GTS - ENTERPRISE ARCHITECT Global Infrastructure

McDonalds   •  

Oak Brook, IL

Industry: Food & Beverage


5 - 7 years

Posted 389 days ago

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Job Description

As a member of McDonald’s Global Architecture Services, this individual will perform infrastructure solution architecture for strategic and customer-driven initiatives. We need a collaborative and self-directed individual who, in partnership with other Solution Architects, will engage customers and stakeholders to clarify expectations, apply relevant standards and best-practices, and drive the delivery of infrastructure solutions and services. The successful candidate knows how to balance a strong results-orientation with continuous improvement. This will be a collaborative role, necessitating strong interpersonal and influencing skills in addition to broad IT domain knowledge, particularly in DevOps, Security, and Architecture Governance practices.


Responsibilities for this role will include, but are not limited to the following:
 • Analyzes new solution requests, solicits and clarifies non-functional requirements, and formulates conceptual and physical architectures, to rapidly deliver infrastructure solutions in a fast-paced, multi-vendor, cloud-first environment
• Triages technology proposals against existing infrastructure standards and best practices, and leads subsequent solution and variance activities
• Performs collaborative solution assessments that represent multiple foundational disciplines (especially platform, cloud services, network, security, data management & integration, service management & operations), makes recommendations consistent with standards and acceptable practices, and influentially communicates across the organization
• Uses own subject matter expertise and appropriate stakeholders to evolve infrastructure standards that improve time to market, economics, and brand protection for global technology solutions
•Contributes to EA-level functions of strategic planning and standards governance within areas of expertise

Minimum Requirements

• Bachelor's Degree in a technical discipline is REQUIRED
• 5 years’ experience in a senior-level infrastructure Engineering or Architecture role
• 3 years’ experience deploying solutions to AWS and/or Azure


• Ability to work collaboratively in a predominantly supplier-enabled environment
• Excellent written, verbal, and meeting facilitation skills
• Experience in global and retail environments highly desired
• Experience with agile methodologies, particularly Kanban
• Broad exposure to multiple areas of technology, particularly cloud infrastructure and operations management, DevOps, and security

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