Job Description & Summary
A career in Information Technology, within Internal Firm Services, will provide you with the opportunity to support our core business functions by deploying applications that enable our people to work more efficiently and deliver the highest levels of service to our clients.
You’ll focus on managing the design and implementation of technology infrastructure within PwC, developing and enhancing both client and internal facing applications within PwC, and providing technology tools that help create a competitive advantage for the Firm to drive strategic business growth.
Our System Architecture team helps build customisable specific system solutions that enhance PwC’s system capabilities to appropriately serve all client needs.
As part of the team, you’ll use enterprise architecture across application areas to build delivery models that map PwC capabilities to business needs outlined by clients.
As a Functional Architect, you will :
identify business needs and put forward solutions that meet business expectations and the architecture vision.
interact with the architect, security and / or infrastructure communities to achieve an enterprise architecture framework.
play a key role in advancing the company’s information-system vision. You are an innovator and will help the business teams equip their business for the future.
identify business needs using appropriate means, such as interviews, analytical documents and workshops.
develop and maintain architecture models and both current and future business processes.
challenge and consolidate information gathered from numerous sources, including IT experts.
define the conceptual architecture and ensure that it is tailored to business needs and in keeping with the visions of IT and the PwC Network.
put forward and assess the options, taking all of the project’s parameters into account.
explain the consolidated needs, the solution and the hypotheses to the project’s stakeholders.
anticipate future events by improving the long-term vision and the IT development processes.
train other functional colleagues on the conceptual vision of the architecture.
together with the development team, monitor implementation to ensure that the solution chosen is tailored to the architecture suggested, taking corrective measures where necessary.
act as the guardian of the company’s functional documentation.
You have a master’s degree in IT, or equivalent professional experience.
You have several years’ experience in application development.
You have proven experience as a functional designer / analyst in various areas, such as tax, audit, HR or finance.
You use modelling tools such as ARIS, ArchiMate, etc.
You have proven experience in analytical methods.
You are independent, proactive and organised in your working methods.
You communicate clearly, both orally and in writing.
You are good at training and coaching others.
You support your clients and can persuade high-ranking employees to follow your recommendations.
You can follow technical discussions and come up with creative ideas regarding flexible design.
You have TOGAF, PMP, ITIL or similar certification.
You speak a good level of both French and English.
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