The Solutions Architect will develop and articulate solutions based on a customer's strategic business or technical requirements ascertained from working with multiple business units across the customer's organization.
Other responsibilities include;
Provide subject matter expertise and recommendations for Cloud computing technologies and architectural patterns as well as maintain responsibility for the design of a customer solution.
Provide technical and business consultative leadership throughout the technical life cycle of cloud solutions.
Will be involved from pre-sales solution formulation through system deployment; including bid preparation and customer interface resulting in cloud solutions architecture proposals.
Prepare the technical solutions architectural and implementation design documents.
Work closely with Project Managers to define project deliverable and schedules.
Help to identify and leverage resources in order to satisfy the technical needs and objectives of the implementation.
Assess solutions for their commercial merits and provide appropriate recommendations.
Maintain awareness of existing or potential customer software/hardware situations and proactively alert the project management, engineering, and customer facing groups of potential problems based upon strong working knowledge of cloud solutions including software/hardware compatibility within the customer's environment.
The Solutions Architect will stay current on technical specifications for cloud hardware/software requirements of industry products through professional associations, trade journals, networking, and associated training and seminars.
Qualifications, Skills & Competencies
At least eight (8) years industry experience
At least two (3) years’ experience in a Cloud Solutions Architect role.
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Information Communication Technology or Engineering