POSITIONS

 
Japan
TBG-015390

Company:

Information & Technology

Position:

3-27 Program Architect / プログラム アーキテクト

Salary(¥):

11-14 million

Responsibilities

1. Become a highly certified and recognized expert.
2. Serve as a Trusted Advisor; drive conversations with our customer’s Enterprise Architects and Business Stakeholders armed with best practices for enterprise architecture functions such as Security, Performance, Development Process, and Application Governance.
3. Advise and mentor diverse teams, which include customer and partner resources in technical and functional delivery aspects at a program level, using influence and adaptive communication strategies in scenarios where Senior Architect does not have direct authority over all resources.
4. Contribute to a program vision while advising and articulating program/project strategies on enabling technologies including the company’s Tech. Platform.
5. Provide guidance on application and integration development best practices, Enterprise Architecture standards, functional and technical solution architecture & design, environment management, testing, and Platform education.
6. Drive the creation of application and technical design documents, which, leverage the company’s best practices and effectively integrate the company’s product into the customer’s infrastructure.
7. Troubleshoot key customer implementation issues and demonstrate ability to drive to successful resolution. Lead the evaluation of business and technical requirements from a senior level.
8. Review and correcting project/program direction, approach and key artifacts to keep programs on track and solutions extendable and maintainable going forward.
9. Identification and pro-active management of risk areas and commitment to seeing an issue through to complete resolution.
10. Manage customer expectations; negotiate solutions to complex problems with both the customer and third-party partners.
11. Build relationships with business partners, internal and external, and contributing to broader goals and growth beyond the scope of a single customer engagement.
12. Contribute to the growth of the Services Practice by identifying and leading internal strategic initiatives to grow the consulting practice, leveraging junior teammates to achieve individual as well as team growth; serving as an active contributor to the practice knowledge and resource base; mentor, educate, and enrich technical and non-technical, customer and partner colleagues.

Requirements

1. 10+ years of enterprise consulting experience, including implementation experience with one or more common enterprise software solutions (e.g. CRM, ERP), filling positions of increasing responsibility and management of more junior technical resources.
2. 5+ years experience as a Senior Architect and/or CTO in a mid to large sized organization with demonstrated leadership driving an organizational transformation in a matrixed organization.
3. Experience with key areas of enterprise architecture, including integration technologies, single sign on, and master data management.
4. Experience with Waterfall and/or Agile implementation methodologies.
5. Ability to work independently and be a self-starter.
6. Proven results leading and overseeing customer and/or partner success stories in the following domains: front- and back-end solution architecture, development and release management strategies, change management, and direct leadership in designing solutions that meet or exceed customer needs.
7. Proven ability to analyze, design, and optimize business processes via technology and integration.
8. Guiding customers and colleagues in rationalizing and deploying emerging technologies that drive increased business value.
9. Polished speaker with the ability to evangelize best practices at various levels within a large organization.
10. A particular desire to continually study new technologies and functionality, as well as be involved in projects that push the capabilities of existing technologies.
11. Strong communication skills, both written and verbal. Able to effectively develop materials that are appropriate for the audience.
12. Strong presentation skills. Able to effectively present and defend point of view to a variety of audiences.
13. Travel to client site (average of 50%), but may be higher or lower based on the client engagement.
14. Bachelor's degree required in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Business, or in a related field.
15. Experience defining and delivering custom enterprise applications in a technical and/or functional leadership role.