Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology, or a related field or equivalent experience5 years of experience performing systems design, implementation and administration5 years of programming experience1 year of experience as an architect or in an equivalent rolePreferred Qualifications 7 years of experience performing systems design, implementation and administration7 years of programming experience with some in Mobile Platforms3 years of experience as an architect or in an equivalent role supporting Mobile architecturesMaster's degree in computer science, information technology, or a related field or equivalent experienceAdvanced technical certificationsProficiency in the Microsoft Office suiteKnowledge of coding in Objective C, Swift, Java, or KotlinDetailed understanding of RESTful APIs and architecturesSoftware development life cycle process knowledgeJob SummaryThe Software Architect of a Mobile team establishes the technical strategy within native mobile applications and their corresponding backend APIs; oversees the architectural design, development and deployment of Mobile's overall software and/or system; develops the technical vision; and creates the architectural road map to enable that vision.ResponsibilitiesEstablish, document, communicate and enforce the policy for standardizing systems and software as necessaryDevelop, document and communicate plans for implementing software including Architectural diagramsPrototype and create proof-of-concept implementations for new and existing technologies to make recommendationsDevelop strategies for dependency management, build systems and continuous integrationCollaborate with development teams on best practices, process changes, standards and continuous process improvement topics (unit testing, continuous integration, code reviews, etc.) and build highly maintainable and reusable automation modulesDevelop a strategic vision for software platforms that enable the broader vision for the Technology team and the businessMentor and coach team members to expand their awareness of other aspects of the companyDevelop some percentage of the time on Mobile/API systems to keep skills currentPromote a good engineer culture on the Mobile teamsDevelop relationships with other architects and mobile teams to help develop standards and patternsWork with senior leaders to communicate and deploy Mobile's technical visionWho We AreWe're America's largest mortgage lender, closing loans in all 50 states. J.D. Power ranked Quicken Loans "Highest in Customer Satisfaction in Primary Mortgage Origination" for the past 11 consecutive years, 2010 - 2020. The company was also ranked highest in the nation for client satisfaction among mortgage servicers by J.D. Power for 7 consecutive years, 2014 through 2020, each year the company was eligible. There's a simple reason we've been so successful: We care about the people we work with.If you're tired of stuffy, bureaucratic workplaces, then you'll be delighted to find something different here. We strive to make a creative, fun and collaborative environment you simply won't find anywhere else. Quicken Loans was once again named to FORTUNE magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For" list in 2019 and has been included in the magazine's top one-third of companies named to the list for the past 16 consecutive years. In addition, Essence Magazine named Quicken Loans the "#1 Place to Work in the Country for African Americans."DisclaimerThis is an outline of the primary responsibilities of this position. As with everything in life, things change. The tasks and responsibilities can be changed, added to, removed, amended, deleted and modified at any time by the leadership group.