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Senior Solutions Architect

We are looking for a driven senior solutions architect to assist clients by improving their computer software systems.
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Senior Solutions Architect
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Senior Solutions Architect

About the role:

We are looking for a driven senior solutions architect to assist clients by improving their computer software systems. In this role, your responsibilities will include working with a development team to deliver quality products and services. You should be able to handle pre-sales support and provide solutions to enhance your customers’ businesses.

To be successful as a senior solutions architect, you should listen to customers’ feedback and implement strategies to finalize projects. A top-notch senior solutions architect should understand how all parts of the business model work together in order to design a solution that best fits the environment.

What will you be doing?

  • Identifying gaps or problems in clients’ computer systems.
  • Understanding the way in which different parts of the business model work together, including operating systems and application architectures.
  • Establishing the client’s business strategy and technical needs.
  • Developing IT solutions to meet those needs.
  • Determining the cost implications of various solution options.
  • Developing plans to show how options will work and discussing these with the client in an understandable way.
  • Working on the changeover from an existing system to a new one and ensuring that the improved version works with existing systems.
  • Making sure that the new solution meets industry regulation specifications.
  • Giving technical advice to clients and maintaining ongoing relationships with them.
  • Providing customer feedback in a timely manner to the production department to ensure that product development or modification meets the clients’ needs.

Skills and Experience:

  • A bachelor's or master’s degree in computer science, IT, software engineering, or computer science.
  • A minimum of 6 years' experience with network administration in hardware and software.
  • Extensive knowledge of computer systems, operating systems, system security, database management, and web platforms.
  • Above-average understanding of business operations.
  • Awareness of and the ability to use a wide variety of software solutions.
  • Project management and teamwork skills.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to explain technical information in layman's terms.
  • The ability to provide superb customer service and to be positive.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to multi-task.

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