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Solutions Architect

  • Location: Town and Country, 63017
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 7 months ago

Position: Solutions Architect
Location: Town and Country, MO 63017
Term: 6 months
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for undertaking multiple complex projects.
  • Candidate should possess a desire to look for opportunities to incorporate enterprise technologies within our Dev Ops organization and other up-and-coming technologies.
  • Makes well-thought-out decisions on complex or ambiguous architecture issues.
  • Coordinates with other Architects, Process Analysts, Developers, and Business partners to determine solutioning requirements.
  • Ensures the appropriate solutions are being implemented to increase efficiency and minimize overhead. Establishes and communicates common goals and direction for the team.
  • Acts as a resource for training and guidance to less experienced staff.
    Focused on creating technical alignment for the full solution rather than concerns for specific components.
  • Working with portfolio stakeholders, customers, suppliers, ARTs, and Solution Train stakeholders to align the architectural direction with the solution intent.
  • Have similar responsibilities for solution vision, solution roadmap, enabler capabilities and solution demo activities.
    Role in pre-and post-PI planning, as well as solution train I&A events.
  • Work with suppliers, making sure the technical characteristics for supplier-delivered capabilities are understood and assisting with the architectural integration of these concerns.
  • Provides technical direction to projects and services in an assigned area from design to production.
  • Process documentation and analysis including specification of system requirements for business processes (data, presentation, and logic).
  • Ensure that the project is on schedule, is high quality, and meets required ROI targets.
  • Maintain knowledge in several of the following areas: code development, Enterprise System Architecture, midrange development, software development lifecycle management, software testing methodology, production deployment, technical architecture, development, and requirements management.
  • Accountable for timely project completion and delivery.
  • Manages project risks, issues, and escalations by identifying and escalating to leadership for assistance in applying mitigation strategies to ensure overall project success.
  • Input all necessary data for project tracking and planning where applicable.
  • Provides continuous advice and best practices to developers and Project Manager related to delivery approach and strategy.
  • Look for opportunities to implement future technologies.
  • Partner closely with our overall Dev Ops team leads and other Solution Architects to translate the customer's business requirements to define value and solution scope.
  • Assist Project Managers to ensure smooth delivery of solutions.
  • Recommend solution approach and strategy based on analysis and enterprise maturity.
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Specialized technical knowledge in the areas of Solution Architecture, APIs, and Application Development for our Edge Cloud Solutions.
  • Utilize appropriate applications for Architectural designs and documentation (e.g., MS Visio, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Knowledge with Open-source solutions.
  • Knowledge with cloud concepts and storage.
  • Knowledge with Enterprise architecture.

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

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