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Systems Architect in Westwood, MA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 12/7/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  919450

Apex Systems, part of On Assignment & the 2nd largest IT staffing Solutions firm in the country has an opportunity for a Systems Architect for a client in Westwood, MA


If you are interested in this opportunity, please send an updated version of your resume to Meredith Furtado, Technical Recruiter, at with your best contact information. 

Position: Systems Architect

Location: Westwood, MA

Rate: Negotiable based on experience

Duration: 6+ month contract


Job Description:

Our client is seeking an experienced, detailed oriented, technology focused Financial Services Architect responsible for supporting mission-critical Financial Services systems. This individual will work actively with the client's business community to upgrade Oracle E-Business Suite to 12.2. This individual may also be asked to solve business problems with systematic and process solutions that fit with company/customer system architecture standards.


• Lead analysis and designing upgrade approach to version 12.2. Documenting this upgrade including defined SOP’s and optimized current process across E-Business Suite, OBIEE, Hyperion and MarkView Kofax.
• Leads analysis and designing architecture road maps to reduce impacts during future implementations or upgrade and aid for optimum utilization of resources for Oracle environments
• Supporting capacity, sizing and scalability planning working with internal Technical Infrastructure and Operations teams and with vendors to estimate and recommend the optimal infrastructure that meets strict SLA requirements.
• Develops logical and physical technology documentation on new upgraded system.
• Develops and conducts quality review to ensure systems meet documented user requirements.
• Provides system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance as needed
• Determines applications specifications, input/output processes, and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility.
• Serve as subject-matter expert who can easily liaise between IT and other departments.
• Perform other duties as required or assigned.

• Experience with Oracle Engineered systems optimization (Exadata, Exalytics, Big Data)
• Experience with Oracle Databases (RAC, Diagnostics Pack, Tuning Pack, Partitioning, Advanced Compression)
• Advanced knowledge and awareness of current Oracle information technology products, services, and solutions.
• Advanced knowledge of systems engineering principles, methods, and techniques.
• Must be able to work independently on complex tasks which require analysis and action.
• Must be able to work well with staff members and user community, especially with senior business management staff. Person must be able to interact with employees at all levels of the company
• Work hours may include meetings schedule outside of normal working hours. Demands during peak times may require work hours outside of normal working hours. Occasional travel may be required.



Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.Masters Degree preferred.



10+ years of Oracle related systems and application engineering experience.









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