Jive Architect

  • Cupertino, CA
  • Full-time

Company Description


Job Description

ECM Community Architect  - Job Description

Title Tier:

Tier 1


Total 10+ years of experience with a minimum of 5 years of Jive applications experience

Position Description:

The role requires both broad and deep technology knowledge and the ability to architect Jive solutions by mapping common customer business problems to end-to-end technology solutions. Demonstrated ability to engage in senior level technology decision maker discussions related to agility, business value and architecture is a must have.


  • Develop project technology strategy by understanding key client objectives; diagnosing and mapping client requirements; articulating solution risks and barriers; recommending project approaches; preparing time and cost estimates; planning full project life cycle
  • Lead and facilitate information gathering sessions to validate business cases, gather and document business and functional objectives
  • Implement Jive applications architecture by building components and custom designs; prototyping; maintaining technical integrity and consistency; documenting system
  • Manage customer relationship by communicating architecture standards and frameworks; answering questions; resolving concerns and issues
  • Proficiency in architecting and designing solutions using Jive SBS product suites and review the detailed designs
  • Recommend best of breed customer solutions, based upon existing products and/or custom work
  • Ability to advise on implementation strategy, performance, tools, caching, operations, release, deployment to the customers
  • Experience in integrating third-party systems as part of overall architecture is a plus
  • Experience in handling the pre-sales pursuits, Demos and POCs for potential new clients
  • Architect, design reusable assets and solutions
  • Hands-on knowledge in tuning and configuring any of the Jive applications

Required Skills/


  • 10+ years experience in IT
  • 5+ years of experience working with ECM Technologies that incorporate Jive applications including Jive SBS, Engage Platform & Integration with SharePoint, Office etc.,
  • 2+ years of experience in analytics for communities. Experience in specific products such as Radian6, HootSuite etc. a plus
  • 5+ years in application architecture/enterprise architecture, design, systems integration and development, package implementation
  • Proven leadership and managerial skills to independently manage teams, during multiple phases of the project lifecycle
  • Strong skills to effectively interface with client executives
  • Good business analysis/redesign skills with architecture and implementation experience
  • Requirements analysis, conceptual, logical and detailed design skills
  • Configuration planning, On premise and Hosted Solution
  • Project management with complex projects and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Knowledge of Web architectures including portals, application servers, security, Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and .Net technologies is a plus
  • Knowledge of relational database technologies and data access patterns and frameworks is a plus
  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems or related field

Other Skills (desired):


  • Demonstrated consulting skills, including client relationships and team facilitation
  • Well-developed organizational and interpersonal communications skills
  • General understanding of the business environment, models and motivations
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, such as meeting facilitation, presentation and documentation
  • Have strong collaboration and influencing skills
  • Project management experience is a plus
  • Consulting experience with a large multi-national is a plus
  • Work experience in the Media & Publishing industries is a plus.


  • Ability to apply for a visa – no prior visa rejections.
  • International travel to client location for short/long term as needed.




BS in Computer Science

Additional Information


For more details you can call me @ 408 789 7077 or email yusuf@mariyasys.com