Senior Architect, ISD

in Pittsburgh, PA

Senior Architect, ISD Job

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  • Job Location

    600 Grant St
    Pittsburgh, PA 15219, US

  • Job Category

    Information Technology

  • Job Type

    Full-Time - Regular

  • Shift

    Day Job



The Senior Architect position requires a high degree of technical architecture expertise in design, development, and implementation of architecture strategy across multiple projects. Contributes to executive strategic leadership planning and leads feasibility analysis on potential future projects to management. The Senior Architect oversees the development, maturation and integration of enterprise architectures based on customer provided requirements to meet customer needs. They are responsible for the design, development, execution and deployment of an enterprise architecture program.


  • Community Presence/Eminence - Has a presence in multiple job-related communities demonstrated through presentations at user groups, trade shows, and/or academic conferences as well as publication of written manuscripts and/or whitepapers in trade magazines and/or academic journals. Initiates contacts with key technologists and other subject matter experts and is a contact point for others to initiate communications with.
  • Complexity of Work - Establishes the strategic technical direction of the sub-function. Drives the design, development, enhancement and implementation of all technology domains within a given sub-function. Evaluates new technologies for use in support of sub-functions goals.
  • Knowledge & Skill - Typically possesses 10 years of relevant work experience. Requires a technical mastery and business knowledge in multiple technology domains and has an operational understanding of supporting technology domains.
  • Scope of Influence - Design and integration of all technology domains related to a sub-function.
  • Strategy & Innovation - Establishes current and long-range direction of technology within the sub-function aimed at keeping the organization on the forefront of change. Collaborating and orchestrating across sub-functions.


  • Bachelors Degree in a related field with 10 years of relevant work experience OR 14 years total relevant work experience.
  • Holds deep technical mastery and business knowledge across multiple technology domains.
  • Strategic thinking and analytical skills with demonstrated ability to combine broad technical, business, clinical and political factors.
  • Has a broad background implementing different architectures to meet differing needs.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and possesses good presentation skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to direct the implementation of diverse technologies in a complex organization.
  • Diplomacy and interpersonal skills to lead others to provide inputs for the purpose of sharing with customers, partners, and higher management on vision and need for key technologies.
  • Demonstrated experiences innovating beyond the state of the art.
  • Maximizing technical efficiency and setting technical direction.

Ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • Experience with Event Driven Architecture (EDA)
  • Single Page Applications (SPA’s)
  • JavaScript
  • C#
  • SQL / NoSQL
  • Containerization
  • Knowledge of Azure Cloud Services

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