Highlight Technologies

Architect Engineer (Remote)

Job Locations US-NY-Ballston Spa


We are seeking an individual who can provide technical leadership in solutions and foundational architecture. You will provide the technical design of a safety observation automation solution, and architect a foundational data layer to support the eventual analytics that will be performed.


This position is fully remote until further notice. 


Establish a framework and approach for application development and data management and other tasks associated with the Services, and will:

  • Establish and maintain project communications through the Client Project Manager
  • Assist in preparation, execution and delivery of the Plant Operations Project Plan activities, tasks, assignments, and milestones
  • Participate in regularly scheduled project status meetings with Client's project team
  • Manage the technical activities of supplier project personnel
  • Lead the technical application design, development, deployment, maintenance, and operation for entire project scope
  • Support the supplier Project Manager to manage, and control all work items, with responsibilities in all technical delivery


  • DoD Secret clearance required.
  • Bachelor's Degree in related field and 5 years of relevant professional/exempt experience OR Master's Degree in related field and 3 years of relevant professional/exempt experience.
  • Architecture and Data/Software Engineering skills.

  • Must be proficient in at least one programming language such as C/C++ or Python.  Must have hands on experience in the following areas:

    • Development of enterprise architectures using industry best practice frameworks such as TOGAF, Service Oriented Architecture, Clean Code/Clean Architecture
    • Cloud based systems architecture
    • Data layer architecture, from traditional data warehousing to modern lakehouse approaches
    • Application layer architecture
    • Modern data management approaches to mastering, semantic services, metadata management including business and technical metadata
    • Understanding and architecting in the context of hardware, network, and security constraints and requirements

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated use of DevOps Software Development Cycle
  • Agile/Scrum methodology experience

About Highlight

For over ten years, Highlight has provided Development and Modernization, Secure IT, and Mission Solution services to our federal government customers. Our team knows the technology; we understand how our customers and their stakeholders work; and we know how to implement industry best practices to deliver high-quality, end-to-end solutions that minimize risk and maximize results.


Since our inception, Highlight has had an employee-first mindset. Our mission is to provide employees with rewarding and impactful career opportunities. In 2021, Highlight’s founder and CEO, Rebecca Andino, implemented an Employee Stock Ownership Plan to embody and expand our culture of transparency, teamwork and rewarding the work of our employees. By becoming an ESOP, our employee-owners share in the success of the company through their ownership stake. To learn more about ESOPS, check out: www.esopinfo.org


We’re an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change - regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristics. Our team is dedicated to foster diversity within our teams to promote creativity, innovation, and teamwork to deliver the best solutions for our customers.




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