Heitmeyer Consulting

Job Title: IT Application Migration Architect 
Location: 100% remote any location in the US
Duration: 6 months with potential for extension/conversion based on performance and need

Job Summary

This position is in support of onboarding activities. Our client in the financial services industry is seeking an experienced and motivated Application Migration Architect who possess a unique balance of application migration experience, strong interpersonal skills, and business acumen to conduct application discovery sessions that will lead to building a scalable playbook for large-scale migrations to the the client’s Hybrid-Cloud platform.

Job Description

In this role you will partner with the company's Project teams to collaborate with customer application and infrastructure SME teams and Service Delivery Teams to deliver applications into the company's environment by defining and delivering application portfolio assessments and migration plans. Candidate must possess experience leveraging formal project management and development methodologies on enterprise level engagements and a deep knowledge of project management best practices and how to apply them in a pragmatic way across large, complex projects. The successful candidate must have:

  • Understanding of technology principles and services including infrastructure, business applications, data management, security, application platforms and consumer facing technology
  • Hands-on experience leading application discovery sessions and development of current state and target state diagrams
  • Ability to apply strategic thinking and demonstrate understanding of requirements to execute
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills, strong business judgment, be able to build and improve systems and processes
  • Ability to make decisions guided by policies, procedures and migration playbook with limited guidance
  • Have demonstrated experience leading cross-functional technical teams
  • Take Ownership of the entire customer migration journey and actively looks for ways to improve process efficiencies and effectiveness
  • Deliver successful migration projects with multiple cross-functional stakeholders internal and external

Required Skills & Experience

  • 10 + years of experience spanning at least two IT disciplines, including technical architecture, network management, application development, middleware, database management or operations
  • Require in-depth knowledge of networking, computing platform, storage, database, security, middleware, network and systems management, and related infrastructure technologies and practices
  • Knowledge of all components of a technical architecture
  • Knowledge of business process re-engineering principles and processes
  • Experience as a team lead preferred
  • Experience with VMWare enterprise implementations
  • Exposure to multiple, diverse technologies and processing environments
  • You can work independently and as part of a team
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills to technical and non-technical audiences of various levels in the organization, e.g., executive, management, individual contributors
  • Excellent analytical, decision-making, problem-solving, team and time management skills
  • Ability to persuade and influence others on the best approach to take
  • Ability to estimate work effort for project sub-plans or small projects and ensure the project is successfully completed
  • Positive outlook, strong work ethic and responsive to internal and external customers and contacts

Required Skills

  • 8+ years of experience spanning at least two IT disciplines, including technical architecture, network management, application development, middleware, database management or operations
  • Require in-depth knowledge of networking, computing platform, storage, database, security, middleware, network and systems management, and related infrastructure technologies and practices
  • Knowledge of all components of a technical architecture
  • Knowledge of business process re-engineering principles and processes
  • Experience as a team lead preferred
  • Experience with VMWare enterprise implementations
  • Exposure to multiple, diverse technologies and processing environments
  • You can work independently and as part of a team
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills to technical and non-technical audiences of various levels in the organization, e.g., executive, management, individual contributors
  • Excellent analytical, decision-making, problem-solving, team and time management skills
  • Ability to persuade and influence others on the best approach to take
  • Ability to estimate work effort for project sub-plans or small projects and ensure the project is successfully completed
  • Positive outlook, strong work ethic and responsive to internal and external customers and contacts

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or engineering

Schedule

M-F 8AM – 5PM

 

Heitmeyer Consulting is an equal opportunity employer and we encourage all qualified candidates to apply.  Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to minority status, gender, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

 
 

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