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Consulting IT Architect

Job Description

  
We are Farmers! 
  
Join a team of diverse professionals at Farmers to acquire skills on the job and apply your learned knowledge to future roles at Farmers. Farmers Insurance also offers extensive training opportunities through the award winning University of Farmers named by Training magazine amongst top 10 corporate training units in the world.

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Job Summary 
  
Responsible for a wide range of system design activities. Works at a high level in identifying systems requirements to meet user needs. Designs and maintains multiple systems across multiple platforms. 
  
Essential Job Functions 
  
Responsible for translating client business requirements into specific systems, applications or process designs.  
Works with client personnel and executives to identify functional requirements and subsequently works with and leads others in the identification, justification and design of client solutions. 
Responsible for a wide range of design activities from requirement analysis through systems, applications and/or process design specification. 
Requires knowledge across multiple platforms, processes and architectures, as well as broad knowledge of new technologies, and will include directing the design efforts of less experienced architects. 
  
Physical Actions 
  
Required job duties are essentially sedentary work consisting of occasional walking, standing and lifting and/or carrying 10 lbs. maximum, and seeing. 
  
Physical Environment 
  
Required job duties are normally performed in a climate controlled office environment. 
  
Education Requirements 
  
Bachelor’s degree preferred with an IT background or emphasis. 
High school diploma or equivalent required. 
  
Experience Requirements 
  • 10 years experience as a senior level IT architect. Client Server Professional, Internetworking
  • Professional or Open Systems Professional designations preferred. 
  • Experience is system design within Insurance domain is preferred.
  • Experience in Websphere, Mainframe and DB2 environment is preferred.
  • Experience in Salesforce implementation, maintenance is a plus
Special Skill Requirement 
  
Ability to collaborate with multiple teams under different BUs with various skillsets.
Team player looking for a collective win.
Ability to utilize keyboard. 
  
Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce. 

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: 05/05/2020