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The Architect is a Sr Manager-level role that actively supports our client’s business initiatives by building reliable, efficient, scalable and business-oriented solutions based on the Now platform. They are involved in design and architecture of complex systems on all levels, from legacy migrations and other SNOW domain suite tools, through core platform setup, to integrations, automation’s , and orchestrations. The Solution Architect is responsible for delivering the Technical Architecture and Design, as well as technical mentoring and enabling the team to deliver world class solutions using the NOW platform.
This position can be worked remotely! Local office: United, PA
Duties & Responsibilities:
Provides top level business and technology architecture consultancy services to our clients.
Brings thought leadership and innovative solution ideas to clients.
Responsible for client technical deliverables including client design documents and proposals under the direction of the Project Manager.
Enforces systems design and architectural standards, maintains best practices and drives the core principles throughout the systems delivery lifecycle.
Provides input to Statements of Work (SOWs) and assists in presenting proposals to existing and potential clients.
Works with Customer Managers, Architects, Subject Matter Experts, Solution Designers, and senior levels stakeholders.
Collaborates with a larger group of Business SMEs, solution, and technical architects to set technical direction for the delivery of solutions.
Provides input to the design of industry vertical solutions as a recognized Architect leader.
Supports implementation programs for complex enterprise scale solutions.
Maintains certifications with the latest delta exams.
Achieves additional certifications as dictated by changing business needs.
Establishes self as, and serves as active technical liaison between client and product group.
Assists in gathering and reviewing client’s business objectives and provides the appropriate technical design, addressing both their short-term tactical needs, and their long-term strategic needs.
Review’s business requirement documents and/or user stories and provides technical solutions to align with those requirements.
Provides technical design details in user stories which are complete, easy for developers to understand, and ready for development.
Provides guidance, leadership, and technical oversight to technical resources to ensure best practice development on engagements.
Provides input to the Release Planning sessions and Knowledge Transfer sessions.
Coordinates with QA resources to ensure test cases are properly written / executed from a technical perspective.
Provide hands-on development, when necessary.
Accountable for all technology related client facing and internal deliverables.
Knowledge & Skills:
Minimum of 10 years overall work experience and at least 2-3 years recent experience on the platform.
Ability to design, architect and configure multiple applications / modules in the platform
Minimum of 4 years of experience with common web technologies and networking (e.g. XML, HTML, AJAX, CSS, HTTP, TCP/IP, etc.)
Understanding of the key technologies relevant to the integration solutions including: SSL, REST Web Services, LDAP, JDBC, ODBC, SOAP, SCP, FTPS, JSON
Directory service integration experience (Active Directory, LDAP, etc.)
Single Sign-on using various authentication methods (token, SAML 1.1, SAML 2.0)
Experience developing and implementing systems using Agile/Scrum methodology
Micro-services architecture knowledge, enterprise integration patterns
Ability to design, architect and configure complex integrations between and third-party applications.
Strong communication and customer relationship skills at executive level, and ability to adjust for audience appropriately.
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office products.
Advanced knowledge of business process mapping software such as Vision.
Education & Work Experience
Proven experience in implementations, acting as a Solution Architect
Fundamentals Certification required
Implementation Specialist in one domain required, more preferred
Developer certification is preferred
Proven work experience running workshops, building out strategic roadmaps and being able to defend architectural and technical deliverables.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Management, Information Systems or related discipline or equivalent combination of education and experience.
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