Senior Solutions Architect

Resolvit.com - Remote

RESOLVIT

Bringing Solutions That Make Business Better

Join Resolvit as a Senior Solutions Architect and be part of a creative, forward-thinking team. Our success at deploying skilled, highly knowledgeable experts has landed us on the Inc. 5000 list of America’s fastest-growing companies four times – and we’re just getting started.

As the Senior Solutions Architect, you will provide direction, guidance, and definition for IT architecture to effectively support the corporate business strategy and align with IT platform technologies. You will research, analyze, design, and propose solutions that are appropriate for the business and technology strategies. You will also interface with other architecture disciplines and act as a visionary to proactively assist in defining the direction for future projects. Additionally, you will:

  • Be responsible for conception of solutions, building consensus, and the selling and execution of supply chain solutions for our distribution, transportation, and environmental health and safety business
  • Act as a solution advisor to IT project teams as they work with business domain owners to understand the needs of a given business domain
  • Act as the gatekeeper of best practices and IT governance
  • Champion the adoption of modern integration solutions for critical business use case
  • Champion supply chain IT solutions with enterprise architect and information security areas
  • Liaise with information security for on-going requirement, risk assessments, and recommendations
  • Evangelize and drive Innovation with the IT project teams and business domain owners
  • Guide decision making around the SDLC process to ensure it is tailored to the reality of modern integration technologies
  • Perform the role of Senior Solutions Architect with technical and business teams
  • Partner with business stakeholders to understand and articulate business priorities and strategies, and translate them into enablement roadmaps, initiatives, and designs that can be effectively realized within given time, technical, and business constraints
  • Lead technical requirements gathering for business solutions
  • Perform impact analysis on proposed business capabilities
  • Drive and influence the IT "to-be" technology footprint and develop a roadmap and phased transition approach
  • Integrate solution design artifacts into the documentation libraries that make up application, support, and enterprise architecture knowledge bases
  • Develop solution blueprint and system architect diagrams
  • Create reference models for and facilitate the application of newly adopted technologies
  • Participate in security architectural reviews and assessments and other infosec evaluations
  • Liaise with other technical teams to support best practices and IT governance
  • Research and recommend new technologies for adoption into the business architecture set of standards
  • Develop new skills to stay current with the changing IT and business landscape
  • Collaborate with Supply Chain IT Management, Leads, PMs, and Business Analysts
  • Mentor, educate, and train colleagues as requested

What You’ll Need to be Successful:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field and at least 10 years of application development and architecture definition experience, preferably in the retail industry and supply chain areas
  • Working knowledge of the retail or supply chain business domain
  • Deep knowledge of integration concepts; cloud-based service and integration; and data orchestration, aggregation, and transformation concepts
  • Expertise in High Jump WMS, Blue Yonder (JDA) TMS, inventory and fulfillment suites, Salesforce, and Intelex
  • Expertise in multiple IT domains
  • Expert level competency in the principles of application integration
  • Understanding of the solution development life cycle
  • Competency in the following disciplines
    • Middleware capabilities
    • Relational database design and integration
    • Object relational mapping
    • Competency with application design principles
    • Application integration
    • Service oriented architecture
    • API and micro services
  • Knowledgeable in Agile, DevOps, Waterfall, and IT release management
  • Familiarity with collaboration tools such as Lucid Charts, Confluent, and JIRA
  • Enthusiasm to start with big picture concepts and see them through to successful delivery with a willingness to support the detailed level of execution to ensure success
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in order to effectively communicate with non-technical business domain members, clearly convey solution design ideas to technical audiences, and articulate the impacts of sub-optimal designs to business owners and influence better technical and process solutions
  • Self-directed and independent with strong critical thinking, decision making, troubleshooting, and problem-solving skills
  • Strong planning, execution, and multitasking skills with the ability to reprioritize appropriately
  • Ability to manage quickly changing priorities while meeting deadlines
  • Ability to evaluate requirements against technologies and design patterns to produce appropriate solution designs
  • Ability to evaluate new technologies and design patterns for adoption into the business architecture set of standards

Great Additional Skills:

  • MuleSoft, Kafka, Azure, AWS, and Oracle Cloud experience

Benefits:

At Resolvit, you’ll be given the support you need to grow in your consulting career. In addition to opportunities for advancement, we offer:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Life insurance coverage
  • Long-term and short-term disability coverage
  • 401(k) retirement plan with matching
  • Professional support from our Client & Employee Optimization Specialist

We currently have more than 100 open career opportunities across the country, so be sure to mention the appropriate Job Code with any correspondence!

About Resolvit:

Resolvit is an international technology consulting firm with industry-leading customers in the financial services, high tech, manufacturing, retail, life sciences, and government sectors. Through its partnerships, Resolvit delivers highly impactful, innovative solutions across five core areas: Infrastructure Modernization, Application Development Services, Enterprise Data Management & Analytics, Knowledge & Content Management, and Strategic Staffing.



Posted On: Tuesday, October 5, 2021



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