Enterprise Architect Job summary 1
Enterprise Architect leads initiatives using project management best practices and industry architecture frameworks. The Enterprise Architect leads design efforts, defines end-to-end architectures, oversees and performs research studies and presentations that include recommendations, and instructions for proposed implementations; formulating logical descriptions of problems; and recommending optimum solutions. This position requires someone with proven industry experience working with significant degree of creativity and independence.
The Enterprise Architect works with other IT groups in defining architectures, leading projects that cross functional agency systems and other state entities that require coordinating, planning, and scheduling during project transition, development and implementation stages. Works under minimal supervision, with extensive latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.
Enterprise Architect Duties & Responsibilities 1
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Enterprise Architect for defining enterprise portfolio roadmaps that meet specific business needs.
Conducts and oversees studies and the preparation of initiative reports that include study findings, presentations, recommendations, and instructions for proposed system implementations; formulates logical descriptions of problems; and devises and implements optimum solutions.
Performs highly advanced and/or managerial (senior-level) computer systems analysis work.
Work involves planning and analyzing user requirements, procedures, and problems to automate processing or to improve existing systems.
Prepare As-Is, To Be, Gap analysis, SWOTs, charts, diagrams, and tables that depict the present and proposed systems in terms of costs, benefits derived, and tasks accomplished.
Plans and schedules studies and system implementations.
Drives and leads initiatives that cross functional agency systems, other IT groups and other state entities that require coordinating, planning, and scheduling during project development and implementation stages.
Provides the options in the determination and implementation of architectural solutions.
Provides the design and implementation of new or revised methods that effectively meet agency business needs.
Evaluates current and future solutions, applications, technologies and establish overall requirements and planning objectives.
Provides expertise in the development of and/or develops agency Information Technology (IT) operations and management information system plans.
Oversees the development, analysis, and revision of design procedures, program codes, test procedures, and quality standards.
Plays a critical role in translating business strategy into technical strategy and defines end-to-end technology architectures that support the strategy.
Provides Architectural expertise on strategic planning actions and policy decisions related to the agency’s systems and makes recommendations concerning the direction of the agency’s computer and management information systems.
Analyzes and defines agency disaster recovery responsibilities and procedures.
Articulates desired future state, understand the current state, identify gaps between the two states, and develop approaches to close these gaps.
Assists in the preparation of information technology planning and justification.
Coordinating and solving problems; in developing or revising program code; in scheduling, testing, installing, and implementing programs.
Analyzes systems and procedures; to write and revise standards and procedures; to handlemultiple projects; to communicate effectively.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Enterprise Architect Requirements & Skills 1
Knowledge of emerging solutions, applications and technologies, critical thinking and communication skills
Skill in attention to detail
Skill in effective written and oral communication
Skill in effective leadership and decision-making
Skill in analysis and interpretation of large, complex IT/technology products and services
Skill in influencing, negotiation, mediation, and problem resolution
Ability to direct and organize program activities
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Ability to manage multiple competing priorities under pressure
Ability to work occasional overtime and a flexible schedule as needed to meet work objectives and deadlines
Ability to establish and evaluate program policies, procedures, goals and objectives that support the strategic plan
Ability to identify problems, evaluate alternatives, and implement effective solutions
Ability to coordinate multiple assignments, organize and set priorities, and meet deadlines
Ability to logically assemble and evaluate information
Ability to prepare concise reports and analyze complex information
Ability to plan, assign and supervise the work of others. Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisors, peers, staff and others
Ability to organize complex technology solutions, that include; specific technology deliverables, roadmaps, timelines, operational requirements and budgets impacts
Ability to create cloud base architectural patterns and solutions at an enterprise level
Cloud Architecture or Engineering Certifications Preferred
Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a Bachelor of Administration (BA) or Bachelor of Science (BS) in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business or a related field is required. Experience may be substituted on a year for year basis
5+ years of IT experience with in Global IT environments including cloud and third party outsourced components
3+ years of experience architecting, engineering, supporting or developing enterprise IT solutions in hosted and cloud environment
2+ years of experience as an Architect
Experience with at least three of the following domains: cloud, analytics, data management, infrastructure, access channels, security, applications, software engineering, networking, or systems integration preferred
Experience with wireless communications, network security, voice and data networking systems
Enterprise Architect Job summary 2
This role will help execute the Business Unit's vision and ensure that the enterprise landscape for Company remains up-to-date, supportable, and efficient. We are looking for an
Enterprise Architect to help plan, execute, and measure the strategy of the EA across the global landscape of Company. Additionally, this role will assist in evaluating new solutions as they are proposed/introduced to the environment, assessing the existing portfolio of applications and technologies as part of a continuous cycle of evaluation and rationalization.
Enterprise Architect Duties & Responsibilities 2
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Gathering & Cataloguing information related to applications, technologies, and other information related to the enterprise landscape
Assist in stakeholder interviews and documenting information
Preparing business cases for changes, rationalization, or transformation of applications within the landscape
Working with the application, technology, product, and domain owners to ensure that roadmaps are present & maintained for their respective entries in the catalog
Assisting in gathering the metrics of the landscape, and the EA processes as a steward of the enterprise
Assist in Architecture Review Board processes, including monitoring the pipeline of requests and scheduling reviews with the Global EA
Act as a steward of the master inventory of applications, technologies, domains, and standards
Assess and adapt Architecture Frameworks to operational processes, business processes, services, capabilities, systems, and data views to meet program objectives.
Do significant competitive research and Excellent communication, attention to detail, and critical thinking abilities
Enterprise Architect Requirements & Skills 2
Undergraduate degree in IT, Business, Technology, or Data related field
1-3 years experience as a Technical/Solution Analyst
Able to communicate across disparate groups and levels in the organization
Thrive in a dynamic environment, maintaining composure and a positive attitude
Demonstrable understanding of development processes and agile methodologies
Proactively initiates, develops, and maintains effective working relationships with team members
Experience gathering and analyzing requirements and documenting technical information
Basic understanding of enterprise application technologies as well as common EA topics such as person-based journeys, process orchestration, master data management, analytics and insights, artificial intelligence, etc. a plus
Experience in cloud application created and deployed on AWS, Microsoft Azure, GCP or any another cloud native platforms
Hands-on experience in API management and API security standards (Token, OAuth, OpenId)
Understanding of the loosely coupled architecture and reusable APIs
Understanding of API-First and Cloud Native approaches
evaluate enterprise technologies and vendor offerings to stay current and effective in this job role
Evaluate new technologies in the context of the future state architecture and evolving business requirements
Enterprise Architect Job summary 3
Enterprise Architect will be responsible for interfacing with all levels of leadership to identify business opportunities, support strategic projects, and guide long-term technology innovation changes and enabling strategy work. The successful candidate must have proven strong analytical and communication skills and be able to work effectively within all areas of the organization under minimal supervision.
Enterprise Architect Duties & Responsibilities 3
Execute high client initiatives and guide deployment of innovative solutions using the latest technologies
Develop new strategic initiatives and customer relationships while continuing to enhance preexisting initiatives and relationships
Proactively arrange technology engagements with clients and align trace technology solutions to integrate.
Analyze requirements, design, develop and deliver documentation deliverables of solutions lifecycle such as design, process, policy, techniques, tactics, and procedures in a timely manner
Interface with potential and pre-existing customers, systems architects and engineers from several disciplines to help drive customer deliverables and systems design
Set up and operate specialized or standard test equipment to diagnose, test, or analyze the performance of components, assemblies, or systems
Travel to customer sites for site assessments in preparation of installation and gather customer feedback. This will require autonomy with the clients’ network and enterprise services to analyze and evaluate the components and postures of the existing networks
Identify risks affecting sustainability and performance of enterprise systems, ensure these risks are tracked and managed
Coordinate technology integration within new or existing program portfolio to ensure products and services meet minimum standards and requirements
Improve team efficiency through improving internal training and documentation, identifying knowledge gaps and resolving them
Thrive in an energetic, fast-paced environment - learn and become productive quickly and meet team goals, can-do attitude, able to do what it takes to deliver
Understand broad client requirements and translate them into documented engineering requirements
Enterprise Architect Requirements & Skills 3
Extensive experience with DoD/Military/Agency networks;
Understanding and experience with design & integration of commercial products, including, Cloud Implementations, VMWare vCenter, Microsoft Server implementation, Active Directory, Host Based Security System, networking principles, firewalls, routing, Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Demonstrated ability to work as part of an integrated team or independently, with exceptional customer engagement skills
Possess a high-degree of ability to communicate and engage a wide variety of audiences while applying analytical and critical thinking skills
Experience with architect level system design using virtualized servers, local area / wide area and storage area networks, tiered data storage, enterprise applications, cyber security/accreditation policy (RMF & CDSA), and cloud platform integration
Advanced degree in a relevant discipline (e.g. Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Network Engineering, Math), experience may be considered in lieu of degree
Enterprise Architect Job summary 4
Enterprise Architect assists the Chief Architect during Professional Services' engagements and works with Lead or Principal consultants and other cross functional teams on complex customer projects. The Enterprise Architect is the technical lead and will provide oversight and alignment between WWT Engineers, Architects, and the customer for complex projects.
The Enterprise Architect leads customer-facing Enterprise Solutions projects of medium to large-size or complexity. Enterprise Architect are responsible for ensuring the vision and strategy is executed across multiple workstreams.
Enterprise Architect Duties & Responsibilities 4
Enterprise Architect Requirements & Skills 4
Minimum five years (5) of industry experience in enterprise IT management, technology consulting, advisory or professional services;
3-5 years' experience as a Senior or Lead Consultant or equivalent experience;
Thorough understanding at least one major WWT technology practice area, key technology partners and market trends;
Post-graduate training in business-related discipline or management;
Advanced client-facing skills, including the ability to analyze complex problems, influence and negotiate with clients;
Demonstrated technical consulting experience in one or more of the following vertical sectors: government, public sector, higher education, finance, health care, technology, or other commercial.
Enterprise Architect Job summary 5
Enterprise Architect provides information technology (IT) planning and design, application development, systems administration, telecommunications, security, information management, and IT customer support for Company.
Enterprise Architect Duties & Responsibilities 5
Collaborates with the other Enterprise Architects, and is responsible for documenting and evaluating architectures systems/components for Enterprise use.
Develops and evaluates mission/activity business processes providing effective planning, organizing, directing, coordinating, evaluating, and controlling of Enterprise Architecture (EA) activities to reduce architecture complexity, redundancies, etc.
Independently conducts research on emerging technologies for core system technology stack, and documents product capability/categorization for the senior
Enterprise Architect to review.
Serves as an advisor to customers and communicates EA-related information regarding change recommendations, assessments, feasibilities, data calls, modifications/additions to EA, etc.
Enterprise Architect Requirements & Skills 5
Enterprise Architect Job summary 6
As a Enterprise Architect, you will contribute directly to enabling Company’s modernization journey as we develop, provide and guide architecture services.
Enterprise Architect Duties & Responsibilities 6
Performs complex to highly complex architecture activities independently. Creates and executes delivery of architecture principles, practices and patterns. Participates in strategic business and I/S planning activities.
Leads research, analysis, and translation of business drivers into business, information, and technical requirements that can transform a domain. Uses research and awareness of external advances to establish and sustain credibility as an Architecture partner and advisor.
Completes assessments of strategies and initiatives with documented evaluations and recommendations.
Facilitates what-if / white-boarding sessions to explore and share architecture concepts with peers and stakeholders. Identifies, evaluates and participates in innovation proof of concepts (POCs). Advises on architectural impact and POC considerations.
Defines overall direction and creates business and enterprise architectures to effectively support business strategy through the delivery of models, frameworks, and other artifacts that guide the organization and effectively support the corporate business strategy.
Leads, advises and contributes to I/S and business plans and strategies. Called upon by peers to provide unbiased guidance; focusing on enterprise considerations. Develops and executes the enterprise architecture practice.
Contributes to the creation or maintenance of Architecture Principles, Practices and Patterns. Provides evidence of conceptual designs, models and frameworks.
Documents contribution to business and technical architectures, strategies and initiatives. Documents proposals addressing current and future state architectural changes that have business and technical impact.
Coaches others to research and continue learning. Mentors peers and business partners.
Creates and delivers architecture tools and target architecture framework training. Contributes and builds the team's breadth of knowledge by sharing new discoveries and developments.
Leads the adoption of architecture concepts across the community. Leads discussion forums and communities (internal/external) to advance the knowledge and understanding of the architectural practice. Collaborates with members of the community to co-create and promote reuse of architecture assessments. Partners with community and teams to promote and govern architecture practices.
Works with Cloud Security Architects, Enterprise Architects, Cloud Center of Excellence and other I/S and Business leaders to ensure alignment with cloud objectives while enabling business goals in cloud and supporting technologies.
Enterprise Architect Requirements & Skills 6
Enterprise Architect Job summary 7
Enterprise Architect leads the development and maintenance of the vision and strategy within a specific Technology Domain area.
Enterprise Architect Duties & Responsibilities 7
Lead the development and maintenance of the key architectural deliverables/artifacts, including standards, best practices, non-functional requirements, governance, service catalogues, approved product lists, and roadmaps across a specific Technology Domain area
Able to convert business/functional/non-functional requirements into solutions that integrate into technology patterns, strategies, and roadmaps
Identify technical and non-technical obstacles to meeting business/functional/non-functional requirements
Establish solution selection criteria in order to ensure standards-based decision making is leveraged when selecting and implementing infrastructure, applications, middleware, monitoring, and tools
Able to anticipate developments/trends in his/her areas of expertise
Assists alignment of technology standards, architectural patterns, and practices across Programs/Projects to ensure reuse, reliability, performance, sustainability, and flexibility
Remain current with technology trends and developments, technology environment and platforms, along with present and future Business objectives/capabilities/demands
Ensures compliance with architectural principles and standards for infrastructure or application development efforts through such activities as reviews, validations, and methodology gate points
Participate in evaluation of systems for proper compliance with requirements for security, controls, data integrity, confidentiality, and availability
Aides in the development of specifications for enterprise services, descriptions of applied integration patterns, and other templates for use as architectural deliverables/artifacts.
Review/validate requested changes or exceptions to established architecture standards
Aides in the establishment solution selection criteria in order to ensure standards-based decision making is leveraged when selecting and implementing infrastructure, applications, middleware, monitoring, and tools
Capable of understanding and explaining complex concepts (technologies, strategies, roadmaps, requirements) across a wide variety of audiences
Develop and document technical reference architecture
Participates in innovation efforts and proof-of-concepts for emerging technologies; evaluate which technologies to retire or replace
Enterprise Architect Requirements & Skills 7
Able to understand Company's strategic challenges and opportunities
Develop and maintain positive/collaborative relationships with IT Partners
Must be self- motivated, operate with little to no direct supervision, and demonstrate value through decreased time to market
Capable of articulating and evangelizing what IS Enterprise Architecture is and driving the adoption of new technologies
Participates in complex Enterprise Architecture or Solutions Delivery-initiated Programs/Projects
Provides technical guidance to development teams in order to provide solutions that are secure, scalable, reliable, sustainable, and perform well while remaining flexible with low costs
5-8 years of experience
Strong verbal and written communication, collaboration, and leadership skills with Technical teams and Business teams
Experience guiding/teaching others in architecture principles, such as roadmaps, technical standards, non-functional requirements, and solution diagramming/documentation
Experience in working with large distributed teams in a highly dynamic environment, including those with an onshore/offshore model
Advanced expertise in a specific Technology area (i.e. development, platform, network, virtualization, storage, etc.) and/or Domain area (i.e. supply chain, store, GM, etc.)
Demonstratedsuccess working with standard software development lifecycle models, deliverables/artifacts and tools, SOA concepts and design patterns
Experience designing scalable/reliable/flexible/secure solutions across heterogeneous hardware platforms , operating systems, middlewares, and infrastructure technologies
Technical experience with architecture, technology stacks, or overall architectural governance
Experience with cloud computing and/or other virtualization technologies
Experience establishing and documenting standards, guidelines, and best practices
Enterprise Architect Job summary 8
Enterprise Architect is a key role in our journey. There is a strong focus on scientific data management, integration and re-use. As such there is a real opportunity to add value and impact through well thought-out data and application architecture with an emphasis on data fabric.
As an Enterprise Architect, you will work with Product teams to ensure that Application, Information and Technical architectures align with the strategic target architecture plans. You will provide leadership to link the business mission, strategy, and processes of Company solutions to its IT strategy with plans, models and solutions that ensure the current and future needs of the organization and IT will be met in an efficient, secure, sustainable, agile, and adaptable manner.
Enterprise Architect Duties & Responsibilities 8
Enterprise Architect Requirements & Skills 8