CA Technologies Services Architect - CA PPM in Plano, Texas
Do you want to help eliminate barriers between ideas and business outcomes? We want you to bring your unique experiences and creative ideas to the table. CA Technologies provides software and solutions that help our customers to develop, manage, and secure complex IT environments to increase productivity and enhance competitiveness in their businesses. It’s our aim to encourage global collaboration and results-oriented innovation, while supporting and developing our talented people and our communities. CA Technologies will empower you to drive authentic success, for both the business and yourself in the application economy.
Services Architect – Business - PPM Clarity*
/This is a Functional role and not Technical...Please note !/*
“Enable*/ and protect the open enterprise" is the mantra of today’s application economy and identity is the new security perimeter// “…….//_Your future starts here_//!/
This position is responsible for providing customers thought leadership and domain expertise for CA PPM as a Services Architect. This position is also responsible for the deep expert functional and business knowledge of and ability to effectively design, scope, and assess the CA PPM solution, make recommendations on business processes and reengineering, possess industry knowledge across many verticals, and to provide architectural guidance and oversights of customer engagements.
- About CA:*
CA Technologies is a Fortune 1000 company with a startup mentality – and we’re searching for incredible, bright talent to dominate in the marketplace. Sure, CA has been a leading software company for nearly four decades, with a global customer base that includes the majority of the Fortune 2000 - but what excites us today is the opportunity to redefine the future of our industry in the age of the cloud, mobile, social and big data. We have a daring vision and a powerful, expanding solution set that helps the world’s most successful companies realize their boldest objectives. For more information, visit www.CA.com/innovation.
- About the Role:*
In this role, you’ll help support CA Technologies charter to transform the IT industry by:
Understanding of common integrations with core product solution such as ERP, data load, migrations, etc.
Understanding of all Services offerings in solution catalogue
Troubleshoot issues and provide guidance to solution team
Assist with the creation of SOW’s, proposals and demos for CA PPM
Provide architectural oversight for strategic and at risk projects
Act as trusted advisor in all customer interactions
Ability to follow and update design specifications, configure solution accordingly and perform unit testing
Understand CA ecosystem of supporting organizations
Mentor junior team
Contribute to Services Best Practice library
Deep understanding and practical industry knowledge and familiar with common business and accounting practices
Deep understanding of Waterfall and Agile methodologies
Understanding of SSO mechanics
Understand difference between an On Premise and On Demand (SaaS) solution
Certified on current Product release within 90 days; maintain certification (5-10 years prior product experience a must)
Individuals with superior presentation and communication skills to provide customer onsite and remote training and develop customer technical documentation.
Ability to travel throughout North America (50% Architect)
How You’ll Stand Out:*
The perfect candidate for this role will have a demonstrated record of success in positions of increasing responsibility over the course of their career. She/he will have an outstanding track record and reputation for being result oriented, attention to detail and passion for Security technology. They will be focused, motivated and customer centric. An ideal background will include:
Ability to synthesize complex business problems and offer practical solutions leveraging current product release
Ability to design scalable, reliable and supportable CA PPM solutions based on customer desired outcomes
Ability to conduct workshops and produce solution value realization roadmap to extend customer solution
Experience with Business Process Reengineering and Organizational Change Management a must
Ability to capture, read, understand and modify business requirements, design specifications, training plans, and other solution artifacts
Ability to raise issues or concerns with CA and Customer teams
Ability to engage as a part of the project team; contribute product and solution expertise, deliver messaging to customers
Education / Certifications:*
Business degree helpful or other business related experience (MIS, MBA, Bcom)
Industry certifications a plus:PMP, ITIL, SCRUM
Deliver on-site solution training
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- More About Working at CA:*
CA has earned scores of global Workplace Excellence awards in the last few years – and there’s a reason for that. Here you’ll have the opportunity to explore flexible work arrangements, partner with our impressive customer set, and enjoy a competitive compensation package –all while pushing the boundaries of what’s “possible” by collaborating with a diverse team of global innovators. In short? CA’s fun, diverse, fast-paced culture have put us on the map as one of the best employers in IT. For more information, visit www.CA.com/careers.
A Great CA Employee:*
Takes smart risks
Is a “driver”
Doesn’t take themselves too seriously
Likes to laugh
Loves a good challenge
Is resilient when faced with setbacks
Teams well with others
Insists on quality results
Adapts easily to change
Solves problems creatively
If you want to fulfill your potential, be acknowledged for your achievements, and be given autonomy to make decisions for your business and customers; if you want to work with a company that respects you as an individual - recognizing both your needs at work and your responsibilities outside of it - then CA Technologies is where you belong.
At CA Technologies your passion and expertise can directly impact the business and you’ll help offer our customers practical approaches to delivering new, innovative services and value through IT.
We offer competitive salary, company-sponsored premium Medical/Prescription & Dental Plans, company-paid Holidays, Vacation, Anniversary Service and Sick Days, 401(k) Plan, Education/Training Reimbursement, Charitable Gift Program, Adoption Assistance Program.
Learn more about CA Technologies and this opportunity now at http://ca.com/careers
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