Manager Enterprise Architecture


Miami, FL

Industry: Business Services


15+ years

Posted 396 days ago


Kforce has a client seeking a Manager, Enterprise Architecture in Miami, FL. Summary of Position: The Senior Manager, Enterprise Architecture is responsible for the overall direction, standards and performance of enterprise architecture domains, including Application, Infrastructure, Networking, and Data. They also participate in support of solution development, Enterprise Architecture governance, and Enterprise Architecture planning processes. Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Partner with the CIO to set overall IT Enterprise Architecture vision and strategy
  • Develop and implement an IT Enterprise Architecture roadmap
  • Translate business priorities into IT architecture requirements for respective Enterprise Architecture domains
  • Understand as-is architectures and implications of the architecture requirements to current and future architectures
  • Define, document and maintain to-be domain architectureapplying architecture guiding principles
  • Augment architecture guiding principles
  • Develop architecture roadmaps for respective application, infrastructure, network and data domains
  • Identify architecture gaps and inefficiencies and provide recommendations for improvements and alignment
  • Assist in identification and development of new Enterprise Architecture assets, standards and frameworks
  • Research industry-wide architecture and technology trends for the respective domain and present relevant point-of-views
  • Review project architecture for compliance with enterprise standards as part of the Architecture Review Committee and make domain-specific recommendations
  • Manage and direct the activities of six direct reports
  • Reports to: Director, Enterprise Architecture


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field/advanced degree strongly preferred
  • 15+ years of experience architecting and delivering solutions across multiple architectural disciplines

Physical Requirements:

  • This is primarily a sedentary office position which requires the incumbent to have the ability to operate computer equipment, speak, hear, bend, stoop, reach, lift, and move and carry up to 25 pounds
  • Finger dexterity is necessary

Additional Requirements:

  • Experience at working as a leader and collaborator in a team-oriented environment is essential
  • Can conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities
  • Ability to react to project adjustments and alterations promptly and efficiently
  • Ability to read communication styles of team members and contractors who come from a broad spectrum of disciplines
  • Persuasive, encouraging, and motivating
  • Ability to elicit cooperation from a wide variety of sources, including upper management, clients, and other departments
  • Ability to defuse tension among project team, should it arise
  • Ability to bring project to successful completion through organizational dynamics
  • Strong interpersonal and operational skill sets
  • Adept at conducting research into project-related issues and products; strong analytics skills
  • Must be able to learn, understand, and apply new technologies
  • Strong Customer service skills and focus required
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment is crucial
  • Understanding of business and IT priorities
  • Deep understanding of respective domain architectures

JobID: 1661082-EQG