Apex Systems, Inc Enterprise Architect - 904560 in Detroit, Michigan

h3 class="job-company"Description/h3div id="description"span style="font-size: medium;"Enterprise Architect/spanPosition Description:We are in need of an enterprise architect responsible for delivering Business Architecture and Solution architecture activities. Looking for a strong application design and development experience and have experience in architecting cross-functional IT solutions.A deep understanding of cloud hosting concepts, API solutions and data management is critical. The need to re-use existing technical architecture solutions that align to patterns and standards is key to increasing speed to market. Looking for a solid working knowledge around the following competencies:Solution Architecture knowledge with experience in providing technical solutions Business Architecture knowledge including processes, requirements definition, Capability and Business Interface ModelsInteroperability standards and methods of exchanging data effectively and securely Designing and implementing cloud platform solutions (e.g. AWS, Azure, PCF)Vendor solution evaluation processes and buy vs. build assessment . Architecting public facing solutions .Engage with the Product delivery team to design, develop and document the solution .Experience with Java technologies, Rest Web Services, Spring Frameworks, messaging architectures, PCF, micro-services.Understanding of highly available scalable global architectures .Self-researcher, ability to research a technology and provide insight to project team .Full application/Agile system development lifecycle knowledge and experience .Demonstrated innovative thinking .Leadership skills helping senior-level management with decision making .Ability to manage and prioritize work across multiple projects and stakeholders .Comfortable with ambiguity and ability to pivot as project direction/goals changeSkills Required:ulliBachelor.s Degree . 5+ years of relevant work experience in enterprise architecture/liliSelf-starter, ability to work independently as well as collaborate with a cross-functional team/liliStrong research ethic: ability to research a technology and provide insight to project team/liliNegotiation skills: ability to work with multiple stakeholders/customers/li/ulExperience Preferred:ulliExperience as architect on multiple large-scale product or enterprise initiatives, preferred/liliExperience architecting public facing solutions/liliExperience in trouble shooting complex systems and performance testing and tuning . Knowledge of architecture frameworks and design patterns/liliExperience with Cloud Foundry services and messaging architectures/liliExperience with Mobile client applications/liliNetwork infrastructure understanding/liliExperience implementing or supporting mobile applications, frameworks and protocols Knowledge of Ford Information Technology standards and processes/li/ulEEO EmployerApex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, , age, orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at a href="mail