This is an exciting time to be in IT&T (Information Technology & Transformation) at Smithfield Foods. The IT&T team is a significant force in leading the digital transformation for Smithfield. The Enterprise Solution Architecture team is at the core of the digital transformation. Leading technology initiatives across the enterprise, the Enterprise Solution Architect will drive the innovative and the creative application of technology to deliver efficiencies, standardize the portfolio and create a flexible technology foundation.
Engaged in architecting digital solutions for cloud-native architectures, DevOps, RPA, IOT/IIOT, blockchain, edge computing, Data Lakes, AI, Analytics & ML, the Enterprise Solution Architect is a ‘hands-on” member of the project team, leading the definition, architecture and development of the solution. Additionally, the Enterprise Solution Architect has a focus on architecting enterprise solutions, roadmaps, blueprints and standards to guide future initiatives.
The Enterprise Solution Architect is responsible for overseeing all architecture related aspects on assigned and approved projects. The Enterprise Solutions Architect is accountable for ensuring that technology solutions support the organization’s targeted business outcomes, deliver new capabilities and align with enterprise technology standards. The Enterprise Solution Architect is a leader in researching, reviewing, and recommending new or innovative technology solutions from the perspective of design, integration, security, and technical fit with existing systems. The Enterprise Solutions Architect creates roadmaps and blueprints that set a direction for managing the organization's portfolio of "to be" and "as is" solutions — including APIs/services, shared infrastructure, data and application services that deliver cost-effective, reusable and flexible solution platforms.
*This role can be based out of our Smithfield, VA, Lisle, IL or Kansas City, KC office.*
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. May perform other duties as assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action (EEO/AA) Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with disability, or any other protected group status or non-job related characteristic as directed by law.