Kforce Software Architect, Financial Systems in Waltham, Massachusetts

Kforce has a Waltham, Massachusetts (MA) based client is looking for a Finance Software Architect on a full-time basis! This is a great opportunity to join one of the best companies in the nation to work for!Summary:This individual will work with Engineering, Application development teams and business users to build products and solutions for internal clients. You'll be viewed as a senior delivery lead; candidates will need to have solid exposure and reasonable experience on implementing commercial off the shelf / Vendor Products, specifically financial tools. Essential Duties:

  • Implementing commercial off the shelf / vendor products across finance domain including Finance and Accounting, Payroll, Benefits, Time and Expense, Treasury, Finance Planning and Analysis, Purchasing / Procurements, Corporate Tax, Internal Audit and Legal / Compliance

  • Accountable for delivery of all technical components and transition to operations team (e.g. data model, infrastructure, app dev, security integration with existing systems, transition to support and decommission of old systems)

  • Provide input into external vendor contracts and supervise vendor performance

  • Secure and manage technical architect, and staffed technical SMEs

  • Work in conjunction with Enterprise Architect to make product-level technical trade-offs and decisions

  • Accountable for stability / resiliency / performance of product

  • Work in conjunction with the Enterprise Architect to ensure conformance with the Firm's architecture (data, system, application, security, design)

  • Oversee presentations to Governance, Enterprise Architecture, Security teams

  • Manage development timelines and resource requirements

  • Track and communicate project status, including progress, risks, and budget

  • Helps surface, research, and communicate project dependencies

  • Master's / Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent subject

  • Minimum of 8 years' experience in software development with implementing vendor commands

  • Experience in Agile development would be preferred

  • Experience leading a globally dispersed team of onshore and offshore resources

  • Strong command of English language (both verbal and written)

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years