Enterprise Architect

Austin, TX

Job Description
: Responsible for designing and implementing information systems which will adequately support the enterprise infrastructure of the organization. Analyzes system requirements and ensures that systems will offer security and will be effectively integrated with current applications.

Ensures that all systems are working at optimal levels and offers support to application development department regarding new technologies and system requirements. Has thorough knowledge of infrastructure, application programming, and web and software applications. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 8+ years of experience in the field or in a related area.

Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks.

Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management.

Responsibilities: Oversee enterprise projects within the architectural domain. Work with business units to translate business strategy into both firm requirements and conceptual architecture. Oversee other contractor staff in technology assessment.

Develop architecture direction for new initiatives and provides guidance to project teams. Maintain in-depth up-to-date knowledge of standards, guidelines, industry trends, etc., for one or more architectural/infrastructure specialties.

Share knowledge of specialty areas/best practices across the enterprise. Develop and execute a communication plan for new standards, stated directions, guidelines, etc., as required. Define the system, technical, and application architectures, and in some instances the business systems architecture for major areas of development, recommends course of action to maintain cost effectiveness and competitiveness.

Stay up-to-date on client business initiatives and objectives, particularly as these relate to infrastructure architecture issues. Establish technical rationale and business case for infrastructure changes. Proactively identify and define technical standards and procedures, as well as define direction for future infrastructure projects.

Provide input into the enterprise-wide infrastructure target state for specific infrastructure architecture. Collaborate with architects in other areas to ensure comprehensive/cohesive working solutions are developed across architectures. Maintain knowledge of and apply industry best practices for architecture Leads cross-functional component architecture team Develop future architecture and technology migration plans.

Evaluate and select from existing and emerging technologies the options best fitting business and IT strategic needs. Requirements: Bachelor's degree in Computer Systems, CIS, or related field. Master's degree in Computer Science, CIS, or related field preferred.

8-10 years of experience in enterprise projects within the architectural domain. Experience in business process re-engineering or process improvement involving broad-based information systems, utilizing tools and techniques to effect business change; business systems analysis experience. Significant experience, in architectural management of multiple core component areas, migration planning, and project management of infrastructure projects.

Demonstrated experience in translating business strategies, across several business units, into effective solutions.

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Location Austin, TX (92660)
Job Type Full Time
Company CMP.jobs
Posted 7 days ago