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CW Enterprise Architect
Ref No.: 18-05957
Location: Plano, Texas
Position Type:Contract
Title: Enterprise Architect
Location: Plano TX
Durations: 12 months (Possible Extension)

POSITION SUMMARY –
The Client technology team is looking to bring on an experienced Enterprise Architect. This person will be expected to support the architecture and design team and activities for large enterprise IT projects in the accounting and tax finance area. This person will influence architecture plans for future financial system implementations.



Reason for contingent headcount?
Project Support Gap



What is the project(s) name?
ERP Replacement Project



What are the key objectives for this resource (project summary)?
Support architecture and design team and activities for large enterprise efforts in the accounting and tax finance area.



What specific Client departments will they interact with?
BTS, Accounting & Tax, Treasury, HR, and other business units



How long is this project (please be specific)?
The project will go on for a few years. This position starts with six months and may extend if and as elected by both parties.



What phase is the project currently in?
Analysis

Requirements:
List the position Requirements:
Must Have Qualifications:
7-10 years of IT experience
3-5 years of experience developing architectures for and designing highly available systems using J2EE, .Net, SOA, and open source technologies
Experience developing architectures for large, complex accounting and tax applications
Experience with various project management methodologies, both from the agile category and waterfall
Excellent communication, presentation, and documentation skills
Excellent and demonstrable modeling skills
Experience with enterprise application integration in complex and distributed environments that include multiple data centers
Experience developing strategy for enterprise considerations such as deployment models, delivery models (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS), information protection, application access channels/endpoints.
Experience evaluating and leveraging public, hybrid, and private cloud deployment models for enterprise applications
Experience working with SAP4/HANA platform and applications
Strong analysis capability; able to lead efforts independently with minimal supervision, such as interviewing and collecting data from various teams across the organization
Experience creating project solution blueprints, technical specifications, functional specifications, and detailed application design documentation
Ability to influence and lead technical architecture design discussions
Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools
Ability to successfully balance multiple assignments and priorities
Willingness and ability to assist with data modeling, process flow analysis, and definition and refinement of business processes
Ability to lead and execute proofs of concept with new and emerging technologies
Experience responding to and maintaining applications compliance for financial, audit, and security requirements
Deep expertise in at least two IT disciplines in an open-systems environment, such as enterprise architecture, network architecture, systems engineering, network security, application development, middleware platform development and management, database management, and technical operations
Ability to translate business needs into technical architecture requirements
Ability to apply multiple technical solutions to a business problem
Ability to comprehend the functions and capabilities of new technologies quickly
Experience with SOA and enterprise services implementation
Working knowledge of TOGAF 9.1, BPMN 2.0, and Archimate 2.0
Bachelor's degree in computer science or similar technical field
Nice to Have Experience/Skills:
Working experience with IBM Rational (Telelogic, Popkin) System Architect
Experience in automotive finance industry
Experience with data quality, master data management, metadata management, data enrichment, and data lifecycle
Experience with big data applications, data staging and preparation, and data analytics platforms and technologies
Working knowledge of security technologies and considerations, including SAML 2.0, SSO, CIA triad, risk management, business continuity, high availability