WEB SERVICES ARCHITECT
WHO IS SPR?
SPR is a digital technology consultancy that develops elegant solutions to transform the way people do business. We’re 300+ strategists, developers, designers, architects, consultants, thinkers, and doers in Chicago. We work with 160 clients in 10 unique industries – everything from corporate finance and global logistics to local breweries and Chicago startups.
We think about the end users and rigorously apply the latest technologies and frameworks to address our clients’ needs. We enable companies to do more with data, engage with other people, build disruptive solutions, and operate productively. To do this, we hire smart technologists and sharp business leaders who are excellent communicators and have an interest in working on multiple projects across industries.
SPR offers a great environment for employees to learn, to build systems that make an impact, and to tackle exciting challenges. With our office’s “Maker Space”, you can explore your IoT side and develop fun projects with 3D printing and CNC machining. We operate in a fun, casual work environment and have great benefits including: competitive salary, bonuses, generous vacation time, big fitness incentives, and medical/dental/vision insurance.
By joining the SPR team, you’ll be using your brain, working hard and making an impact through your projects – and you’ll be rewarded for it.
WHAT IS THE POSITION?
SPR is seeking to hire a great web service architect to join our team. Ideally, you enjoy leading small teams committed to developing and maintaining great solutions leveraging microservice and serverless architectures, quickly learn new languages and frameworks, have experience delivering solutions using agile methodologies, and have some expertise with CI/CD pipelines, automated testing, and NoSQL databases. Familiarity with cloud and Docker DevOps processes, AWS Lambda, DynamoDB, Kinesis, and Angular front-end development is a plus.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
Success in this role requires industry expertise with cloud architectures, a desire to deliver great solutions to clients, a strong work ethic, excellent collaboration skills, and a relentless focus on what's best for our clients.
SPR offers a competitive compensation package.
If this sounds like the kind of challenge you would be up for every day, we would love to hear from you.