Senior IT Architect

Atlanta, Georgia
03 Oct 2016
23 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
The Senior IT Architect will play a significant role in the definition and implementation, application strategy, including architecture, design, and roadmaps of solution built around SAP and Oracle.

Essential Responsibilities

The Senior IT Architect will:
  • Lead end-to-end implementation as solution architect simultaneously with other SAP projects.
  • Review all SAP functional specification to ensure quality solutions and proposed exiting functionality.
  • Perform fit-gap analysis with business units and other SAP leaders.
  • Contribute to formulate the strategy and lead the development of Enterprise Architecture standards, tools and technology for GE Power in close collaboration with the COE and P&L IT teams.
  • Introduce of new tools and technology as it relates to improving the Enterprise Architecture in areas of ERP platform, analytics, monitoring with strong focus on business outcomes and GE Power IT Security standards.
  • Identify gaps and opportunities in the existing system landscape and partner with the P&L IT teams to work towards the best in class enterprise standards systems landscape for GE Power.
  • Contribute to develop operating mechanisms to drive governance and adoption on the Enterprise Architecture standards, while prioritizing the business outcomes.
  • Manage multiple project in the organization across the different functions and establish operating mechanisms to provide updates to the leadership.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and drive change in complex matrix environment.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in Information Technology
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in SAP
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in technical architecture

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

  • Experience with SAP integrations technologies like PI/PO and other non-SAP middleware solutions like Oracle FMW and TIBCO
  • Basic knowledge of BW, HANA, Oracle SOA and Fusion Middleware solutions
  • Knowledge of all components of holistic Enterprise Architecture
  • Familiarity with IT Risk and Security concepts and it's applicability in designing technology solutions
  • Experience in Enterprise Architecture related pillars like ERP, middleware, PLM and/or mobile platforms
  • TOGAF certified
  • Proven analytical and problem resolution skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

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