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Enterprise Architect
Ref No.: 18-03860
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Start Date / End Date: 04/02/2018 to 04/02/2019
  • Title : Enterprise Architect
  • Work location(s) – Primarily based out of downtown Chicago (Client)
  • Duration of assignment – 4/2/2018 to 1/2/2019
  • Typical anticipated hours per week/schedule – 40


PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES –
List the activities the role requires on a regular basis. Identify the major end result the position is expected to achieve for each of these activities.
· Consulting with internal stakeholders to understand technical needs, analyzing solution options and making a recommendation based upon your knowledge and experience
· Passionate technology application architect with a history of working with enterprise and consumer facing technologies, and leading the development effort of large-scale enterprise systems.
· Apply your enterprise and consumer facing skills in an emerging technology environment.
· You have a knack for picking up new technologies quickly and the ability to apply concepts learned in other technologies and frameworks to those new platforms.
· Strong OO programming background and mastery of design patterns - you're able to jump into the code if needed
· Learning the capabilities of the various SDKs (across Android, iOS, Python/ Java Spring Framework, Rabbit MQ, REST API, databases like PostGres/ Cassandra/ Mongo DB, AWS/ Google Cloud, etc.
· Assess near-term to long-terms needs, using structured methodology, to establish Enterprise Systems priorities; consult with technical subject matter experts and develop alternative technical solutions; Identify options, risks, costs vs. benefits, etc.
· Ability to make decisions by constructing sufficient context with assumptions, facts, sampling, research and testing to deal with varying degrees of ambiguity
KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCE/COMPETENCIES –
Experience and Knowledge:
· 5 to 10 years of experience preferred in at least two IT disciplines in a global distributed, service-oriented architecture (SOA) or multi-tier environment, including technical architecture, network management, application development, middleware, database management or operations.
· Experience working with agile methodology & dev ops geared towards cloud
· Published apps, websites or other examples of solutions built
· You have worked with AWS, Azure, Google Cloud (preferred)
· Strong communication skills
· A desire to learn and share your knowledge
· You have some experience or have even mastered mobile technologies.
· Knowledge of all components of enterprise architecture.
· Sound knowledge of financial models and budgeting.
· Comprehensive knowledge of facilitation and organization change management
· Comprehensive Knowledge of the IT industry and information technologies at a high and detailed level.
· Minimum of Bachelor degree preferably in MIS or equivalent IT field experience required.