PwC PwC IT Solution Architect - Manager II in Seattle, Washington
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PWC IT is responsible for the success of our central technology efforts in our federated business model.
The Solutions Architect is responsible for setting and maintaining the firm's Solutions Architecture, i.e., the framework within which all IT applications and services are delivered.
The Solutions Architect reflects and enables the business strategy of the firm and accommodates changes to that strategy.
Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 8
Minimum Degree Required: High School Diploma
Degree Preferred: Bachelor's degree
Demonstrated and proven extensive knowledge and understanding of Solution Architecture concepts and implementations. Demonstrated understanding and/or experience of working in a professional services organisation.
Demonstrated ability to:
Align strategic business needs with the IT service delivery model.
Contribute to the development and maintenance of the IT Strategy & Solutions Architecture
Contribute to the development and maintenance of the business capabilities / IT services mapping
Contribute to the development and maintenance of the business and PwC IT roadmaps
Contribute to the development and maintenance of the PwC IT Governance processes
Engage with vendors and third parties in respect of futures
Contribute to the enterprise architecture to integrate processes and systems to maximize value and minimize impact associated with the change; and work with business leadership to understand and set enterprise architecture direction to realize Firm strategic initiatives.
Proven communication and influencing skills both within the business and the IT communities.
Proven ability to encourage creativity and forward-thinking suggestions. Demonstrated experience in a wide range of technical areas with a thorough technical understanding.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law.