Senior Enterprise Architect

General summary

Positions at this level evaluate the applicability of leading edge technologies and provide input on a strategic level to influence future information technology (IT) strategies. Develop complex and high-level plans that require the integration of multiple technologies and IT functional areas. Recommend technical standards across multiple disciplines. Due to level of seasoned expertise, make decisions that impact a wide range of multi-platform integrated IT systems. Prepare and deliver presentations on current and emerging technologies to stakeholders and business partners at high levels. Primarily operate at the statewide enterprise level in terms of work and decisions. May be utilized as an expert resource on statewide enterprise projects.

Knowledge, skills & abilities

In addition to those identified in the previous level: Knowledge of multiple IT disciplines. Skill in identifying new technologies to provide innovative solutions to complex issues. Ability to propose strategies identifying need and impact. Ability to lead and mentor staff.

Typical qualifications

Bachelor’s degree and 12-15 or more years of multi-functional IT experience. (Substitutions may be allowed.)

Pay grade