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Solutions Architect IV

Productive Resources LLC
Oshkosh, WI
  • Expired: October 25, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.
Solutions Architect IV

Oshkosh, Wisconsin - Full Time

Productive Resources ( ) is seeking a candidate to be part of our engineering team at our customer's facility in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. As a member of our team, the selected candidate will develop, maintain, assure, and evolve the architecture discipline across the role's specific subject domain (which shall include Network, Messaging, Application, Data Center, Enterprise or Information Architecture). This individual is responsible for conceiving, proposing, planning, maintaining, enhancing, ensuring business alignment with, and growing their domain architecture. The role is necessary to ensure their architecture domain is neither over- nor under- built when compared with current and future needs of the commercial enterprise.

This is a full-time position that is indefinite in duration with the opportunity of professional growth, and additional opportunities within our organization.

  • Responsible for planning up to two more architectural domains.
  • Oversee research into industry stands, architectural and structural options, features, and functionality; and creating use cases, models, design structures/patterns; and conducting planning meetings.
  • Establish and maintain a current state representation of their domain(s) and their responsible area.
  • Oversee the research, design and advocate for new technologies, architectures, and products that will enable the business to operate "better-cheaper-faster-safer."
  • Govern the selection of modeling tools and skill development across their architectural domain.
  • Responsible for effectively communicating modeling concepts and progress tracking with IT specialists, project teams, business, and IT leaders.
  • Serve as a subject matter expert in the various IT disciplines (e.g., Infrastructure, Applications). Ensure project teams comply with current standards, policies, industry regulations, and best practices.
  • Responsible for ensuring solutions align to the organization's ability to build and maintain.
  • Provide high level technical leadership to project and operations teams, as needed, by acting as a consultant on fit-for-use analysis, build-vs-buy, and solution-optioning/selection/decision activities.
  • Responsible for authoring standards, as needed, and for ratification by IT leadership.
  • Responsible for communicating standards, and for educating project and operations teams on their scope, intent, and identify and assist in the remediation of any out-of-standard situations.
  • Lead and influence other enterprise architects, subject matter experts, and IT personnel to ensure adequate security solutions are in place throughout all IT systems to mitigate identified risks sufficiently, while meeting business objectives and regulatory requirements.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Ten (10) or more years of experience in an Information Technology such as Infrastructure, Applications, or related experience.
  • One (1) or more years of experience supervising work projects, daily operations, or related experience.
  • Ability to travel up to 15%.

Preferred Skills:
  • Graduate degree in Information Systems, Management or equivalent.
  • Relevant industry recognized certifications (Cisco, CCIE, etc.).
  • Experience with industry standard architectural framework (FEAF, DoDAF, Zachman, TOGAF, Semantic Data Broker, etc.).
  • Experience working with abstract concepts in innovative ways to solve problems.
  • Experience with consensus building to bring together opposing views and steering debates toward practical solutions and paths forward.
  • Experience and proficiency with various web-based software applications including Microsoft Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, etc.
  • Ability to interact with company personnel, builds strong relationships at all levels and across all business units and organizations, and understands business imperatives.
  • Strong understanding of the business impact of IT tools, technologies, and policies.
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills, including the ability to communicate effectively with the IT organization, management, and business personnel.

As a condition of employment consideration, Productive Resources conducts pre-employment screening, including a background check and drug test. In addition, an employment candidate is required to provide proof of identity and legal authority to work in the United States.

Why work for Productive Resources?

Productive Resources is a full-service engineering firm with over two decades of experience serving leading global clients. Our primary focus is on project-based product development and manufacturing engineering support. Our primary industries of focus are off highway equipment including agricultural, construction, defense, mining, recreational, industrial, and specialty machines.

We lead with our reputation for quality, teamwork, and innovative solutions which keep our clients engaged as a partner in their journey. Our diverse experience and client base will challenge your technical skills and provide greater opportunity for growth.

Our primary delivery center is our Technical Center in Waterloo, IA, as well as numerous customer areas we serve with onsite and remote teams throughout the U.S.

We Offer Competitive Benefits:
  • Health and Dental Insurance
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Short-term Disability
  • Retirement Savings Account (Traditional 401k & Roth 401k)
  • Flexible Spending Plans for Medical Expenses and Dependent Care
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

Equal Opportunity and Veteran Friendly

Productive Resources LLC


Oshkosh, WI
54902 USA



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