Software Architect (ISB)

Islamabad /
Engineering – Backend /
Full-time
US Mobile is on a mission to revolutionize connectivity. Imagine a world where you can go into a single app and buy terabytes of data for every one of your devices: phone, smart devices, car, home broadband, and more. That’s the future that US Mobile is building: a software platform built truly for the 21st century and the age of 5G and IoT, with world class engineering, best-in-class user experience, and features that will define the next generation of connectivity. 

At the core of it all, we have a team and culture that has been recognized by Forbes as one of the top 500 best startup employers in the US. Our team spans diverse backgrounds, cultures, and stories, with employees coming from 20+ countries.

We're a venture-backed company entering hypergrowth, having recently ranked 94th on Inc 5000's fastest-growing private companies in America, and we’re looking for someone exceptional to join our team.

Job Description

We're looking for an exceptional software architect to help us scale and connect millions of devices to wireless networks. The projects and potential impact are incredible. We're looking for talented, ambitious, and entrepreneurial team members who are excited to tackle these challenges.

The role is based out of our ISB office.

Key Qualifications

    • You are a passionate, hands-on engineer
    • A leader to your team, a self-starter, and a quick problem-solver
    • Experience with scale and high-traffic applications
    • Able to size tasks and collaborate for optimal delivery times
    • Engaged with modern approaches to help transform and constantly modernize
    • Realize the benefits of cloud-native applications and architectures on our platform
    • Lead projects from concept to completion/delivery
    • Assist teams in migrating or modernizing the tech stack
    • Establish best practices and processes for the utmost Quality control on what your team delivers
    • Be a go-to person to answer the questions for the people on your team
    • Modernize our applications, incrementally improving infrastructure and app architecture techniques
    • Work with teams to architect and build new product features and become an agent of change within the engineering team
    • Be solutions driven. Come to the table with options. No is not an acceptable answer

Ideal Skills

    • You are a great written and verbal communicator
    • 10+ years of software development experience
    • Experience with Kubernetes
    • Strong knowledge of Java 8 (onwards), Spring Boot, and Spring Cloud
    • Strong knowledge of RDBMS and NoSQL concepts
    • Hands-on API design experience
    • Experience building distributed / service oriented / microservice-style and cloud-based application architectures
    • Have an understanding of - or implementation experience in - building Twelve-Factor applications and using Domain Driven Design
    • Experience building enterprise applications, including integration with COTS systems
    • You are an Agile practitioner, familiar with extreme programming, test-driven development, pairing, continuous integration, continuous delivery, and related techniques
    • Experience with scale and high-traffic applications
    • Experience with different nonfunctional conformance aspects like security, reliability, and high availability
    • Experience with Google Cloud and Kubernetes (GKE & GCP)
    • Experience in Domain-Driven Design, Event Storming techniques to flush out high-level architectural patterns
    • Microservice architecture and API Gateway knowledge
    • You have strong self-initiative, passion, interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills. Collaboration skills with the ability to work, influence, and make an impact in a cross-functional environment within all levels of the organization

Preferred Skills

    • You are a polyglot programmer (you might have used JavaEE, Python, etc.)

Think you’d be a great fit? Apply to learn more!