PDS Tech Inc Enterprise Architect in Plano, Texas

PDS Tech Inc is seeking an Enterprise Architect in Plano, TX

Support architecture and design team and activities for large enterprise efforts in the customer and dealer engagement and integration services areas.-

Must Have Qualifications:

More than 10 years of IT experience

3-5 years of experience developing architectures for and designing highly available systems using J2EE, .Net, SOA, and open source technologies

Experience developing architectures for large, complex applications

Experience with various project management methodologies, both from the agile category and waterfall

Excellent communication, presentation, and documentation skills

Excellent and demonstrable modeling skills

Experience with enterprise application integration in complex and distributed environments that include multiple data centers

Experience developing strategy for enterprise considerations such as deployment models, delivery models (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS), information protection, application access channels/endpoints.

Experience evaluating and leveraging public, hybrid, and private cloud deployment models for enterprise applications

Strong analysis capability; able to lead efforts independently with minimal supervision, such as interviewing and collecting data from various teams across the organization

Experience creating project solution blueprints, technical specifications, functional specifications, and detailed application design documentation

Ability to influence and lead technical architecture design discussions

Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools

Ability to successfully balance multiple assignments and priorities

Willingness and ability to assist with data modeling, process flow analysis, and definition and refinement of business processes

Ability to lead and execute proofs of concept with new and emerging technologies

Experience responding to and maintaining applications compliance for financial, audit, and security requirements

Deep expertise in at least two IT disciplines in an open-systems environment, such as enterprise architecture, network architecture, systems engineering, network security, application development, middleware platform development and management, database management, and technical operations

Ability to translate business needs into technical architecture requirements

Ability to apply multiple technical solutions to a business problem

Ability to comprehend the functions and capabilities of new technologies quickly

Experience with SOA and enterprise services implementation

Working knowledge of TOGAF 9.1, BPMN 2.0, and Archimate 2.0

Bachelor’s degree in computer science or similar technical field

Nice to Have Experience/Skills:

Working experience with IBM Rational (Telelogic, Popkin) System Architect

Experience in automotive finance industry

Experience with data quality, master data management, metadata management, data enrichment, and data lifecycle

Experience with big data applications, data staging and preparation, and data analytics platforms and technologies

Working knowledge of security technologies and considerations, including SAML 2.0, SSO, CIA triad, risk management, business continuity, high availability

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.