CTG Solution Architect in Rochester, New York
Title: Solution Architect
Job Number: 17203158
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Title : Solution Architect
Duration :5 months (possibility of extension)
Responsible for the specification of systems architecture and identification of
components. Researches, analyzes, designs, proposes, and delivers IT
architecture solutions that are optimal for the business and IT strategies.
Provides integrated systems analysis and recommends appropriate hardware,
software, and communication links required to support IT goals and strategy.
Ensures architectures, strategies, policies, standards and practices for
existing and planned systems remain compatible within IT infrastructure.
Specifies and designs both conceptual and technical, for complex systems
(integration with multiple systems, covers multiple business processes).
Selects appropriate design standards, methods and tools and ensures that they
are applied effectively. Reviews others’ system design to ensure selection of
appropriate technology, efficient use of resources and integration of multiple
systems and technology. Selects appropriate design standards, methods and tools
and ensures that they are applied effectively.
Conceptual design must tell customers exactly what they want, describes
functions of the system, be independent of implementation, and linked to
requirements. Technical design must take into account hardware and functions,
hierarchy and functions of the software, data structures and data flow as well
Reviews others’ system design to ensure selection of appropriate technology,
efficient use of resources and integration of multiple systems and technology.
Provides recommendations to reduce complexity, prototype and fault tree
Design for concurrency: data shared among components that execute at the same
time ( mutual exclusion (locks), monitors allows access, guardians, runs
continuously and controls access to a resource).
Design for component independence: coupling and cohesion. Couple; by shared
data, parameter driven. Cohesion; related parts, coincidental is low,
functional is high.
Design for Fault handling, Exception handling, and the prevention of faults.
Role will provide collaborative design recommendations to simplify complex
solutions and make modular. Each component has a clearly stated purpose and
Evaluates and undertakes impact analysis on complex design options. Ensures
that the system architecture balances functional, service quality and systems
Architecture will map requirements to system modules, Code design maps modules
to algorithms (the code) and data, Executable design maps the code to memory,
execution time, and optimization.
Produces detailed component specifications based on input and requirements from
customer and translates these into detailed designs for implementation using
selected products for developers.
Within a business change program, assists in the preparation of technical plans
and cooperates with business assurance and project staff to ensure that appropriate
technical resources are made available. Provides advice on technical aspects of
system development and integration (including requests for changes, deviations
from specifications, etc.) and ensures that relevant technical strategies,
policies, standards and practices are applied correctly.
Ensures that the system architecture supports the integrated solutions design
and the Enterprise architecture. Uses appropriate tools, including logical
models of components and interfaces, to contribute to the development of
In own areas of expertise provide advice and guidance influencing the
effectiveness of the organization’s business processes.
Adheres to and influences standards, strategies and procedures across the
development lifecycle in the areas of systems integration and testing and
ensures that practitioners adhere to them. Maintains an in-depth knowledge of
specific technical specialisms and provides expert advice regarding their
application. The specialism can be any aspect of information or communication
technology, technique, method, and product or application area.
Coordinate and Facilitate environment and data readiness to support Development
testing as well as QC testing.
· The role holder is
responsible for ensuring the architectural design of an IT system solution that
support the architecture strategy, positions for future functional
requirements, standards and roadmaps, meets the short term business functional
requirements, and fits with the current architecture.
· This includes defining the
platform supporting the initial delivery and charting a clear course for
extending that initial solution to meet evolving business needs over time; and
assembling and documenting the architectural requirements for the strategic
· Works to design and document
a technical structure based on the existing standards and processes, that meets
the strategic needs of the business and integrates with other business and IT
· The role holder provides
integrated systems analysis and recommends appropriate hardware, software, and
communication links required to support IT goals and strategy. This may include
coordinating activities of the project team and assisting in the monitoring of
project schedules and costs.
· The role holder is
responsible for maintaining awareness of appropriate industry trends, and being
familiar with enterprise standards, methodology and in the platform(s) being
utilized (Oracle). The role will also have familiarity with the enterprise
infrastructure and applications, and will specialize in a particular domain.
· Works with the lines of
business, support staff, and technology areas, to design and document a
technical structure based on the existing standards and processes and meets the
strategic needs of the business and integrates with other business and IT
· This role also leads the
effort to support, resolve and document issues that arise in the architecture.
This may also include reviewing designs and recommending improvements to the
· The role holder should have
an understanding of all the architectural domains that follow, and should
specialize in one or more of the domains.
Plan and improve infrastructure architecture; Establish technology standards
and manage adherence and ensure leveragability across the enterprise.
· Application: Manage the
evolution of the application portfolio; Establish strategic direction for
application selection and development approaches; Establish application design
guidelines and patterns
· Data: Promote understanding
of how data is created and used in the enterprise; Promote sharing /adoption;
Establish data management strategies and standards; expertise in one or more
key data areas (Product, Customer)
· Autonomy; Works under broad
· Full accountability for own
technical work or project/supervisory responsibilities.
· Receives assignments in the
form of objectives.
· Work is often self-initiated.
· Influences organization,
customers, suppliers and peers within industry on contribution of
· Decisions impact success of
assigned projects i.e. results, deadlines and budget.
· Develops business
relationships with customers.
· Challenging range – variety
of complex technical or professional work activities.
· Work requires application of
fundamental principles in a wide and often unpredictable range of contexts.
· Understands relationship
between detailed and wider customer/organizational requirements.
· Uses best practices and
knowledge of internal or external business issues to improve products or
· Acts as a resource for
colleagues with less experience
· Requires in-depth knowledge
· Decisions guided by policies,
procedures and business plan
· Interprets internal or
external business issues and recommends solutions/best practices
· Typically has experience in
multiple IT areas and relevant architecture experience. Requires advanced level
knowledge and understanding of architecture, applications, infrastructure,
systems design and integration.
· A thorough knowledge of at
least one specific technology area and a broad understanding across a wide
field is required. A record of applying such knowledge successfully in a
variety of situations is preferred.
· Is familiar with the
principles and practices involved in development and maintenance of software
solutions and architectures and in service delivery.
· Has thorough knowledge of the
system components and interfaces being designed or integrated, testing
procedures, configuration issues and challenges.
· Has strong technical
background and remains evergreen with technology and industry developments.
· Possesses a general
understanding of the systems and applications that enable business processes.
· Demonstrates a rational and
organized approach to the tasks undertaken and an awareness of the need to
· Demonstrates high standards
of professional behavior in dealings with clients, colleagues and staff.
· Demonstrates the ability to
take responsibility and shows skill in the management of change and can handle
contacts of most types and at most levels.
· Is able to work
collaboratively with others on significant issues and in making decisions.
· Is effective and persuasive
in both written and oral communication.
· Has an understanding of
project and program management techniques.
Architect with experience inAccess
Authentication -O365 is a plus - PKI - device authentication using
certificates is also a plus.
Minimum - Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other
related field. Or equivalent work experience.
Preferred - Master's Degree in Compute
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.
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