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Senior Architect - Application Modernization

  • Location:

    Charlotte

  • Sector:

    Technology

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    US$180000 - US$200000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, 401K

  • Contact:

    William Barclay

  • Contact email:

    William.Barclay@oliverjames.com

  • Job ref:

    JOB-072022-174429_1658780223

  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-08-24

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Title: Senior Architect - Application Modernization
Location: Charlotte, NC (Hybrid)
Base Salary Range: $180,000 - $200,000 + Bonus & 401K


We are partnered with a leading Financial Services organisation, who are seeking a talented Senior Architect to lead & drive the development of future-state Enterprise application architecture.

You will be joining a hugely talented EA Center of Excellence team, responsible for defining application architecture standards & principles that align to the businesses' cloud native, microservice vision.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Understand business needs & capabilities to determine enterprise application and change requirements to drive the organization's targeted business outcomes.
  • Design and lead the implementation of cloud native application architecture across a group
  • Work collaboratively with business architects to reduce complexity, increase agility and mitigate risk to better meet the future needs of the business
  • Assess current-state nature of Enterprise applications and identify deficiencies, technical debt and misalignment with business requirements.
  • Understand business application trends and the practical application of existing, new, and emerging technologies to enable new and evolving business and operating models.

Skills Needed:

  • Proven Architecture success in an enterprise environment, with experience that may span Application/Solution Architecture, Cloud/Infrastructure Architecture or Data Architecture
  • Demonstrated experience leading the re-architecture of enterprise applications to Cloud, specifically Azure
  • Background in Microsoft stack technologies would be an advantage - C#/.NET Core/Azure
  • Good understanding of new and emerging technology trends, and the practical application of said technologies to suit an evolving business operating model
  • Experience in establishing 1-3-5 years strategic application architecture roadmaps
  • Understanding of agile methods and processes, and capability of supporting agile project teams
  • Ability to communicate, influence and persuade - both business and IT leaders as well as peers

To be considered for the role please apply online or email an updated Resume to William Barclay at Oliver James - william.barclay@oliverjames.com

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