Lead Architect, Salesforce

  • Hartford, CT
  • Posted 60+ days ago | Updated 6 hours ago

Overview

Remote
On Site
USD 159,000.00 - 262,400.00 per year
Full Time

Skills

Google Cloud Platform
Property and casualty insurance
Enterprise architecture
IT management
Emerging technologies
Goal oriented
IT architecture
Thought leadership
IT transformation
Software engineering
Continuous improvement
Cloud architecture
Advanced analytics
Cloud computing
Enterprise software
Information architecture
Health insurance
Collaboration
Leadership
Salesforce.com
Innovation
Training
Management
Reporting
Roadmaps
Mentorship
Artificial intelligence
Machine Learning (ML)
Partnership
IMPACT
Prototyping
Investments
Strategy
Agile
C
Insurance
Migration
API
Amazon Web Services
Microsoft Azure
SaaS
Apex
Automation
Sales
Finance
Data
Counseling
Coaching
Recruiting
Law

Job Details

Who Are We?
Taking care of our customers, our communities and each other. That's the Travelers Promise. By honoring this commitment, we have maintained our reputation as one of the best property casualty insurers in the industry for over 160 years. Join us to discover a culture that is rooted in innovation and thrives on collaboration. Imagine loving what you do and where you do it.

Compensation Overview
The annual base salary range provided for this position is a nationwide market range and represents a broad range of salaries for this role across the country. The actual salary for this position will be determined by a number of factors, including the scope, complexity and location of the role; the skills, education, training, credentials and experience of the candidate; and other conditions of employment. As part of our comprehensive compensation and benefits program, employees are also eligible for performance-based cash incentive awards.

Salary Range
$159,000.00 - $262,400.00

Target Openings
1

What Is the Opportunity?
As a Lead Architect, you will help lead the effort to create the technology target state for the Shared Platforms Unit of a global, Dow 30 company. As a direct report to a member of the Enterprise Architecture and Emerging Technology leadership team, you will interface directly with senior technology leaders to transform our current business and technology capabilities and pave the way for best-in-class solutions. You will be a dedicated partner to senior Technology and Business leaders as you define a target state, roadmaps and identify new and emerging technologies that will transform and optimize the business. As an organizational leader, you will humbly serve and inspire a team of high-performing Architects who you will coach, mentor, and empower. As a successful candidate, you are a visionary executive with a track record of building high-quality enterprise solutions. You are results-driven and bring strong Architecture and engineering skills and a deep understanding of modern technologies including Cloud-native, APIs, AI, and ML. You are a person of high integrity, who believes in challenging the status quo when needed, while always first seeking to understand. You will work within a community of architecture leaders, charged with establishing and evolving a unified architecture vision.
What Will You Do?
  • Architecture responsibility for a major segment of Technology Architecture in support of the Shared Platforms business unit
  • Works with the Senior leadership within Technology and Business to develop architecture priorities and direction to enable business imperatives
  • Displays strong thought leadership in pursuit of modern architecture principals and technology modernization
  • Drives continuous technology transformation to minimize technical debt
  • Create a partnership with Senior Software Engineering leadership
  • Looks for opportunities to capitalize on technology advances through analysis of key industry and technology trends to assess potential impact on the enterprise
  • Defines and leads technology proof of concepts to ensure feasibility of architecture solutions
  • Hands-on prototyping of new technology solutions
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Drives architecture decisions and solution in support of business needs and target architecture that optimize the value of our investments in our shared platforms
  • Prepares and delivers comprehensive communications to convey architectural direction and how it aligns with enterprise strategy

What Will Our Ideal Candidate Have?
  • Bachelor's in technology related field or equivalent with 7+ years of technology architecture experience
  • Provided mentorship to architecture leaders
  • Organizational and transformational Leadership Experience in an agile operating model
  • Establishes strategic technology direction and architecture vision for an organization
  • Expert level Software Engineering experience
  • Developed technology target state, roadmaps that aligned to Short- and Long-term business goals
  • Proven track record of Influencing C-level leadership
  • Insurance technology experience
  • Strong grasp of value creation and business capability models
  • Innovation and Continuous Improvement
  • Must be passionate about technology transformations
  • Has hands on experience in the last 3 years
  • Executed technology modernization initiatives including migration to cloud native and API Strategy
  • Current experience with AWS, APIs, accelerators, DevSecOps
  • Cloud Architecture Certification (AWS, Google Cloud Platform, or Azure) or strong architecture experience on Cloud
  • Good understanding of security
  • Experienced with large scale technology platforms
  • Exposure and understanding of advanced analytics techniques using ML and AI
  • Strong Salesforce Hands-on experience in both configuration and development in Salesforce platform
  • Experience leveraging and integrating other platforms to Salesforce including other SaaS products
  • Proven experience in Salesforce platform, LWC, Apex, Integrations, Automation/AI features, Sales, Service and Financial Service cloud
  • Strong experience with integration patterns, data, and data mastery
  • Highly beneficial to have Salesforce product certifications prior to joining


What is a Must Have?
  • Bachelor's degree or its equivalent in work experience
  • Eight years of experience in enterprise, application, and/or information architecture within a line of business or enterprise area


What Is in It for You?
  • Health Insurance: Employees and their eligible family members - including spouses, domestic partners, and children - are eligible for coverage from the first day of employment.
  • Retirement: Travelers matches your 401(k) contributions dollar-for-dollar up to your first 5% of eligible pay, subject to an annual maximum. If you have student loan debt, you can enroll in the Paying it Forward Savings Program. When you make a payment toward your student loan, Travelers will make an annual contribution into your 401(k) account. You are also eligible for a Pension Plan that is 100% funded by Travelers.
  • Paid Time Off: Start your career at Travelers with a minimum of 20 days Paid Time Off annually, plus nine paid company Holidays.
  • Wellness Program: The Travelers wellness program is comprised of tools, discounts and resources that empower you to achieve your wellness goals and caregiving needs. In addition, our mental health program provides access to free professional counseling services, health coaching and other resources to support your daily life needs.
  • Volunteer Encouragement: We have a deep commitment to the communities we serve and encourage our employees to get involved. Travelers has a Matching Gift and Volunteer Rewards program that enables you to give back to the charity of your choice.


Employment Practices
Travelers is an equal opportunity employer. We believe that we can deliver the very best products and services when our workforce reflects the diverse customers and communities we serve. We are committed to recruiting, retaining and developing the diverse talent of all of our employees and fostering an inclusive workplace, where we celebrate differences, promote belonging, and work together to deliver extraordinary results.

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Travelers reserves the right to fill this position at a level above or below the level included in this posting.

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