HD Supply Enterprise Architect - Cloud Development in Atlanta, Georgia
HD Supply (www.hdsupply.com) is one of the largest industrial distributors in North America. The company provides a broad range of products and value-add services to approximately 300,000 customers with leadership positions in maintenance, repair and operations. Through 44 distribution centers, in the U.S. and Canada, the company's approximately 5,500 associates provide localized, customer-driven services including will call, direct-ship options, diversified logistics and innovative solutions that contribute to its customers' success. With an active commitment to the communities in which we operate, HD Supply associates are part of a thriving organization that supports the virtues of wellness, diversity and inclusion – all of which are top priorities for the company. Equally as important is empowering our associates to grow professionally while providing competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re ready to find a rewarding career and achieve your full potential with a growing industry leader, HD Supply is ready for you!
Job Description & Qualifications
Engages, collaborates, and partners with business and technology leaders to ensure the understanding, utilization, and governance of company enterprise data. Provides strategic and architectural leadership and champions the use of technology to drive efficient and effective enterprise data management processes.
Major Tasks, Responsibilities, and Key Accountabilities
Designs enterprise data strategies to drive the adoption of next generation data platforms. Works closely with business and technology partners to develop enterprise data roadmaps and define implementation phases.
Leads the data architecture and design of shared enterprise technology solutions. Defines architectures to unify interconnected systems and disparate data types to support analytics.
Defines data standards for next generation data platforms, data governance frameworks for data ownership and quality processes, and data integration reference architectures and recommended tools.
Guides the organization towards enterprise technology adoption. Partners with business partners and delivery teams to develop analytics roadmaps and define the implementation of data strategies.
Outlines documentation and methods to disseminate metadata with business and technology partners. Develops communication materials and plans for socializing data architecture concepts and solutions to the business.
Mentors data architects on data design and provides guidance and feedback to various information technology departments on issues related to data management processes.
Evaluates emerging data architecture technology concepts, methods, and trends. Determines and recommends new technology needs for the organization.
Creates and implements data strategies needed to support regulatory requirements.
Nature and Scope
Problems are typically defined by higher level leadership. Problems are difficult. Solutions require analysis and investigation.
Decides how to achieve planned results within an organization's plans, policies, and guidelines. May set or change plans/goals within respective department or area.
May manage department via multiple layers of managers OR directly supervise a staff of professional individual contributors at the senior or technical advisor level.
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.
Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.
Education and Experience
Typically requires BS/BA in a related discipline. Generally 9+ years of experience in a related field, including several years in a management/supervisory capacity.
Preferred Qualifications & Job Specific Details
5+ years of experience with Google Cloud technologies.
Experience on building a GCP environment to support application development.
Google Professional Cloud Architect certification required.
Various Google Profession Cloud Engineer certifications desired (cloud developer, cloud devops).
Knowledge and experience in container technologies, microservices, service mesh, and serverless architectures desired.
Infrastructure as Code adn tooling such as Terraform, GIT, and Saltstack.
Experience in building secure, highly scalable, available, elastic applications and architectures in GCP.
Experience in cloud networking (GCP), Azure/AWS networking is a plus.
Experience with Kubernetes, GKE, Docker desired.
Experience in Google Multi-Cloud Strategy like Anthos.
Experience in migration strategy for hybrid and GCP platform.
Experience in event-driven architectures desired.
Broad and comprehensive knowledge of Cloud providers, Amazon and Azure a positive.
Experience with end to end automation of application deployments.
Understanding of DevOps and Agile methodologies.
5+ years of experience working on strategic initiatives within a large, matrixed and complex organization; previous consulting experience strongly preferred.
Experience developing executive communications, both written and verbal.
Strategic thinker with the proven ability to identify opportunities, formulate supporting business cases and gain support from stakeholders.
Project/Program management abilities
Strong interpersonal skills
Excellent time management skills
Working with and staying within a budget
Understanding business models
Applies systems thinking
IT strategic development skills
Understanding and performing operational tasks
Ability to influence without authority
Technical depth and breadth
Business acumen (Wholesale), a plus
Key Areas and Responsibilities :
Accountable for Cloud Architecture/ Cloud Application Development framework reporting to Sr. Director of Custom Application Development.
Identify the top cloud architecture solutions to successfully meet the strategic needs of the company.
Create a well-informed cloud strategy and manage the adoption process.
Define, Implement and evaluate cloud applications strategy.
Develop and organize cloud systems.
Define and manage architectural guidelines (potentially via a review process).
Work closely with IT security to monitor the company's cloud privacy.
Timely respond to technical issues in a professional manner.
Offer guidance for performance engineering.
Offer guidance for process and automation to improve velocity, quality, supportability.
Offer guidance in infrastructure movement techniques including bulk application transfers into the cloud.
Establish an architectural vision that guides the organization and serves as a basis for mutual understanding between all parties involved in productdevelopment.
Define the framework/structure of a software system (architecture), its main components and their interfaces.
interactions of these components with each other and with external systems.
Lead architectural review to ensure compliance/alignment to established patterns/policies.
Job Locations US-GA-Atlanta | US-FL-Jacksonville Beach | US-FL-Orlando | US-TX-Dallas | US-TX-Austin
Posted Date 3 months ago (6/30/2021 4:18 PM)
Job ID 2021-45052
Business Unit Facilities Maintenance
Functional Area Information Technology
Remote Position? No
Position Type Full-Time
Posting Location : Postal Code 30339
HD Supply is an Equal Opportunity Minority/Female/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veteran and Affirmative Action Employer. HD Supply considers for employment and hires qualified candidates without regard to age, race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, protected veteran or disability status or any factor prohibited by law.