Deloitte Systems Engineering Application Architect Senior Consultant in Houston, Texas
Application Architect- Senior Consultant
Are you a talented, creative Application Architect, interested in working in a team atmosphere to create innovative solutions that solves our clients most complex issues? Are you interested in creating elegant, effective solutions, while continually learning and expanding your skills?
Work you ll do
As a Senior Consultant in our Application Architecture practice you will bring considerable expertise to deliver effective solutions to clients.
Be the lead person to interface between the clients and our Deloitte teams
Serve as an integrator between business needs and technology solutions, helping to create technology solutions to meet clients business needs.
Developing & reviewing system requirements, designing the solution, redefining the business, presenting the prototype, and leading the testing of our custom technology solutions
Assisting clients with application architecture design, assessment and optimization including definition, documentation and implementation of new application architectures
Review and evaluation of key attributes of existing application architectures
Recommend and validate improvements to existing Application Architectures
At Deloitte Consulting LLP, our Systems Engineering specialists help clients manage the complexity inherent with technology change, from requirements planning to architecture, testing to deployment, and beyond, helping to link their IT programs to organizational goals. And we offer a complete range of industry-leading services, including systems development, solution and platform integration. Learn more about our Systems Engineering practice.
Senior Consultants in the Application Architecture practice are required to have:
4 years of relevant consulting or industry experience
At least 2 years of experience with large technology engagements
Minimum of 2 full system development life cycle implementations
Led teams responsible for soliciting non-functional requirements
Translated requirements into client ready design documents including modeling languages such as Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Led teams that performed designed and validated application architecture frameworks and supporting functionality
Worked closely with the functional and testing teams to understand their functional requirements and the impact to the application architecture
Led configuration and change management teams who were responsible for application deployments including the coordination of database changes and other necessary application configurations.
At least 2 years Continuous Integration or similar build and deploy experience
At least 2 years of experience with application architecture analysis, design and delivery
At least 2 years of experience with application architecture and solution development with JEE, .NET, or comparable technology platforms
A willingness to travel 80 - 100% of the time
Bachelor s Degree or equivalent experience
Limited immigration sponsorship may be available
In addition, successful Senior Consultants will have the following preferred background:
Transactional database interaction experience, with exposure to various techniques such as RowSet, ORM (Hibernate, NHibernate, EF), etc.
Experience with architecture design patterns such as MVP or MVC, Gang of Four, etc.
Experience in major industry sector Healthcare, Public Sector or Financial Services industries
Experience or passion for implementing cloud solutions on Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, and/or Google Cloud Platform
Experience of DevOps practices and tools
Leading Testing efforts, including all phases: System, Integration, and Performance Testing and ensuring traceability
Exposure to enterprise applications such as Siebel, SAP, Peoplesoft, Oracle
Experience with Middleware and/or SOA base implementations
Leading teams through IT Strategy initiatives
Ability to work independently and manage multiple task assignments
Strong oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills (MS Visio, MS PowerPoint)
Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment
Eagerness to mentor junior staff
A Bachelor's Degree in an IEEE recognized Engineering discipline
An advanced degree in the area of specialization
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Category: Software Engineering, Development & Testing
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