Head of Architecture

Tel Aviv · Full-time

About The Position

As the Head of Architecture at Logz.io, you will be the establisher of what will eventually become a new team of architects. The Logz.io platform is currently spread across 3+ products based on 50+ micro-services running in 10 regions on two infrastructure providers… and growing. The main goal of this team is to define and establish Logz.io’s technological roadmap and to steer the hyper-growing Engineering organization onto it. All this while accommodating 5x-10x YoY scale in terms of overall data processed.

Getting there, while keeping our existing customers satisfied, is an on-going process, based on our core engineering value of Continuous Improvement. It involves day to day interaction with the Engineering Team, Product Management, and Customer Success.

Responsibilities

  • Be involved in the feature roadmap and provide technological consultancy for those
  • Help steer the Technical Roadmap & Architecture by:

Shaping infrastructure-based solutions together with the team in an incremental process

Encouraging alignment of features to Architecture Roadmap (vision)

Accompanying major infrastructure components from design brainstorming to deep code reviews and preparing the relevant ones to be open sourced

  • Help evolve our Open Source Where Possible approach in each feature to achieve clean code, design and architecture, and strengthen our engineering brand
  • Build a strong engineering department and brand by encouraging knowledge sharing through conferences and meetups, including international conference appearances, and blog posts.
  • Help keep the company and engineering culture
  • Guide towards clean code and architecture by example through code reviews, sharing knowledge team sessions
  • Tap into the technological eco-systems, and encourage usage of new/better frameworks, architecture patterns, and ideas to move the architecture and system to a better place

Requirements

  • Proven experience in building large-scale web applications and services using the Java/JVM ecosystem
  • In-depth knowledge of the Java ecosystem in terms of existing frameworks, in each category
  • Experience building large scale, highly redundant, high throughput systems
  • Experience in solving performance issues in production. Both JVM related and other commonly used technologies
  • Up-to-date knowledge on new methodologies, frameworks and tools as they emerge in the industry with the aim to introduce them to the organization as part of developing the Technical Roadmap
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Plus: Community involvement: meetups, people, conferences, etc.


Additional Info:

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