Enterprise IT Architect Omaha, NE Direct hire

Enterprise IT, IT Architect, SOA, environment, software development, data networking, middleware, cloud, storage, virtualization, data management, infrastructure, TOGAF, Zachman framework, service portfolio management, finance, asset management, disaster recovery, risk management
Full Time
Depends on Experience

Job Description

Enterprise IT Architect

Omaha, NE


Terrific opportunity to be part of a transformative, state-of-the-art enterprise technology environment. Please apply with CSS to explore a fit for this fast-moving, rich opportunity!


The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Business Administration, Engineering, or related discipline
  • 8 years of experience in at least 3 IT disciplines at a technical and business level. Examples: client/server or service-oriented architecture (SOA) environment, software development, data networking, middleware, cloud, storage, virtualization, data management, or infrastructure
  • Ability to produce, evangelize, and drive Enterprise Architecture concepts, roadmaps, principles, and strategies
  • Ability to “translate” between business and technology
  • Demonstrated ability to document, communicate, and influence at all levels
  • Maintain an open and candid working relationship with team and immediate supervisor
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills in areas such as teamwork, facilitation, and negotiation with strong leadership skills
  • Ability to effectively partner with cyber security management to ensure the application of best practices from a technical and business risk perspective
  • Basic knowledge of financial models and budgeting
  • Results oriented, self-motivated, resourceful team player



  • Understanding and experience with either TOGAF and/or Zachman framework
  • Broad knowledge of business processes including service portfolio management, finance, asset management, high availability, disaster recovery, business continuity, and risk management


Core Responsibilities:

  • An Enterprise Architect has a strong grasp of business, communication, and technical depth spanning multiple Information Technology (IT) disciplines
  • An Enterprise Architect provides strategic direction and guidance in support of business objectives and how to best position Information Technology
  • Role drives directional alignment at the management and technical level. Can deliver roadmaps that enhance operational efficiency, contrast cross departmental relationships, and visualizes long term objectives
  • Role works closely with information technology and business leadership, and must be able to clearly communicate with various information technology teams; Cyber Security, Infrastructure, Business Relationship Management, Systems Integration, Data, and Data Communications
  • Shapes the design architecture based on strategic business and operating models
  • Develops strategies, standards, and frameworks, and ensures directional adherence across the business
  • Responsible for leading, presenting, and moderating architectural focused activities as needed
  • Prepare and present at a technical, management, and executive level
  • Ensuring projects and work efforts remain compliant with the Enterprise Architecture design approved through the architecture assurance process.
  • Develop and maintain technology roadmaps and technology portfolios
  • Ensure an enterprise-wide approach during strategy and roadmaps development
  • Possess broad knowledge and perspective on both business and technology
  • Provide advice and consultancy on strategy to business and IT management teams
  • Communicate emerging technologies, IT trends, and best practices
  • Coordinate efforts with solutions architects to develop and maintain design standards
  • Lead the development of capabilities from conception to post deployment
  • Provide cross project architectural governance that includes identifying relevant strategy, policy, and roadmap alignment
  • Monitor and report on project compliance and alignment to IT strategy
  • Work with internal and external technology experts to ascertain system functional capacity, constraints, and support lifecycles
  • Evaluate and make recommendations specific to the IT services portfolio
  • Optimize to ensure business and technology efficiency and effectiveness
  • Proactively identify unnecessary complexity and efficiency gaps within the IT services portfolio
  • BT leadership to address gaps and create remediation plans


Additional Information:

  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Assignment Length: Direct hire



Dice Id : conne001
Position Id : Enterprise IT
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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