Senior Enterprise Architect

Atlanta, Georgia
17 Nov 2016
04 Feb 2017
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
As the Senior Enterprise Architect, you will lead the program to develop, maintain and govern the Enterprise Architecture (EA) across the organization.

Essential Responsibilities

The Senior Enterprise Architect will:
  • Provides architectural support across teams. Makes high-level design choices and dictates technical standards, including software coding standards, tools, and platforms.
  • Influences direction of technical solutions within specific technology / service.
  • Partners with direct peers in technical space to collaboratively develop and drive solutions.
  • Craft adaptable, comprehensive and feasible solutions by creating necessary blueprint documents for functional requirements and technical specifications.
  • Review and/or participate in solution build activities on SAP implementations, roll outs, or upgrade projects.
  • Lead end-to-end implementations plus engage as solution architect simultaneously with other SAP projects that are in progress and support team.
  • Review current standards and revise to ensure best practices.
  • Review design recommendations to ensure quality and consistency across the footprint.
  • Review all SAP functional specifications to ensure quality solutions are proposed and not duplicating existing functionality.
  • Perform fit-gap analysis via discovery by engaging with business units.
  • Oversee the evaluation and selection of EA standards.
  • Act as a center of expertise, staying abreast of developments in the SAP space and continually upgrading functional knowledge.
  • Basic knowledge of BW, HANA and SAP Security.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or a related field of study.
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in Technical Architecture.
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience with SAP Integration Solutions - batch, near real-time and real-time integrations.

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

  • TOGAF Certified
  • Experience with SAP integrations technologies like PI / PO and other non-SAP middleware solution like Oracle FMW, TIBCO
  • Ability to translate business needs into EA requirements
  • Knowledge of SAP HANA implementation
  • Ability to rapidly comprehend the functions and capabilities of new technologies
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and drive change in a complex matrix environment
  • Familiarity with software applications and tools used in Industrial companies
  • Knowledge of all components of holistic enterprise architecture
  • Excellent analytical and technical skills
  • Knowledge of business re-engineering principles and processes

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