Principal IT Architect (Hybrid Remote)

Exelon Services, Inc
Baltimore, MD
Aug 16, 2022
Aug 19, 2022
Full Time
Description Be a part of something powerful at America's premier energy provider!At Exelon, we are united by our values and shared vision for a cleaner and brighter future. We encourage curiosity, value diverse perspectives and we never stop looking for ways to be, work and do better. We know the future is in our hands. That's why we're looking for people like you, who have the power to make a difference.As the nation's largest utility company, we serve more than 10 million customers through six fully regulated transmission and distribution utilitiesAtlantic City Electric (ACE), Baltimore Gas and Electric (BGE), Commonwealth Edison (ComEd), Delmarva Power & Light (DPL), PECO Energy Company (PECO), and Potomac Electric Power Company (Pepco). All 18,000 of us are committed to delivering safe, reliable and affordable energy to our customers, strengthening our communities, supporting a clean energy future and reducing our impact on the changing climate.Our people are the heart and soul of our business. Whether it's powering lives, supporting communities or collaborating with colleagues, an Exelon employee is talented, compassionate, forward-thinking and inspired. We are empowered to evolve and advance our careers in an open and inclusive environment. We pride ourselves on being the kind of place where people want to come and stay. We know that investing in our employees' futures strengthens ours, which is why we offer competitive compensation, incentives and health and retirement benefits.Join Exelon's Work and Asset Management team to help set direction for Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) Platform as part of a Technical Architecture and Development TeamPRIMARY PURPOSE OF POSITION This team is responsible for architecture, engineering and deploying solutions for EAM platform, services to optimize the quality and utilization of assets throughout their lifecycle, increase productive uptime and reduce operational costs.Partner with IT and business teams to provide the necessary leadership to drive technology solutions by weighing advantages of technology standards, market availability of products, and risks and benefits of technology introduction into Exelon's computing environment. Provide comprehensive consultation to business unit and IT management and staff at the highest technical level for assigned architectural domain. Operates independently with little or no supervision.Position may be required to work extended hours, including 24 x 7 coverage during storms or other energy delivery emergencies.PRIMARY DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIESProvide technical expertise to IT and business teams to identify technology solutions and strategies to achieve business results. Ensure appropriate implementation of technology within both the development and production environments.Acts as thought leader within Architecture community and be visible and approachable to Architects and Engineers at all levels.Provide significant contributions to the development and governance of Architecture standards, patterns & practices.Ensure operational clarity on regulatory requirements, including the impact of privacy, data retention, accessibility, and security requirements across the enterprise.Through consistent and direct collaboration with business stakeholders, produce translations of business capabilities into practical & cost-effective technology roadmaps, ready for implementation by project and delivery teams.Establish, maintain, and enhance relationships with business and IT partners. Communicate status to key stakeholders on a regular basis. Maintain awareness of trends and issues in area of technical expertise, evaluate new technologies or technology opportunities, and provide analysis of their potential impact to advantage the business. Provide input to IT managers on performance of IT personnel to assist in performance evaluations, career development, and recognition. JOB SCOPEMaintain deep knowledge of technology and its application across Exelon.Promote knowledge via seminars, presentations and publications within IT and Exelon.Determine appropriate theories, practices and principles that relate the technology to Exelon's business.Contribute technological innovation to drive new business opportunities and solve complex business problems.Operate independently with little or no supervision.Qualifications MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONSBachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline and typically 8 to 10 years in solid, diverse experience in IT, with a focus in Architecture or equivalent combination of education and work experienceExperience in emerging technology strategy, research, and developmentExperience designing complex solutions across the EnterpriseAbility to author and evangelize structured Architecture practicesExperience designing hybrid cloud deployments, and on-premise-to-cloud deployments and roadmapsExperience building, architecting, designing, and implementing highly distributed global systemsGreat leadership skills: Influence, collaboration, communication etc.Comprehensive understanding of change management techniques associated with new technology implementation.Experience producing an economic business case.Strong judgment, excellent analytical ability, and consulting skills.PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONSGraduate degree in area of technical specialty.