ITS SAP Architect

Posted 2 months ago by Robert Half
Houston, TX
Application ends: December 29, 2022
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Job Description

Description The Application Architect organizes the lifecycle of new development on future and existing products. This includes managing daily product development efforts, designing product architecture, and reviewing product requirements. You will be responsible for managing complex interactions between business processes and technologies as well as translating product specifications into production level applications.

Key responsibilities

– Play an important role in code development for web-based n-tier applications.

– Invent and document solutions to product specifications for shared capabilities throughout the architecture.

– Manage the timeline for product development.

– Work to understand requirements and create functionality specifications with the product team.

– Help team members so that they grow abilities and strengthen capabilities.

– Define and evolve development standards, guidelines, procedures, processes, and metrics.

– Develop cross-product frameworks and best practices, and design, establish, and maintain technical architecture standards.

– Govern the deployment of alpha and beta releases during the stabilization of new product development.

– Conduct code reviews — identifying best practices and efficiency steps for increased stability and capability.

– Perform other related duties as assigned by management.

– Provide technical and non-technical mentorship and oversight to developers.

– Assist in writing the technical section of functional specifications for new product development.

– Assist in product release planning and helps assess feature viability/effort. Requirements – Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines

– Knowledge of database design.

– Ability to work independently and lead small teams.

– Development of realistic plans, goals, and aligning plans with company goals, managing resources, and creating contingency plans.

– Presentation experience, and excellent oral and written communication skills.

– Proficient with threading, asynchronous event handling, data binding, scripting and query languages/tools.

– 5+ years of experience in team management in a related field.

– BA/BS in Software Engineering or Computer Science.

– Ability to document issues and proposed improvements while evaluating an existing architecture

– Capable of decomposing and prioritizing components of large systems.

– Comfortable learning new technologies related to the Web and application development.

– Experience with creating, debugging, securing, testing, and optimizing code for multiple web-based applications and services.

– Familiarity with common software development languages is preferred.

– Experience in a consulting environment with business analysis, data management, system architecture, and distributed technologies.

– 10+ years of experience in application development, software design, and architecture.

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