Michigan, Benton Harbor
Our client, a Global Fortune 150 Manufacturing Company, is seeking a Enterprise Architect to lead and manage certain activities in within their Global Information Systems organization.
Interacting with Global Information Systems (GIS) Business Relationship Managers, technical leads, project managers, application developers and business partners to understand business and technical requirements and taking a lead role in the design and integration of systems supporting our client and their Global Product Organization (GPO)
Developing and maintaining a technology roadmap in alignment with GPO s needs and taking into accounting the integration points between GPO s technical systems and regional business solutions ( ERP, CRM, SRM, etc)
Acting as the primary PoC to the Enterprise Architecture Team
Researching, comparing, benchmarking, and evaluating new technologies and making recommendations that best fit the needs of the organization
Overseeing, and planning the installation, testing and documentation of enterprise systems and applications
Providing guidance and a documentation framework for solution architects within the GPO domain.
Collaborating with support teams to maintain enterprise systems ensuring optimal reliability and operational efficiency by designing and planning, system and application maintenance schedules, policies and procedures. Developing automated performance metrics and application audits.
Supporting application development, integration, and support team members in the resolution of technical problems including troubleshooting, issue identification and resolution.
Providing knowledge- based documentation identifying problems, and their resolution.
Actively participating in departmental meetings, training, and education. Assisting with training and guiding other employees.
Completing assignments and special projects as requested.
Manage a small architecture team 2-4 individuals
A Bachelor' s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field is required.
A minimum of 5-8 years experience in systems engineering/architecture and technical project management is required.
Experience with Cloud architectures and cloud technologies such as IBM Bluemix.
Experience with IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, Service Oriented Architectures, and Web Services.
Experience with PLM & engineering development tools such as WindChill and Creo.
Solid grasp of standard coding practices for designing software (in particular mobile apps), implementing code, and developing test cases
Solid understanding of business processes related to product development, quality, and procurement
Strong analytical skills strong problem-solving skills
Ability to effectively communicate and work with a global team including employees, contractors, and customers
Interest in current and emerging technologies demonstrated through training, job experience and industry activities