RESPONSIBILITIES:Kforce has a client that is seeking an IT Solution Architect in Princeton, NJ. Summary:This role will focus on supporting the creation of a new SaaS product portfolio and ecosystem platform from a technical perspective, including designing, leading, and delivering the platform solution and implementation. This role requires specialization and strong expertise in interface development, components, and design used to develop cloud native platforms.REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree with extensive coursework in Computer Science or an equivalent combination of education and experience 10 years of experience in IT including full-stack software development Minimum of 5 years of experience in IT Architecture and application design IT Architecture methodologies, standards and best practices Experience with API Management principles and products Hands on Cloud Application Design and Architecture build experience including: Software as a Service (SaaS), Platform as a Service experience in PaaS, e.g. Kubernetes, Docker, CloudFoundry using at least one of the following platforms: AWS, RoR/Heroku Experience in one or multiple big data technologies (Apache Spark, Hive/HDFS, Kafka, NiFi) Full software development lifecycle (SDLC) experience, preferably with Java, and/or Python Experience integrating with major SaaS CRM products including SalesForce and PeopleSoft Experience working with big data technologies and integrating machine learning models into production Experience designing and operating microservice-based products Software Performance Engineering practice and consultation Rich and varied IT solutions design and development experience Experience designing and launching integrated ecosystem platforms Experience designing and launching Software as a Service products Experience evaluating and integrating custom software solutions with SaaS productsKforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.