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Alight Solutions LLC

Digital Experience Architect- Virtual

2 months agoPeoria, IL / Remote

Our story

At Alight, we believe a company's success starts with its people. At our core, we Champion People, help our colleagues Grow with Purpose and true to our name we encourage colleagues to "Be Alight."

Our Values:

Champion People - be empathetic and help create a place where everyone belongs.

Grow with purpose - Be inspired by our higher calling of improving lives.

Be Alight - act with integrity, be real and empower others.

It's why we're so driven to connect passion with purpose. Our team's expertise in human insights and cloud technology gives companies and employees around the world the ability to power confident decisions, for life.

With a comprehensive total rewards package, continuing education and training, and tremendous potential with a growing global organization, Alight is the perfect place to put your passion to work.



Join our team if you Champion People, want to Grow with Purpose through acting with integrity and if you embody the meaning of Be Alight.

Learn more at careers.alight.com.

Alight is a forward-thinking organization dedicated to delivering exceptional digital experiences for our clients. We are seeking a highly skilled Digital Experience Architect with a track record of designing, implementing, and managing top-tier digital experiences for SaaS platforms. As the driving force behind our digital experience, you will collaborate closely with Enterprise Business Stakeholders, UX experts, Product Management, and Development teams to elevate Alight's web and mobile interfaces. Your role is pivotal in crafting and deploying user-friendly interfaces, mobile applications, and APIs that align with our business objectives while prioritizing accessibility and security. Join us in laying the technical foundation for our end users' journey.

What You'll Do:

  • Strategic Vision: Develop and maintain a strategic vision and roadmap for enhancing the digital experience across the Alight platform ecosystem.
  • Technology Strategy: Collaborate with business leaders and engineering teams to shape the technology strategy, architecture, and technology selection for our web and mobile digital experiences.
  • Coding Standards: Define coding standards and patterns specific to the digital experience to guide the implementation of new features and capabilities.
  • Architectural Planning: Work with domain subject matter experts to conceptualize, plan, design, and implement web and mobile architecture for all user personas within the Alight ecosystem.
  • Subject Matter Expertise: Provide subject matter expertise to product management, UX, and engineering teams when integrating mobile technologies into end-to-end solutions.
  • Documentation: Create comprehensive documents using multiple architectural models or views to illustrate how the organization's current and future needs will be met.
  • Market Research: Research and share end user technology trends and market indicators insights with the team.
  • Collaboration: Collaborate with other enterprise architecture staff, experts, and decision-makers to accurately define end-user compute and mobility requirements.

What You'll Need:

  • Education: Bachelor's/Master's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field, or equivalent practical experience.
  • Experience: A minimum of 8 years of software development experience, with a strong emphasis on web and mobile UI/UX development.
  • Skills: Deep expertise in web technologies (Angular SPA, HTML5, CSS or SASS, and cross-browser compatibility) as well as native and cross-platform mobile technologies such as Xamarin.
  • UI/UX: Expertise in UI/UX design patterns and best practices.
  • Project Management: Demonstrated success in managing large UI products from delivery, code-quality, and maintenance perspectives for consumer-grade interfaces.
  • DevOps: Hands-on experience with core DevOps tools and best practices at a platform level. Experience in managing deployments and build frameworks.
  • Testing: Proficiency with automated test frameworks like Jasmine, Karma, Protractor, etc.
  • Accessibility: Expertise in accessibility and WCAG standards.
  • Change Management: Strong desire and ability to drive change, with the flexibility to adapt quickly. Recognized as a thought leader in your field.
  • Communication: Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Leadership: Strong leadership skills, including coaching and mentoring abilities.

If you are passionate about crafting cutting-edge digital experiences and possess the skills and vision to drive our digital transformation, we invite you to join our dynamic team at Alight. Together, we'll shape the future of digital experiences for our users and stakeholders.

US Citizenship requirements- as this role supports services provided to the federal government and/or a federal government contractor, proof will be required to verify US citizenship status at time of hire.

Flexible Working

So that you can be your best at work and home, we consider flexible working arrangements wherever possible. Alight has been a leader in the flexible workspace and "Top 100 Company for Remote Jobs" 5 years in a row.

Benefits

We offer programs and plans for a healthy mind, body, wallet and life because it's important our benefits care for the whole person. Options include a variety of health coverage options, wellbeing and support programs, retirement, vacation and sick leave, maternity, paternity & adoption leave, continuing education and training as well as a number of voluntary benefit options.

By applying for a position with Alight, you understand that, should you be made an offer, it will be contingent on your undergoing and successfully completing a background check consistent with Alight's employment policies. Background checks may include some or all the following based on the nature of the position: SSN/SIN validation, education verification, employment verification, and criminal check, search against global sanctions and government watch lists, credit check, and/or drug test. You will be notified during the hiring process which checks are required by the position.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Alight is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We celebrate differences and believe in fostering an environment where everyone feels valued, respected, and supported. We know that diverse teams are stronger, more innovative, and more successful.

At Alight, we welcome and embrace all individuals, regardless of their background, and are dedicated to creating a culture that enables every employee to thrive. Join us in building a brighter, more inclusive future.

Diversity Policy Statement

Alight is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against anyone based on sex, race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital or domestic partner status, citizenship, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or any other legally protected characteristics or conduct covered by federal, state or local law. In addition, we take affirmative action to employ and advance in the employment of qualified minorities, women, disabled persons, disabled veterans and other covered veterans.

Alight provides reasonable accommodations to the known limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants for employment with disabilities and sincerely held religious beliefs, practices and observances, unless doing so would result in undue hardship. Applicants for employment may request a reasonable accommodation/modification by contacting his/her recruiter.

Authorization to work in the Employing Country

Applicants for employment in the country in which they are applying (Employing Country) must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the Employing Country and with Alight.

Note, this job description does not restrict management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job to other entities; including but not limited to subsidiaries, partners, or purchasers of Alight business units.

#LI-Remote P&T

We offer you a competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.

Pay Transparency Statement: Alight takes into consideration a candidate's experience, education, certification/credentials, market data, internal equity, and geography when determining an offer for a successful employment candidate, and Alight does so on an individualized, non-discriminatory basis. Therefore, an offer may fall anywhere between the estimated minimum base salary for this role of $201,900.00/year (for full time employees) and the estimated maximum base salary for this role of $290,700.00/year (for full time employees). In addition to a base salary, this position may be eligible for a bonus and/or other incentive plans. Alight also offers a comprehensive benefits package; for specific details on our benefits package, please visit: https://careers.alight.com/us/en/alight-us-benefits-2023

DISCLAIMER:

Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job to other entities; including but not limited to subsidiaries, partners, or purchasers of Alight business units.
Alight Solutions provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, veteran, marital, parental, citizenship, or domestic partner status, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Alight Solutions is committed to a diverse workforce and is an affirmative action employer.

Client-provided location(s): Illinois, USA
Job ID: Alight-R-25086
Employment Type: Other