Reach Partners LLC Enterprise Architect Remote · Full time

Reach Partners is a rapidly growing, woman-owned boutique management consulting firm. Our Core Values drive the motivation behind the work that we do for our Clients as well as the structure of what and how we work together as a Team. Reach’s goal is to help businesses Transform for Results, and we believe that transformation starts internally, with ourselves, our people, and our Teams. As a valued member of Reach Partners, you live out our Core Values: human, daring, commitment, simplify, and elevate, as demonstrated by your leadership, work ethic, attitude, quality of work, and willingness to put the team before yourself.

Description

Reach Partners seeks a Senior Architect to help our Clients strategize and implement large transformation programs by architecting and delivering Cloud Based Enterprise Solutions (e-commerce, order management, merchandising, etc.) leveraging Platform as a Service (PaaS)/Software as a Service (SaaS) for our Clients.


You must be a collaborative, solutions-driven, articulate team player and an effective and meticulous time manager with strong hands-on experience in designing and developing enterprise architectures. Experience with digital, headless eCommerce platforms in the retail industry is highly preferred.


Our enterprise architects move extremely fast while solving unique and challenging data problems. We selectively gather top technical talent passionate about transforming business, with technology, into insights that will help our Clients solve their business problems. Come join us!

 

Job Description

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING:

  • Work closely with the leadership team to understand business vision and help design program level/enterprise level architecture
  • Recommend interim architecture designs/solutions to help client achieve the end goal in step changes
  • Architect scalable cost-effective solutions for the client is key to be successful in this role
  • Establish enterprise guidelines for all development and operations teams with a bias to building and deploying highly-secure, high-quality applications
  • Work closely with the Security team to influence and to adapt to the Security Architecture
  • Participate in RFP/tool selection conversations to provide inputs from an architectural lens
  • Work with the DevSecOps team to establish a runbook for the client’s long term IT Operations
  • Work with the User Interface development, API development and the Quality Assurance leads to influence the detail development and testing guidelines
  • Work closely with the Solution Architects to review and finalize the data flows and solution designs to ensure basic architectural concepts are not overseen
  • Work with the Data Architects to review and finalize the data models recommended to ensure data modelling concepts are followed
  • Mentor and guide junior resources within the firm interested in pursuing a career in Solution Design and Enterprise Architecture
  • Assist in building various accelerators and tools that will function as a competitive advantage for the firm in the market 


YOUR BACKGROUND AND WHO YOU ARE:

  • Cloud Architecture experience is a must
  • 5+ years of experience working as a Solution Architect is a must
  • 3+ years of experience working as an Enterprise Architect is highly preferred
  • BS in Computer Science or a related field is preferred
  • Hands on development experience is preferred while experience developing in Java is highly preferred
  • Architecting Cloud solutions using either Google Cloud Platform, Azure or Amazon Web Services is a must; experience in Google Cloud platform is a highly preferred
  • Experience in Data Architecture (data modeling, data management, etc.) is highly preferred
  • Should have the ability to work with large unknowns and very little direction
  • Should be passionate about designing data infrastructure, platform, reusable frameworks, etc.
  • Should have the capability to simplify complex problems in a way leadership from various functions can easily understand
  • Should be innovative when solving for problems

 

BONUS POINTS

  • TOGAF Certification
  • Experience building and delivering architecture for large retail organizations


Reach Partners is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.



Salary

$125,000 - $140,000 per year