• Solutions Architect

    Location US-TX-Carrollton
    Posted Date 3 months ago(7/19/2018 1:53 PM)
  • Overview

    Company: G6 Hospitality



    The position of Solution Architect at G6 Hospitality is responsible for translating requirements created by functional teams into the architecture for the solution and leads it through architecture, design, and implementation. The Solution Architect is also responsible for organizing the development effort of the solution and to provide the vision that underlies the solution and the execution of that vision into the solution. The Solution Architect focuses on establishing the best technology solution to meet a specific business need. The qualified candidate must possess extensive, proven technical expertise in a diverse set of technologies.  The candidate must also prove flexibility to work on multiple projects utilizing different skill sets simultaneously. This position is responsible for developing, implementing and supporting a variety of software systems.


    About G6 Hospitality


    Whether you’re working at our headquarters in Carrollton or at one of our Motel 6 or Studio 6 locations, you have the unique opportunity to connect and leave a positive impact on those who visit us every day, in a real and meaningful way.


    As an iconic brand in economy lodging, we live to serve both our guest and our team members, equally. We seek out those who have a Heart for Service and a desire to grow with our organization. We provide our team members competitive benefits, in addition to leadership coaching and development opportunities through robust training and forums. Plus, with our Operation Next Step program we are committed to honoring and supporting our veterans and military spouses by creating opportunities to take that next step in their career with us.


    At G6, we work hard but we make sure to show our appreciation for our team members’ contributions during our CEO Awards, Team Member Appreciation Month, Veterans Day events, in addition to providing incentives for our frontline team members.


    If you have a service attitude, a desire to transform your career and have an entrepreneurial spirit, we look forward to having you join our team!  


    • Create detailed and innovative architectural solutions, ensuring feasibility, functionality and integration with existing systems and platforms.
    • Demonstrates expertise in a variety of the technology concepts, best practices and procedures.
    • Provides consultation on complex projects.
    • Provides guidance to development staff on solutions implementation.
    • Ability to provide solid long-term architectural recommendations to management.
    • Collaborate with various software, IT, and support teams and provides recommendations for architecture improvements.
    • Work with Application, Networking, and Security teams to develop appropriate infrastructure for applications.
    • Advise and guide support teams in monitoring techniques and standards.
    • Provide guidance in support teams development of performance test execution and validates results.
    • Ability to maintain and evolve internally and externally created software components.
    • Develop systems including coding, testing, and debugging.
    • Considered top level specialist.
    • Guides a team of developers, as assigned, through project completion.
    • Assist in the creation of project time lines.
    • Read and interpret documents and instructions from customers, vendors, and other employees.
    • Communicate effectively with customers, vendors, and other employees.
    • Extensive knowledge of Cloud base technologies and web-based systems architecture.
    • Excellent skills in all of the following areas: presentation and facilitation, analytical and problem solving.
    • Ability to travel for meetings with customers, vendors, other employees, and/or other business necessities as needed.


    • Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field. Post-graduate education is a plus.
    • Seven plus years as an information systems professional with five plus years in specialization.
    • Motivated to work with limited direction toward predefined objectives, and independently determine the correct approach.Must have the ability to work in a highly collaborative, team-oriented environment and demonstrated ability to develop innovative solutions to complex problems.
    • Must possess very good analytical and problem solving skills.
    • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.  Must also be able to clearly convey technical concepts to non-technical individuals.
    • Self motivator that manages and prioritize multiple tasks.
    • Work independently and as part of a team.
    • Technical Expertise in the following areas:
      • Databases
        • Sql Server
        • NoSql
        • Informix
        • Oracle
      • Operating Systems
        • Microsoft Windows
        • Linux
        • Sun Solaris
        • Version Control
        • CVS
        • SourceSafe/Team Foundation Server
        • GIT or other cloud based repositories
      • Technical
        • Expert knowledge in the following:
          • Microsoft development frameworks
          • XML
          • Java
          • JSON
          • Web Services
          • Data Modeling
          • Cloud based architectures
      • Experiences
        • OWASP and secure coding techniques
        • Extensive experiences with system architecture and software development in a variety of implementations.
        • Experience working in an Agile, Dev-Ops Environment.
        • Code reviews
        • Test execution and validation.
        • Expertise in all facets of the SDLC.


    To apply, please click on the application link, or send resumes to careers@g6hospitality.com


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