PwC

Startup Location: Atlanta, GA

PwC New Ventures is leading the charge within PwC to create digital products that leverage emerging technologies and PwC’s vast business knowledge. This is not a consulting engagement, you will be part of our startup team here in Atlanta at Atlanta Tech Village!

Check out PwC New Ventures here: https://www.pwc.com/us/en/about-us/new-ventures.html


The ideal candidate will have experience working with emerging technologies, analytics and SaaS products with high customer volumes.

Job description is as follows:

A Solution Architect will

– Perform research and provide recommendations to leverage innovative and emerging technologies to reduce product risk, increase project transparency, and further drive innovation across technical teams

– Lead the technical scoping, assessments, feasibility, and implementation of guidelines for new product offerings or software solutions

– Collaborate on the production of requirements, designs, and other artifacts that support communication, transparency, and focus of product goals

– Develop proof-of-concepts (POC) that demonstrate the technical feasibility of the solution design and technology stack

– Design and implement standard operating procedures and best practices that accelerate product delivery and improve product maintainability

– Support product architecture design and roadmapping from concept/prototype through the pilot build/scale product lifecycle stages

– Collaborate with Product Managers and Technical Leads on planning-level effort and cost estimation based on high-level feature requirements and assumptions

– Implement lean processes across domestic and international development teams to support coordination and development of new solutions

Minimum Year(s) of Experience: At least 8 years related experience with at least 5 years of experience of software development and rapid-prototyping experience.

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor’s Degree

Degree Preferred: MS or Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or similar is preferred.

Knowledge Preferred

Demonstrates intimate knowledge and/or a proven record of success in modern software architecture approaches, technologies, and tools:

– Cloud-ready architectures utilizing infrastructure and platform cloud services for AWS, GCP, or Azure

– Event-driven and microservices architectures

– Big Data / Analytics / AI tools

– DevOps – virtualization, automation, continuous integration

– Mobile/Web architecture stacks

– Polyglot Persistence – RDBMS/NoSQL data stores and appropriate use cases

– Rapid-prototyping workflows & development tools

– Containers: Docker, Kubernetes

Additional Requirements:

– Experience working in a venture backed software startup developing greenfield products strongly recommended

– Experience designing multi-tenant SaaS applications

– Familiarity with Agile practices and tools

– Familiarity DevOps practices and tools

– Some travel (20-40%)

– Good communication skills

Locations: Atlanta Only (No remote options at this time)

Send resume to [email protected]