Application Architect - Data Analytics EISA-010 - 011 - 012 - ARG000QZ
Senior Application Architect (Analytics)
At EY we care about YOUR success because ours depends on it. EY is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services. The insights and quality services we deliver help build trust and confidence in the capital markets and in economies the world over. As a Senior Application Architect you will be responsible for delivering our core business solutions and participating on key architecture initiatives. Our mission is to help build a better working world. And we can’t do it without the right people – exceptional people who want to work with the best, develop their skills as leaders and create positive change.
Role & Responsibilities
The Senior Application Architect will be responsible for articulating an architectural vision, conceptualizing architectural approaches, developing and validating the architecture and high level solution design against business requirements, and guiding and mentoring development teams on methodologies, processes and best practices according to EY’s Architecture Framework based on TOGAF. The Senior Application Architect will be expected to work on multiple tasks and initiatives concurrently while being accountable for driving success through:
Leadership. Knowing when to focus on the details or taking a step back to look at the big picture and evaluating an issue. The architect enforces engineering methodology, reviews engineering design packages and drives to minimize technical exposure and risks on projects. The ideal candidate is a trusted technical advisor that collaborates with both business and technical stakeholders, sets direction, builds consensus, mediates conflicts, and helps to create an environment which solicits contributions from all participants. Excellent client-facing skills and executive presence are essential to the role.
Promoting a Passion for Technology. The Senior Application Architect is expected to evangelize best practices for application engineering, component re-use, architecture design and technical standards, while maintaining an awareness of new / emerging technologies and their potential application to existing service offerings. An understanding of architectural solutions to address functional and non-functional requirements is critical, as is hands-on experience implementing technical solutions. As a technical thought leader, the Senior Application Architect also understands that the architectural vision for the enterprise transcends the scope and lifespan of any individual project or effort.
Collaboration and Ingenuity. The Senior Application Architect drives the solution architecture model and ingenuity is crucial to the problem solving and critical thinking skills required to craft successful results. The position brings facts and requirements to life in ways which inspire and motivate solution development. To achieve these goals, the Senior Application Architect is engaged throughout solution delivery, working closely with the following key organizational groups:
Communication. The Senior Application Architect is expected to proactively identify and address technical strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats. Listening is the most effective art form available to gain these insights. A successful Senior Application Architect will build a shared understanding of the solution with the capacity for communicating that vision though technical materials, verbal presentations, and facilitating inter-team discussion.
Additionally, the Senior Application Architect focusing on Big Data and Analytics you will be responsible for:
The following industry qualifications are desirable: