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Marketing Technology Architect

  • Location: San Francisco, California, 94104
  • Salary: 70.03
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 9 days ago

Terrific Long-Term Contract Opportunity with a FULL suite of benefits!

As one of the largest financial institutions in the world, our client has been around for over 150 years and is continuously innovating in today's digital age. If you want to work for a company that is not only a household name, but also truly cares about satisfying customers' financial needs and helping people succeed financially, apply today.

Position: Marketing Technology Architect
Location: San Francisco, CA 
Term: 12 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Acts in a strategic role in the development and maintenance of architectures for a line of business or infrastructure sub-domain, ensuring compliance with the Enterprise Architecture.
  • Responsible for overseeing medium to high architectural impact projects, recommending exceptions to the Enterprise Architecture for high level projects, reviewing and approving medium architectural impact designs, communicating the Enterprise Architecture strategy and direction to both management and systems related teams and directing implementation of the architecture.
  • Supports implementation of primarily complex projects/initiatives that have Enterprise Scope or impact.
  • Leads efforts in the definition of future technology architecture and strategy.
  • Understands compliance and risk management requirements for supported areas.
  • Applies knowledge of Architecture frameworks.
  • Responsible for setting key strategic architecture direction and actionable roadmap for our client's Marketing technology solutions working closely with other domain architects, the marketing business partners, CIO and Application managers.
  • Collaborate and Partner with the Marketing teams in defining and documenting the use cases, translating the marketing strategy, business capabilities into technical strategy, capabilities and architecture. Create target state architecture, capability maturity roadmap and transition state architectures.
  • Engage with leadership to understand business strategy, articulate solution options, evaluate trade-offs and influence key decisions.
  • Work with Marketing Technology Strategy Leader to maintain a Portfolio view of Marketing Technology architecture and roadmap.
  • Responsible for working on medium to high architectural impact projects to create solutions Architecture, reviewing and approving medium architectural impact designs, communicating the Architecture strategy and direction to both management and development teams, line of business and infrastructure and directing implementation of the architecture for Marketing Technology
  • Responsible for communicating the portfolio architecture strategy to other solution architects and providing the guidance in developing the solution architecture.
  • Review and approve the solution architecture for specific project/capability area by making sure the solution architecture aligns with the overall portfolio architecture strategy and guidelines.
  • Serve as a subject matter expert on MarTech topics and explore/research emerging marketing technologies and trends.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • Combination of strong enterprise architecture background and MarTech (Marketing Technology) experience.
  • 7+ years of experience in information technology systems design
  • 10+ years of information technology systems design and planning experience; in systems, applications, or architecture
  • 10 + years of experience designing software solutions using software architecture design principles
  • 7+ years of experience in application & data architecture and solution design
  • 5+ years of experience in architecting and strategizing the digital marketing technology solutions

Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in one or a combination of the following: systems, applications, or architecture planning
  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to influence across all organizational levels, particularly senior management
  • Ability to negotiate, influence, and collaborate to build successful relationships
  • 3+ year of experience using an industry standard modeling language
  • Extensive technical skills and comprehensive knowledge and understanding of an entire line of business or infrastructure sub-domain
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to interact with all levels of an organization
  • Ability to influence across all organizational levels, particularly senior management
  • Ability to influence and build relationships with LOB stakeholders, technology CIO leadership, external service providers, and architecture teams

Other Desired Qualifications
  • 8+ years of experience in leading medium & large scale program solution architecture
  • 3+ years of experience in creating architecture for Marketing systems - Campaign Management, Marketing Resource Management, Personalization (Customer ID graph, personalization engines, etc), Content Management, Digital Asset Management, Customer 360/Customer Data Platform, Analytics & Big Data solutions
  • Experience and/or understanding of Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning concepts and solutions in the marketspace
  • Experience with vetting packaged solutions against established enterprise standards
  • Ability to implement contemporary business solutions leveraging SOA, BPM, Mobile, Social, Integration, and Data technologies
  • Experience influencing management on technical or business solutions
  • Experience with a wide application of technical principles, practices, and procedures to multiple applications or a component family
  • Demonstrated success engaging business partners in a consultative manner and turning business concepts into well designed technology solution