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Solutions Architect – GBE

Waltham, MA
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Description: Description National Grid is one of the largest investor-owned energy companies in the world - covering Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island and the UK. We are at the heart of one of the greatest challenges facing our society, delivering clean energy to support our world long into the future. Every day we work with stakeholders to promote the development and implementation of sustainable, innovative and affordable energy solutions. We offer: Competitive and robust benefits and compensation package with Bonus potential Opportunity to be part of a growing team Growth potential through company leadership programs Numerous wellness programs and Company-endorsed community programs Be part of a team building the Gas Enablement group About the Position: The Solution Architect is responsible for the development and the maintenance of program level Solution Architecture work products within the US Gas Business Enablement program. The Solution Architect is also responsible for the effective delivery and continuous improvement of delivery services in support of the US Gas Business Enablement program and to establish strategic services enabling step changes within National Grids solution delivery practice.
Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to): Lead the definition of program level Solution Architecture within a “cloud first” context, setting best practices within the program. This responsibility covers all architectural domains, including security, application, integration, information, and infrastructure architectures. Lead technology selection and adoption within the program. Responsible for providing thought leadership to lead solution delivery teams. Responsible for producing solution architecture diagrams and documentation. Responsible for articulating and socializing architectural and technical concepts to technical and business audiences. Partners with National Grid Enterprise Architecture on alignment of standards and defining emerging standards. Acts as a key member of the program’s architectural governance process. Demonstrates the Valued Business Partner capabilities and behaviors in all interactions with IS Colleagues, vendors and business stakeholders. Reports to the US Gas Business Enablement program’s Chief Solution Architect to support design and discovery. Demonstrate the Valued Business Partner capabilities and behaviours in all interactions with IS Colleagues, vendors and business stakeholders.
Qualifications Knowledge & Experience Required:
Experience and Technical Skills Required: 7 years in application development, application architecture, or integration architecture. Prior cloud project delivery experience is preferred. Experience with Java based development frameworks such as Spring Framework or Java EE. Experience working with integration tool sets such as Mulesoft, Oracle Fusion, or Tibco. Experience designing and developing REST APIs or SOAP web services in an enterprise IT context. Experience with Salesforce or SAP. Experience with Dev Ops practices and tool chains Experience with agile development/delivery methodologies. Proven track record of successfully contributing to large scale programs and managing portfolios of projects and programs. Good stakeholder management and influencing skills at project stakeholder level Ability to convey conceptual architecture or detailed architecture depending on audience Knowledge of business analysis tools and techniques Qualifications Required:
BS and educated to degree level in a relevant discipline or, an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. 4+ years as an software architect Job Dimensions (e.g., number of direct reports, budget – please indicate if these are direct or indirect responsibilities):
Responsible for delivering specific Solution Architecture pieces of work to time and budget under the direction of the program’s Chief Solution Architect. Responsible for partnering with National Grid Enterprise Architecture to align on standards and to influence emerging standards. Contributes to the overall architectural governance of the program. . This position is one of National Grid’s career path roles which provide for promotional opportunities within and across salary bands as you develop and evolve in the position by gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills.
National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that value s a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion t hat drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.
Job : Information Services Primary Location : MA-Waltham Organisation : Information Services Schedule : Full-time Job Posting : Oct 3, 2017, 12:25:03 PM Unposting Date : Ongoing


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