Software Architect / Software Senior Engineer

Date:  Nov 21, 2023

Capital Federal, AR

Requisition ID:  35014


Avaya is a global leader in digital communications products, solutions, and services for businesses of all sizes delivering most of its technology through software and services. We enable organizations around the globe to succeed by creating intelligent communications experiences f or our clients, their employees, and their customers. Every minute of every day, we power positive and productive interactions that drive customer loyalty, team collaboration and business success. 
We’re focused on Innovation without Disruption, removing barriers, and placing our customers best interests at the forefront of everything we do. The world is evolving in technologically exciting ways, and we strive to lead revolutions in how businesses leverage the cloud, artificial intelligence, automation, and mobility. 
We aren’t just focused on customer experience, we also prioritize the employee experience, and we work hard to engage and empower our people throughout their career with us. We’re seeking the best diverse talent to shape and transform how the world connects. Find out more at Careers at Avaya


We are looking for someone with a solid technical background, both in deployment architectures as well as in software development practices, with the willingness to learn new technologies and understanding existing products while focusing on the customer's business needs.  Applicants must be fluent in oral and written English communication skills.  We're looking for someone that has an interest in learning new technologies in the communications field. 


Your mission will be to bind together the business needs of our customers with the technical abstractions and implementation of the same, in such a way that the software system is able to achieve the business functionality customers are looking for with the right balance of flexibility, availability, extensibility and other nonfunctional requirements.


  • Responsible for the definition, design, and leadership of the development of end-to-end custom applications for Avaya customers worldwide.
  • Provide pre-sales support by analyzing customer needs, proposing a software solution, executing presentations and software demonstrations.
  • Performs the gathering and documentation of functional and non-functional requirements of the applications.
  • Defines the high level and the low-level software design for envisioned applications, considering mainstream development platforms as well as Avaya APIs that will be used to integrate the applications with the Avaya communication products.
  • Supports development team on development tasks, including writing proofs of concept, planning, and designing integration and unit testing, troubleshooting issues, planning, and executing performance testing and other key activities during the software development lifecycle.
  • Work in conjunction with Professional Services Technical delivery teams as part of a global distributed team, acting as a key contributor in a complex/critical environment.
  • Keep track of the development project key aspects, like scope, process compliance, technical quality, and timelines.
  • Act as a source of technical expertise to others in own area.
  • Explain difficult concepts to a variety of audiences and ensure meaning is understood.
  • Create formal networks internally and externally.



  • Software Engineering, Software Design and domain modeling. 
  • Requirements gathering, solution design and presales activities. 
  • 3+ years of full-time work experience as a Software Architect and at least 3 years full time application development (Java SE/EE, Spring, Jenkins, Sonar and other open-source tools in the Java ecosystem).
  • Experience with at least one application server platform, such as Tomcat, WebSphere, WebLogic, or Boss.
  • Container orchestration systems like Docker or Kubernetes.
  • Web development, RESTful interfaces, APIs, messaging systems and relational database modeling and systems. 
  • Very good understating of application runtime profiling, performance tests and tools. 
  • Good leadership skills, be a good team worker that enjoys working in a multicultural environment. 
  • Modern microservices platforms and frameworks such as Spring Boot, Kafka, Containers. 

Preferred Knowledge




  • Dimensional models, analytics, stream processing, and machine learning. 
  • JavaScript development and tools, as well as UI development libraries and frameworks, such as Angular, React or Vue.js. 
  • Google CCAI and ChatGPT.
  • Software project management skills. 
  • Rust programming language. 
  • Communications Standards Knowledge (SIP, CCXML, VXML).
  • Contact Center Domain & Cloud knowledge.
  • Market leading public Cloud solutions (AWS, Google, Azure) is a plus.
  • Software development life cycles.


College degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Telecommunication Networks, Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field required.


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