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Project Architect - Expert in Minneapolis, MN at Genesys Talent LLC

Date Posted: 3/14/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    3/14/2019

Job Description

We have an immediate need for an experienced Project Architect for a 12 month contract position in Minneapolis, MN (55488).  This position offers career growth and advancement opportunities and pays up to $78.50/hour depending on experience.  

The Project Architect will specialize in application architecture, design, and implementation planning. Previous Utilities or Telecom experience is highly desirable. 10+ years of experience - need someone who specifically has acted in a Project Architect role. This role is highly collaborative requiring the Project Architect to work with multiple teams and partner vendors. 

Description of Duties:
  • Architect and design application architecture; assist with defining and collecting requirements - non-functional, technical
  • Research, identify, and recommend technology services and products as they pertain to Enterprise, program, and project strategies 
  • Produce detailed and well-formed documents, drawings, and presentations 
  • Build and maintain relationships with various leaders and team members across IT organization 
  • Lead, perform, and assist with technical collaboration activities with leadership and roles across IT teams (onshore/offshore); with external vendors 
  • Lead, collaborate with, and coordinate outsourced managed service providers 
  • Identify and resolve technical risks and issues as they arise 
  • Coordinating internal resources ? technical, Enterprise Architecture (EA), domain lead and vendors for creating the project architecture and TRB deliverables
  • Facilitating and managing all project related activities related to project architecture -  ensuring completion of all deliverables on-time and approved by EA, domain leads via TRB reviews
  • Play the PA/Tech lead role to ensure the delivery of designed application architecture
  • Report and escalate to management as needed


Required PA Skillset:
  • Solid educational background, preferably in the fields of computer science or engineering for technical roles
  • Proven working experience as a technology leader / designer in the information technology sector
  • Solid technical background, with understanding or hands-on experience in software development and web technologies
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Strong facilitation skills, driver and should be able to report up and work with resources working on the project
  • Strong Data experience in the following areas: Big Data, Analytics and modeling.
  • Strong experience working with cloud to on-premise data integration, single sign-on and Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
  • Should be able to work with uncertainty, unknown and lack of clarity 
  • Should be familiar with Data integrations internal, external, firewalls, DMZ, etc. 
  • Exposure to Agile methodologies - member of SCRUM team would be a plus
  • General cyber security work experience preferred.