Sr. Enterprise Architect

Corporate Partners Jobs Sacramento, California


Position at SBM Management

SBM is looking for an Enterprise Architect! Experienced in designing and building platforms, you will provide technical and architectural leadership in the creation of the strategy and roadmap and will continue in the leadership role throughout the implementation.  The business is also specifically requesting guidance on creating a holistic strategy that includes both migration and modernization, and integration.

  • In order for the business to leverage modern applications and be effectively optimized, they need to be architected correctly enabling them to reap the benefits of elasticity, horizontal scalability, automation and high availability
  • Provide technical expertise to advise on solutions, including standard products and features to address business issues and opportunities
  • Use knowledge of recent technologies to optimize solution efficiency, flexibility and scalability
  • Collaborate with SMEs to determine business outcomes and drive vision, strategy and solution design
  • Provide input in each cycle of the development phase (develop, test, and release) to ensure we produce a leading-edge solution and continually learn and evolve to adapt to changing business needs
  • Devise, define and maintain architecture standards, to ensure that the application portfolio is aligned with the business strategy
  • Engage with business partners and multi-functional teams to understand business requirements and deliver architectural strategy and blueprints for delivery of end to end solutions
  • Identify, document, and communicate business challenges and needs for use in design and implementation of business solutions
  • Effectively manage expectations from the business and engage technical teams to drive results
  • Analyze, model, optimize, and implement business processes and process flows, information and information flows, and business rulesDrive Master Data Management (MDM) strategy and execution to standardize data across the organization, establish and promote best practices
  • Design and ensure seamless data integration across multiple systems to enable accurate reporting, dashboarding, KPI metrics and overall performance management



  • 8+ years working as an enterprise architect. Experience / Certification in an enterprise architecture framework (TOGAF, Zachman, NIST, EAP, BSP)
  • Strength around business modeling in the areas of business process definition and data modeling
  • Hands on experience in driving stakeholders through the architectural processes and personally architecting solutions that meet the needs of the business
  • Experience architecting solutions in the ERP/CRM/HCM space and translation of the related business architecture into target systems (e.g., Netsuite, Ultipro, Salesforce)
  • Be able to anticipate business needs of specific partners and provide proactive recommendations given the big-picture objectives
  • Strong interpersonal leadership skills and ability to commit, influence, motivate and successfully manage teams while working in a matrix/dotted line management structure
  • Conflict management skills including the ability to work with and resolve conflicting needs and requirements between teams/departments
  • Experience implementing sophisticated Integration architectures
  • Experience capturing current data practice and deriving a Data Strategy and a roadmap for execution
  • Strong hands-on experience laying technology foundation with the big picture in mind and accounting for quality, durability and scalability of the systems implemented
  • Good understanding of latest technology trends, products, best practices, and governance models
  • Experience running proof of concepts to promote new ideas, design and solutions to assure high ROI for new solutions/systems implementation
  • Be conversant on general business and IT terminology to collaborate and translate between both areas and turn business goals into technical requirements
  • Awareness of current IT standards, trends, emerging technologies, security & network risks