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Senior IT Solutions Architect - INF0019302

  • Detroit, Michigan, US
  • Roswell (GA IT Innovation Center), Georgia, US
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This position requires the ability tolegally operate a motor vehicle on a regular basis.


Detroit, MIor Atlanta, GA


About the General Motors ConnectedEcosystem Integration Team:

At CEI, we don’t design thetransportation. We design the transportation experience. CEI employees developthe technology enabling a new generation of connected vehicles. This technologyis a key enabler to things like smarter car sharing programs, more advancedactive safety and even autonomous driving. These capabilities exist through thelargest implementation of 4G LTE in the automotive industry and a vehicle wiredto collect thousands of data elements. Our environment requires an architecturethat can support over 900,000 vehicle transactions per hour with sub-secondresponse times. 4G LTE capability has been described as an untapped,under-appreciated opportunity valued at $350M in improved 2018 profits. Theinnovation our teams are driving is game changing to the consumer, to theindustry and to the company.


About the Role:

Responsible and accountable for solutionarchitecture of an assigned component or components, conformance to approved GMIT standards, and alignment with the future state enterprise and domainarchitectural goals. This includes both hands-on development of IT technologysolution architectures as well as management of various architecturalinitiatives.

  • Able to look across the assigneddomain to ensure consistent alignment of technical solutions with the businessgoals and objectives of the supported unit.
  • Provides industry leading technicaldirection and guidance to various project teams to ensure appropriate and costeffective application of GM approved technologies.
  • Ensures appropriate and effectivedata integration across multiple applications. This is a technical leadershiplevel architect position.
  • Expected to have multi-disciplineexpertise and capabilities required of an IT architect and a strong practicallybased working knowledge of various architectural patterns, technologies andarchitecture management processes.
  • Capable of working with withoutdirect supervision to develop multi-layered solution architectures thatcomprehend and specify business, application, data and infrastructure designs.
  • Contributes to the definition of GMIT technology direction, standards and roadmaps across one or more business ortechnical domains.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree inInformation Systems, Computer Science, or related field
  • At least 12 years of experiencedeveloping and architecting distributed, component-based, service-orientedsolutions for an enterprise
  • Experience with SOA and Web Servicestacks, standards, products and technologies.
  • Experienced in followingindustry-proven software engineering practices such as SEI CMMI and agilemethods
  • Experience developing and deliveringhighly available and complex systems
  • Experience with commercial andopen-source web server, application server platforms and enterprise middleware,including MOM, TP Monitors, system management and security systems
  • Experience with Object-OrientedAnalysis and Design (OOAD)


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with one or more of thefollowing skill sets:  Salesforce.comdeveloper toolkit including Apex Classes, Controllers and Triggers Visualforce, IDE, Migration Tool, and Web Services
  • Experience working on an enterpriselevel big data solution preferably with Mem SQL, SAP HANA, or IBM BigInsights
  • Worked extensively on Kafka tosuccessfully deploy a scalable solution
  • Working experience with PEGA RulesEngine


Why General Motors?

At GM, we’vecharged ourselves with one mission: to design, build and sell the world’s bestvehicles. And to achieve our goals, we’re currently undergoing one of thelargest information technology transformations in the history of the automotiveindustry.

GM IT is a leaderin cutting edge technologies such as Mobility, Telematics, Mission-CriticalBusiness Systems, Supercomputing, Vehicle Engineering, and Real-time Computing.We offer challenging growth oriented positions for passionate professionalslooking to get in on the ground-floor of a growing “Fortune 5” firm that isre-inventing IT with a laser focus on innovation, speed, and business value.


The policy ofGeneral Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employeeson an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex,religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genderidentity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors iscommitted to being an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offersopportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. Ifyou need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search orapplication for employment, email us at In youremail, please include a description of the specific accommodation you arerequesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position forwhich you are applying.

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