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Enterprise Architect - Des Moines, IA - Long term - W2 or c2c

Company:
MSys Inc
Location:
Des Moines, Iowa, United States
Posted:
April 11, 2019

Description:

Title: Enterprise Architect

Location: Des Moines, IA, United States

Length: Long term

Employment Type: W2 or c2c

Description:

*** Very long term project; Initial PO till 6/30/2019 - expect to go for 5+ years *** Webcaminterview ***On site- No remote ***

This position will:

Develop and govern enterprise architecture (including User Experience, authoring, information, application, mobility, analytics, virtualization & infrastructure architecture)

Responsible for new technology road-maps.

Recommend which contemporary technologies will drive business value & plans to leverage across the organization for the critical business models

Drive technology maturation/readiness and leverage into IT investments

Partners closely with Core IT applications, platforms and services, and State Business Groups IT teams as well as the connected Enterprise groups.

Partners with IT Leaders on business case development with careful consideration of migrating from current or legacy solutions and approaches

Establishes enterprise standards and policies in line with Enterprise Information management strategy

Introduces reusable design components and recommends fit

Runs a global team of key talent which ensures the integration of global technology trends and business/user needs

Develops and governs enterprise architecture

Drive technology maturation

The successful candidate will possess extensive experience as it relates to:

Proven strategic planning experience dealing with large systems maintain a real perspective on what a multi-billion dollar organizations with systems in tune of $50M to $200M annually need to have documented and operating correctly.

Profound knowledge on tradition infrastructure platforms (Hosting, Network, Data Center) but also current state architectures such as Cloud (Public, Private, and Hybrid), Containers and Software Defined Data Centers.

A current-day future focused IT thinker who can drill down to identify and define problems and issues, with the leadership experience to charter a course to meet current and future demands.

Demonstrated architectural experience with multiple technical disciples, including storage, network, compute, voice, video and application development, across lines of business or entire enterprise domains.

Extensive experience and background in architectural design and planning, setting strategic IT architectural direction and road-maps, across multiple lines of business within a large and highly complex organization.

Ability to define the problem/issue and marketing research objectives, charter and resource research effort to create winning business strategies and solution architectures and roadmaps

Ability to understand customer needs, negotiate complex issues to reach winning business strategies and architectural solutions.

Experience building core platforms and reusable building blocks that meet a wide range of customer-facing solutions.

SMAC (social, mobile, analytics, cloud) and its leverage with cloud-first or mobile-first types of approaches

We are looking for someone who can come in and standardize an organization that might have as many as 200 to 300 different technologies at present. Someone who is credible when surrounded by and engaged with several exceptionally talented and high-level solution architects currently onsite.

Required Skills

10 years Experience in partnering with IT leaders on business case development with careful consideration of migrating from current or legacy solutions and a

Experience designing and documenting large IT systems containing heterogeneous technologies and multiple systems integrations points.

Experience developing and governing enterprise architecture (including User Experience, authoring, information, application, mobility, analytics,

Experience consulting, analyzing, designing, programming, configuring, installing and/or maintaining computer software applications, hardware, telecommunications, or network infrastructure equipment, directing projects, providing customer or technical support in information technology

Experience with building IT solutions that adhere to various industry standards, compliance, and regulatory requirements, and technology standards

Experience working with tradition infrastructure platforms (Hosting, Network, Data Center) but also current state architectures such as Cloud (Public, Private, and Hybrid), Containers and Software Defined Data Centers.

Experience leveraging SMAC (social, mobile, analytics, cloud) with cloud-first or mobile first type approaches.

Experience building core platforms and reusable building blocks to meet a wide range of solutions

Experience working with architectural technology

Experience driving new technology roadmaps

Experience managing teams

Experience working with Agile Projects