Location: US-TX-Irving

Job Number: 17205205

CTG has an excellent contract to hire opportunity available! Are you looking to grow your career and skill set in an exciting new role?

Job Title: Senior Solutions Architect

Location: Irving, TX

Job Type: Contract to hire

Pay Range: Competitive with full salaried benefits available

Work Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 am – 5 pm


  • The Senior Solutions Architect is a technical planning resource within the organization, and fulfills a coordination and leadership role in the development of technical strategies and solutions as related to business, applications, security, and infrastructure requirements for initiatives across various technical areas.

  • Also has extensive technical knowledge and experience in multiple core technology areas and integration, along with strong planning and analytical skills.

  • The Senior Solutions Architect is responsible for the architecture and design of leading edge enterprise wide solutions requiring multiple technologies.

  • Also works as part of cross-functional teams that deal with the full spectrum of information management technology.

  • Works with various technical resources across the organization to facilitate the development of technical standards.

  • Must have the communication skills and ability to develop and present solutions to all levels of management, including executive levels.

  • The Senior Solutions Architect participates in pre-sales information gathering, discovery, and interfacing with customers on technical and business teams - establishing credibility in terms of experience, presentation and leadership of solutions development.

  • The Senior Solutions Architect evaluates proposed new systems and system changes and additions, provides oversight into the decision process, integrates engineers into planning process for the assigned systems from a technical and operational view, and participates in project implementation.

  • Strategy & Planning - Assists in the development of the information system vision and strategy of the organization; assists in the development, implementation, communication, and promotion of strategic and tactical plans.

  • Researches and participates in beta testing of new systems and technologies in order to better evaluate their suitability to the environment.

  • System Engineering - Evaluates proposed system acquisitions and provides critical input to the decision-making process relative to compatibility, cost, resource requirements, operations, and maintenance; develops plans and recommendations to improve the performance and efficiency of assigned systems; addresses all aspects of assigned systems, including hardware, software, outside services, etc.; considers cost-effectiveness, budget, and other resource issues in addition to technical issues; develops and implements standards and procedures for multiple areas of technology.

  • System Integration - Integrates system components, subsystems, facilities and services into the existing technical systems environment; assesses impact on other systems, and works with other IM associates to ensure a positive impact; installs, configures, and verifies the operation of system components; improves integration and operation of systems relative to the overall environment; participates as team member in cross-system projects.

  • System Management - Participates in development of standards, design and implementation of proactive processes to collect and report data and statistics on assigned systems; performs research and testing to verify impact and advisability of system installations; assists in development vendor support relationships

  • Training & Certification - Maintains in-depth knowledge and current certification in various areas of information technology.

  • Teamwork - ;adheres to all policies and procedures, especially those relating to Change Control, Problem Management, and Project Management; provides input to improve processes to ensure highest levels of service and availability of systems.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Electrical Engineering or related field preferred, or equivalent experience (4 years).

  • Ten years of increasingly responsible experience in large corporate systems environments with a wide variety of Information Management applications and technologies is recommended.

  • Also requires specialized procedural knowledge of systems design, hardware/software, operations, problem resolution, system documentation, and project management.

  • Experience must include at least three years hands-on experience with similar hardware/software/systems in use (Meditech, MS SharePoint, Teradata, MicroStrategy, Middleware/ESB technologies).

  • Four plus years hands-on development experience in C# or Java is required.

  • Enterprise Architecture experience documenting Infrastructure, Application, Data and Business Process within a healthcare environment is a plus.

  • Extensive technical knowledge of systems, databases, networks, operating systems and Information Management "Best Practices", including: Application architecture, local and wide area networking, operating systems; data modeling, security protocols, data storage, system backup and recovery, internet and intranet technologies, office automation and collaboration technologies, server hardware, software, and administration

  • Data Modeling & Management

  • Project Management

  • Patience, strong customer service skills

  • Interpersonal communications skills


Certified Analysis Professional (CAP), Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD), MicroStrategy Certified Developer (MCD), Oracle or SQL Server certification or TOGAF certification is a plus.

Additional Information:

  • No third party resumes will be accepted

  • Drug testing and/or other employment-related inquiries may be conducted

  • All interested individuals MUST be able to work on a W2 Tax basis (no C2C or third party vendors)!

  • Candidates must currently reside in USA or Canada

  • CTG is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer

  • CTG is an E-Verify Company

To be considered for this opportunity, please apply directly through our website by clicking the link below or email your Word version resume and salary requirements to johna.rogers@ctg.com.


CTG is the most reliable IT services provider, built on 50 years of meeting our commitments to make technology work for clients and deliver real business value. CTG provides industry-specific IT strategy, services, and solutions that address the business needs and staffing challenges of clients in high-growth industries, including major technology companies, large corporations, and government entities located in North America and Western Europe.

CTG's greatest asset is its people, and as such we are committed to providing employees programs and processes to support their performance, hone their skills, and advance in their careers. This commitment is reflected by CTG being named a Best Places to Work Company by Modern Healthcare (since 2013) in North America, and a Best Places to Work Company in the United Kingdom (2013), Belgium (since 2007), and Luxembourg (since 2011).

CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

CTG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and strong advocate of workforce diversity. Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Veteran.

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