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Functional Architect 3
Ref No.: 17-04907
Location: Dover, Delaware
Job Description:
  • The Functional Architect (FA) is the functional expert for an application, a defined set of applications or a portfolio of related applications. The Functional Architect is also responsible for bringing an understanding of the enterprise, business system and industry to the team(s) supporting or interfacing with the application.
  • The primary responsibility of a Functional Architect is to provide expertise in the business process supported by the application, to prepare and review designs, to recommend improvements, and to provide guidance during the testing process.
  • The Functional Architect must understand all aspects of their specific application(s), and the underlying business process. The more experienced Functional Architect plans, analyzes, and defines high- level software strategies and solutions. Contained in the experienced role is the task of coordinating with other Functional Architects to define technical requirements and long range plans for meeting customer requirements.

Role Description:
• developing a Business Requirements Document (BRD)
• developing detailed requirements included in the Request for Proposals (RFP)
• evaluating technical proposals as the chair of the Technical Review Committee
• participating in vendor reference checks
• evaluating proposed costs relative to our budget on the Cost Review Committee
• reviewing demo platforms of proposed solutions
• interacting with potential vendors