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Vuuch is early stage start-up www.vuuch.combased in Sudbury, Massachusetts. It is a cloud application that utilizes social technology to connect people based on the work they are doing and have done, rather than their relationships. Vuuch connects the people involved, organizes what needs to get done and relates the unstructured work to the structured deliverables of the business in a way that improves execution, fosters innovation and captures knowledge.
From a technology perspective, Vuuch technology platform is Amazon-hosted based on Linux, Tomcat, and MySQL. The application is written primarily utilizing the Grails MVC framework, the Java and Groovy language, and the extjs 4.0 (www.sencha.com) web framework, In addition, Vuuch has a number of interfaces to third party products which are written in C#, C++, and Java.
The Application Architect will be responsible for the overall design and architecture of the Vuuch application server and web-based UI.
• Be a “core leader” of Vuuch’s development team.
• Architect and develop the core elements our application with significant focus:
o Scalable MVC architecture.
o Integration of the latest in Rich Internet Applications (RIA) design and technologies.
• Deciding on what frameworks and third party technologies to be utilized by our applications.
• Working closely with an off-shore team in solution implementation.
• 5+ years as an Application Architect.
• At least, 2 years of experience with developing cloud-based applications
• Working knowledge of Grails, Groovy, Java platform, and MySQL.
• Desire to be hands-on…has the “whatever it takes” start-up mentality.
• Track record of delivering successful large-scale system.
• Ability to quickly triage problems, determine root cause and drive resolution
Competitive Salary, Equity, and Heath Care Benefits paid in full.
Interested Candidates should submit a completed resume and cover letter to:
Peter Sliwkowski, Vice President of Products email@example.com