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Infrastructure Architect

Company: Casey's General Stores
Location: Ankeny
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Are you looking to make a change? Do you desire a role where you can make an impact? Are you ready to take on a new role that will provide a platform to push yourself and grow in your career? Explore opportunities with Casey's to learn how we are growing and evolving our company, changing the way we do business to better serve our guests and the communities we are a part of. Apply today to be a part of the change!The IT Architect is responsible for the vision, lifecycle and deployment of a specific technology or group of technologies. Works with other architects to ensure alignment with the overall Information Technology (IT) Architecture. Serves as a technical consultant for existing and future technology and its integration. Aligns multiple enterprise IT solutions with IT architecture and, where gaps exist, facilitates changes to overall architecture. Uses IT Architecture to design, build and deploy business solutions. Assists in resolution of difficult information systems technical issues whether within the company or with outside suppliers. Understands business processes and requirements and can translate to a recommended solution.Key Responsibilities:

  • Serves as a technical consultant for Information Technology (IT) management and staff for existing and future technology and its integration.
  • Identify and align strategic goals and objectives of the business to current application solutions.
  • Aligns Information Technology (IT) solutions with Enterprise architecture and where gaps exist facilitate changes to overall architecture.
  • Develops vision, lifecycle and plan for specific technologies or methodologies.
  • Uses Information Technology (IT) Architecture to design, build and deploy business solutions.
  • Oversees cross enterprise technical implementation solutions
  • Assists in resolution of difficult information systems technical issues whether within the company or with outside suppliers.
  • Drives adoption of identified design patterns, standards, principles, and best practices throughout the development organization.
  • Accountable for guiding and modeling the technical implementation of shared artifacts, deployment models, and applications in their entirety-from interfaces, business logic, data, security, and network, and infrastructure.
  • Maintains ongoing communication with multiple Product teams, verifying that what was designed was built and adjusting the solution architecture as appropriate throughout the project.
  • Manages and facilitates the agile process to achieve business outcomes, including Product backlog, Architecture design, multiple program increment roadmaps. Builds consensus across stakeholder groups including management and individual contributors. Conceptualizes and articulates alternatives to problem resolution.
    What you can expect when you join the Casey's Team:
    • A transformative culture putting service first and taking pride in caring for our guests, our communities, and each other.
    • Opportunities to use cutting edge technologies and enterprise-wide collaboration to enable our strategy and drive world class service.
    • The right balance between work and life, to do your best work and enjoy those important personal moments. Ask about our options for workplace flexibility that may be available.
    • We're here for families! Great benefits including choices in medical plans, dental, vision, life insurance, employee stock purchase program, charitable giving programs, parental leave AND an onsite Child Development Center
    • Competitive pay, 401k company match up to 6%, vacation & sick time, paid holidays, volunteer time, and an onsite cafeteria
    • Dress for your day dress code, jeans are welcomed!
    • The opportunity to work for a big company that has not lost our small company feel. Our senior leadership team is engaged, involved and accessible!
    • What are you waiting for? Come be a part of a company that is growing, transforming and is here for good!
      • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related discipline or equivalent experience.
      • At least five (5) years' experience in designing, building, and deploying multi-tiered applications and networks.
      • Extensive experience working with applications, data, infrastructure, and/or IT security.
      • Previous experience in infrastructure components, i.e., communications, private/public network, network access security, database and information access security, middleware, computing hardware, operating system.
      • Understanding of computer technology, methodology, and full life-cycle development. Understanding of applications development environment, database, data management and infrastructure capabilities and constraints.
      • Understanding of relevant infrastructure components and operating systems and the ability to troubleshoot in those environments.
      • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, written communication skills, including presentation skills, negotiation, and conflict resolution.
      • Ability to take ownership of an assignment through to completion and work effectively with people from different departments, companies, and customer organizations. Ability to solve complex problems with multiple complex abstract variables.
      • Ability to communicate technical information in an appropriate manner for widely varied audiences (from senior management to individual contributors on software development teams).
      • Ability to influence business strategic direction in partnership with key decision-makers, and highly technical resources.
      • Analytical and influence capacity and expertise in communicating complicated subject matter with success.
      • Knowledge of financial principles required for budgeting and strategic planning.
      • Business process knowledge of assigned area(s) and/or function(s).

Keywords: Casey's General Stores, Ankeny , Infrastructure Architect, Professions , Ankeny, Iowa

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