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Systems/Software Architect

0500 Dun & Bradstreet Inc.
Short Hills, NJ 07078
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Why We Work at Dun & Bradstreet

We are at a transformational moment in our company journey - and were so excited about it. Each day, we are finding new ways to strengthen our award-winning culture, and to accelerate creativity, innovation and growth. Our purpose is to help customers improve business performance with Dun & Bradstreets Data Cloud and Live Business Identity, and were wildly passionate and committed to this purpose. So, if youre looking to make an immediate impact at a company that welcomes bold and diverse thinking, come join us!

Job description

We are looking for a Systems/Software Architect to design and oversee the implementation of our new customer facing supplier information management solution to ensure the proper architecture is applied and the solution is delivered in the most expedient and customer value focused way.

In this role, you should be an excellent communicator who is able to translate complex requirements into functional architecture. Wed also like you to have hands-on experience in software development and be able to manage complex programs.

Your goal will be to ensure that our new platform will scale in the future and stay manageable, secure and cost effective even after more and more use cases have been added.


  • Understand business needs to define system specifications including gathering and documenting of functional and non-functional requirements
  • Plan and design the technology solution, create architectural artifacts and present to senior leadership
  • Communicate system requirements to software development teams
  • Evaluate and select appropriate software or cloud services and suggest integration methods
  • Manage vendor relationships and act as the main point of contact
  • Oversee assigned programs (e.g. conduct code review) and provide guidance to team members
  • Assist with solving technical problems when they arise
  • Ensure the implementation of agreed architecture and infrastructure
  • Address technical concerns, ideas and suggestions
  • Monitor systems to ensure they meet both user needs and business goals
  • Lead a team of business analysts and other small engineering teams


  • Proven experience as a Systems/Software Architect
  • Hands-on experience with software development and system administration
  • Experience leading programs with global cross-functional team structures
  • Strong understanding of data modeling and domain driven design patterns including event driven architectures and micro services
  • People management experience including attracting and hiring talent, mentoring and developing direct reports and tracking and managing performance
  • Knowledge of coding languages (particularly Java, Python, Angular/React)
  • Familiarity with various operating systems (Windows, UNIX) and databases (e.g. MySQL, Redshift, MongoDB, Elasticsearch)
  • Experience in AWS cloud technologies
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • Organizational and leadership skills
  • BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent work experience

Dun & Bradstreet is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, genetic information, protected military and veteran status, ancestry, marital status, medical condition (cancer and genetic characteristics) or any other characteristic protected by law.

We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with Dun & Bradstreet and need special assistance or an accommodation to use our website or to apply for a position, please send an e-mail with your request to TalentAcquisitionTeam@dnb.com. Determination on requests for reasonable accommodation are made on a case-by-case basis.

Please note that all Dun & Bradstreet job postings can be found at https://dnb.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/Careers and all communication from Dun & Bradstreet will come from an email address ending in @dnb.com.


Posted: 2019-10-31 Expires: 2019-11-29

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