Java Architect
Berkeley Heights, NJ 
Posted 1 month ago
Job Description
Senior Solutions Architect

Cognizant Digital Engineering If you're like us, you've got big ideas. At Cognizant, we're exploring new ideas every day. We help industry leading companies reinvent their business models and innovate products that create new value-by connecting people with things, insights and experiences. Cognizant digital engineering designs, engineers and delivers digital products and experiences that drive digital-first business models. We offer the most comprehensive digital engineering expertise and client-centric methodology for sustainable innovation.

Location: Berkeley Heights, NJ - Onsite

**You must be legally authorized to work in the United States **


Supervise the development and implementation of high-quality software solutions within the Cards & Payments domain.

Design scalable and resilient system architectures, ensuring alignment with business objectives.

Use AWS cloud services to architect and deploy microservices-based applications.

Lead the integration of Spring Boot 3 applications, improving system performance and reliability.

Ensure the adoption of Java 17 standard methodologies, contributing to the evolution of our technology stack.

Build dynamic and adaptable web applications using React JS.

Collaborate with multi-functional teams to identify and resolve system architecture challenges.

Drive the solution design process, from feasibility through to delivery, ensuring technical and functional requirements are met.

Advocate for and implement best practices in solution architecture and system design.

Facilitate knowledge sharing sessions on AWS, microservices, and other key technologies.

Maintain up-to-date knowledge of technology standards, industry trends, and emerging technologies.


Proven experience in Solution Architecture, particularly within AWS environments, is essential.

Strong background in Solution Design & Architecture and System Architecture Design.

Expertise in Spring Boot 3, Microservices, React 18 and Java 17 is mandatory.

Demonstrated experience in the Cards & Payments domain is required.

Ability to lead and collaborate with cross-functional teams to deliver high-quality software solutions.

Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to think analytically.

Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to articulate complex technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders

Applications will be accepted until 6/24/2024

This position is also eligible for Cognizant's discretionary annual incentive program, based on performance and subject to the terms of Cognizant's applicable plans.

Benefits: Cognizant offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance
  • Paid holidays plus Paid Time Off
  • 401(k) plan and contributions
  • Long-term/Short-term Disability
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan

Disclaimer: The salary, other compensation, and benefits information is accurate as of the date of this posting. Cognizant reserves the right to modify this information at any time, subject to applicable law.

Why Chose Cognizant?

Our associates enjoy robust benefits and training opportunities from our industry recognized, award winning Academy team. You will have access to hundreds of technical trainings to keep your abilities fresh and have opportunities to acquire certifications on the newest technologies.

If you became comfortable with ambiguity, delight by change, and excel through autonomy, we'd love to hear from you!

Cognizant is an equal opportunity employer provider and committed to creating a diverse environment. We consider all applicants without regard to race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, age, marital and family status, disabilities, sexual orientation or preference, veteran status or any other classification protected by state, federal or local law.

About Cognizant:

Headquartered in the U.S, Cognizant leverages a highly flexible business model, a flawless global delivery network, and deep domain expertise to deliver to a long list of world-class companies that are leaders in their own space

Cognizant is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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As soon as possible
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