The Hartford Digital Tech Lead-Architect in CHARLOTTE, North Carolina

Title: Digital Tech Lead-ArchitectLocation: United States-North Carolina-CharlotteJob Number: 1801798The Digital Technical Leader is a senior technical position that requires 10 years’ experience in IT, combined with demonstrated technical knowledge of implementing Digital platforms and capabilities. If you’re a passionate technical leader with a desire to never stop learning and looking to stay on top of the latest trends in Digital and emerging technologies such as APIs, Microservices, Cloud technologies, IoT, Artificial Intelligence, Robotic Process Automation and more, this position is for you.


  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Primary accountability for the position involves establishing and driving clear and effective solution designs aligning to The Hartford’s reference architectures, blueprints, and business and IT strategies across The Hartford’s digital enterprise. 

Responsible for conceptualizing and designing architectures that enable strategic initiatives & technology objectives.

Evaluating software technology/products for enterprise use.

Participation with agile teams to ensure architecture standards are being maintainedQualifications:

Bachelors Degree or equivalent work experience.

The applicant must have vertically deep experience and technical skills in implementing digital engagement platforms with a broad understanding of traditional and modern Web and Mobile technology frameworks, platforms, vendor software solutions, development tools, and processes. 

The incumbent must have proven experience implementing and/or leading end-to-end designs, resulting in successful delivery of enterprise level Digital solutions for systems of engagement (Traditional Web, Responsive Design, Single Page Apps (SPA), or Mobile App) leveraging technologies such as Angular, REACT, Bootstrap, Javascript, Java, Spring, etc.

Experience designing and implementing Microservices or API-based integrations with clear understanding of JSON, REST, etc.  Experience integrating both modern and legacy systems is a plus.

Clear understanding of cloud and container deployment architectures including building cloud-ready applications and container orchestration systems.

Understanding of Robot Process Automation (RPA) and/or Intelligent Operations systems or capabilities.

Experienced working with agile development teams, methodologies and toolsets.

Experience with DevOps practices including but not limited to continuous integration (CI) and continuous deployment (CD) concepts and tools; familiarity with automated testing and code analysis tools.

Experience with developing reusable assets such as prototypes, solution designs, documentation and other materials that contribute to department and organization effectiveness and efficiency.

The incumbent must have strong written and verbal communication, presentation, and technical writing skills with ability to effectively communicate solution recommendations and influence key stakeholders.

A strong desire to stay on top of trends in the Digital and Emerging Technology space.

  Behaviors at the Hartford:

Deliver Outcomes – Demonstrate a bias for speed and execution that serves our shareholders and customers.

Operate as a Team Player – Work together to drive solutions for the good of The Hartford.

Build Strong Partnerships – Demonstrate integrity and build trust with others.

Strive for Excellence – Motivate yourself and others to achieve high standards and continuously improve.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity or Expression/Religion/AgeJob: ArchitecturePrimary LocationUnited States-North Carolina-CharlotteOther LocationsScheduleFull-timeJob LevelIndividual ContributorEducation LevelBachelor's Degree (±16 years)Job TypeStandardShiftDay JobEmployee StatusRegularOvertime StatusExemptTravelYes, 10 % of the TimePostingJun 4, 2018, 4:44:44 PMRemote Worker OptionNoThe Hartford is an equal employment and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, ancestry or citizenship status, genetic information, pregnancy status or any other characteristic protected by law. The Hartford maintains a drug-free workplace and is committed to building inclusion and leveraging diversity.