Technical Architect

IES-TA-001 / Albany, NY 12243 / Full-Time

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Technical Architect

Learn more about the Technical Architect position with NYS Integrated Eligibility System (IES) below. If you meet a majority of the qualifications, are available to start June 17, 2020, and are located near Albany, NY 12243, then we encourage you to apply for this exciting position right now!

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Albany, NY




60 Months


June 17, 2020




June 17, 2020


Technical Architect with NYS Integrated Eligibility System (IES)

Multiple IES Program projects, starting with the BICS and IES Platform & Shared Services then moving to SNAP, HEAP, Public Assistance, Child Care (Eligibility, Enrollment, and Case Management) projects.

  • Responsible for systems architecture, application architecture, and other related technical deliverables within the IES Program.
  • Design of system and application architecture for the IES projects adhering to various reference architectures provided.
  • Oversee and provide technical advice, guidance and support for IES projects.
  • Collaborate with various technical resources on continuous assessment of existing solutions for reuse on IES.
  • Collaborate with ITS Chief Technology Officer in setting technical standards & frameworks for the IES projects to align with enterprise standards.
  • Collaborate with Data Architect to build and maintain reference model architecture and standards for communicating direction of information architecture.
  • Liaison with business/program stakeholders for enterprise architecture and strategy.
  • Participate in technical discussions with state, local and vendor implementation teams and technical deliverables to ensure alignment between proposed solutions and the program's standards.
  • Present findings and recommendations to IES leadership to ensure alignment of technology across work streams and escalate technical issues appropriately
  • Explore, actively support and work on new technology initiatives that may be of interest to the organization.
  • Actively participate in troubleshooting any technical issues that the program may have.
  • Other duties as assigned;


Technical Architect with NYS Integrated Eligibility System (IES)

  • More than seven (7) years of experience working on complex projects with 2 or more years in a leadership role as an Architect.
  • Five or more years of experience working in enterprise architecture and design across multiple IT functional areas involving hybrid cloud deployments.
  • Microsoft Azure Solutions Architect certification or equivalent cloud provider certification.
  • Five or more years of experience with design & development of frameworks, reusable components and shared services using JEE technology using SOA or Micro service architecture.
  • Five or more years of experience in designing system and application architecture of case management, financial management or claims systems.
  • Two or more years of experience in evaluating software products to realize the system architecture such as Business Process Management, Rules Engine, Notification system or Portal.
  • Understanding or experience with foundational technology components including rules engines, API gateway, BPM, noticing engine, workflow engines, middleware components, MDM, identity and access management and ETL.
  • Three or more years of experience in capacity planning, bench marking, business continuity and resiliency planning.
  • Three or more years of hands-on experience in building applications using document management and enterprise content management solutions.
  • Three or more years of experience working in Information Technology domain at New York State or New York City government.
  • Experience with IES Program or Health & Human services applications.