Architect lll - Enterprise Architecture

at Mutual of Omaha Insurance Co. in South Portland, Maine, United States

Job Description

Job no: 499561

Work type: Full Time Regular

Location: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

Categories: Information Technology, Remote Work


The Architect is responsible for the identification, analysis and translation of business drivers into business information and technical architecture requirements while providing a customer perspective and input into I/S decisions. Provides overall direction, guidance and definition of an architecture for a defined scope to effectively support the corporate business strategy and realize the target architecture. Performs work in I/S in some or all of the following Architecture specialties: Enterprise, Data, Infrastructure, Cloud or Security. Has deep technical skills with multiple technologies. Applies advanced skills within progressively widening scope. Maintains knowledge of business processes, emerging technologies and industry trends. The recommendations and decisions made in this position can have significant impact on Enterprise measures and operations, including but not limited to finance, business, I/S capabilities, and direct impact to our customer experience and service. Operates at an advanced technical level. Develops knowledge of multiple technologies and emerging technologies to support strategic initiatives.


Performs complex to highly complex architecture activities independently. Creates and executes delivery of architecture principles, practices and patterns. Participates in strategic business and I/S planning activities.

Leads research, analysis, and translation of business drivers into business, information, and technical requirements that can transform a domain. Uses research and awareness of external advances to establish and sustain credibility as an Architecture partner and advisor.

Completes assessments of strategies and initiatives with documented evaluations and recommendations.

Facilitates what-if / white-boarding sessions to explore and share architecture concepts with peers and stakeholders. Identifies, evaluates and participates in innovation proof of concepts (POCs). Advises on architectural impact and POC considerations.

Defines overall direction and creates business and enterprise architectures to effectively support business strategy through the delivery of models, frameworks, and other artifacts that guide the organization and effectively support the corporate business strategy.

Leads, advises and contributes to I/S and business plans and strategies. Called upon by peers to provide unbiased guidance; focusing on enterprise considerations. Develops and executes the enterprise architecture practice.

Contributes to the creation or maintenance of Architecture Principles, Practices and Patterns. Provides evidence of conceptual designs, models and frameworks.

Documents contribution to business and technical architectures, strategies and initiatives. Documents proposals addressing current and future state architectural changes that have business and technical impact.

Coaches others to research and continue learning. Mentors peers and business partners.

Creates and delivers architecture tools and target architecture framework training. Contributes and builds the team's breadth of knowledge by sharing new discoveries and developments.

Leads the adoption of architecture concepts across the community. Leads discussion forums and communities (internal/external) to advance the knowledge and understanding of the architectural practice. Collaborates with members of the community to co-create and promote reuse of architecture assessments. Partners with community and teams to promote and govern architecture practices.

Leads, prioritizes and develops the overall enterprise architecture (EA) discipline for the enterprise.

Plays a key role in leading and progressing architectural plans and activities in the organization.


Ability to demonstrate a thorough understanding of all domain-specific areas of architecture.

Proven ability to share perspectives and guidance.

Deep business acumen.

Accomplished interpersonal skills and presentation skills.

Effective use of visualization (arch. models) to... For full info follow application link.


Mutual of Omaha and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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Job Posting: 607800

Posted On: Sep 17, 2021

Updated On: Sep 24, 2021