• Enterprise Architect

    Job Location US-IL-Chicago
    Posted Date 11 months ago(7/20/2017 12:10 PM)
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    CIBC provides tailored commercial, wealth management, personal, and small business financial solutions in the United States through 46 offices in 18 states, as well as cross-border banking services to clients with North American operations. Learn more at cibc.com/US.


    CIBC is a Toronto-based, global financial institution with a 150 year history, serving 11 million personal and business clients. We invest in our businesses, our clients, our people and our communities to deliver consistent and sustainable earnings to our shareholders. 


    CIBC delivers access to career and development opportunities, safe and healthy workplaces, effective training, and positive work-life balance – so that employees are able to perform at their best, contribute to their communities and focus on cultivating deeper relationships with our clients.


    Every year, CIBC is recognized for its business success, community commitment and employee initiatives.  We are proud of this success and are committed to creating an inclusive workplace and an environment where all employees can excel.


    CIBC Bank USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran



    The IT Architect will manage the complex architecture of both in-sourced and outsourced applications in an ever-changing, complex IT environment. IT Architect applies strategic analysis, critical thinking in developing architectures and technology roadmaps considering future state needs of the business. IT Architect will leverage our existing process maps and update them to include new and proposed components of the enterprise IT architecture.  The IT Architect will investigate and advise on new project requests as a part of the project portfolio process.  Designs and develops IT architecture (integrated process, applications, data and technology) solutions to business problems in alignment with the enterprise architecture direction and standards. Performs technical planning, architecture development and modification of specifications. Develops specifications for new products/services, applications and service offerings. Assesses the compatibility and integration of products/services proposed as standards in order to ensure an integrated architecture across interdependent technologies.



    Required Skills & Experience (minimum years of experience, education, supervisory experience, PC skills, etc.):


    • Requires 7-10 years of experience with enterprise architecture framework and reference models and establishing governance processes to manage change. 
    • Uses best practices and knowledge of internal or external business issues to improve products or services.
    • Thinks strategically and solves complex problems; brings new perspective to drive change and improve current state
    • Engages with business, operations and technology teams to drive results.
    • Strong communication and presentation skills.
    • Works independently with minimal guidance. 
    • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Computer Science. Advanced degree is preferred. Financial Services experience is preferred.


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