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NET Engineering Application Architect
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Precision System Design, Inc. | Chevy Chase, MD
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Job Description

Our direct client in Chevy Chase, Maryland is hiring a .NET Engineering Application Architect. This is a full-time, permanent role with a Fortune 500 major insurance client. APPLY NOW!

The Underwriting Systems department owns complex, mission critical systems that are being modernized to .NET applications and Cloud based infrastructure.
The department needs to assess our overall architectural approach across system design, development processes, and technical strategy
Client is seeking an application architect who can join, contribute, and drive this movement.

Benefits include a variety of options to preserve your health and well-being, secure your financial future, and enjoy more out of life!
401(k) and profit-sharing plans
Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
Paid vacation, holidays and sick leave
Performance-based promotions
Career advancement and job stability
Tuition reimbursement
Training and mentoring programs
Business casual dress
Associate clubs and volunteer activities
Flexible spending accounts
Family scholarships for associates' children
On-site fitness and dining facilities (at most locations)
Associate auto insurance discounts (where applicable)
And more!


Propose and document system designs that meet or exceed current business requirements for application system changes or new application systems.
Review and guide applications designs to meet performance, scalability, and reusability requirements. Review system performance and adjust designs as needed.
Work with business and IT management to explain business benefits of design proposals.
Work with application development teams, cloud infrastructure/DevOps teams, and operations teams to bring collaboration and synergy, leading to successful application delivery
Contribute and in some cases lead technical process improvements across a variety of disciplines, for example: Config Management, Agile development
Collaborate with architects from around company to find best practices and ways to improve our area as well as all of the company
Learn and apply well-founded system design approaches from across the industry to improve our applications and teams
Understand and keep up with major IT trends including cloud computing, security practices, system resilience, and artificial intelligence.
Able to develop and deliver architect diagrams.
Define application architectures in a Microsoft-centric environment.
Strong conceptualization, problem-solving, and analytical skills at a system design level. The architect must draw on a broad knowledge of infrastructure, code, database, and security concepts to define potential business solutions.
Extensive knowledge of relevant business needs, system designs, and software solutions used in the organization.
Good understanding of financial, business, and technical constraints with ability to apply them to effective design solutions.
Ability and comfort to communicate effectively and precisely with business executives, technical teams, and end-users.
Ability to adjust communication styles to fit the audience.
Creativity and the ability to work with abstract concepts.
Excellent team work and people skills
Proven experience with Microsoft tool sets, infrastructures, and development processes. .NET and Azure experience strongly preferred.


Auto insurance industry experience 

We will call qualified candidates after review.
Resumes will NOT be sent to clients without your approval. 

Refer a colleague to us, and Precision will give you $1000 if we find a job for that person!

(The fine print: The referred candidate must be previously unknown to us. Start date must be within 6 months of referral.)

Overtime: straight time


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

About Precision System Design, Inc.

Precision Design Systems is a Manufacturing, Engineering and Systems Integration Company dedicated to making the world safer and healthier. We do that through the implementation of processes and systems, which focus on energy conservation and utilize alternative energy and renewable sources. Our primary focus is on "Waste To Energy" solutions, because we feel this is an important issue faced by the entire world and would like to apply our collective knowledge to help preserve our future. Our Industrial Process Equipment is designed for optimal energy consumption and usage as well as operational safety. Our Alternative Energy solutions, which include our Fuel Cell Test Systems, Bio Fuel Systems and Waste to Energy Systems are designed utilizing the very latest technology, focused on performance and durability, while making our world a cleaner place to live.