BirminghamRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Birmingham jobs

Application Solutions Architect, Sr

Company: AGL Resources
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: September 13, 2019

Job Description:

Application Solutions Architect, Sr (Birmingham or Atlanta) Description Purpose: This position provides technical and business leadership to the Power Delivery Technology Solutions (PDTS) portfolios in the SCS Technology Organization (TO) and works with other technical departments (Infrastructure Services, Database Services, Development Strategies and Standards, etc.) on behalf of PDTS and its business partners. The position leads and participates in design/analysis/development during the entire solution development life cycle for large and complex solutions, architectural reviews, education and mentoring and problem resolution as required to implement and support Power Delivery technology solutions. The Solutions Architect will be able to work with executive team members, decision makers, and stakeholders to define strategies, requirements and tactical objectives needed to provide the technology capability to support the evolving Power Delivery mission. The Solutions Architect provides consulting expertise to the business partners, helps guide technology decisions in order to maintain integrity across systems and provides project leadership on selected projects. They will apply proven communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills to help identify, communicate, and resolve issues in order to maximize the benefit of the systems investments in support of the business. Job Responsibilities * This position leads the collaborative development of the short and long-term planning of the network, compute and data architectures of the SCS Power Delivery Technology Solutions organization. * Continuous engagement with PDTS and Business management and technology/governance teams to understand the pipeline of business needs requiring network, compute, and data capabilities * Active engagement during the initiation of projects by providing early high-level solutions analysis to define the needed technology capability and as a contributor to the development of proposals and business cases. * Identify and communicate the strategic implications of emerging technologies and capabilities (IoT, IT/OT convergence, Digital Labor, Smart initiatives, DER/VER management, grid modernization, etc.) and define how they can align to the Power Delivery and industry needs and identify the impact to existing technology stacks. Manage the convergence of existing technology solutions to these new emerging capabilities and ensure compliance with enterprise strategies. * Collaborate within the greater Technology Organization (Infrastructure Services, Database Services, Development Strategies and Standards, etc ) with the objective to learn and communicate emerging technologies and evolving technology strategies within the PDTS organization. * Conduct architecture reviews for all new solutions and platforms including vendor solutions, internal development and interfaces and/or data communications in preparation for and through the various TVP and ARB processes. Initiate and conduct periodic reviews to ensure optimized performance and data availability. * Provide leadership and oversight associated with technology lifecycle management and Enterprise Strategies. * Consult with the Technology Planning Analysts on the development of business and technology strategies and roadmaps. * Provide a basis for and oversight of TO development standards both for internal development and with our vendors, provide coaching to the PDTS team as needed. Consult with development teams to ensure code reviews are completed for both internally and externally developed solutions. * Collaborate with the PDTS Data Analyst to ensure that data management (acquisition, storing, sharing, analytics, etc.) are an embedded capability in all new development or major solution upgrades. Technical Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: * B.S. in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent technology area. * Familiarity with Windows Azure and/or Amazon Web Services * Experience with web design and working with common frameworks, Bootstrap, Foundation, etc. * Good understanding of REST/SOAP Web Services * Experience with SAML/WS-Fed/Other Federation protocols * Experience with SSIS, SRRS, and other ETL tools * The ability to envision, define and shape innovative concepts and system solutions around evolving requirements, technology, and market capabilities to support Power Delivery projects as needed to meet strategic business objectives. * The ability to understand emerging technologies and concepts involved in the Power Delivery arena and to determine if/how they can be applied to meet the needs of the business * Expert knowledge of computing infrastructure and architectural design concepts and their application to strategic and tactical architecture decisions * Knowledge of business, energy industry trends, opportunities and challenges especially as it relates to Power Delivery Required Interpersonal Skills and Competencies: * Strong understanding of application development, software evaluation practices and enterprise design * Ability to build productive relationships with a focus on cooperation & teamwork both in the business and TO * Ability to build consensus and present a strategic rather than tactical vision and be able to influence others * Exceptional analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving abilities * Ability to handle multiple assignments and conflicting priorities; Able to prioritize and execute tasks independently in a high-pressure environment * Strong interpersonal skills; communicates effectively (verbal & written) with all levels of client, peer and TO management * Ability to present ideas in easy to understand business language * Ability to plan work and coordinate teams * Good knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws * Demonstrate Our Values #LI Job Field: Information Technology Job Type: Standard Primary Location: Georgia-Metro Atlanta-Atlanta Operating Company: Southern Company Services Other Locations: Alabama-Metro Birmingham/Eastern AL-Birmingham Job Type: Standard Travel (Up to.): Yes, 25 % of the Time Work Location(s): Georgia Power Headquarters - 241 Ralph McGill Blvd. NE (241ATLANTA) 241 Ralph McGill Blvd. NE Atlanta, 30308 APC Corporate Headquarters - 600 North 18th Street (600BIRMINGHAM) 600 North 18th Street Birmingham, 35203 Req ID: SCS*******

Keywords: AGL Resources, Birmingham , Application Solutions Architect, Sr, Other , Birmingham, Alabama

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


Registered Nurse (RN) Med Surg - Nights
Description: We Are Hiring Title: RN - Med Surg Location: St Vincent's East - Trussville, AL Department: 6 East Shift Details: Full-Time, Nights 7p-7a, 36 hours weekly Sign On Bonus Opportunity: Up to 10,000 (more...)
Company: Ascension (System Office)
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: 09/19/2019

Part Time Breakfast server
Description: Description You're welcoming by nature and have a knack for remembering details. You're happiest when juggling tasks and getting it right is important to you. You have a flair for taste tempting, the (more...)
Company: Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham Liberty Park
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: 09/19/2019

Sr. Controls Engineer - VB.net
Description: Control systems integration and machine fabrication company focuses on providing custom electrical and mechanical solutions within the automated equipment space. They are is seeking an experienced Controls (more...)
Company: Cameron Craig Group
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: 09/19/2019


Get New Handyman Work Today - Preview Leads In Your Area
Description: Over 25 million homeowners have trusted HomeAdvisor 1800Contractor to help them find quality professionals with the expertise to turn their home improvement
Company: HomeAdvisor
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: 09/19/2019

Registered Nurse (RN) Operating Room - Days
Description: We Are Hiring We Are Hiring St. Vincent's Birmingham has an opportunity for an Operating Room Nurse Up to a 20,000 Sign-on Bonus Schedule: Monday - Friday 6:00 am - 4:30 pm Four 10-hour shifts (more...)
Company: Ascension (System Office)
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: 09/19/2019

Registered Nurse (RN) Endoscopy - Days
Description: We Are Hiring We are Hiring Join the Endoscopy team and be a part of a true work-family Schedule: Monday - Friday 6a2p Call required: rotating call Why join Ascension St. Vincent's East is a (more...)
Company: Ascension (System Office)
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: 09/19/2019

Business Development Representative (BDR)
Description: Our client is a Billion dollar National Industrial Distributor and an industry leader.-- Due to the ongoing growth of the business they are seeking to attract an Business Development
Company: Cameron Craig Group
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: 09/19/2019

Account Manager-Industrial Hose
Description: Job Description/Responsibilities: Build on and increase existing relationships. Actively search out and build new customers. Hose and Gasket or pump experience is a must. You
Company: Cameron Craig Group
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: 09/19/2019

Brands Want To Pay You
Description: Brands Want
Company: Survey Voices
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: 09/19/2019

CDL-A Truck Driver - Get Home Weekends!
Description: Job Description:CDL-A Truck Driver JobsBrown Does It Better: Great Home Time, Dedicated amp Regional Opportunities Home Every Weekend Founded in the mid-60s by James W. Brown as a homegrown dump (more...)
Company: Brown Trucking Company
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: 09/19/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Alabama jobs by following @recnetAL on Twitter!

Birmingham RSS job feeds