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Appian is looking for Appian Architects to scale Appian’s technical solutions and enable Appian’s delivery teams. As an Appian Architect, you will be a key technical leader within Appian’s Professional Services as well as a trusted technical advisor to Appian’s clients. Appian’s growth trajectory ensures that Appian Architects will immediately impact team development and drive client interactions, while working closely with our clients, Appian’s delivery and product engineering teams. Not only do Appian Architects become experts at scaling process applications on our software, they also become business process experts in the various industries of their clients.

About you:

  • You are an expert practitioner in system design with hands on technical experience
  • You are passionate about web and networking/OS technologies, and multi-tier server architectures
  • You have demonstrated past breakout success with Enterprise Systems design and implementation
  • You have scaled Enterprise Systems to address high volume and transaction requirements
  • You have a deep understanding of and experience with modern integration technologies
  • You are excited by tough challenges and are a natural problem solver
  • You have software consulting experience, ideally in a BPM, DM or EAI related setting
  • You’re well educated, with at least a Bachelor of Science degree in addition to 5 years of IT experience

How you’ll contribute:

  • Work directly with project stakeholders throughout the entire lifecycle of multiple projects to define, design, implement, and review business process based solutions.
  • Work with teams to identify and remediate technical risks early in the application development lifecycle.
  • Work with clients to identify the best areas to invest their development resources as a part of their roadmap.
  • Work with clients on all aspects of their program to drive technical success and efficiency, including version control, configuration management and other DevOps practices.
  • Drive Appian product adoption by empowering clients to become self-sufficient with building process applications on their own.
  • Work with clients to build out their Appian program and their own center of excellence.
  • Drive technical knowledge within your project portfolio and ensure Appian staff’s continuous learning and improvement.
  • Design and review complex solutions with Appian software and remove technical impediments.
  • Independently interface with client enterprise architecture teams as needed during the design and implementation of scalable solutions.
  • Collect and review technical challenges with a team of architects and distill into common best practices and common solutions.
  • Develop and conduct best practices workshops within your project portfolio or across regional teams.
  • Contribute directly to the product feedback loop based on design patterns, field feedback, implementation challenges, and product features needed by Appian clients.

Required Experience

  • 5+ years related experience in IT
  • Experience with configuration, deployment, and testing of enterprise software applications in particular subject to Agile delivery methodologies
  • Strong technical development skills
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Strong problem solving and design skills
  • Strong experience in BPM technologies
  • Experience in RPA, IA and ML technologies
  • Experience in UI/UX best practices

Experience or working knowledge in each of the following technologies

  • JEE Application Servers - JBoss, Weblogic, WebSphere
  • Web Servers - Apache, IIS
  • Operating Systems - Windows, Red Hat Linux, AIX
  • RDBMS - Oracle, SQL Server, DB2, MySQL
  • Identification and Authentication  - LDAP, ADFS, SAML, OAuth
  • Enterprise Integration - SOA, ESB, EAI, API Gateways, SOAP, REST
  • Performance, penetration and automated testing technologies
  • Performance best practices and tuning
  • DevOps - CI/CD, Git
  • Cloud architecture
  • Security - TLS, SSL, IPSec, etc
  • Other technologies / languages - SQL, HTML, XML, JavaScript

More about our culture and Appian:

At Appian, you will help us build our award-winning PaaS product that enables business people to build cloud and mobile enterprise applications with flexible, visual models instead of custom code. Appian discovers and unites enterprise data, connects users through social and collaborative engagement in the context of business data, and provides the leading suite of business process technology to enable rapid application development and optimization in every industry.


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