Provide internal customer advocacy, business and process analysis, scope development, project and program work plan development, software development plans, risk analysis and risk mitigation plans, resource plans and risk and issue management.

More Uses of the Solution Architecture Toolkit:

    • Translate business requirements into critical code to extend and improve marketing product platforms using a variety of client and server side technologies.


    • Govern: over a period of time, build and manage a small architecture organization that helps in proactively evaluating vendors that align to the solution strategy.


    • Evaluate: conduct Solution Architecture review with project teams prior to design and development activities and ensure solution is scalable and meets customers business requirements.


    • Manage work with the Digital Implementation Director, Sales, Operations and Engineering teams to ensure all financial and operational performance targets are met.


    • Ensure you lead in the introduction and use of techniques, methodologies and tools to match business requirements, ensuring consistency across all user groups.


    • Govern: conduct Solution Architecture review with project teams prior to design and development activities to ensure fulfill business requirements and solution is scalable, flexible.


    • Be accountable for monitoring emerging industry trends to determine impact on the enterprise Solution Architecture and technology, and advising strategic direction.


    • Ensure your organization defines a robust architecture for building new applications and releases, leveraging and enhancing existing building blocks, or creating new reusable components.


    • Provide thought leadership to staff and clients related to Solution Architecture, solution capabilities, applied SDLC and application maintenance operations.


    • Collaborate with other functional and technical teams on business needs, information, applications, and long term plans while helping to ensure integration with strategic plans.


    • Manage large, long term, multi year strategic business improvement projects and technology initiatives in a full time, client billable role, with a focus on Business Transformation, Pre merger due diligence and Post merger Integration.


    • Ensure your organization utilizes configuration management tools, design tools, debugging tools, and any other environment specific tools necessary to create, test, and implement an application.


    • Control: design, develop and/or re engineer application components, and integrate software packages, programs, and reusable objects residing on multiple platforms.



    • Regularly weigh and make tradeoffs between reliability, flexibly, performance and ease of implementation and still achieve product goals.


    • Manage work with developers and architects in developing configurations based on requirements and build/ implement products to meet business demands.


    • Confirm your organization ensures that the architectures and standards are being followed, by Influencing and participating in code review and quality assurance processes.


    • Pilot: deep business process knowledge in sales and operations planning, sales forecasting and collaboration, inventory planning and optimization, and supply/replenishment planning.


    • Be accountable for spreading knowledge and supporting its applications throughout the area of accountability, driving increased profitability via established professional pricing infrastructure.


    • Systematize: team with the professional services leadership to ensure quality of sow, and that lines of communication are consistently and constantly open.


    • Write, review, and provide feedback on for merchandising IT on IT projects to ensure alignment with business requirements, and architectural standards.


    • Drive the sign off on the technology solution and acts as an interface with the delivery organization to ensure effective transition, shape services and determine appropriate structure, delivery locations and related costs.


    • Orchestrate: master competency on end to end Solution Architecture, business processes and industry domain and/or performance engineering and relevant saas tools.


    • Manage work with product management and engineering to perform a feature gap analysis between your existing shipping product and client requirements to find and fill feature gaps.



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