ExxonMobil Applications System Architect in Spring, Texas
Job Role Summary
Come join our creative teams in ExxonMobil Upstream Information Technology (UIT) that delivers industry-leading business capabilities and computational sciences through proprietary, commercial-grade software. You as our system architect will participate in technology evaluation, solution design, and hands-on implementation leadership. You will have active collaboration with internal and external architects, development teams, product teams, project managers, stakeholders, consultants, and software vendors.
As an organization, we are proud of our workplace flexibility approach. We believe that delivering high value work does not mean sacrificing our personal well-being. We want our employees to feel included, valued, and excited about the work that they do. We strive towards nurturing our culture of connectedness, family, and ensuring people have fulfilling careers. We have a robust career development framework that ensures you have access to many different opportunities based on your passion and skillset across our teams.
Primary Job Description
Define platform and product strategy and roadmaps to meet current and future requirements
Create conceptual, logical, and system architecture diagrams to clarify as-is and to-be designs
Perform technology health assessments, identify gaps, and advocate for prioritization and funding
Understand and evangelize enterprise principles, mandates, and security best practices
Create digital strategies to complement business strategies, transforming as-is architecture to a future-state architecture, highlighting opportunities and risks, prioritizing digital initiatives, and developing roadmaps
Explore, assess, and socialize emerging products and capabilities to meet business needs
Conduct code reviews, security reviews, architectural reviews, and provide solutions/improvements, as necessary
Provide technical leadership and mentorship to accelerate growth of technical talent
Strong communication skills and ability to work in a collaborative environment across teams including software developers, domain experts, support analysts, business contacts
Lead and Govern platform authorization configuration, authentication, licensing requirements, application security models, data encryption, protocols, legacy authentication and apply modern authentication e.g. oAuth
Understanding of software engineering best practices for code quality and maintainability and automated testing
Knowledge of end-to-end DevOps practices using tools like Azure DevOps, GitHub Actions or Jenkins
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field, or equivalent experience
Minimum 10 years of experience in IT system development, architecture, and solution design
Nice to Have Skills
Prior work experience in the upstream oil and gas industry
Experience driving architectural transformation or technology change within a large multinational company.
Experience or certification in TOGAF or another enterprise architecture methodology/standard.
Experience in conceptual and logical data modeling and application design.
Good grasp of the REST architectural style and experience implementing REST APIs
Experience building, deploying, and supporting applications on Cloud platforms such as Azure (preferred), AWS, or Google
ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or physical or mental disability.