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BI Solutions Architect $90 per hour

  • Location: Alpharetta, 30009
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 23 days ago

Position: BI Solutions Architect $90 per hour
Location: Alpharetta, GA
Term: 6 Month Contract 

Day-to-day Responsibilities:
  • Provide architecture leadership & subject matter expertise to client engagements focusing on complex & innovative products and reusable assets
  • Develop solution plans, prior to kicking off a project as part of a product life cycle, intended to support business investment decisions which means they must hold the appropriate balance between costs, risks and quality of the product
  • Create innovative and practical designs that account for the end-to-end technical solution of a system, in line with the business strategy and objectives and within the context of EY’s technology environment.
  • Work closely and continuously with the business/client to focus on meeting business/client requirements and incorporating broader aspects such as overall product costs/revenue, data privacy & sovereignty, business continuity, information security, integration with other systems, etc.
  • Identify, define and implementing reusable assets and standards. The solution architect is also responsible for adherence to these standards and consumption of reusable assets across products and portfolios
  • Ensure relevant technical strategies, policies, standards and practices are applied correctly across Technology programs/projects and products.
  • Contribute to the development of architecture governance structures, methodologies and compliance activities
  • Work with the vendors to assess vendor products, understand vendor’s delivery models and assist in implementing them at EY.
  • Ability to work across multiple projects with varied stakeholders. A Solution Architect sets architectural direction, builds consensus, mediates conflicts providing technical leadership and advisory services to the business. He/she anticipates needs and potential objections and helps to create an environment which solicits positive contributions from all participants: Solution and Technical Architects, engineering teams, product manager, project managers, product analysts, test and project teams, Information Security and Operations.
  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal communication and organizational skills that are required to operate as a leading member of global, distributed teams that deliver quality services and solutions.
  • Cultivate lasting relationships across business, IT and vendors / industry analysts to maintain insight into the broader enterprise as well as industry trends.
  • Recognizes industry technology trends and emerging technologies, understands how they apply to EY and can drive their adoption into our organization.
  • Evangelizes and encourages the importance of technical quality, emerging technologies, sharing & experimentation across the org through mentoring, hackathons, communities etc.
  • Drives an ongoing communication plan to educate stakeholders on the purpose and benefits of solution architecture
  • Guide others in resolving complex issues in solution architecture and solves complex, escalated aspects of a project
  • Monitor the progress and the quality of the project and reviews and develops due diligence to confirm the developed solution complies with architectural design

Is it a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Engineering, Computer Science, IT, Mathematics, Economics
  • A minimum of 10+ years overall IT industry experience
  • A minimum of 3+ years in a solution or technical architect role using service and hosting solutions such as private/public cloud IaaS, PaaS and SaaS platforms
  • Experience in architecting and designing technical solutions for Microsoft-centric solutions based on industry standards using (Azure) IaaS, PaaS and SaaS capabilities.
  • Experience with any claims-based authentication (SAML/OAuth/OIDC), MFA, JIT, and/or RBAC / Ping etc.
  • Knowledge of cloud security controls including tenant isolation, encryption at rest, encryption in transit, key management, vulnerability assessments, application firewalls, SIEM, etc.
  • Managed the end-to-end lifecycles of a project in solution architect capacity
  • Experience with mission critical technology components with DR capabilities
  • Experience with multi-geography, multi-tier service design and management
  • Extensive experience in financial management, solution plan development and product cost estimation
  • Solid business acumen, management and marketing communication skills
  • Significant experience in presenting ideas, products

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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