Principal Architect - Global Business Services

Principal Architect - Global Business Services

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Engineering
  • Job Function Engineering
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 1205200BR

What you'll do at

Work with architects within Global Business Services (GBS) and across other CTO organizations to establish and maintain Architecture Principles and Guidelines that drive Digital Transformation. Enable governance by organizing and facilitating architecture reviews for major initiatives within GBS. Establish and maintain foundational architecture models and related tools to effectively track Current State Architecture and provide insights to define Future State Architecture. Work with GBS Product Teams to establish roadmaps toward desired state.

A strong and broad knowledge of technical/infrastructure architecture, security, cloud services, enterprise integration, data management, and software development practices with focus on emerging information technology is required.

Additional requirements:

Assists in the development of engineers and architects.

Demonstrates and proves hardware or software technology concepts to other architects and management.

Develops and implements product development strategies using Agile development processes.

Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects.

Ensures business needs are being met.

Identifies and implements strategies for digital transformation.

Improves the hardware or software technology environment.

Leads the creation and implementation of hardware or software technology solutions for the division.

Oversees the development of conceptual, logical, or physical hardware or software designs.

Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity.

Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates.

Qualifications
Bachelor s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field and 7 years experience in information technology or related field within the last 11 years OR 9 years experience in information technology or related field within the last 11 years.
Additional Preferred Qualifications
Proven success contributing to an established Enterprise Architecture practice across multiple domains is highly desirable.

Strong communication capabilities that will enable you to collaborate with our business partners and across software development, infrastructure and architecture teams within the Information Technology organization.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science and 6 years' experience in software engineering OR Master of Science and 3 years' experience in software engineering OR PhD.

Preferred Qualifications

Proven success contributing to an established Enterprise Architecture practice across multiple domains is highly desirable.

Strong communication capabilities that will enable you to collaborate with our business partners and across software development, infrastructure and architecture teams within the Information Technology organization.

Experience working with Back Office ERP Systems.

Experience working with Cloud Native

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options
  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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