Principal IT Solutions Architect

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VanderHouwen
IT, Architect, Architecture, System, Management, ERP, CRM, Oracle, Application, WebSphere, Engineering, Accounting
Full Time
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Job Description

Job ID: 41395

Principal IT Solutions Architect
Our client is seeking either a Senior or Principal IT Solutions Architect to join their dynamic team in Tualatin, OR. This role will architect and develop technology solutions across a broad spectrum of customer service applications, products, and business problems. Key outcomes include reducing the friction between our client and their customers, improving operational efficiency, and implementing solutions that support a changing energy future, and evolving customer needs.

You will own the architecture for customer support applications, including but not limited to, a customer care and billing system, meter data management, integration to many internal and external applications and vendors, interactive voice response, and all associated processes. You will develop and drive the implementation of reference models, reference architecture, technical design, design patterns, reusable frameworks, and best practices in alignment with the architecture standards.

You will research and develop specifications for new products/services, applications, and service offerings. This role will also combine knowledge of best in class emerging technologies, current platforms, and architecture, and the changing requirements of business users and customers to develop and maintain a future state multi-year roadmap including automation, system integrations and interfaces, data models, and performance targets.

The following qualifications will be applicable based on the position level that is hired:
Senior IT Solutions Architect Qualifications:
Requires a bachelor's degree in business, computer science, engineering management or equivalent work experience in a related discipline.
8 or more years of experience in a related field.
Prior Solution Architecture leadership in defining Customer Information System and Meter Data Management solution design and strategy.
Experience developing functional designs and technical specifications for customization, interfaces, and reports.
Intermediate to advanced knowledge in customer ERP, CRM, billing, payment, and meter systems, with a preference for Oracle CC&B, MDM, and SGG experience.
Strong knowledge of schemas. (tables & relationships)
Designer or architect level experience with frameworks, such as Oracle Utilities Application Framework. (OUAF)
Successful full lifecycle implementation experience.
Working knowledge of WebSphere and messaging, or other similar technologies.
Advanced knowledge of SOA-based integration technologies and architectures.
Thorough knowledge of enterprise architecture and enterprise application integration design patterns.
Working knowledge of application development integration standards and protocols.
Preference for architect experience in at least two implementations in one of the following - Energy, Electricity, Gas, or Water.
TOGAF, ITIL, ARCHIMATE certification preferred.
Oracle CC&B, MDM, or other ERP and CRM certifications preferred.

Principal IT Solution Architect Qualifications:
Requires a bachelor's degree in business, computer science, engineering management or equivalent work experience in a related discipline.
Typically, 10 or more years of experience in a related field.
Prior Solution Architecture leadership in defining Customer Information System and Meter Data Management solution design and strategy.
Ability to develop functional designs and technical specifications for customization, interfaces, and reports.
Advanced knowledge in customer ERP, CRM, billing, payment, and meter systems, with a preference for Oracle CC&B, MDM, and SGG experience.
Thorough knowledge of schemas. (tables & relationships)
Preference for architect experience in at least two implementations in one of the following - Energy, Electricity, Gas, or Water.
Strong designer or architect level experience with frameworks, such as Oracle Utilities Application Framework. (OUAF)
Successful full lifecycle implementation experience.
Thorough knowledge of WebSphere and messaging, or other similar technologies.
Advanced knowledge of SOA-based integration technologies and architectures.
Advanced knowledge of enterprise architecture and enterprise application integration design patterns.
Advanced knowledge of application development integration standards and protocols.
Preference for architect experience in at least two implementations in one of the following - Energy, Electricity, Gas, or Water.

About VanderHouwen
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.

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Company Information

VanderHouwen, founded in 1987, is a premier staffing provider of technology, engineering, finance and accounting professionals. At VanderHouwen, we pride ourselves on being experts in the industries we serve. From studying market trends to our extensive (and rapidly growing) network filled with new and established talent and organizations, we have an ear to the ground on a regional and national level. Take that industry knowledge and combine it with our commitment to providing respectful, personal, and consultative service to our clients and candidates. What do you end up with? A recruiting agency that feels like family. When you work with us, it's not just about jobs. It's about relationships. At VanderHouwen, our mission is to provide outstanding customer service in a straightforward, ethical, personal, and responsive manner. Our unique family-owned company offers individualized staffing services and solutions to our clients and candidates, creating value for everyone. We believe in diverse work environments. And we walk our talk. That's why we are proudly certified as a Woman Business Enterprise (WBE) by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). When you partner with VanderHouwen, you'll receive a 360° consultative experience. From our comprehensive and streamlined evaluation process to our advanced matching techniques, we are invested in helping you map out and achieve your career goals. We will guide you every step of the way—from your current position to your dream job. Our recruiters will provide you with a personalized and confidential recruiting strategy. We understand that finding the perfect position can be a challenge, and our goal is to make your career transition as easy and productive as possible.
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Position Id : 41395
Originally Posted : 4 weeks ago

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