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Nuveen Investments Information Systems Cloud Architect in New York, New York

Info Systm Architect

Provides subject matter expertise for enterprise architecture (EA) teams and clients. Guides on (EA) projects and business relationship management.

Key Responsibilities and Duties

  • Leading in the implementation of EA strategies and best practices to support business objectives, while focusing on business process design, solutions, information gathering and technology utilization.

  • Providing guidance to enterprise architects on defining technical service capabilities, design attributes, draft enterprise profiles and segment architecture; controlling risks and solving complex issues related to EA.

  • Maintaining relationships with stakeholders, addresses stakeholder requirements and providing clients consultations to shape the future success of EA.

  • Providing EA support by directing teams in baseline, target and roadmap development, transition planning, system and security management and segment architecture.


  • 5 Years Required; 7 Years Preferred

  • University (Degree), Preferred

Physical Requirements

  • Physical Requirements: Sedentary Work

Career Level



  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience working in an Information Technology role

  • Minimum of 3 years “hands-on” experience in the design, estimation, governance , and implementation of cloud platforms

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in architectural design, application development and project management with demonstrated architectural modeling skills


  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Possess a deep understanding of cloud delivery models, e.g. Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), and Software as a Service (SaaS)

  • Hands-on experience delivering across the full Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)

  • Experience with all aspects of designing a CI/CD pipeline.

  • Experience developing business cases and financial models

  • Ability to communicate information clearly and effectively (i.e. presentation, speech, written format, facilitate)

  • AWS cloud certification at the associate or professional level.

  • Experience designing distributed application design including messaging transports and API design.

  • Experience with considering and weighing costs, complexities, supportability, and adherence to well-designed principles when defining solutions and road maps

  • Proficient in C# or Java and associated design patterns.

  • Experience developing business cases and financial models

  • Experience managing major, complex projects, involving delegation of work and review of work products

  • Experience with higher level communication styles, exhibiting the ability to interact with all levels of stakeholders

  • Experience designing containerized solutions

  • Experience partnering with business leaders to understand needs and providing options that realize value

  • Experience building effective relationships and collaboratively communicating throughout a complex organization

Potential Salary: $150,000.00 USD

Actual base salary may vary based upon, but not limited to, relevant experience, time in role, base salary of internal peers, prior performance, business sector, and geographic location. In addition to base salary, the competitive compensation package may include, depending on the role, participation in an incentive program linked to performance (for example, annual discretionary incentive programs, non-annual sales incentive plans, or other non-annual incentive plans).

Company Overview

Nuveen, the investment manager of TIAA, offers a comprehensive range of outcome-focused investment solutions designed to secure the long-term financial goals of institutional and individual investors. Its affiliates offer deep expertise across a comprehensive range of traditional and alternative investments through a wide array of vehicles and customized strategies. For more information about the firm please visit our website at

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