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Application Architecture Senior Specialist - JRE29521
Company Profile
Specializes in providing the highest quality drinking water, preserving natural water resources and the environment, using the Treated Sewage Effluent (TSE) with maximum efficiency, and training qualified Saudi employees in accordance with the latest international standards.
Job Description

Application Architecture Senior Specialist


The Application Architecture Senior Specialistis responsible for developing and maintaining the application architecture of NWC. The role is responsible for ensuring the compliance of solutions and projects from an application architecture perspective.
The role will collaborate with cross-functional teams such as solution architects, developers, business stakeholders, and other relevant functions to ensure that application designs align with EA principles and business needs.

Functional Responsibilities:

Execute the application architecture strategy in alignment with the NWC’s business, technology,and architecture goals.
Support and maintain the application architecture principles, guidelines and standards to be utilized in the application development.
Support and maintain the application architecture blueprint covering the components, technologies, interactions, mapping, etc.
Support in analyzing the current application architecture to identify gaps and develop opportunities for improvements.
Review solution architecture designs and proposals to ensure they align with the established architectural principles and standards.
Support the project teams to address architectural gaps and ensure alignment with strategic goals.
Support the review of Requests for Proposals (RFPs) to assess architectural alignment and feasibility of proposed solutions.
Support the evaluation of emerging technologies, tools, and frameworks relevant to application development and recommend appropriate technologies for application projects to enhance efficiency and effectiveness.
Develop and maintain the application architecture, related processes and artifacts in the EA tool.
Carry out any other tasks requested by the direct manager or the superior that are within the limits of the job, provided that this task does not make a fundamental difference in the basic tasks of the job

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or a related field.

Minimum Experience:

3-5 years of experience as an Application Architect - defining and implementing application architecture strategies.
Knowledge of enterprise architecture frameworks, methodologies, and best practices.
Proven technical background in application domains.

Core Competencies:
Design – Requirements gathering, enterprise architecture, application architecture, and solution design.
Business & Technology Strategy - Business needs analysis & strategy, architecture strategy, and business product/service knowledge.
Technical Knowledge – Application knowledge, security knowledge and IP networking knowledge.
Cloud - Cloud migration and cloud engineering.
IT Planning and Management - Business case development, infrastructure planning and sourcing strategy/vendor management.
Project management – Project tracking and risk management.





Job Title Application Architecture Senior Specialist
Date of Posting 02-Mar-2024
Industry Type Water Treatment / Waste
Educational Qualification -NA-
Specialization -NA-
Total Experience 5 yrs.
Country of Employment Saudi Arabia