Senior Enterprise Architect


The Brunswick group

Senior Enterprise Architect Paramus, NJ


The Challenge:

Our client, a Fortune 500 Company is seeking a is looking for Senior Enterprise Architect is responsible for aligning the Enterprise Architecture Framework and Strategic Solutions for Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Reporting to the Director IT Infrastructure, s/he sets the technology architecture and oversees delivery of techno­­logy architectures services to support the M&S, Utility, Environmental Services and Advanced Solutions portfolios for BTS.
  • Oversees adherence to the company’s Enterprise Architecture framework, policies, standards and governance
  • Serves as principal designer for enterprise-wide enterprise architecture solutions
  • Vendor Management – formalized oversight of technology selection, integration and collaboration with strategic and tactical vendors as required
  • IT Innovation and New Technology Evaluation – drive innovation in IS and functionality to promote business productivity and growth; lead technical evaluation and selection of solutions, participating in RFP creation and evaluation where appropriate, participate in the identification, feasibility assessment, and pilot of emerging technologies
  • Pursue training and educational opportunities. Research and study trends, market shifts and news related to our business and technology. Expand knowledge of the business in general and understand the concerns of the business
  • Delivery of Technology Strategy, Architecture and Design Services

Essential Skills and Requirements:

  • Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor Degree
  • Required Fields of Study:
  • Minimum Years of Experience: 15+ years of IT and business/industry work experience including architecture design and deployment, systems lifecycle management, infrastructure planning and operations, with 5-7 years of leadership experience in managing multiple, large cross-functional teams or projects while influencing senior level management and key stakeholders.
  • Certification(s) Preferred: At least one Cloud Solutions Architect certification
  • Cisco Network Professional
  • ITIL knowledge preferred
  • PMLC/SDLC knowledge preferred
  • Proven experience leading cost reduction initiatives leveraging cloud-based solutions for both short and long terms gains
  • Demonstrated experience with AWS, Azure and OCI cloud service providers
  • Knowledge with modern service hosting, security, and risk management such as IAM, access control, monitoring, IaaS/PaaS/SaaS
  • Proven experience leading quality of services (QoS) optimization efforts, especially with the focus on HA/DR, scalability, performance, and maintenance, leveraging cloud-based solutions with minimal impact on cost
  • Solid understanding in technologies like: Cloud Networking, SDWAN, WAN, LAN, NexGen Firewall, Data Center Networks and Wireless
  • Experience in evaluating, selecting, piloting and implementing new technical architectures
  • Senior level knowledge of the system development life cycle and architecture methodologies for multi-platform environments
  • Expert knowledge of design and implementation of enterprise systems, distributed architecture, intranet/internet architecture and communication architectures
  • Strong consultative and influencing skills, strong analytical and problem solving skills, exhibits calm and confident behaviors under pressure, anticipates the resource needs ahead and galvanizes resources to achieve desired results, finds and optimizes resources to get the job done.
  • The ability to work in a team environment and contribute to multiple projects at once
  • Strong business acumen on par with technical knowledge
  • Must be an excellent communicator (written, verbal, presentation) who can relate well to all levels of management and technical and non-technical personnel


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