Senior Architect (Express IT Global)
WHAT YOU WILL DO
- Responsible for the Solution Architectures that satisfy the business requirements of project/programs aligned with the Express IT Target Architecture, Domain Roadmaps and the IT and Security Standards.
Responsible of defining Solution Architectures that reduce IT complexity through reusable, supportable, extensible and cost efficient solutions.
Responsible for the architecture implementation working closely with project IT teams through the complete project lifecycle: from inception to design, technology selection, build, test and deployment.
Responsible for overseeing vendors’ architects’, ensuring compliance.
Ensure that all project deliverables align with the specified Architecture; author the Solution Architecture Statement and System Requirement Statement.
Responsible for the review and approval of the Detailed Design, Testing and Deployment Architecture documentation.
Ensure project benefits from reusing existing assets.
Responsible for communicating the Solution Architecture to the project/ program stakeholders and guiding the IT project teams during architecture implementation, and ensuring it is understood.
Ensure that governance processes, including Architecture, development and infrastructure standards and security mandates and principles, are followed.
Responsible to the relevant Domain Architect for the alignment of the Solution Architecture with the Domain Architecture.
Responsible to the Head of Enterprise Architecture for cross domain solution architectures and alignment to the Express IT Target Architecture.
Contributor to the evolution of the Enterprise Architecture with best practices and emerging technologies.
APPLICATION YOU WILL USE
- Java Technology, SOAP, REST, XML, JSON, Microservices, Openshift, Rule Engine e.g. Drools, BPM, BPMS, Oracle, Splunk
WHAT YOU SHOULD HAVE
- At least 8 years of multi-disciplined IT experience including :
At least 5 years of which with Architecture responsibilities in large sophisticated organization with high volume/high transaction environment; Ideally Logistics, Airlines, Supply Chain, Transportation industries.
Development experience in a team that has provided world class results, specification and configuration of systems, interfaces, including data and performance analysis across large multi-national organisations.
Experience in Automated Sort and Clearance arenas.
Expertise in Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), including Event management,Business process Management, Business Rules Engine and Complex Event Processing with exposure to Digitalisation and Cloud implementations.
Knowledge on operational processes in Logistics Hubs and Gateways is a plus.
Able to gather and assimilate information needed for the analysis of a solution architecture; analyses and defines functional and technical requirements; prepares architectural requirements documentation.
Identifying and understanding issues, problems, and opportunities; comparing data from different sources to draw conclusions; using effective approaches for choosing a course of action or developing appropriate solutions; taking action that is consistent with available facts, constraints, and probable consequences.
Establishing courses of action for self and others (i.e. IT suppliers) to ensure that architecture is developed and implemented efficiently.
Accomplishing architecture tasks by considering all areas involved, no matter how small; showing concern for all aspects of the job; accurately checking processes and tasks; being watchful for deviations in quality.
A strategic thinker with the imagination and foresight to conceptualize new technological solutions and products that address the core business objectives, whilst remaining pragmatic with implementable solutions.
Energetic, enthusiastic and results-oriented.
Committed to “best practices” and best in class architecture frameworks and development methodologies enabling to position DHL as a leader and innovator in the marketplace.
In depth technical background with solid accomplishments in delivering solutions against a set of architectural principles.
Superior communication skills with technical and non-technical senior management.
Ability to work in a team, with a strong partner/supplier management skills.
Ability to overcome the complexities involved in changing processes and implementing new technologies, and the resulting impact on people and the organization.
Ability to focus on what is important for the organisation as a whole whilst operating within a level of organisational ambiguity.
Facts and Figures
DHL Information Services (Asia-Pacific) Sdn. Bhd.
I like working for DHL because it is the worldwide leader in logistics where customers and employees are always in focus.
Current Employee – Project Manager in Bonn