Job Description :
Pactera is a consulting and technology services provider with global headquarters strategically located in China and regional headquarters in North America, Asia Pacific and Europe. Since 1995, Pactera has been delivering world-class business IT consulting solutions and outsourcing services to global clients, including a wide range of Fortune 500 companies. With more than 26,000 employees worldwide, the company’s global footprint encompasses a diverse offering of technologies, services and business models focused on providing clients a holistic digital vision to drive business outcomes and transform user experience. This is a long-term contract opportunity with decent pay. Local WA and C2C or W-2 are ok.

Enterprise Information Architect – Data Management / Sr Program Manager

The Data Management team inside worldwide Services Business Solutions is chartered to enable positive business outcomes by driving right behaviors and decisions through strong data management and delivery.

The Enterprise Information Architect / Sr Program Manager is a foundation role to provide solid information architecture expertise across our worldwide Services business and data systems – on the Data Management team. This role will work across a highly matrix ed organization with cross-functional teams across the Services organization to provide architecture leadership to support Services business stakeholders. This technical leader supports several mission critical client Services initiatives with the goal of providing information architecture / data architecture expertise across the business and data platforms for both the current and future state architecture. You will be responsible for data management road map for information architecture for data tools/systems including MDM, metadata, modeling and other tools and systems, as well as alignment with business capabilities and strategic project enablement. Responsible for alignment with key stakeholders and peers – such as Data Governance, MDM, BI/Insights, Business Systems process teams, IT and engineering counterparts and Services business leaders. You will lead integration of complex initiatives pertaining to our business and data architectures to ensure successful implementation, execution and support.

Key Responsibilities:

Enterprise Information Architect / Sr Program Manager

¨ Work closely with business and system owners to drive Information Architecture best practices for client worldwide Services business

¨ Provide thought leadership in the area of Information Architecture across business and data systems

¨ Lead and drive successful end-to-end data architecture and integration for strategic SAP ECC ERP implementation, including focus on data management components such as SAP MDG

¨ Establish and govern worldwide Services Enterprise Information Architecture and roadmap including strategic business capabilities and priorities alignment

¨ Evolve existing roles and responsibilities related to IA data management and ensure clear accountability for stewardship of the company’s principal information assets

¨ Enhance existing enterprise-wide Data Management framework, with a focus on improvement of data quality and the protection of sensitive data through modifications to organization behavior policies and standards, principles, governance metrics, processes, related tools and data architecture

¨ Facilitate the development and implementation of data quality standards, data protection standards and adoption requirements across the enterprise

¨ Serve as a liaison between Business and Functional areas and technology to ensure that data related business requirements and rules for data quality and protections are clearly defined, communicated and well understood

¨ Develop & maintain inventory of the enterprise information maps, including authoritative systems, owners

¨ Define indicators of performance and quality metrics and ensure compliance with data related policies, standards, roles and responsibilities, and adoption requirements

¨ Provide leadership to Business, Functional areas, IT business and operations functions, to achieve their objectives; resolve issues related to Information Architecture

¨ Provide progress reports to major initiative Steering Committees, Services leadership and IT Leadership as needed and oversee periodic updates to the Information Architecture Roadmap

To be successful in this role, you will possess as many of the following skills / experiences as possible:

¨ Strong business systems and process focus with ability to tie-business processes, to business systems, to data systems and design systems accordingly

¨ Hands-on expertise with Data Architecture and Modeling tools such as ERStudio, ERwin etc.

¨ Familiarity with Enterprise Architecture tools such as Sparx or other

¨ Hands-on knowledge of data architecture support activities such as data flow diagrams, source system analysis, source-to-target mappings etc.

¨ Working knowledge of Business Architecture and capability mapping

¨ Familiarity with Enterprise architecture frameworks such as Togaf or Zachman

¨ Experience with data protection and security protocols in Information Architecture, specific knowledge of GDPR compliance requirements

¨ Expert knowledge of industry leading data virtualization, data quality, data profiling, and master data management practices and tools

¨ Knowledge of various distributed computing data platforms and impacts on information architectures

¨ Exceptional communication and negotiation skills via all modes and across all levels – executive level and tactical team

¨ Excels at navigation and driving results across large matrixed organizations

¨ Thrives in highly empowered role to execute broad assignments

¨ Demonstrated consulting skills, with change management concepts and strategies,
including communication plans, culture change and performance measurement system

¨ Collaborative team player orientation towards work relationships, strong cultural


¨ 10 years expert level knowledge of Enterprise Information Architecture concepts, best practices, tools and methods for Data Management

¨ 5 plus years expert level knowledge of data architecture and modeling in both transitional system and data systems

¨ Full life-cycle data implementation experience with SAP MDG or other large MDM tools / implementations with complex system integrations

¨ Full life-cycle ERP implementation with Information Architecture focus and deliverables demonstrated

¨ PMP certification or strong process-oriented project management skills preferred, Agile or scrum methodology preferred

¨ A Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent experience. MBA preferred

¨ Master’s degree preferred

Location: Redmond, WA