CA PPM Product Architect 8/27/2016

Confidential Company Pittsburgh, PA

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29351337
AJE Ref #
575999180
Location
Pittsburgh, PA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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_The CA PPM Product Architect_ Contractor is a key leadership position within the Run The Bank team; this role will partner with the operational run team to ensure product operational stability and ongoing functionality of version 14.3, providing guidance on the product's architectural approach in alignment with PNC standards. Expert knowledge in CA PPM migrations from 13.3 to 14.3 is essential. This position will function as the lead responsible for CA PPM version 14.3 operational stability and functionality resolving high priority incidents as needed, making recommendations for continuous functionality based improvements where applicable. This position will mentor and train existing staff on supporting the newly migrated product in addition to newly introduced data warehouse and jaspersoft reporting components.

Responsibilities also include assessment and recommendations of potential configuration changes based on incident reporting, volume of change requests and ad-hoc work streams monitored through work requests.

Work with the operational support team to ensure Product best practices are in process, environment assessments and recommendations for improvements.

APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT TOOLS - SUBJECT MATTER EXPERTISE

Knowledge of and ability to utilize a variety of specific tools and toolkits for the development and support of applications.

APPLICATION TESTING - EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE

Knowledge of application testing and ability to design, plan and execute application testing strategies and tactics to ensure software quality throughout all stages of application development.

APPLICATION DESIGN, ARCHITECTURE - SUBJECT MATTER EXPERTISE

Knowledge of application design activities, tools and techniques; ability to utilize these to convert business requirements and logical models into a technical application design.

APPLICATION DELIVERY PROCESS - EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE

Knowledge of major tasks, deliverables, and formal application delivery methodologies; ability to utilize these in order to deliver new or enhanced applications.

PACKAGED APPLICATION INTEGRATION - SUBJECT MATTER EXPERTISE

Knowledge of and the ability to implement packaged application software and integrate it with company applications, databases and technology platforms.

SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT LIFE CYCLE - EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE

Knowledge of project management techniques and the ability to plan, design, develop, test, implement and maintain system development life cycle segments and phases.

PRODUCT AND VENDOR EVALUATION - EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE

Knowledge of and ability to implement processes for the evaluation and selection of products, tools, services and infrastructure components ensuring they are in line with an organization's business needs and architectural principles.

TECHNICAL TROUBLESHOOTING - SUBJECT MATTER EXPERTISE

Knowledge of technical troubleshooting approaches, tools and techniques, and the ability to anticipate, recognize, and resolve technical (hardware, software, application or operational) problems.

SOFTWARE PROCESS IMPROVEMENT (SPI) - EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE

Knowledge of formal software process improvement disciplines, and ability to assess and improve the quality and operating costs associated with an existing application.

REQUIRED SKILLS

Extensive knowledge of CA PPM v14.3, Oracle, Data Warehousing 14.3 patch level 7, Jaspersoft 14.3 Patch 6.1.0_5.1.0.3.4, Windows and Linux platforms. Extensive experience with CA PPM v13.3 to v14.3 migrations. Working knowledge of Informatica, DynaTrace, Zenos.

Guides team with code reviews to ensure adherence to best practices and coding standards

Leads development teams in debugging and issue resolution