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AD - Enterprise Architecture

Company: Principal Financial Group
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Job Description:

Operating at the intersection of financial services and technology, Principal builds financial tools that help our customers live better lives. We take pride in being a purpose-led firm, motivated by our mission to make financial security accessible to all. Our mission, integrity, and customer focus have made us a trusted leader for over 140 years. -With a goal to have -80% of our workloads in the cloud by 2026, there is an exciting opportunity before us to further modernize our systems to meet the growing needs of our customers. -The Principal Retirement and Income Solutions architecture team is committed to the pursuit of creative and innovative solutions that enable people to save enough, protect enough and have enough in retirement. - We strive for a technology culture that identifies the newest, most effective solutions through discovery, open discussion, and collaboration.? We have fun together, care about each other and take pride in the solutions we provide.? We believe in continuously optimizing our processes, refining our solutions, and improving ourselves to the benefit of our business. This is an especially exciting time as we embark on a major effort to modernize our systems to deliver in the cloud. - -The Enterprise Integration Architect will collaborate with business and technology leaders and other members of the RIS Enterprise Architecture practice to enable and support our current and future application modernization strategies. In addition, this individual will be responsible for creating strategic architecture standards, guidelines, principles, and frameworks supporting Principal's enterprise architecture governance processes. - -This is a hands-on (individual contributor) position with responsibility to deliver modern enterprise integration solution architecture by creating and applying relevant software/service development frameworks to influence strategy and define what changes are needed to successfully future proof Principal's technology portfolio. - -Here are some examples of the kinds of things you'll do: - -Lead Enterprise Architecture Practice: Build and lead the execution of enterprise architecture strategy within business unit or architecture domains.Lead Strategy to Execution: Innovative leadership that informs strategy and defines the actions needed to successfully transform the business to achieve outcomes.Deliver Enterprise Architecture: Create strategic architecture standards, guidelines, principles, and frameworks that inform and enable execution on strategic outcomes.Manage Architecture Governance: Ensure business capabilities and related technology platforms are positioned to support today's business demands and the strategic objectives of tomorrow.Work with business and IT leaders, help formulate enterprise architecture strategies in alignment with company's business strategies and priorities. -Lead and support digital transformational objectives across IT and business organizations. -Work with engineering teams to enable/facilitate migration of existing portfolio of applications to AWS public cloud or SaaS based solutions. -Identify, research, and recommend emerging and innovative technologies, techniques and tools that enable IT and the business to achieve strategic goals. -Assess the architectural risk and impact of web and vendor/SaaS systems, designs and solutions; effectively communicate implications and mitigation strategies to IT staff and management. -Work with and influence IT and Business leaders, architect peers and engineers across the globe in a remote work environment

Bachelor's degree OR equivalent work experience10+ years of experience with a multi-business unit global organization.Work experience with cloud platform implementations or migrations (AWS/Azure/GCP); AWS preferred but not required. -Experience and passion for tracking and strategically applying emerging technologies to business solutions in alignment with customer digital needs -Experience working with, and presenting to executive management -Outstanding verbal and written communication skills -Proven track record of learning and adapting to new technologiesAdditional preferred technical/business experience: - - -AWS Solution Architect Associate certification or equivalent -Experience with the AWS platform. - Including familiarity with S3, RDS, Elastic Container Service, Lambda, SNS/SQS and AWS IAM/Security/Networking models. -TOGAF or similar Enterprise Architecture certification -Experience with Agile SDLC, DevSecOps, CICD Pipelines -Familiarity with modern web, ESB and API architectures & technologies -Exposure to Business Architecture and Business Process Management practices and strategies - -Experience with Software Risk Management/Secure Software practices and strategies (SSF) -Prior experience in Financial Services Industry -

Salary Range Information:
Salary ranges below reflect targeted base salaries. Non-sales positions have the opportunity to participate in a bonus program. Sales positions are eligible for sales incentives, and in some instances a bonus plan, whereby total compensation may far exceed base salary depending on individual performance. Actual compensation for all roles will be based upon geographic location, work experience, education, licensure requirements and/or skill level and will be finalized at the time of offer.

Salary Range:
$137000 - $185000 / year

Additional Information:
Job levelWe'll consider talent at the next level with the right experiences and skillsWork Authorization/SponsorshipAt this time, we're not considering candidates that need any type of immigration sponsorship (additional work authorization or permanent work authorization) now or in the future to work in the United States? This includes, but IS NOT LIMITED TO: F1-OPT, F1-CPT, H-1B, TN, L-1, J-1, etc. For additional information around work authorization needs please use the following links.Nonimmigrant Workersand -Green Card for Employment-Based ImmigrantsInvestment Code of EthicsFor Principal Global Investors positions, you'll need to follow an Investment Code of Ethics related to personal and business conduct as well as personal trading activities for you and members of your household. These same requirements may also apply to other positions across the organization.Experience PrincipalWhile our expertise spans the globe, we're bound by one common purpose: to foster a world where financial security is accessible to all. And our success depends on the unique experiences, backgrounds, and talents of our employees - individually and all of us together. Explore our -core values, -benefitsand why -we're an exceptional place -to grow your career.Principal is an Equal Opportunity EmployerAll qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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