Develops and defines Enterprise Architecture strategy models for business applications. Builds, integrates and manages enterprise technology platforms that align with the company's goals, objectives and direction.
Actively coaches, guides, mentors and delegates work in order to facilitate the development of junior associates. Fosters high performing technical teams to deliver best of breed solutions for the ServiceMaster family of brands
Collaborates effectively with peer architects to solve complex problems spanning their respective areas. Resolves technological disagreement with informed, rational debate. Crafts solutions that align with corporate initiatives, IT strategy and provide overall improvement to the environment.
Performs assessments and develops joint recommendations on technical decisions and key architecture (such as web solution or technical architectures and system landscapes) by partnering with vendors, project team members and key subject matter experts
Translates the draft design into a technical design document gaining consensus on the components of the solution from SME's (Subject Matter Experts), the Project Manager and management
Develops architecture documents and artifacts from templates working with extended IT and business teams
Participates in the development and execution of IT governance process. Compares, contrasts and prioritizes among alternative approaches to meet those objectives while assessing risk both quantitatively and qualitatively
Develops and reviews business cases targeting IT executives. Develops and reviews technical statements of work, key presentations targeting all levels of staff (e.g. IT executives, business/technology managers, developers, system administrators, etc), research findings (PowerPoint), architectural diagrams (Visio) and supporting details in (Excel)
Influences and communicates effectively with non-technical audiences including senior product and business management
Comfortably navigates between highly varying levels of abstraction from business strategy to product strategy to high level technical design to detailed technical design to implementation
Researches and introduces best practice frameworks/capability models tailored for the environment that will control costs, provide higher quality and/or increase predictability of service delivery
Education and Experience Requirements
Bachelor's degree in Information Systems or related field, 7-10 years of experience in Information
Technology or an architectural role or an equivalent combination of education and experience, required
ITIL v3 certification a plus
Must have experience in leading, building and implementing a large scale transition to Enterprise Information Architecture including application development, integration and data integration/data exchange
Must have an expert level competency in at least one of the Enterprise architecture frameworks (Zachman, TOGAF, other)
Professional IT Architect certification, preferred
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (this should include technical knowledge such as Siebel, Oracle, Business Intelligence, etc. as well as any necessary skills and abilities)
Strong expertise in many areas of technology
Strong ability to rapidly learn new techniques and technologies and apply them
Generally recognized as a qualified expert in information and data management methodology and technique
Strong ability to translate technical concepts/designs into easy to understand presentations
Strong ability to analyze, consolidate and communicate complex topics to all levels of staff (including but not limited to IT executives, business/technical managers, developers and system administrators) in verbal and written form
Strong detail orientation, follow-through capabilities and escalation of key issues
Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills.
Good relationship management and negotiation abilities
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with all levels of technical and non-technical staff
Ability to function effectively in a fast-paced environment with frequently changing business needs
4 + years of web service development experience
2 + years of web service architecture experience (preferred)
Experience having worked with MADP and MAM platforms.
Disclaimer The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by associates assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
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