Job Title:  Solutions Architect- Microsoft Technologies

Req ID:  38558
Job Category:  Information Technology

Mentor, OH, US, 44060


At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

Responsible for innovative, maintainable, and sustainable technology solutions that address business needs. Provide technical and functional expertise on Web, Mobile, and Cloud Applications.  In-depth knowledge and experience in information systems architecture, software design methodologies, software design patterns, and object-oriented design, adhere to coding standards, procedures and techniques, and contribute to the technical code documentation.  Remain aware of emerging technologies, programming languages, and standards.  Lead development projects/initiatives and set standards for the development team. Perform continuous appraisal of implemented software.


  • Research, evaluate and recommend software, hardware and cloud technologies
  • Participate in design reviews and provide input to the design recommendations
  • Incorporate security requirements into the design
  • Adhere to technology control policies throughout design, development and testing
  • Incorporate Corporate Architectural standards into the application design specifications
  • Ensure interface specifications are included in the completed deliverable
  • Identify applicable system platforms, components and dependencies
  • Translate technical requirements into programmed application modules
  • Provide uniform integration into legacy systems
  • Provide guidance to support staff on software development and maintenance
  • Maintain communication with other IT staff and pass the information on the latest trends in architecture software
  • Create/test prototypes
  • Participate in project planning sessions with PM's, BA's, Tech Analysts and development team members to analyze business/technology requirements and outline the proposed technology solution
  • Participate in code reviews and ensure that all solutions are aligned to pre-defined architectural specifications
  • Develop/enhance software application modules
  • Perform unit, system and integration testing and participate in capacity/performance testing of an application

Duties - cont'd

Education Degree

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science

Required Experience

  1. 8+ years in all phases of the software development lifecycle
  2. 5+ years of working experience in design and development experience in Enterprise level Microsoft technology applications using .net, C#, advanced JavaScript, CSS, HTML5, and SQL
  3. 2+ years of experience in application architecture
  4. 1+ years of experience in developing and designing applications and web API in a Service Oriented Architecture, including the use of RESTful services and API.
  5. 1+ years of experience working with Microsoft Azure or any other cloud applications
  6. Experience in web application security practices and techniques and experience in remediation of potential application security threats
  7. Experience working in a variety of development methodologies including Agile / SCRUM or other Iterative methodologies
  8. Experience with the design and development of mobile apps is a plus

Preferred Experience


  1. Strong analytical skills.
  2. Must possess a high degree of initiative and self-direction.
  3. Strong verbal and written communication skills, presentation, organizational, and conflict management skills
  4. Knowledge of version and revision control practices and procedures
  5. Knowledge of Oracle ERP or other ERP systems
  6. Solid business acumen and deep understanding of business processes in CRM and customer-facing applications
  7. Experience mentoring and reviewing the work of technical team members.
  8. Ability to work in a matrix team environment with both internal and 3rd party development teams (onshore/offshore)
  9. Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field #LI-KS1


STERIS is a leading global provider of products and services that support patient care with an emphasis on infection prevention.  WE HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD by providing innovative healthcare, life sciences and dental products and services. STERIS is a $5 billion, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 17,000 associates and Customers in more than 100 countries.

If you need assistance completing the application process, please call 1 (440) 392.7047. This contact information is for accommodation inquiries only and cannot be used to check application status.

STERIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We are committed to equal employment opportunity and the use of affirmative action programs to ensure that persons are recruited, hired, trained, transferred and promoted in all job groups regardless of race, color, religion, age, disability, national origin, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, and any other category protected by federal, state or local law.  We are not only committed to this policy by our status as a federal government contractor, but also we are strongly bound by the principle of equal employment opportunity.

The full affirmative action program, absent the data metrics required by § 60-741.44(k), shall be available to all employees and applicants for employment for inspection upon request. The program may be obtained at your location’s HR Office during normal business hours.

Req ID:  38558
Job Category:  Information Technology

Mentor, OH, US, 44060

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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