The Application Integration (AI) Architect’s role is to plan, coordinate, architect, and supervise all activities related to the integration of software programs, applications, and third-party solutions as required to meet the business requirements of the organization. This individual is also responsible for developing and maintaining an application integration architecture blueprint for the organization, overseeing testing of the interoperability of application modules including:

  • Those under development by in-house software development teams.
  • Commercial off-the-shelf software deployed in the organization.
  • External third parties as necessary.

Proven communication skills, problem-solving skills, and knowledge of integration best practices are critical to successful performance in this role.

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    Kate McDonald | 03-07-2014

    I am titled an Enterprise Information Architect . I have a colleague who is the Enterprise Technology Architect. I see the IT Architect under Network Management but that is really not my realm. So I selected this job title as being the closest to my mandata.

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      Info-Tech Research Group | 03-12-2014

      Thank you for your comment Kate. The term IT Architect is used broadly. Your interpretation is very close, and you can likely use some of the responsibilities in the integration role for your information work. However, you may be more suited to Job Descriptions related to our content and document management taxonomy node:
      The Enterprise Data Architect may also be a suitable Job Description, or have elements of your job in it:


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