Job Description: Senior Solution Architect

Are you passionate about cybersecurity? Looking to join an organization that is approaching the industry in a bold new light and disrupting outdated tech? Being a part of the BIO-key team means working with the brightest minds in the business to solve the most challenging problems in cybersecurity for enterprises around the globe.

We're leading the way with innovative solutions that have been shaping the cybersecurity landscape for the past two decades. Our products and solutions help customers in a way that is simple, secure, and unique. For us, there's no cookie-cutter "quick solve" – we take risks and bring creativity and impact to our work. Join us to be a part of a company with exciting momentum offering competitive salaries, stock options, and great perks.

As a Senior Solution Architect, you will be part of a dynamic team that directly supports customers using our security-focused software products. Responsibilities include working as part of an agile development team to ideate Kubernetes-related infrastructure and software solutions, designing and managing Kubernetes clusters, designing and developing RESTful services and APIs, and managing cloud-based functional databases. Other responsibilities include troubleshooting and debugging applications on the cluster as necessary, keeping current with industry trends and developments that can be applied to company needs, and writing technical documentation.

Job Type: Full-time

  • 5+ years of work experience developing and debugging C/C++
  • Expert in Linux (e.g. Ubuntu, CentOS or Debian)
  • Strong experience with both MySQL via ODBC and HTTP (in general)
  • 2+ years prior work experience developing on server tier of web applications
  • 2+ years of work experience with a server-side scripting language such as PHP and/or Python
  • 2+ years PostgreSQL/MySQL or similar database
  • Linux proficiency

Bonus Experience:

  • AWS proficiency (or Azure or GKE)
  • Full-Stack RoR/Django, Javascript, CSS/HTML, and general web principles
  • Solid knowledge of Nginx
  • Responsive Web design (Frameworks like Bootstrap, etc.)
  • UX principles + design
  • REST API design / JSON
  • CI/CD
  • Security development principles - token management, encryption, certificates, etc.

Requirements:

  • 4-year college degree preferred but not required
  • Effective and professional written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to manage time effectively, work independently and be self-motivated
  • Passion for quality and efficiency
  • Authorization to work in the United States without Visa Sponsorship

Who We Are:

BIO-key International, Inc. (NASDAQ: BKYI) is an innovative provider of Biometric Identity and Identity and Access Management (IAM) solutions. BIO-key has experienced phenomenal growth, attributing its success to an understanding of customers' pain, having the ability to demonstrate a positive return on investment, and differentiating itself from the competition by delivering flexible security solutions that have rapid time to value.