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Truist Senior Software Engineer in Raleigh, North Carolina

Req ID: R0073933

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Language Fluency: English (Required)

Work Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Please review the following job description:

The Commercial Technology team leads the way for building differentiated Digital Experiences for Truist Clients. Our Digital full-stack delivery team have a sharp focus on enabling business transformation through modern Architectures, continuous improvement, and the engineering roles are critical in achieving the distinctive results. Our technologists focus on innovative solutions for our clients, and we live our purpose (to inspire and build better lives and communities) each day.

The Application Architect will deliver highly complex could centric micro-service solutions with significant system linkages, dependencies and associated risk. Leads and perform application architecture design and delivery supporting business strategy and roadmap.


Following is a summary of the essential functions for this job. Other duties may be performed, both major and minor, which are not mentioned below. Specific activities may change from time to time.

  • Work as an application architect on a given project, developing and maintaining application architecture throughout the project. Analysis of requirements, designing architectures & concepts, technical lead of a development team.

  • Designing and developing in AWS environments. Executing application modernization, refactoring, and migration approaches to transition workloads (services, databases) from On-Premises to AWS.

  • Participate in testing, maintenance, and escalated support for aligned solutions.

  • Partner with business, enterprise (data, security, cloud) architects to build solution architecture.

  • Participate in the design review process and support the overall Architecture Management process. Also, influence and drive change to the architecture processes, strategies and standards, as needed.

  • Recommending development standards, programming, procedures, and cloud architecture for scale, reuse. Incorporate nonfunctional capabilities into application designs i.e., DR, Fault Tolerance, High Availability, MTTR/MTTD, Application Availability, Recovery Point, avoid single points of failure.

  • Develop design patterns to socialize consistent solution approaches across diverse teams for like problem domains or IT challenges.

  • Ensure adherence to company and industry standards. Provides thought leadership and influence on the application of new technologies and approaches that benefits our business.

  • Mentor less experienced teammates to build technical expertise.

  • Keeps abreast of applications, technologies critical to Cloud native architecture and considers how new features and functionality may be used to solve challenges in technical, business areas.


Required Qualifications:

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Bachelor’s degree and eight years of experience in development or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.

  • In-depth knowledge in information systems and ability to identify, apply, and implement best practices.

  • Understanding of multiple disciplines/processes related to the position.

  • Experience applying and utilizing enterprise architecture standards.

  • Understanding of key business processes and competitive strategies related to the IT function.

  • Ability to plan and manage projects.

  • Ability to solve complex problems by applying best practices.

  • Ability to provide direction and mentor less experienced teammates.

  • Advanced communications skills, including ability to interpret and convey complex, difficult, or sensitive information.

  • In an Agile environment: Knowledge of Agile development and release practices. Experience supporting a team with application architecture in an Agile environment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree and ten+ years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.

  • Deep knowledge and experience with two or more of the following: Data structures, Algorithms, RESTful APIs, and software design with strong analytical and debugging skills.

  • Professional experience building distributed applications or services from the ground up and scaling at an enterprise level.

  • Experience with Spring/Spring Boot, Java, Infrastructure as Code (Terraform), Microservice architectures, AWS (ECS, IAM, API Gateway, Networking), Open-Source tools and frameworks.

  • Strong understanding of SOA, Open API, Cloud Application Design patterns and frameworks (service discovery, circuit breaker, 12 factor, observability).

  • Experience using web servers, application containers, caching technologies, and APM tools.

  • Solid knowledge of relational database design and development (SQL, stored procedures, data modeling).

  • Experience with messaging systems (i.e., Kafka, MQ and JMS), DevOps, CICD tools (Git, Maven/Gradle).

  • Knowledge of CQRS, Event Sourcing, DDD, Networking, Security, modern authentication methods, and middleware platforms.

  • Experience performing architecture / design reviews, presenting technical concepts, solutions with non-technical personnel as well as senior leadership.



Constantly (More than 50% of the time)


Frequently (25% - 50% of the time)


Frequently (25% - 50% of the time)

Visual / Audio / Speaking

Able to access and interpret client information received from the computer and able to hear and speak with individuals in person and on the phone.

Manual Dexterity / Keyboarding

Able to work standard office equipment, including PC keyboard and mouse, copy/fax machines, and printers.


Able to work all hours scheduled, including overtime as directed by manager/supervisor and required by business

General Description of Available Benefits for Eligible Employees of Truist Financial Corporation: All regular teammates (not temporary or contingent workers) working 20 hours or more per week are eligible for benefits, though eligibility for specific benefits may be determined by the division of Truist offering the position. Truist offers medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability, accidental death and dismemberment, tax-preferred savings accounts, and a 401k plan to teammates. Teammates also receive no less than 10 days of vacation (prorated based on date of hire and by full-time or part-time status) during their first year of employment, along with 10 sick days (also prorated), and paid holidays. For more details on Truist’s generous benefit plans, please visit our Benefits site (

. Depending on the position and division, this job may also be eligible for Truist’s defined benefit pension plan, restricted stock units, and/or a deferred compensation plan. As you advance through the hiring process, you will also learn more about the specific benefits available for any non-temporary position for which you apply, based on full-time or part-time status, position, and division of work.

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