70 W. Madison Chicago, IL 60606
The IT Architect will help manage the architecture of applications in a .NET/SQL environment. The successful person will have a technical background, and work with the business to develop architectures and technology road maps considering future state needs of the business.
By leveraging existing process maps, work with the business to renew and establish new technology direction and investigate and advise new project requests as a part of the project portfolio process.
Design and develop IT architecture solutions to business problems in alignment with the enterprise architecture direction and standards.
Perform technical planning, architecture development, modification of specifications, and also take on Project Management duties by keeping projects moving when necessary.
Requires 7-10 years of experience as a developer, primarily in the .NET stack with an emphasis on back-end SQL knowledge
Experience at an architect level, establishing technology direction for large enterprise scale projects
Project Management experience
Expert level skills interfacing with the business community, operations, and technology team to establish common goals for a successful project
Strong communication and presentation skills
Bachelor' s degree in Engineering or Computer Science - Advanced Degree is preferred and Financial Services experience is preferred.