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IT Systems Architect

  • Location: Richmond, City of Richmond, Virginia
  • Salary: 60-64 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 7 days ago

Credit Sensitive Position - Must meet Export Controls requirements

Job Title: IT Systems Architect

Preferred rate: ***

Length of assignment: 1 year

How many positions: 1

What is the preferred candidate location (local, non-local, remote?) and is there flexibility? Preferred Richmond/Northern Virginia-based, open to remote, reports to 8th and Main, Richmond, VA

Will travel be required for this position? If so, how often? No, but optional if remote

What schedule is the candidate required to work? 8-5, M-F

At any time is overtime required or would you say it is just available as a function of the job? Not required daily, will depend on business on needs

Is this a Generation position? No

Retiree eligible? No

Quick description of the role or project story (What this role will be doing):
Manage Technical architecture analysis, research, design and development of new functionality and integration with key applications and services for SAP systems.
Documents the SAP architecture design and analysis work. Owns and documents the overall SAP application architecture based on industry standard architectural frameworks. Develops a capability road map of the enterprise portfolio from current to future state.
Sets and influences SAP strategic direction. Demonstrates the ability to translate business needs into solution architecture requirements and understands the long-term and short-term perspectives of an IT investment situation. Works closely with stakeholders from various lines of business to develop architecture diagrams and realistic roadmaps.
Work with cyber security on Risk Assessments for new SAP applications or projects.
Conduct Operational Readiness Reviews for new implementations.
Ensures SAP systems architecture complies with approved IT standards.
Guides and advises less experienced members of group. Has full accountability for technical quality and viability of a major application area, or category of data, supporting critical, business operations.
Diagnoses major operational problems, and recommends architecture-level changes to meet availability, reliability, or performance objectives.

What are the top nice to have skill sets? 5+ years of strong experience in architecting SAP solutions: SAP S/4HANA, ADS, Solution Manager, Cloud Connector, PI/PO, BI, GRC, Enterprise Portal, Data Services, SLT and HANA Sidecar.
Experience working in an environment with mix of SAP SaaS(SuccessFactors, Ariba, Concur, Fieldglass) and SAP on-prem applications.
Experience in planning and implementing with SAP Upgrades and Support Packs.

What soft skill requirements do you have (team fit and personality requirements)?
Must have good experience with SAP security concepts.
Experience in areas such as SAP application design and development, application integration, middleware, database management or operations, information security, technical architecture, network management, mobility.
Critical thinking skills, conflict resolution skills, and the ability to model and communicate complex concepts in both written and verbal communication.

What education and certifications/licensures are required? Bachelor's Degree

Are there any specific companies/industries or ideal background youd like to see in the candidates experience? HR background, Account Payables, SAP Finance preferred

Per diem eligible? No

Would candidate be eligible for mileage reimbursement? Yes

Will the candidate be driving a vehicle on behalf of Dominion Energy or a Dominion Energy vehicle? No

Will this candidate be dealing with Private Personal Information (PPI), Company Sensitive Information or Credit Sensitive Information? Yes

Will candidate require Unescorted Nuclear Access? No

What is the committed timeline for interview and decision making? Flexible

How will the interviews be conducted? Teams, virtual