Principal Application Architect - Java, Cloud

Fidelity Investments - Durham, NC 27701 APPLY TO THIS JOB

Are you passionate about the intersection of web, mobile, Internet-of Things (IoT) and cloud computing?

Can you link architectural vision with the business vision and build solutions that focus on business value, not just technical excellence?

Do you have the ability to coordinate the architectural growth and develop across several scrum teams?

Do you have a unique combination of deep technical knowledge, business acumen and strong interpersonal skills?

Fidelity Personal Investing (PI) Architecture team is seeking a Principal Application Architect to:
work with stakeholders (i.e. business, product, UXD team members)
think & work across Fidelity to influence the application architecture and design

As part of the team, you will be enabling customers to get the most out of what Fidelity can offer through the creation of intuitive and highly engaging experiences that enable today's digitally savvy consumer to take control of their finances and feel confident in the choices that they make.

The Expertise We’re Looking For
5+ years’ experience engineering/developing web enabled applications and some combination of the following:
Desire/ability to learn and implement new technologies
Experience in Java/J2EE is beneficial
Background in .NET is beneficial
Experience in building RESTful applications is beneficial
Work history or certification in Cloud-based (AWS, GCP, Azure, etc...) Architecture is beneficial
Hands on experience with various technologies (NodeJS/Python, Angular, CSS, HTML)
Knowledge of continuous integration tools
Passion for constant improvement (personally, within team and for customers)
Background with designing Responsive Web Applications
Knowledge of SOA technology is a plus
Experience with multiple enterprise technologies would be beneficial

The Purpose of Your Role

As customer interactions continue to be pushed farther by technology, our customers' standards for interactions continue to set by their last best experience. Our target customers are being delighted by experiences from Amazon, Google, Apple, and other Digital Native companies that do a great job at personalizing experiences to the user and offering functionality where the user wants to consume it. PI Architecture team is focused on enabling these experiences by implementing digital experience platform that evolves and grow with changing customer experience.

The Skills You Bring
Your ability to work in a fast paced, highly matrix environment to achieve group goals
Your previous experience using business requirements to develop technical designs and define architectural strategies and solutions
Your ability to perform (or willingness to learn) the coding to deliver polyglot solutions that delight our customers
Your commitment to sharing knowledge and providing guidance to less experienced developers in their work
Your ability to communicate problems and recommend solutions to project leaders

The Value You Deliver
Lead architecture design and implementation of financial applications
Provide leadership on technology solutions to deliver business value across multiple scrum teams
Deliver high-performing, scalable and elegant web and mobile user interfaces
Making the complex understandable

Company Overview

At Fidelity, we are focused on making our financial expertise broadly accessible and effective in helping people live the lives they want. We are a privately held company that places a high degree of value in creating and nurturing a work environment that attracts the best talent and reflects our commitment to our associates. For information about working at Fidelity, visit

Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer.

Job: Architecture

Primary Location: US-TX-Westlake

Other Locations: US-NC-Durham, US-MA-Boston

Schedule: Full-time

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Job Type: Standard

Overtime Status: Exempt

Travel: No

Durham, North Carolina
Durham, NC


Fidelity Investments

Durham, North Carolina 27701

4/19/2018 6:49:00 AM