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Principal App Architect I

Denver, Colorado
23 Sep 2022
Company Overview
Spectrum is the nation's fastest-growing mobile provider and leading internet provider. Our tech teams create, develop, and operate leading connectivity products serving nearly 100 million users and 500 million devices. We connect people to what's next.

This position is eligible to work in a hybrid work model (combination of in-office and remote days)


The Principal Application Architect I will build video services and applications that directly impact the customer experience. This role will create innovative solutions by developing, implementing and recommending solutions for video applications, and the services that support these applications.

Actively and consistently supports all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience.

Design, implement, and deliver complex products for users.

Actively and independently acquire knowledge of new development technologies in areas such as mobile, video, second screen, social media and other niches.

Lead the development team to respond, clarify or define specific application behavior, look/feel and function.

Diagnose complex issues, evaluate, recommend and execute the best resolution.

Manage detailed application requirements and collaborate with project /development teams to ensure quality function, features and user experience.

Develop, modify, enhance and implement software systems designed to support new or existing business initiatives.

Influence system design by identifying and recommending design and requirements needs for software enhancements.

Test software to ensure proper and efficient execution and adherence to business and technical requirements.

Write code that meets the production requirements and design specifications and anticipate potential errors and issues.

Ensure code is regression free, documented and unit tested.

Participate in design and wireframe review to provide a technical perspective on implementation.

Ensure alignment between the business operational strategies and technical solutions.

Design, implement, monitor, enhance and troubleshoot systems.

Analyze and revise existing system logic difficulties and documentation.

Test and review system designs.

Mentor and guide the work of technical staff.

Make technical decisions on application projects.

Required Skills/Abilities and Knowledge

Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
Demonstrated in-depth foundation in data structures, algorithms, and OO Design
Demonstrated in-depth understanding of front-end and back-end technologies
Strong understanding of best practices in UX/UI design
Strong knowledge of Agile or Kanban development methodologies
Ability to deliver against several initiatives simultaneously
Ability to prioritize and organize effectively
Effective written and verbal communication skills
Effective analytical and troubleshooting abilities
In-depth understanding of software engineering and object oriented design principles
Understanding and ability to manage multifaceted new media platform systems
Ability to manage complex and diverse projects

Required Education
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field

Required Related Work Experience and Number of Years
Software development experience - 7+
Web services development experience using REST, JSON, XML - 4+
Version control systems experience (Git and Atlassian suite) - 4+

Preferred Skills/Abilities and Knowledge

Understanding of one or more cloud providers - AWS, Azure; and experience with related technologies

Preferred Education
Master's Degree

Hybrid - 3 days in office/2 days remote

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Here, employees don't just have jobs, they build careers. That's why we believe in offering a comprehensive pay and benefits package that rewards employees for their contributions to our success, supports all aspects of their well-being, and delivers real value at every stage of life.

The pay for this position has a salary range of $107,600.00 to $191,200.00. The actual salary offer will carefully consider a wide range of factors, including your skills, qualifications, experience and location. Also, certain positions are eligible for additional forms of compensation such as bonuses.
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  • Job Reference: 719265316-2
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Spectrum
  • Location: Denver, Colorado
  • Salary: On Application