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12 Jan 2023

Full-Time Solutions Architect

mhaworth – Posted by mhaworth Anywhere

Job Description


Detroit Labs was founded in 2011 with a vision for building digital products, services, and the teams that power them. We’re a diverse and inclusive workplace that strives toward justice and equity. A place unafraid to try new things. We bring our design and development expertise to a wide range of industries and offer services specializing in web and mobile spaces. We have a variety of client teams we work with from startups to fortune 500 companies so there are always new and exciting projects going on. Our team is made up of forward-thinking software professionals who enjoy working together to develop innovative software solutions in an environment where new ideas and unique perspectives are embraced.

As a Solutions Architect, you will report to one of our development managers. You will lead strategic technology discussions with internal and external stakeholders, as well as development teams. You will have the opportunity to create and influence architecture systems across multiple projects by translating business requirements and goals into efficient, scalable solutions. You will be responsible for communicating direction to development teams to design complete and complex frameworks for client products. You will help manage external vendors and budgets for initial product build outs that meet compliance standards, and strategically plan for future iterations. You will lead and facilitate internal and client facing meetings; such as kickoffs, architecture reviews, and status updates. You will have the opportunity to define standards and best practices within this role, and work closely with senior and lead developers looking to become more involved with this work.


  • 8+ years of experience working in the software development field
  • 5+ years working with large scale architecture systems
  • Experience leading projects working through development teams
  • Experience architecting and deploying solutions based on microservices to Cloud platforms such as GCP, AWS, or Azure
  • Experience designing system architecture based on client or internal business requirements
  • Experience working with the Agile software development processes


  • Define processes for technical platforms, system specifications, input/output and working parameters for hardware and/or software compatibility
  • Create and influence architecture across multiple client projects based on our client’s strategies and goals
  • Analyze complex requirements, create system designs, vet with multiple stakeholders and cross-functional teams
  • Design systems that meet regulatory requirements
  • Provide support for internal and external audits
  • Evaluate technology and implementation and hosting vendors for fitness, compliance, sustainability and costs to provide solutions
  • Evaluate new technologies based on technical and business needs – provide recommendations and implementation plans
  • Lead and facilitate architecture reviews with internal and external stakeholders and development teams
  • Participate in regular client meetings such as kickoffs, status updates, etc.
  • Provide multi-layered technical expertise to project teams
  • Mentor, coach, and provide support to Senior and Lead developers
  • Provide support to business development during sales cycle


  • The salary range for this role is $115,000 – $165,000, commensurate with experience
  • Full medical, dental, vision healthcare benefits
  • 401k matching
  • Annual wellness and personal development budget
  • Unlimited PTO Policy
  • Remote friendly
  • Continued learning development opportunities
  • Monthly team fun and engagement budget virtual outings, lunches, and events
  • Volunteer opportunities

How to Apply

Job Types: Full-Time. Salaries: 100,000 and above.

Job expires in 18 days.

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