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Senior Solutions Architect

Engineering, TLV, Israel, September 23 2019

Description

Viber is one of the most popular apps in the world, and the most downloaded app to come out of the start-up nation. Working with us is a unique opportunity to influence the hundreds of millions of people that use our messaging app.

We’re looking for a highly motivated senior solutions architect to join a small elite team of architects that provides solutions, design, POC’s & guidance for all of Viber’s R&D teams.

Viber services are all cloud-native and utilize the latest cutting-edge cloud services. As a Viber Solutions Architect, you have a huge influence (and responsibility) over a planetary scale service spread across thousands of servers around the globe, generating petabytes of data, utilizing NoSQL databases performing millions of operations per second.

Responsibilities

• Coordinate, design, and document complex inter-team R&D projects

• Collaborate with dev teams, product, DevOps, IT & security specialists to ensure solutions provide optimal architecture, scale, high-availability, security, and cost optimization.

• Plan and build POCs and solutions to analyze complex technical and customer requirements, and determine appropriate solutions as necessary

• Research, design, and advocate new technologies, cloud services, and architectures that will support the continued requirements for the organization, business partners, and vendors

• Function as a technical expert, technical advisor, and technical influencer

• Manage multiple priorities and tasks in a dynamic work environment

Requirements

• 5+ years as a solutions/cloud/enterprise architect

• 5+ years experience in software development

• Proven experience with cloud environments (AWS/GCP/Azure)

• Experience in complex large scale systems

• Experience with NoSQL databases

• An analytical mind with excellent problem-solving ability

• Self-starter, ability to work independently while being accountable

• Strong interpersonal and customer care skills

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

• A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems or other related field; or equivalent work experience

Advantages

• Knowledge of multiple programming languages (Java, C++, Node.js, Python, etc.)

• Experience with Couchbase NoSQL database

• Experience with serverless technologies

• Experience with Big Data technologies (e.g., Hadoop, Storm, Kafka, Presto, etc.)

• Experience with VoIP/WebRTC technologies

• Deep understanding of Linux network & OS internals

• Understanding of Machine Learning and Deep Learning concepts and technology

About

At Rakuten Viber, we connect people–no matter who they are, or where they are from. As a communication platform that connects hundreds of millions of people around the world, we know that the way people communicate changes on an almost daily basis. That’s why we dedicate ourselves to providing added value to communication — from private and group chats to audio and video calls to the ability to follow and contact brands, businesses and celebrities. Viber is an all-in-one platform for everything communications-based, and all Viber communications are protected by end-to-end encryption. Viber is part of the Rakuten Group, a world leader in e-commerce and financial services.