Solution Architect in Des Moines, IA at TMC Transportation

Date Posted: 10/4/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/4/2022

Job Description

TMC Transportation is the nation’s largest employee-owned, open deck transportation company. Founded in 1972, and headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa, TMC provides expert transportation services and supply-chain management solutions throughout the 48 contiguous states. If you’re seeking a rewarding career at a dynamic company built on integrity, innovation and dedication to quality and customer service, then join us in our Destination of Excellence.

 TMC Offers:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Benefit Package
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Employee Ownership - ESOP!

 

TMC Transportation has an immediate full-time opening for a Solution Architect working out of our office in Des Moines, Iowa.

 

PRIMARY FUNCTION:

This position will be the lead technical resource over TMC’s finance and accounting systems. The Solution Architect will be responsible for the architecture, design, and technical oversight over back-office implementations as part of TMC’s 3rd Party Applications team.

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide architecture, design, technical oversight over the technology within TMC’s back office.  This includes financial, payroll and accounting systems
  • Serve as technical subject matter expert (SME) for all things related to 3rd party systems within the finance and accounting areas.
  • Design and implement integrations with and between accounting systems and applications within the back office.
  • Serve on the Enterprise Architecture team, providing insight into application solutions and 3rd party/vendor solutions.
  • Partner with vendors to provide strategic direction and support of applications and solutions.
  • Work closely with other enterprise initiatives such as the maturity of TMC’s Transportation Management System (TMS)
  • Work with the PMO and internal teams to provide insight on complex technology matters.
  • Create proof-of-concepts to demonstrate viability of solutions under consideration.
  • Work with business stakeholders to define business and technical requirements.
  • Participate in enterprise road mapping and strategic planning meetings. 

Job Requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE:

  • 3 years of experience in designing, engineering or supporting financial technology solutions.
  • Strong understanding of web services, API frameworks, and micro-service architectures.
  • Experience in enterprise systems, integration architecture, governance, and cloud-based ecosystems.
  • Experience with software development life cycle processes or Agile development.
  • Strong communication, collaboration and consultation skills.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Management, Management Information Systems, Information Technology or related field.

 

PREFERRED CONSIDERATION:

  • Experience working in technology in the Transportation/Logistics industry.
  • Experience with Integration Platform as a Service (IPaaS) solutions.
  • Exposure to modern Enterprise Architecture frameworks and tools.