Systems Architects


Des Moines, IA

8 - 10 years

Posted 208 days ago

  by    Eva Hill

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Title: Systems Architects.

Interview type: In Person or phone.

Required skills: SQL, Mainframe, IDMS, Oracle, roadmap, governance, management, and integrity

Core responsibilities of an Architect 3.

  • Experience as Technical Lead and/or Project Architect on very complex multi-subsystem solution delivery projects 
  • Document the agency?s existing systems architecture and technology portfolio and make recommendations for improvements and/or alternatives;    
  • Develop, document, communicate and enforce a policy for standardizing systems as necessary   
  • Review and Analyze the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems and develop strategies for improving or further leveraging these systems
  • Design, implement and maintain databases. ? any particular database? SQL, Mainframe, IDMS, Oracle?       
  • Follow database standards and integrity controls, analyse information requirements, and develop database specifications. 
  • Play a leading role in defining software development project plans, including scoping, scheduling, and implementation.
  • Knowledge of computer programming languages as required for the system.     
  • Responsible for strategy, roadmap, governance, management, and integrity of the Architecture practice for the solutions area.   
  • Plan, coordinate, and implement security measure to safeguard information resources against accidental or unauthorized mod, destruction, or disclosure
  • Direct research on emerging application development software products, languages, and standards in support of procurement and development efforts;     
  • conduct research on emerging technologies in support of systems dev efforts and recommend technologies that will add cost effectiveness/systems flex     
  • Perform cost-benefit and return on investment analysis for proposed systems to aid management in making implementation decisions    
  • IT development experience? any particular platform?
  • Create and describe system design and models utilizing commonly used industry mechanisms like E-R Diagrams, UML models, flow charts, etc.     
  • College diploma or university degree in the field of computer science, information science, management information systems       

$100K - $110K