Manager, Enterprise Architecture

What Enterprise Architecture contributes to Cardinal Health

Enterprise Architecture is responsible for defining the architectural models, governance, and transition initiatives needed to effectively coordinate stakeholders toward a common goal. Enterprise Architecture has responsibility for all of the architecture domains including business, application, information, technology, and security architecture.

  • Demonstrates deep competence in one or more domains of enterprise architecture such as business, application, information, technology and security architecture.
  • Effectively communicates and influences others towards moving to future state architectures.
  • Produces IT strategies and roadmaps in their architecture domains based on business strategy, business and IT trends, and current and future architectures.
  • Evaluates and obtains alignment on technology standards, patterns, and reference architecture.
  • Builds solution architectures that align requirements, reference architectures design patterns and technology standards to achieve solution agility and speed to implementation.
  • Ensures project adherence during solution build and implementation.


  • Bachelors Degree in related field or equivalent work experience
  • 8+ years experience in related field preferred

What is expected of you and others at this level

  • Manages department operations and supervises professional employees, frontline supervisors and/or business support staff
  • Participates in the development of policies and procedures to achieve specific goals
  • Ensures employees operate within guidelines
  • Decisions have a short term impact on work processes, outcomes, and customers
  • Interacts with subordinates, peer customers and suppliers at various management levels may interact with senior management
  • Interactions normally involves resolution of issues related to operations and/or projects
  • Gains consensus from various parties involved

"Houston Metro Area"