COUNTY OF MONTGOMERY
The Systems Architect is responsible for overseeing
daily operations of the County’s Information Systems. This position is responsible for interfacing
with various parties to gather business and technical requirements, and
evaluating/proposing new and existing technologies and possibilities to enhance
productivity, user experience and security of county staff and citizen
Typical essential duties include:
- Manage system
solutions architecture and application portfolio for the County.
- Manage enterprise
systems, web sites and portals, and web security.
- Develop web and
application software, web services and APIs.
- Develop software
development processes including source code management & software release
application software and software development platforms and tools.
- Perform business
analytics and gather and prioritize requirements.
business needs into IT solutions by developing, configuring, modifying, and
integrating systems as needed.
- Assist with
technical training and presentations.
- Manage various
projects in the department.
Requires Bachelor’s degree in computer engineering,
computer science or closely related field. Four years of computer application, software architecture and
development experience in different environments preferred, with background in
information architecture, database administration, and knowledge of data-mining
and warehousing techniques. Knowledge of
modern web technologies and cloud computing with knowledge of agile
development, continuous integration, and automated testing techniques preferred.
The Systems Architect should have effective communication skills, and
exceptional ability to collaborate cross-functionally.
Paid training and educational opportunities to enhance skills and
knowledge are available through the County.
Starting Salary range
$67,713 – 88,027/yr. DOE with excellent benefits (paid health, dental and
vision, life, disability, retirement, flex spending, wellness program). Application review will begin immediately, deadline for
submission Friday, February 8, 2019. Interested candidates should apply
online at: http://www.montgomerycountyva.gov/hr. For more
information, contact the Montgomery County Job Line at 540.394.2010. To request an application accommodation for
disabilities, contact Human Resources at 540.394.2007
Montgomery County, VA is an
Equal Opportunity Employer committed to nondiscrimination in recruitment,
selection, hiring, pay, promotion, retention or other personnel action
affecting employees or candidates for employment. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion,
sex/gender, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
Location/Region: Christiansburg, VA