Application Architect (Volunteer Position)

WhoWhatWhy - New York, NY

Part-timeEstimated: $130,000 - $180,000 a year
EducationSkills
ROLE SUMMARY

Who.What.Why is looking for a response, experienced volunteer application architect who is excited to help take our IT needs to the next level.

Description:
Participates in the development of the Organization's application architectural strategy in alignment with business goals.
Analyzes the current IT ecosystem application architecture to identify weaknesses and develop opportunities for improvements.
Develops migration strategies to close gaps between current and future states of the application architectures.
Identifies system requirements for large, complex ecosystem-wide applications.
Reviews requirements across multiple applications and develops application models that span applications and domains.
Develops methods to integrate systems that interact and extend across organizational and functional lines.
May oversee or lead the evaluation and selection process for application packages.
Develops and maintains IT ecosystem application architecture models, processes and documentation.
Researches, recommends and applies the use of middleware to facilitate the portability and scalability of applications.

Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Computer Engineering, System Analysis or a related field. Or equivalent work experience.
Typically has 7-10 years of experience in multiple IT areas with 2-4 years of relevant domain experience (data, network, application, systems, etc.).
Requires advanced to expert level knowledge and understanding of architecture, application design, system engineering and integration.