Principal Enterprise Architect

World Wide Technology   •  

Phoenix, AZ

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 51 days ago


  • Work with customers to gain a detailed understanding of their current and future technical and business needs
  • Responsible for the development of enterprise architecture artifacts that articulate our customers business strategy, future state business and technology architecture, and execution roadmaps
  • Help ensure that Solution Architects are architecting solutions that enable our customers to achieve best-in-class performance, reliability, and privacy, while adhering to industry standard architectural principals
  • Conduct architecture and technical workshops that may include enablement sessions
  • Provide oversight and guidance to teams consisting of WWT experts deploying complex solutions that span network, compute, storage, virtualization, collaboration, security, big data and application development
  • Participate in industry, product, and procedural training as needed to maintain the knowledge and certifications necessary to be effective



  • Advanced understanding of infrastructure (network, storage, compute, virtualization) and information security
  • Highly proficient in viewing enterprise challenges from a business, data, application and technology perspective
  • Highly proficient developing conceptual models
  • Proficient developing and executing high level designs
  • Proficient on cloud platform architecture and design including SaaS, PaaS and IaaS.
  • Experience developing and implementing best practices for IT Service Delivery
  • Experience with software-defined networks, software-defined data center infrastructure and understanding of modern cloud capabilities (Private, Hybrid and Public)
  • Understanding of at least two modern programming languages (Python/Perl/Java/.Net/MySQL/PgSQL) and scripting related to automation, orchestration, Infrastructure as a Service, etc.
  • Excellent analytic and problem-solving skills
  • Sound business and technical acumen, with deep expertise in at least one business area
  • Proven track record of working with subject matter experts, consultants, professional services, IT, operations, and others over the technology lifecycle
  • Strong ability to think creatively and strategically.
  • Proven collaborative approach; openly sharing information and receptive to the ideas of others.



  • Masters' degree in Business or Computer Science/Engineering, and/or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum 10 years of progressive engineering leadership experience in a highly complex, sophisticated environment
  • 3-5+ years in a Lead Enterprise Architect role
  • Experience leading the development of an Enterprise Architecture program, cloud environments and application frameworks
  • Demonstrated experienceworking with geographically (and potentially globally) dispersed teams
  • Record of building high trust relationships
  • Proven team management skills


  • Strong work ethic and entrepreneurial spirit
  • Passion for learning
  • Highest level standards in honesty, integrity and professionalism
  • Known for valuing and supporting diverse individuals and cultures.