This position you would be responsible for the realization of architecture strategy through the design of complex systems, which are founded on both industry and corporate standards.
This position works with other teams to provide technical guidance and to foster overall alignment with enterprise architecture and industry best practices.
This role collaborates with Project Managers, IT Leadership, other architects, and various technical team members throughout IT to develop solutions to complex business needs and deliver, implement, and train other teams on the solutions.
This individual will possess advanced communication and technical skills along with practical experience in multiple areas within their architectural discipline (i.e. Infrastructure, Data or Applications). The selected candidate will help in solving large and complex problems, challenges and issues that cross multiple teams and business units.
The selected candidate will serve as a subject matter expert in several areas within their architectural discipline (i.e. Infrastructure, Data or Applications).
They also possess the skills needed to be able to step into many roles within their architectural discipline and contribute to various IT initiatives in need of such expertise.
Leads the development of road maps describing evolution of infrastructure technologies from current to future state
Leads the collaboration of requirement gathering and technology selection process across multiple infrastructure lanes
Manages team and small departmental projects. Coordinates the successful execution of project activities. Assists and develops project presentation. Presents project presentation to technical groups.
Participate in the design of information and operational support systems
Assists with the documentation of work and implementation standards/processes/procedures for the broader work group
Intermediate knowledge and understanding of information technology concepts and principles, as a means of relating business needs to technology solutions.
Perform analysis of current environment to identify deficiencies and opportunities for improvement; recommend solutions and collaborate with infrastructure engineers to develop processes to implement changes
Ensures solutions fit strategically in the overall infrastructure architecture and meet existing technology, application and business standards
Seeks opportunity to automate, simplify and consolidate Infrastructure platforms and processes
Write and maintain custom scripts to increase system efficiency and lower the human intervention time on any tasks
Actively participates in and assists with vendor contract negotiations for areas of technology expertise
Assists with strategy/roadmap, and identifies and recommends new technology solutions to meet business needs
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Engineering, related subject or equivalent experience
Possess sr. level experience within IT Infrastructure which includes experience in both design and operational support across multiple of the key infrastructure silos (Network, Storage, Compute, Security, Virtualization and Cloud systems)
Appreciation of risk management, change management, and configuration management
Ability to provide objective and impartial technology, platform, tooling assessments and recommendations, always ensures compatibility with strategic technology backlog
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