevant technology experience. Advanced degree is a plus.
Duration: 6-12 months +
Rate: Please quote your best day rate or expected salary
Client will consider freelance or full time employees for this role.