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IT Architect - Manufacturing & Supply Chain
Mounds View, Minnesota  |  Remote
Contract Position
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Applied on July 6, 2022
Job Id #57169 Posted June 22, 2022


  • Facilitate/direct group analysis and design activities
  • Understand the business strategies and outcomes that must be achieved
  • Diagram target business essential behavior in terms of dependency flows between essential activities and data
  • Diagram target conceptual data models
  • Translate essential behavior diagram elements to enterprise capabilities and value streams
  • Research Industry and enterprise-relevant best practices and standards
  • Use patterns, and standards to diagram logical target solutions (based on types rather than specific technologies)
  • Perform capability implementation maturity analysis to formulate IT strategies
  • Perform Buy/Build/Reuse technology options analysis to select technologies for target solutions
  • Create technology road maps to recommend how IT strategies are to be implemented
  • Propose/present complete solution suites using client's  standard artifacts to address and achieve the business outcome
  • Monitor the implementation projects to ensure that they deliver the defined architecture

MUST HAVE (Minimum Qualifications)

  • Bachelors degree
  • 7+ years of relevant architecture experience with a bachelors degree or 5+ years of relevant architecture experience with an advanced degree
NICE TO HAVE (Preferred Qualifications)
  • Previous client's  experience
  • Project management skills to understand project plans and aid in communication to others are beneficial.
  • A diverse background spanning multiple industries
  • Experience with the entire IT software development process from architecture to development to deployment
  • Exemplary people and communications skills coupled with the savvy and maturity needed to garner the respect of senior management and clients.
  • The professional is a self-starter who goes above and beyond the expected requirements of the role.
  • Highly adept at building mutually beneficial relationships that result in value, benefit, and growth.
  • Qualities and attributes that aid in the success of this role are:
  • Work well under pressure and be able to prioritize to meet deadlines and quickly shift priorities as necessary.
  • Ability to multi-task, work independently and demonstrate keen attention to details.
  • Ability to communicate with diplomacy and tact and communicate ideas including responding to resistance and criticism.
  • Ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority.
  • Team player attitude is mandatory.
  • Positive attitude and demonstrated optimism are necessary

Horizontal is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We seek to provide employment opportunities to talented, qualified candidates regardless of race, color, sex/gender including gender identity and/or expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under federal, state or local law.

In addition, Horizontal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need to request a reasonable accommodation in order to complete the application or interview process, please contact

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