The Enterprise Architect is accountable for the overall design and/or re-design of the architecture of enterprise-wide platforms and related support systems. The purpose is to establish and maintain a global architectural framework across the organization. The EA has a span of influence relative to a domain (network, infrastructure, solutions/applications, data, security, etc.) considering the near term and long term technology horizons. The EA is active in the governance of architectural principles and works closely with other architects at the strategic and operational levels. The Enterprise Architect functions under limited supervision.
Key result areas
The ideal candidate will possess:
Proven track record (7 plus years) in Infrastructure or Solutions Architecture, Systems Administration, Technical Development, Business Analysis. Must demonstrate a history of working across a particular domain – for example, mainframe, mid-tier, and client side environments, even if only on a small scale for an infrastructure architect.
The ideal candidate should have practical knowledge of at least one of the following: