The primary responsibility of the Architect – IT Software is to
review project concepts and proposals and develop appropriate
technical designs to facilitate integration into the enterprise
architecture. Technical designs include systems, storage,
virtualization, logical and physical networks and security
strategies to comply with established standards and meet the
requirements of the organization. All duties are to be performed in
accordance with departmental and The Venetian | The Palazzo
policies, practices, and procedures.
Manage a queue of work requests to meet service levels and KPI
Perform product reviews, technology evaluations and services
delivery considerations to recommend technologies to meet the
Perform project design review, sizing and compatibility
assessments to ensure the availability, reliability, integrity, and
efficient operation of the enterprise IT architecture is
Design and deploy technology solutions and enhancements to
existing infrastructure, applications, and network
Provide level 3 technical support and apply proven analytical,
and problem-solving skills to troubleshoot complex issues and drive
to root cause of system outages.
Review technical requirements, establish project milestones and
tasks and determine level of effort estimates for their
Act as project lead in the design and review of new technology
infrastructure and hardware and security appliance systems; conduct
capacity planning as needed.
Troubleshoot, identify and repair complex technology issues for
end-user issues while mentoring engineering staff.
Conduct research on products, solutions, services, architecture
designs, and standards to remain abreast of developments in the
Establish and implement design principles, policies, and
strategies to ensure security and integrity of the enterprise
Develop and perform security audits, configuration backup
procedures, and other recovery processes in accordance with the
organization’s disaster recovery and business continuity
Develop and execute test plans to measure infrastructure and
systems technical performance. Report on findings and make
recommendations for improvement.
Prepare design documentation, illustrations and white papers to
support design decisions.
Perform all work in a manner to ensure interoperability and
maintain compliance of enterprise computing systems.
Ensure that proposed and existing technology and security
architectures are aligned with organizational goals and
Develop, document, communicate, and enforce a policy for
standardizing infrastructure configuration standards.
Understand and abide by Incident, Problem and Change management
processes and procedures.
Interact with vendors, peers, and contractors to ensure secure,
reliable systems implementations and upgrades are performed within
Respond to emergency outages in accordance with business
continuity and disaster recovery plans, assisting other departments
Provide recommendations to senior or executive IT management
regarding product/vendor selection, technology evolution, and
Provide root cause analysis and develop and execute corrective
action plans for resolution of complex technical issues related to
platform and service performance disruptions.
Consistent and regular attendance including on-call availability
on a rotational basis, is an essential function of this job.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
Additional Duties & Responsibilities: Additional Duties &
Additional Duties & Responsibilities:
Company Standards of Conduct
All Venetian | Palazzo Team Members are expected to conduct and
carry themselves in a professional manner at all times. Team
Members are required to observe the Company’s standards, work
requirements and rules of conduct. Team Members are expected to
behave in a manner that supports a harmonious work environment to
help us deliver unmatched service to our guests and customers.
21 years of age.
Proof of authorization/eligibility to work in the United
Bachelor's degree in MIS or similar technical program or
acceptable industry and work experience.
A broad infrastructure and IT solutions background, and the
ability to work with the business to understand and translate
business requirements into technical designs.
7+ years developing solutions using Microsoft technologies
and frameworks, e.g., SQL Server, ASP.NET MVC, WCF, Entity
Framework and ASP.NET Web API
7+ years implementing OLTP and OLAP data solutions leveraging
MDM, BI and data warehouse development techniques.
7+ years deploying web services (SOAP, RESTful).
Must understand the concepts of Object-Oriented Design, CMS
Integration, and Web Application Security.
Experience in integrating with Cloud technologies, Platform
(PaaS) & Application (SaaS) required.
Understanding of the differences between relational and object
Must possess a sound knowledge of Architectural Principles and
Experience working in a highly regulated environment (MICS, PCI,
Training and experience with ITSM practices.
Ability to set priorities, meet deadlines and manage
Ability to work independently and as part of a global team.
Excellent documentation, communication and negotiating
Proven ability to convey technology to non-technical
Effective collaboration skills to mentor network, storage,
database, telephony and other technical staff to ensure reliable
integration of systems and processes.
Must be a self-starter with high integrity that is reliable,
punctual, and dedicated to organizational excellence.
Extensive experience with virtualization technologies, cloud
services, and software defined data center strategies in a complex
Extensive understanding of the TCP/IP suite of protocols.
Experience in developing strategic systems architecture
Expert ability with fault isolation and testing procedures.
Documented expertise with systems configuration, security
principles, directory services, and maintenance best practices.
Proven project planning and management experience.
Advanced competence with monitoring tools, techniques, alerting
and notification processes.
Ability to interpret technical drawings and specifications and
develop solution designs and configurations that meet those
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate
effectively with guests and other Team Members of different
backgrounds and levels of experience.
Must be able to work varied shifts, including nights, weekends
Physical Requirements: Must be able to:
Lift or carry 50 pounds, unassisted, in the performance of
specific tasks, as assigned.
Physically access all areas of the property and drive areas with
or without a reasonable accommodation.
Maintain composure under pressure and consistently meet
deadlines with internal and external customers and contacts.
Ability to interact appropriately and effectively with guests,
management, other team members, and outside contacts.
Ability for prolonged periods of time to walk, stand, stretch,
bend and kneel.
Work in a fast-paced and busy environment.
Work indoors and be exposed to various environmental factors
such as, but not limited to, CRT, noise, dust, and cigarette
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