Enterprise Architect – Region

Information Technology
170101IR
Atlanta, GA
March 17, 2017
Introduction about the Business
Novelis is the world’s premier producer of rolled aluminum and the global leader in aluminum recycling. Drawing on our expertise, commitment to innovation and world-leading technology, we deliver sustainable solutions for the most demanding applications, including automobiles, beverage cans, architecture, and consumer electronics. With industry-leading assets and technology, we produce the highest-quality aluminum sheet and foil products for customers in high-value markets including automotive, transportation, packaging, construction and printing. Our customers include major brands such as Agfa-Gevaert, Alcan, Anheuser-Busch, Ball, BMW, Coca-Cola, Crown Cork & Seal, Daching Holdings, Ford, General Motors, Jaguar, Land Rover, Lotte Aluminum, Kodak, Pactiv, Rexam, Ryerson, Tetra Pak, ThyssenKrupp and others. Much of our aluminum is re-created from material already in the world today, saving natural resources and allowing for the creation of consumer products that have a lower environmental footprint. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, Novelis has approximately 11,600 employees in 25 operating facilities on four continents and is investing close to $1.5 billion in global rolling and recycling expansions to meet the growing demand for our premium product.

Description

Role Overview

The Novelis Headquarters is looking for an Enterprise Architect – Region who can ensure the success of all projects within their scope of responsibility (should be no more than 50 projects at the same time, given that the numbers above medium/larger projects). In parallel, this position will be working on new standards, evaluating existing standards, as well as consideration of deviation requests. The position will require significant interpersonal skills and relationship development across the organization (within IT, as well as the Business).
Enterprise Architects are responsible for, all architecture domains (data, business process, application, and technology).The scope of a specific Enterprise Architect will be focused on a subset of the enterprise, such as a specific region, or global applications (across regions).
Responsibilities
  • Working with the Project Manager, ensure that adequate time and proper resourcing is available for the solution. During the execution of the project, identify risks and mitigation strategies.
  • Lead architecture reviews specified tollgates. Identifies any deviation from standards and escalates to the Architecture Review Board when necessary.
  • Ensures the solution meets the documented needs of the business. Identifies gaps and escalates to the Project Manager and/or Steering Committee.
  • Review and drive solution to follow approved architectural pattern(s). If not, escalate to the Architecture Review Board.
  • Through reuse, following standards, adhering to the architectural patterns, accelerate the delivery of the solution.
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Qualifications
  • BS (or Equivalent) in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, etc. required
  • 10+ years IT Experience required
  • 5+ years Architect experience (data architect, technology architect, application architect and/or business architect) required
  • TOGAF Certification preferred
  • Preferred experience with any of the following technologies/products – Microsoft Windows Server, Linux, Oracle or MS Sql Server Databases, Tibco, SAP, Oracle EBS