CPIT – Systems Architect
An IT Systems Architect designs or architects IT solutions to address business requirements. Similar to the Architect in the building industry, IT Systems Architect will focus on the overall structure of a system, identifying major components and their relationships.
One level of Certification, Certified Professional IT (Systems Architect) – CPIT(SA), is provided.
Applicant must satisfy the General Eligibility Requirements of CPIT, and the following specific specialization requirements:
|CPIT Credential||Academic Qualifications||IT Experience related to Systems Architecture|
|CPIT(SA)||Degree holder||Minimum Eight years with at least two projects of high system complexity|
|Non-degree holder||Minimum Twelve years with at least two projects of high system complexity|
Each CITP(SA) is required to demonstrate sufficient level of competencies in at least 3 of the 8 knowledge areas required for IT Systems Architect:
- Architecture Framework and Vision
- Business Architecture
- Data Architecture
- Technology Architecture
- Network Architecture
- Integration Architecture
- Software Architecture
- Embedded Systems Architecture