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Principal Architect

Ottawa, Canada

What makes us Qlik

 

Qlik helps enterprises around the world move faster, work smarter, and lead the way forward with an end-to-end solution for getting value out of data. Our platform is the only one on the market that allows for open-ended, curiosity-driven exploration, giving everyone – at any skill level – the ability to make real discoveries that lead to real outcomes and transformative changes. We are a Values-Driven organization, operating over 100 countries with 45,000 customers around the world. If you think we are interesting, please read on – we may be looking for you!

 

As a Principal Architect for Qlik’s architecture team, you will drive some of the most critical cross-organizational technical strategy and influence overall product direction. This will include working across teams and functions to define architectural solutions across Qlik’s product portfolio. The successful candidate must be comfortable with a wide range of technology (cloud computing, microservices, distributed systems, enterprise software) and be an effective communicator, using various mediums, across organizations and job functions.

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Evaluating, identifying and communicating software solutions across a wide range of technology.
  • Mediating technical discussions and effectively drive and communicate decisions.
  • Leading technical working groups including architects, product designers and engineers.
  • Influencing product and technical strategy across Qlik’s portfolio.

 

 

You will be successful if you have:

  • 10+ years’ experience as a senior software developer or architect with a solid track record of architecting, designing and delivering products.
  • Experience with a wide range of technologies including node.js, GO, HTML, JS, Angular, React etc. as well as SQL and noSQL databases.
  • Experience with Amazon AWS, Azure, OpenShift, Docker and Kubernetes (including hosted Kubernetes services such as EKS, AKS and GKS).
  • Experience delivering microservices in a SaaS continuous delivery environment.
  • Experience designing and implementing highly scalable and performant microservice software patterns for cloud services.
  • Knowledge or experience building services making use of modern authentication techniques such as OAuth2 and OpenID Connect.
  • Experience driving analysis, design, and implementation of public APIs, especially REST-based, and application components.
  • Passion for quality and customer success.
  • Independent learner who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment with strong. communication, analytical and interpersonal skills working within cross-functional team.
  • An understanding and appreciation of the purpose and the practices of devops and agile; accompanied with the skills to deliver reliably and effectively on a sprint cadence.
  • Experience working with and leading geographically distributed teams.
  • A big-picture perspective with a passion for success and willingness to dive into the details necessary to achieve it.
  • Related experience with data analytics technology a bonus.

 

 

Our way of giving back

 

To our communities, to the world, and to you is a core part of the culture at Qlik. We encourage our employees to participate in our numerous Corporate Responsibility Program initiatives.

 

Location


The role is located in Ottawa, Canada.

 

Qlik is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any protected category or characteristic.  We value the diversity of our workforce. If you need assistance due to disability during the application and/or recruiting process, please contact us via the Accessibility Request Form

 

Qlik is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Qlik via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Qlik. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Qlik as a result of the referral or through other means.  

 

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