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The Path to Becoming a Software Architect

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Have you ever wondered what career opportunities a developer has? What directions are open, beyond what horizons to grow. And most importantly, where are developers beyond the age of 45? Is there a developer among your friends who is over 45? I know several developers beyond this age, and many of...

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Developer Career Opportunity

Have you ever wondered what career opportunities a developer has? What directions are open, beyond what horizons to grow. And most importantly, where are developers beyond the age of 45? Is there a developer among your friends who is over 45? I know several developers beyond this age, and many of...

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There are several career paths a developer might take:

● The first and obvious one is to grow in the area in which you are working . If you are a junior developer, then become to middle, then senior and lead roles.

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Become a software architect . This direction will be considered in this series of articles.

Get out of IT . Sometimes this happens. It is never too late to do what you like to do.

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How to Become a Software Architect?

To begin with, it is requisite to define milestone goals that lead to achieving your strategic goal of becoming a software architect. For me, such goals for the next six months are:

Understand and try several technological stacks . My current knowledge i...

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First, let’s consider the characteristics of the architect :

Communicability . Having talked with many software architects, I heard that it is one of the essential characteristics of this specialist. During the working day, they have to speak with custom...

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Stress resistance . You will have to make decisions because in this role, you will be asked to do so, and you will need a response. You will be working with different people from different areas, and you will have to deal with rapidly changing demands or even with changing busi...

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Broad and deep technical knowledge . It should be obvious since one cannot become a software architect with a medical background. Besides, the architect usually has expertise in several technological stacks at a decent level and should have a good understanding of a few other o...

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Responsibility . You should understand that architect decisions are usually the most expensive. Therefore, a person in this position should take the most responsible approach to his work and the decisions made. If the developer’s error costs a couple of days of work of one pers...

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