Deloitte Transformation Architecture Manager in Houston, Texas
Monitor Deloitte's Strategy practice brings together several key capabilities to architect integrated programs that transform our clients' businesses, including Strategic Growth Transformation, Transformation Strategy & Design, Technology Strategy & Business Transformation, and AI & Data Strategy.
Strategy professionals will serve as trusted advisors to our clients, working with them to make clear data-driven choices about where to play and how to win - ultimately driving growth and enterprise value.
Within Monitor Deloitte, the Technology Strategy & Business Transformation (TS&BT) market offering helps clients unlock business agility and sustainable value through technology. We reimagine the technology + business relationship by architecting future business and technology strategies, operating models, platforms, ecosystems, and capabilities into integrated business solutions. We orchestrate the breadth of Deloitte to co-create business value across the C-suite and to the board. Digital Transformation Architecture (DTA) is a part of TS&BT market offering with a mission to guide our clients on transforming the role of architecture from "doing architecture" to "delivering value." DTA practitioners help them realize architecture agility and deliver on their business-led, technology-enabled transformation imperatives.
Work you'll do
You will analyze, define and plan transformation journeys for our clients. You will play a critical role in creating architecture strategies and capabilities for our clients to support their strategic business requirements. As a trusted advisor, you will be expected to craft quality deliverables and effectively manage the team and day-to-day relationships - whether on a small engagement or as part of a larger transformation. When not serving clients, managers develop and present proposals for business development activities.
An undergraduate degree and 6+ years of relevant consulting or industry experience
Ability to articulate leading technology issues and trends, including the associated business implications within one or more industries
Strong program management skills with experience managing and delivering complex and critical programs
Exhibit a passion for technology and continuous learning to keep pace with the accelerating change across multiple technologies and solutions
Deep understanding of how technology solutions are architected and their alignment to the organization's broader business goals
Awareness regarding latest EA tools used in the market; Hands-on experience desired
Knowledge of one or more Enterprise Architecture Frameworks, including TOGAF, Zachman, Federal Enterprise Architecture (FEAF) Dept of Defence Architecture Framework (DoDAF), or SABSA - Enterprise Security Architecture Framework
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Ability to influence others, lead teams, and mentor junior staff
Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment
Must have participated in one or more projects involving:
Enterprise Architecture maturity evaluations leveraging a standard maturity model and target-state Enterprise Architecture capability and operating model definition
Enterprise Architecture landscape assessment and target state definition. Enterprise Architecture blueprint and roadmap development
Solution Architecture development for a complex/cross-functional transformation
Technology strategy definition with a focus on developing future roadmaps for clients
Application Rationalization/ IT Cost Optimization
IT Operating Model Development/Assessment
Technology value/business case formation (e.g., cost to achieve and cost to operate models)
Vendor selection (e.g., service providers, software providers, ERP platforms)
Technology capability and skillset assessments
Ability to travel up to 50% on average, based on the work you do and the clients and industries/sectors you serve
Limited immigration sponsorship may be available
An advanced degree in the area of specialization (MBA preferred)
Undergraduate degree with focus on Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Technology, Systems Engineering or equivalent
Certifications such as TOGAF® Standard Foundation or Certified, COBIT 5, ITIL, AWS Solution Architect
At least four years of experience managing large technology engagements (min. of 2 full life cycle implementations)
Experience with any of the following: Business Architecture, Application Architecture, Data architecture, Technology architecture
Understanding of governance processes and forums: Architecture Review Board, Technology Standards Board, etc.
Ability to develop Solution Architecture for digital technologies such as AI, Cloud, and RPA etc.
Experience with doing a current state architecture blueprinting, conducting a maturity assessment, and developing future state architecture
Exposure to integration architecture, data management, data governance, and security