EY End User Technology Solution Architect in Bangalore, India

End User Technology Solution Architect

Core Business Services

Requisition # IND00B5J

Post Date Tue 12 Jun 01:34

Job Summary:

The End User Technology Solution Architect is responsible for delivering infrastructure architectures to key global business and infrastructure initiatives and services. Responsible for leading and coordinating projects from a technology architecture perspective, ensuring that infrastructure development activities are consistent with the direction set by accepted EY Technology standards.

Essential Functions of the Job:

  • Architect systems to meet functional and non-functional requirements

  • Create / review of architecture design packages

  • Review engineering design packages

  • Evangelize re-use through implementation of shared architectural assets

  • Ensure adherence to architectural standards/principles, global product-specific guidelines, usability design standards, etc.

  • Proactively provide feedback regarding infrastructure engineering methodologies, standards and leading practices

  • Minimize technical exposure and risk on projects

Analytical/Decision Making Responsibilities:

  • Compares various architectural options based on feasibility and impact and proposes actionable plans

  • Demonstrates strong analytical skills and technical problem-solving skills

  • Ability to analyze and operate at different levels of detail and complexity

  • Ability to balance what is strategically right with what is practically realistic

Knowledge and Skills Requirements:

  • Excellent technical architecture skills, enabling the creation of robust and scalable solutions

  • Interpersonal communication and organizational skills required to operate as a leading member of global distributed technical teams that deliver quality services.

  • Knowledge of organizational structure of the firm to facilitate work with groups outside of the immediate technical team.

  • Knowledge and experience in IT methodologies and life cycles

  • Familiar with infrastructure implementation/management, service/operations management, etc.

  • Maintains awareness of new and emerging technologies and the potential application on service offerings and products provided by IT.

  • Must be able to communicate fluently in English, both written and verbal.

  • Position requires accurate and timely tracking of time spent working on projects

  • Experience facilitating meetings with multiple customers and technical staff, including building consensus and mediating compromises when necessary.

  • Experience overseeing (from a technical perspective) multiple projects

Technical Requirements:

  • Extensive, real-world experience designing enterprise solutions and defining solution architectures

  • Experience building and supporting mission critical infrastructure for critical applications, running in a highly distributed manner.

  • Exposure to infrastructure and application security technologies and approaches

  • Demonstrated knowledge of industry trends and standards

  • Experience in development lifecycle management

  • Experience in project and task planning

  • Familiarity with various requirements gathering techniques

Supervision Responsibilities:

  • Provides input and guidance/expertise to resolve issues which arise within project; drives project’s progress and critical success factors.

  • Works under supervision of the Team Lead of the Enterprise Infrastructure Solution Architecture team

Other Requirements:

  • Vacation scheduling are dependent upon team priorities and may change during the course of a year.

  • Position may be eligible for alternative work locations dependent upon team dynamics.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalency (CS, CE, CIS, IS, MIS, or engineering discipline)

Experience:

  • 8-10+ years experiences in infrastructure technologies

  • Minimum 3+ years in an infrastructure architecture role in hosting, storage, network, VMware, tools and application platforms (Oracle, SAP, CRM, ERP)

Certification Requirements:

  • One of the following certification will support the required technology understanding to perform this role:

  • MCSE, CCNA. CCNP, MCDBA, PMP