CarrolltonRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Carrollton jobs

Microsoft 365 Solution Architect

Company: Thomson Reuters Corporation
Location: Carrollton
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Microsoft 365 Solution Architect
Do you want to help one of the most respected companies in the world to provide the best in class employee experience? Are you a strategic thinker with a strong background in solution architecture? At Thomson Reuters, we are recruiting a motivated technology professional to help transform how we manage and leverage technology solutions to simplify and support our employee experience strategy.
As a Microsoft 365 Solution Architect, you will work with internal Microsoft 365 platform service owners to support and continually improve the employee experience (EX) at Thomson Reuters. You will possess and maintain expertise in the platform. Utilizing that knowledge, you will develop innovative and cost-effective solutions, inspire, and inform internal customers and coworkers. You will also collaborate with key stakeholders to define the EX architecture roadmap, support the selection and implementation of technologies, including tooling, integration patterns, and data interoperability across TR business systems.
This is a unique opportunity to join a diverse and global team with locations in Toronto, Minneapolis, and Dallas.
About the Role
In this opportunity as a Microsoft 365 Solution Architect, you will:

  • Design: Understanding business strategy and supporting processes to drive the right architecture, leading to an integrated systems architecture

  • Recommend new or different technologies that will not only meet project requirements, but also align to business objectives, roadmaps and strategic solutions, as well as to TR's architecture principles and standards

  • Deliver: Create architecture documents, including architecture patterns, decisions, and rationale for those decisions

  • Mentor: Act as counselor to business counterparts, customers, and management on requirements and capabilities pertinent to Employee Experience as relates to your area of expertise.

  • Lead: Business facing skills with the ability to collaborate to solve needs and manage scope in a positive way

  • Be a Team Player: Working in a collaborative team-oriented environment, you will share information, value diverse ideas, partner with cross functional and remote teams

  • Be an Agile Person: with strong sense of urgency and a desire to work in a fast-paced dynamic environment, you will deliver solutions against strict timelines

  • Be Innovative: you are empowered to try new approaches and learn new technologies. Have a desire to learn and embrace new and emerging technology.

  • Be an Effective Communicator: Present and communicate the solution architecture to various stakeholders, both technical and business, and be able to explain how the solution design will meet business needs

    About You
    You're a fit for the role of Microsoft 365 Solution Architect if you:

    • Have hands-on experience with Microsoft 365, and specifically:

    • Exchange online, SharePoint online, Microsoft Teams (and its voice and video capabilities), Yammer, and Power Platform (PowerBI, Power Automate, Power Apps)

    • You understand administrative, security, and data loss prevention capabilities of Microsoft 365

    • You have experience with Azure AD, and Azure AD Connect.

    • Enjoy working collaboratively with internal stakeholders to maximize M365 functionality and user experience

    • Able to stay current on M365 features and capabilities including availability, reliability, performance, monitoring, backup, and security

    • Able to lead technical discussions with internal customers that drive decisions and implementation

    • Have an ability to visualize, articulate, and solve complex problems

    • Have high standard of organizational skills and strong attention to detail

    • Able to participates in compliance and security reviews as necessary

    • You're skilled in all aspects of system design including tools capability, integration design, data modeling, security & privacy, business process implementation, etc.

    • Have a solid understanding of delivery methodology to help ensure solutions are implemented according to the design/architecture

    • Have experience with TOGAF

    • Have a Bachelor's Degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science, IT, related technical field or equivalent work experience.

      What's in it For You
      At Thomson Reuters, our people are our greatest assets. Here are some of the benefits we offer for your personal and professional growth:

      • Learning & Development:

      • Exposure to a wide breadth of leading-edge technology

      • Career growth - ability to work on multiple projects and/or with various teams

      • Professional growth and development opportunity through various training programs, conferences, networking events, in-house speaker series etc.

      • Access to Hackathons, Unconferences, Harvard Manage Mentor and more, we offer learning opportunities for everyone

      • Benefits/Perks:

      • Health benefits

      • Savings/investment plans

      • Paid time off (including time off to volunteer and extended parental leave)

      • Flexibility: We've been named as one of Forbes, Best Companies for Work/Life Balance

      • Global Opportunities: We have employees in over 90 countries, working across 3 different industries

      • Your wellbeing: We offer a program that focuses on making our lives healthier

        Do you want to be part of a team helping re-invent the way knowledge professionals work? How about a team that works every day to create a more transparent, just and inclusive future? At Thomson Reuters, we've been doing just that for almost 160 years. Our industry-leading products and services include highly specialized information-enabled software and tools for legal, tax, accounting and compliance professionals combined with the world's most global news services - Reuters. We help these professionals do their jobs better, creating more time for them to focus on the things that matter most: advising, advocating, negotiating, governing and informing.
        We are powered by the talents of 25,000 employees across more than 75 countries, where everyone has a chance to contribute and grow professionally in flexible work environments that celebrate diversity and inclusion. At a time when objectivity, accuracy, fairness and transparency are under attack, we consider it our duty to pursue them. Sound exciting? Join us and help shape the industries that move society forward.
        As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under applicable law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.
        We also make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and for sincerely held religious beliefs in accordance with applicable law.
        Protect yourself from fraudulent job postings click here to know more.
        More information about Thomson Reuters can be found on

Keywords: Thomson Reuters Corporation, Carrollton , Microsoft 365 Solution Architect, IT / Software / Systems , Carrollton, Texas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Texas jobs by following @recnetTX on Twitter!

Carrollton RSS job feeds