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Teen Mania Ministries

Software Architect

Teen Mania Ministries
Tyler, Texas, United States

Date Posted: 03/25/2013
Categories: Business/Administration - Combo Positions - Communications - Media/Technology - Non-ministry Jobs - Other - Para-church Ministries
Denominations: Not Applicable
Church Size: Not Applicable
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Software Architect

Teen Mania Ministries

Job Category: Software Development
Location: Garden Valley, TX
Division: IT Department

The Software Architect oversees the design and development of information management systems for the organization. As the head of the Development division of IT, he is responsible for setting technical standards and conventions, making infrastructure purchase recommendations, and choosing development technologies.

The Software Architect is also expected to provide training and mentorship to intern programmers, and assist in recruiting lower-level developers for the department.


The Software Architect must be able to:

  • Design and lead the development of large-scale information systems
  • Assist Project Managers/Analysts in gathering requirements and building specifications for new systems
  • Work with IT Operations to establish application requirements and diagnose performance problems
  • Manage and communicate project requirements to lower-level developers

Job Requirements:

  • Solid understanding of programming concepts, especially object-oriented
  • 3+ years of actual programming experience [5+ years preferred]
  • Strong knowledge of relational database systems, with experience
  • Able to do basic management of Windows systems (IIS, SQL Server)

The following skills are strongly preferred:

  • C#
  • SQL Server 2008 R2 (programming and administration)

The following skills would be very helpful:

  • Version control systems (ie, Mercurial, Subversion, Git)
  • ASP .NET Web Forms
  • ColdFusion
  • Oracle PL/SQL