Solution Architect

  • 777 Walker St, Houston, TX 77002, USA
  • Contract

Company Description

Advent is a systems, solutions , product and services company with approximately 1000+ people serving customers and creating opportunities across the globe.

Job Description

Title: Solution Architect

Location: Houston TX

Duration: 6+ Months

Job Description:


  • Develop and document end-to-end high-level solution designs and related architecture deliverables, which address an agreed set of requirements and meet demand.
  • Ensure architecture high-level design documents and related architecture deliverables are completed and approved on time and kept evergreen when updates are required.
  • Ensure alignment of solution architecture to the segment architecture with a clear focus on market standard platforms, data, and business strategy alignment.
  • Support project teams in delivering the detailed solution design, ensuring alignment with agreed requirements and challenging/ validating any customizations.
  • Ensure all elements of architecture are included in the solution by orchestrating between Business, Application, Data, Security and Technical architects.


  • Attend project planning, retrospective review and other related meetings and provide architectural guidance.
  • Coordinate collaborations to align on design decisions.
  • Work with ITM, Segment Architects,  Competence Centre, Delivery Vertical Leads during project initiation to understand the business needs and agree with the functional and non-functional requirements.
  • Review and understand the Project Information and Risk Assessment document and business case with the Segment Architect and the PM to determine the required level of Architecture input and support.
  • Embed ‘Security by Design’ and ‘Privacy by Design’ to the solution
  • Evaluate proposed Subsurface Data Universe solutions to ensure alignment with Wells Digital Strategy.


  • BA/BS or higher degree in Computer Science or related areas


  • At least 10 years of solution architecture and application design in the related business domain
  • Developer experience is preferred
  • Experience with AWS, Azure or Google Cloud hosting technology is required
  • Experience with API technology is required
  • Experience with SQL and/or NoSQL databases is required
  • Experience with container technology such as Kubernetes and Docker is preferred
  • Experience with Single Page Application and client-side applications (HTML 5 and JavaScript) is preferred
  • Experience with data platforms is preferred

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.