Software Due Diligence Architect

West Monroe

West Monroe

1,001-5,000 employees

Digital management consulting services


Senior, Expert

London, UK

Required Skills
Business Strategy
  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field preferred, or equivalent experience required
  • Consulting firm/industry experience preferred
  • 6-11+ years of experience in software development/architecture, preferably at the enterprise level, with background in areas such as Microsoft .Net, Java with J2EE, JavaScript (React, Angular), and/or other common stacks like Python/Ruby/AWS
  • Confident in recognizing and applying modern software design concepts such as separation of concerns, microservices, service-oriented architecture, test-driven development, model-driven development, etc.
  • Awareness of contemporary and legacy software architectural patterns, styles, and respective tradeoffs
  • Well-versed in complex business systems integration, migrations, and custom object-oriented design/development
  • Preference for familiarity with application security, secure coding principles, DevSecOps, and/or secure SDLC
  • Demonstrated experience leading technical engagements including proposal development, estimation, and day-to-day project management (time tracking, budgeting, status reporting, etc.)
  • Strong sense of urgency with comfortability delivering solutions in fast-paced, dynamic environments
  • Excellent critical thinking, leadership, communication, and project management skills
  • Willingness to travel for client engagements
  • Collaborate with Transaction Services consultants from other competencies (I.e. Cloud, Cybersecurity) in support of client M&A activity, and solve their business problems through analysis of existing technology systems, software applications, team operations, and business processes
  • Assess underlying software/technology landscape within enterprise organizations to make recommendations to strategic investors on improving market readiness, achieving long-term scalability, and/or reducing operational cost
  • Analyze contemporary, layered software application/architecture stacks down to the code level
  • Evaluate SDLC processes, risks, and project management methodologies for best practices, security, and maturity levels
  • Formulate strategic investment summaries, key risk mitigation analyses, and long-term technology-based strategy for both pre-close and post-close projects
  • Establish the linkage between business strategy and technology (and vice versa) to deliver impactful outcomes
  • Stay abreast of technology trends and their practical (or potential) application, and help clients understand the ‘art of the possible’ with innovative and disruptive technology solutions
  • Support new business development with existing clients by identifying unique opportunities and liaising to appropriate client leads, account managers, or business developers

West Monroe's mission is to partner with companies in transformative industries to deliver quantifiable financial value. The company functions in multidisciplinary teams that blend management consulting, digital design, and product engineering to move companies from traditional ways of working to digital operating models—and create experiences that transcend the digital and physical worlds.

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Chicago, Illinois



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Parental leave

Medical coverage

Flexible PTO

401(k) plan

Company stock purchase program

Flexible spending accounts

Pre-tax transportation benefits

Company-provided & supplemental life insurance

Perks & discounts program

Short-term & long-term disability insurance

Pet insurance

Travel bonus program

LifeLock group rate