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Chief IT Architect
« on: October 04, 2016, 06:35:37 AM »
Chief IT Architect


Job description
Job Overview: Performs the necessary leadership, analysis and design tasks related to the development of an enterprise-wide technical architecture.

Scope of Activities:
Combines customer, industry and IBM directions into a comprehensive technology plan
Works with the Account Team to reconcile business and technology into a solution
Maintain relationships with the Customer, IBM Brands, Research, Vendors, Partners
Technology owner for GTS Delivery’s solution design
Increase value by driving technology leadership, vitality and innovation.
Analyze current information technology environment to detect critical deficiencies and recommend solutions for improvement.
Analyze technology industry and market trends and determine potential impact upon the enterprise.
“Sell” the architecture process, its outcome, and ongoing results.
Define the principles to guide technology decisions for the enterprise.
Design and lead the implementation of an enterprise-wide technical architecture based on enterprise business requirements and information technology strategies.
Design and direct the governance activities associated with ensuring compliance with the enterprise architecture.
Oversee technical architecture implementation and modification activities.
Oversee the evaluation and selection of hardware and software product standards, and the design of standard configurations.
Consult with application development projects to fit systems to architecture and identify when it is necessary to modify the technical architecture to accommodate project needs.
Consult with infrastructure development projects to fit infrastructure to architecture and identify when it is necessary to modify the technical architecture to accommodate infrastructure needs.
Identify organizational (skills, processes, structures, and culture) and financial impact of the enterprise architecture.
Document all technical architecture design and analysis work.
Desired Skills and Experience

Skills and Credentials:

Bachelor’s degree in computer science, systems analysis, or a related study, or equivalent experience.
3- 4 years of experience in at least 2 IT disciplines in a client/server environment, including, but not limited to, technical architecture, network management, application development, middleware, database management, operations.
Exposure to multiple, diverse technical configurations, technologies, and processing environments.
Exceptional interpersonal skills, including teamwork, facilitation, and negotiation.
Strong leadership skills.
Excellent analytical and technical skills.
Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
Excellent planning and organizational skills.
Knowledge of all components of a technical architecture.
Knowledge of business re-engineering principles and processes.

Additional Information

Domestic Delivery
Computer Software
Employment type
Mid-Senior level
Job function

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