1. Partners with functional team(s) to define, translate business strategies into technical visions and assists in operationalizing. 2. Develops a deep level of understanding of business processes supported by the defined set of applications, leverages (where appropriate) unused capabilities of current applications, considers consolidation opportunities and presents options for new technology solutions in support of business needs and/or processes. 3. Utilizes knowledge of business process/function and associated needs to propose/provide opportunities to increase functional effectiveness and recommends appropriate technology solutions. 4. Leverages technology solutions to improve end user experience and drives customer satisfaction. Evaluates current systems and propose opportunities to consolidate where appropriate. 5. Collaborates with functional teams to develop plans that guide the business to a future state model through the creation and execution of a business strategy roadmap using technology as an accelerator. Develops and aligns strategic objectives with and around tactical demands. 6. Develops and maintains relationships with business & IT leaders, developers, architects and other stakeholders as required to define and plan integrated solutions as well as for operational support. 7. Performs research on relevant technology trends, technical tools and platforms, and emerging/evolving vendor software. 8. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or other relevant subject area. Experience in Higher Education, ERP and Student Systems, Integration Platforms, and Web Services.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or other relevant subject area. Experience in Higher Education, ERP and Student Systems, Integration Platforms, and Web Services.
Required Skill/ability 5: Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with a variety of senior business clients in written or verbal form, in particular, the ability to write clear and concise technical documentation.
Posting Position Title: Enterprise Architect
Required Skill/ability 3:
Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills in business analysis, systems design, technical design and specification and implementation of major information and technical systems.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Enterprise Solution Architect
Required Skill/ability 1:
Proven track record and experience working with functional and technical staff with competing priorities, in particular, conflict resolution, mediating opposing viewpoints and solution negotiation.
Required Skill/ability 4: Demonstrated broad knowledge of new technologies, development practices, architecture methodologies and software quality practices along with introducing innovation and new ideas.
Required Skill/ability 2:
Proven experience in the design, development, implementation, support and administration of major information and technical systems including software development life cycle (SDLC) experience and adhering to best practices and standards.
Bachelor's Degree in a related field and ten years of related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 59041BR
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Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.