Please do let me know if you have anyone for the position below. We need a BO (Business Objects) architect people who know the full platform stack and can talk/write about where to use what and why. Duration: 12 weeks Location: (WI). This will include supporting and assisting our client with: a. Establishing project management and communications processes, including: * Project management and plan * Confirmation and alignment with the Steering Committee * Define participants and content to support key project activities * Discovering the current state: * Compile current state business strategy, goals, and key metrics * Hold interviews with stakeholders and subject matter experts. * Review client's current production environment in relation to SAS and Business Objects * Determine the long term viability of the existing applications and their potential fit into the business intelligence strategy. b. Defining the future state of client's business intelligence tools, their capabilities and production environment changes that would support that strategy, as well as specific strategies related to the appropriate use of features within the SAS and Business Objects platforms. * Define the future state business mission/vision, objectives and capabilities * Gap analysis between current state and envisioned future state * Identify the architectural options for delivering the future state solution * Identify the solution capability prioritization method and selection criteria * Refining the approach to deliver the future state of American client's business intelligence environment. * Develop a refined set of initiatives to deliver the future state * Determine the solution roadmap to deliver the future-state * Get agreement on the high level solution architecture to support the future state * Determine the high level data conversion scope and strategy * High Level Requirements c. Developing an order of magnitude estimate of the effort to complete the design, construction, and testing of future state business intelligence environment. d. Developing materials describing: * Project Plan: Activities and timeline for this engagement * Current State Assessment: High-level documentation of current state how client currently uses Business Objects and SAS * Business Objects and SAS Position Papers: Reporting position paper when and how Business Objects and SAS should be leveraged within client's environment * Business Objects and SAS Proofs of Concept: will be developed and tested in a time-boxed duration of six (6) weeks which demonstrate the feasibility of the recommended approach. * Future State BI Blueprint: High level business intelligence architecture, comprised of the following views: 1. Service Context 2. Functional 3. Application 4. Information 5. Integration 6. Infrastructure Requirements: Initial software and hardware material specifications needed to implement the environments to support the delivery and deployment of the overall future state business intelligence solution. The Disaster Recovery Environment is out of scope for this engagement. Furthermore, cost for procuring the hardware and software and implementing these environments (the Bill of Materials) is out of scope. ii. Implementation Estimates, for the overall program and the next phase, including: 1. Estimated Duration 2. Estimated Effort Size/Hours 3. Estimated Cost Range Best Regards, Jonathan Deepak Sr Recruiter | Deegit Inc 1111 Plaza Drive, Suite 370 | Schaumburg, IL 60173 Ph: 847 874 7081 - Ext: 330 Fax: 847.330.1987 e-Fax: 847.416.4898 jonat...@deegit.com | www.deegit.com YIM: jonathan_deepak Googletalk: jonathandeepakg <http://www.linkedin.com/in/gudime> View Jonathan Gudime(Open Networker)'s profile on LinkedIn http://branchout.com/Jonathan.Deepak "Leadership should be more participative than directive, more enabling than performing" "GSA Approved - GS-35F-0405V" "Certified Minority Business Enterprise (MBE)" "Winner - Deloitte Technology Fast 500 for 2008" "Winner - Inc. 5000 fastest growing firm for 2008" "Winner - Inc. 5000 fastest growing firm for 2009" The information transmitted is intended only for the person or entity to which it is addressed and may contain confidential and/or privileged material. Any review, retransmission, dissemination or other use of, or taking of any action in reliance upon, this information by persons or entities other than the intended recipient is prohibited. If you received this in error, please contact the sender and delete the material from any computer. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "IT Auditor Resumes" group. To post to this group, send email to itresu...@googlegroups.com. To unsubscribe from this group, send email to itresumes+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/itresumes?hl=en.