How much does a Principal Software Architect make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Principal Software Architect in the United States is $70 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $56 and $92. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Principal Software Engineer will work with an Architect and Manager to build the appropriate solution to support the application. The Principal Software Engineer contributes to the development ...
LinkedIn - 16 days ago
Senior Software Architect, Integration - Remote Job Category: Engineering & Cloud Location: US ... principals and tools for the next generation of the Platform. This role can be based out of our ...
Upward.net - 53 days ago
Eliassen Group - Reston , VA
Principal Cloud Architect (15+ Years of Experience in Enterprise/Solution/Infrastructure ... Experience with TOGAF preferred. • Proficient in the following Software & Tools: MS Word ...
LinkedIn - 16 days ago
American Association of Motor - Arlington , VA
We are looking for a Principal Software Engineer who can handle a challenging, fast-paced, customer ... Create designs, write code, and unit tests in-line with approved architecture and engineering ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 73 days ago
AnApplication Architect plays an important role in the design and analysis of software projects ... Job Posting Sentara Health Plan iscurrently hiring a Principal Application Architect For Optima ...
Upward.net - 66 days ago
Warriors Recruiting - Ashburn , VA
Principal Systems Architect Location: Telecommute options available - commutable to Ashburn, VA and ... software, platform and network configurations * Provide updates to stakeholders on project cost ...
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