September 21, 2016

Sr. Technology Architect

Barker Search LLC - Baltimore, MD

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  • Company
    Barker Search LLC Barker Search LLC
  • Location
    Baltimore, MD
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    Full Time
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Job Description

The Senior Architect will be accountable for the thought leadership, guidance and technical definition of new architectures, IT applications, technologies, and solutions that support business strategies for a large number of business applications that are COTS packages. Most are on the cloud and the rest will be migrated over time. The senior architect is viewed as a visionary who proactively assists in defining the direction for future projects, conceiving strategies and solutions, building consensus, selling/executing solutions, and educating/mentoring others. Applications are in the finance, compliance, procurement, facilities, legal, HR, risk and business groups. They include, Oracle financials, Workday and others.

The Senior Architect:

* develops and sustains both a trusted partnership and relationship with business and technology leaders
* maintains oversight across domains and across business segments
* maps business strategies into a Corporate -wide technical and data architecture strategy which includes the High-Level Data Model (HLDM)
* uses technology and tools to demonstrate their potential value by developing and implementing solutions
* leverages strong technical expertise to define, sponsor, and participate in proof of concepts, reference architectures, and reference implementations
* operates as a technical thought leader who must articulate the definition and use of technology, as well as explain its impact
* stays current with new technologies and identifies opportunities such as training or conferences to further enhance skillsets
* supports the Technology Strategic Themes relative to Cost and Strategy Management, Technical Specialization, Core Portfolio Modernization, and Enterprise Data & Architecture


* A combination of education and experience of 10 total years
* work experience including architecture design and deployment, systems lifecycle management and infrastructure planning and operations
* 4+ years' experience supporting COTS packages
* 4+ years' experience and understanding of structured life cycle methodology, both agile and waterfall, project management and control, and risk analysis, with major systems development
* Understands and is familiar with the techniques and analysis associated with business, process and data modeling
* Strong knowledge of relational databases and concepts