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Software Architect

Primary Location Bangalore, Karnataka Date posted 11/18/2019
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Job Title:

Software Architect


India, Bangalore

Role Overview:

We are looking for a new team member who is passionate about solving problems in ecommerce domain, has a strong interest in cyber security, and wants to join our collaborative team as a Solution Architect to help design & develop new solutions for common platform & online store of McAfee Consumer. This role will report in a Principal Engineer (Direct – Technology) within the Consumer Platform team.

Company Overview

From device to cloud, McAfee provides market-leading cybersecurity solutions for both business and consumers. McAfee helps businesses orchestrate cyber environments that are truly integrated, where protection, detection, and correction of security threats happen simultaneously and collaboratively. For consumers, McAfee secures your devices against viruses, malware, and other threats at home and away. With the mission of capturing the biggest market share in the area of cyber security, network security, endpoint security, threat research, malware research, cloud security, we work together for a common goal of shaping the company’s future by designing and building best in class cyber security solutions.

Software architect is responsible for the technical direction of a project. Makes high level design choices for the software structure, frameworks, protocols, and algorithms. Determines coding practices, development tools, and validation requirements. Performs pathfinding and surveys technologies. Interacts with multiple technologists in the company and within the industry as well as between developers and project managers to evaluate feasibility of requirements and determine priorities for development.

About the Role:

  • Architects at McAfee are responsible for driving Technology & Good Practices in Engineering in their respective teams. We are a rapidly growing & constantly improving organization. We seek very high levels of ownership in all individuals, especially roles like this – ownership of systems in your team and their impact on the entire McAfee eco-system. Going beyond your role & contributing to make the organization & business better is an expectation.
  • Enhance success rate of online payment processing, recurring billing and reconciliation
  • Being responsible for Scaling, Performance & Quality for the team.
  • Setting up best practices to help the team achieve the above and constantly thinking about improving the technology use are your responsibilities. Driving the adoption of these best practices around coding, design, quality, performance in your team.
  • Experiment with new & relevant technologies and tools, and drive adoption while measuring yourself on the impact you are able to create.
  • Implementation of long-term technology vision for your team.
  • Responsible for the architecture of your product; ensuring it is aligned to the requirements and the charter.
  • Active participant in technology forums & represent McAfee in external forums.
  • Drive technology & tool choices for your team & be responsible for them.
  • Nurture talent

About You: 

  • Over 10+ years of experience in software development and 3+ years of experince in architecting technical solutions
  • Expert knowledge in Microsoft .NET 4.7, C#, ASP.NET
  • Deep knowledge in XML, LINQ, Multithreading, Asynchronous, Parallel Programming
  • Extensive Hands-on experience in  .NET Core Microservices, MVC, Web API, WCF, and JavaScript
  • Proven experince in TSQL Optimization (SQL Server 201X)
  • Experience in utilizing mathematical optimization, Machine Learning & Data Science in modelling and improving business KPIs. Exposure to R/Python and other ML tools & techniques.
  • Experience in online payments/credit card processing, recurring billing & reconciliation for an online business.
  • Still hands-on and interested in designing and writing code
  • Quick & Excellent Problem Solving skills for complex & large scale problems.
  • Technical Breadth – Exposure to a wide variety of problem spaces, technologies.
  • Very Strong System design and OO skills with a nifty ability to craft clean interfaces and operate at theright levels of abstraction.
  • Solid coding skills with ability to drive teams through massive refactoring exercise & improve coding standards across large code bases.
  • Expert-level knowledge, understanding & experience of working with a large variety of multi-tier architectures. Awareness of pitfalls & use cases for a large variety of solutions.
  • Good understanding & experience of high performance web scale & real-time response systems.
  • Experience & exposure to a variety of large scale persistent systems including large databases.
  • Architectural & Design Choices, Deep knowledge on one or more tech stacks, identify
  • alternative tech choices and trade-offs
  • Excellent Mentoring skills – Be the technical mentor to your team.

Company Benefits and Perks:

Our corporate culture and values are central to McAfee’s philosophy. Every day we embrace a more diverse workforce and inclusive environment. We are encouraged to bring our true selves to work. Our wide range of social communities & programs, flexible work hours and family-friendly benefits, all allow our employees to feel valued as people, while enjoying positive and challenging work.

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Perks may include:

  • Pension / Retirement Programs

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage Programs

  • Paid Time Off

  • Support for Community Involvement

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McAfee prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.

Job Type:

Experienced Hire

Primary Location:

India, Bangalore

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