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AvalonBay Communities, Inc. is one of the nation's leading Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT's), in the business of developing, redeveloping, acquiring and managing quality apartment communities in high barrier-to-entry markets of the United States. These markets are located in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southeast, Pacific Northwest and Northern and Southern California regions of the country. We currently own and operate approximately 80,000 apartment homes in the US and employ approximately 3,000 associates. We are seeking an Enterprise Architect to join our Arlington, VA IT Department.
We’re looking for a team member who is passionate about working cross-functionally with business and IT teams to deliver continuous improvement in capabilities, processes, and technology. The Enterprise Architect helps the organization achieve its objectives by enabling the delivery of business capabilities and stewarding technology resources to their most efficient and effective use. The Enterprise Architect builds and maintains IT roadmaps aligned to business strategy, and establishes architectural standards to minimize complexity of the technical portfolio. They also help improve integration quality, support innovation, and enable enterprise productivity and collaboration. Working closely with the business, the Enterprise Architect will ensure that the systems and solutions in use at AvalonBay are aligned to help the business achieve its goals, and that the organization is getting the best value from these solutions.
Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
In addition, the ideal candidate will have the ability to “think big” and challenge conventional wisdom regarding technology hype, possess strong leadership and negotiation skills with business and technical groups, excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong project management and organization skills, demonstrated ability to build consensus among many stakeholders.
AvalonBay will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with requirements under the law.
AvalonBay is an Equal Opportunity Employer.