United Airlines Principal Architect - Information Technology in Chicago, Illinois
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CHICAGO or HOUSTON
The United IT team designs, develops and maintains massively scaling technology solutions that are brought to life with innovative architectures, data analytics and digital solutions.
Job overview and responsibilities
Recognized expert in an enterprise architecture discipline. Defines roadmaps to bridge the gap from current to future state for business, information and technology capabilities. Provide industry-leading thought leadership - and facilitate development of strategies across multiple disciplines/domains. Facilitate development of architecture patterns and standards. Consult in design of complex enterprise initiatives - and provide guidance to project teams. Consult in design of multiple projects across multiple disciplines/domains. Manage enterprise architecture models and repositories. Communicate and market the enterprise architecture strategy.
Model the enterprise-wide business and technology capabilities using enterprise architecture modeling techniques and tools.
Collaborate with other stakeholders in the IT division to evaluate business goals, identify business problems, and propose solutions.
Decompose business strategies and initiatives into actionable multi-year roadmaps.
Develop and maintain the centralized EA repository and artifacts.
Enable strategic and transitional planning of applications, technology, information and business functions across the enterprise.
Consult with internal and external resources during the selection and implementation of business systems
Works independently with multiple projects to provide direction and align solution architectures to enterprise strategy & multi-year plan
Participate in the design of business, information and technology architectures on the basis of cost, functionality and practicality
Facilitate open communication and fact-based decision making
Research, identify, and recommend industry best practices for solving business and technology problems
Clarify, define, coordinate and direct the work of others
Provide guidance to other architects
Bachelors degree, preferably in Information Technology or Business or equivalent experience, education, or training
Creativity & Innovation
"Big Picture" Thinker
Integrity and Trust
Two years applicable experience in business, information or technology architecture
Experience in leading technical staff or coordinating work across multiple technology teams
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship
Successful completion of interview required to meet job qualification
Reliable, punctual attendance is an essential function of the position
Expertise in design and implementation of complex IT solutions
Technical knowledge in area of expertise
Awareness of industry best practices and research
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT
Division: 47 Technology/IT
Function: Information Technology
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled