Deloitte Solutions Architect - Legal, Risk, and Regulatory in Hermitage, Tennessee

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Solutions Architect

Location: Hermitage/Nashville, TN

Are you passionate about technology and interested in joining a community of collaborative colleagues who respectfully and courageously seek to challenge the status quo? If so, read on to learn more about an exciting opportunity with Deloitte s Information Technology Services (ITS). We are insatiably curious and life-long learners focused on technology and innovation.

Work you ll do

We are currently looking for a passionate, innovative, results-oriented technology leader with heart-deep commitment to success to be a part of our Technology Delivery Studio. This role requires architecture design leadership for various lines of business and enterprise applications for custom web solutions and 3rd party vendor products. Responsible for web application architecture, service architecture, and technical design for high performance and scalability in a distributed, multi-tier and cross-platform mobile environment. This role requires extensive experience in architecting and deploying web-based and web-enabled business applications, and must possess hands-on experience in coding, deploying distributed architectures and platforms, creating benchmark tests, designing for scalability and performance, and implementing large-scale vendor systems.

  • Oversees the technology architecture for one or more delivery channels with a focus on consistency, reusability, and integration of a substantial product portfolio.

  • Providing overall direction, guidance and definition of enterprise architecture solutions to effectively support the business strategy.

  • Provides technical and architectural leadership for Microsoft .NET web applications as well as mobile applications developed in Xamarin.

  • Provides technical and architectural leadership on various business and enterprise applications. Works with architecture, development, and infrastructure teams to produce an optimal, high level, conceptual design for the project. Develops enterprise level solutions that integrate across applications, systems and platforms.

  • Manages and mentors multiple Solution and Application Architects; approves application architecture designs, and lead technical design sessions with architects and developers.

  • Defines application technology strategy and architecture to ensure alignment with technology industry standards, application technology roadmap, and business needs. Researches emerging technologies and solutions to solve complex business problems. Proposes and maintains reference architecture.

  • Partners with business analysts, systems analysts and engineers to define and review requirements. Advises and consults senior leadership on costs, benefits, and implementation of technology solutions.

  • Recommends changes in process, policies, and standards as they relate to the architecture and design principles.

  • Defines and manages the strategic technical roadmap for one or more portfolios consisting of 3 or more studios.

  • Proposes and leads two or more Practice Initiatives each year.

  • Creates project and application architecture deliverables that are consistent with architecture principles, standards, methodologies, and best practices.

  • Responsible for defining technical evaluation criteria for product and technology selection and determining technical approaches to ensure all architectural solutions result in a coherent systems design.

  • Leads technical design sessions with the development teams, including the creation of class models, sequence diagrams, component models, etc., and detailed design specifications to ensuring that architecture standards are followed.

  • Provides support / guidance to the development teams during the analysis, development, and testing processes.

  • Works with business clients and product owners to review business drivers, needs, and strategies to anticipate future business / technology needs.

  • Reviews and approves 3rd party and integration solution architecture based on established enterprise application strategy.

  • Communicates implications of architectural decisions, technology costs, benefits, and implementation requirements to business and IT Leadership.

  • Defines and validates non-functional (technical) requirements, and establishing traceability between requirements and application architecture/design.

  • Provides input to the development of project initiation documents including objectives, scope, approach, estimates, and deliverables, when needed.

  • Works closely with Performance Engineering and our Web/Infrastructure Technology teams on defining the deployment architecture.

  • Stays abreast of changes in vendor landscape, and provides guidance around Deloitte Application Studios long-term vendor strategy towards mobile application development.

  • Instills a culture of execution, operational excellence, and accountability.

  • Seeks and capitalizes on the opportunities to improve productivity, improving time-to-market, improving solutions quality, and improving cost effectiveness.

  • Anticipates barriers to change and creates opportunities to remove them.

  • Creates a culture that is based on knowledge sharing and learning from best practices.

  • Exhibits high level of professional flexibility and volunteering innovation and new ideas.

The team

Members of our ITS team work behind the scenes, but are essential to the Deloitte organization. Our ITS team develop custom enterprise applications and provide IT infrastructure support to clients to ensure that they sustain a competitive advantage and stay ahead of the innovation curve. Our team has the analytical skills needed to parse mountains of data, the technical proficiency required to deliver custom solutions, and stellar communications skills needed to present research, discovery, and recommendations in logical and easily understandable ways.

The 2,200 professionals in ITS deliver services including:

  • Security, risk & compliance

  • Technology support

  • Infrastructure

  • Applications

  • Relationship management

  • Strategy

  • Deployment

  • PMO

  • Financials

  • Communications

Deloitte Application Studios (DAS)

Deloitte Application Studios (DAS) is the internal software and applications development team responsible for delivering leading-edge technologies to Deloitte professionals. Their broad portfolio includes web and mobile productivity tools which empower our people to log expenses, enter timesheets, book travel and more, anywhere, anytime. DAS enables our client service professionals through a comprehensive suite of applications across the business lines. In addition to application delivery, DAS offers full-scale design services, a robust mobile portfolio, cutting-edge analytics, and innovative custom development.

Category: Information Technology

About Deloitte

As used in this document, Deloitte means Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries. Please see www.deloitte.com/us/about for a detailed description of the legal structure of Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.