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Solutions Architect

Date posted 09/27/2019 Requisition Number: 240227BR Location: United States - Missouri - Maryland Heights Area of Interest: Information Technology Services Position Type: Full Time
JOB SUMMARY
Provide technical leadership, guidance, and support in formulating strategic technology approaches and systems architectures for Charter's enterprise systems. This position is responsible for designing reusable technical assets and standards to support solution development, as well as consulting with project owners on how to best leverage these assets and standards. Broad knowledge of the information technology landscape - stretching from infrastructure, network, client, server, emerging technology standards and trends.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Actively and consistently support all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience
  • Drive business and IT alignment to leverage reusable architecture capabilities
  • Collaborate with IT management to define and develop technology strategy, technology standards, roadmaps, and practices
  • Act as a technical expert addressing problems relating to systems integration, compatibility, and multiple platform integration
  • Interact and consult with appropriate business analysts, project managers and developers to understand application/project requirements and define architectural solutions to meet those requirements
  • Work with the application solutions delivery teams in the development of services, components, standards, and frameworks required to support Charter's business strategy (e.g. design patterns, reusable components)
  • Ensure that projects follow the prescribed development life cycle and meet quality standards
  • Assist with analyzing and recommending software acquisitions and alternative
  • solutions/methodologies/strategies and tools
  • Keep current with trends and technological innovations in the Cable and IT industry, and make appropriate development recommendations
  • Identify risks associated with component or application implementation

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
  • Must be detailed oriented and highly motivated
  • Professional communication skills
  • Able to adapt to agile and fast-paced environment
  • Experience building and implementing model-driven, enterprise-level business solutions
  • Knowledge of all phases of software development including design, coding, testing, debugging, implementation

Education
BA/BS in Information Technology, Computer Science, MIS or related field or equivalent work experience

Related Work Experience
  • 10 years experience with system installation, configuration and operations
  • 6 years of software or DB development
  • 4 years of DB schema design or XL message design and web service design
  • 2 years of building automation tools (ANT, Maven, Jenkins) and testing automation tools (SoapUI, JUnit)
  • Data warehouse experience
  • Strong UNIX or Linux (not systems or network)
  • Designing Ordering, Billing or Payment “buy flows” are a plus

WORKING CONDITIONS
Office environment

The Spectrum brands (including Spectrum Networks, Spectrum Enterprise and Spectrum Reach) are powered and innovated by Charter Communications. Charter Communications reaffirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities for employment and advancement to qualified employees and applicants. Individuals will be considered for positions for which they meet the minimum qualifications and are able to perform without regard to race, color, gender, age, religion, disability, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.

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