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Sr. Architect (Remote)

Company: Constellation
Location: Austin
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:

DescriptionAt Constellation, we've got a place for you!

Join the nation's leading competitive energy provider, with one of the largest electricity generation portfolios and retail customer bases in the country. You will be part of a family of companies that strives for the highest standards of power generation, competitive energy sales, and energy delivery. Our team of outstanding professionals is focused on performance, thought leadership, innovation, and the power of ideas that come from a diverse and inclusive workforce.

Constellation will provide you the tools and resources you need to design, build and enhance a successful career. We are also dedicated to motivating the success of our employees through competitive base salary, incentives, and health and retirement benefits.

Join Constellation and share your passion at a forward-thinking Fortune 200 company. Establish yourself in a place where you can truly shine and create a brighter, more sustainable tomorrow. Energize your career at Constellation!

PRIMARY PURPOSE OF POSITIONThe purpose of Architecture Management is to define the different technology building blocks that make up the enterprise and their inter-relationships, as well as the principles guiding their design and evolution over time. These principles drive Service Portfolio Management roadmaps, to ensure that the right mix of supported technology services are offered to achieve business value, as defined by the business strategy. The Sr. IT Architect will provide technical expertise to support the alignment of IT solutions with architectural standards as part of the overall enterprise architecture governance process. Work to assure that all architecture processes are followed for IT, Innovation and Business initiated projects. Support the development of IT standards for technology solutions by participating in new technology pilots, weighing technical advantages, market availability of products, and the risks and benefits of technology to meet business needs. The Sr. IT Architect will provide technical guidance, direction and insights to project managers and stakeholders regarding IT system solutions and improvements being deployed within the enterprise environment. Participate in the development and optimization of documentation and tools to assist operational transition and turnover for the support of the various cloud architectures, designs, and services being standardized and deployed. These solutions would include sustainable patterns for cloud computing and application hosting architectures in support of enterprise IT project delivery. Ability to adapt for special projects or initiatives when required. Work closely with technology vendors when necessary.

  • Work within a team environment to conduct the architecture governance program for technology projects across the Constellation organization. This includes determining alignment of projects with technical standards and other business requirements (50%)
  • Assist the IT Architecture and Engineering community in planning the introduction of new technologies and/or identifying the most appropriate technology choices to accomplish goals by utilizing Constellation's standard governance process. Assist in the development of white papers, conducting presentations as needed to explain why a technology is being recommended by IT (20%)
  • Build and maintain knowledge of new technologies or technology opportunities and assist in development of analysis of their use for business and/or IT clients (15%)
  • Participate and facilitate peer groups around specific technology areas (10%)
  • Maintain and enhance engagement with business and IT partners (5%)JOB SCOPEPosition interacts and must effectively communicate with all levels of employees, including executives & vendors with a detailed understanding of business plans. Maintains deep knowledge of technology standards and application usage across Constellation business unit areas. Participates in technological innovation to drive new business opportunities and solve business problems. Works under minimal supervision. Mentors junior-level team members and others. QualificationsMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
    Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Sciences or related discipline and 5 - 8 years of relevant experience (ex: IT solutions architecture, enterprise architecture, and systems & application design) or 12 years or related experience.Broad technical expertise in at least one area, such as application development, enterprise applications or IT systems engineering Excellent communications skills - Able to effectively communicate highly technical information in non-technical terminology (written and verbal) Expert in change management principles associated with new technology implementations Deep understanding of project management principlesPREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
    Master's Degree Project Management Professional (PMP) certification. Technical certification in Technical Area of Specialty Demonstrated leadership abilityConstellation is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and employees or applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to: age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

    VEVRAA Federal Contractor
    Associated topics: .net, c#, design, devops, java, php, programming, project architect, senior software developer, software engineer lead

Keywords: Constellation, Austin , Sr. Architect (Remote), Other , Austin, Texas

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