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Sr Expert IT Solution Architect - IT North America

Sr Expert IT Solution Architect - IT North America

Position Summary

The Solution Architect is accountable for proactively and holistically supporting EA activities within the Product Groups and Platforms that fit within the overall Enterprise Architecture and meet the product group strategy. Solutions Architects provides the necessary leadership, analysis and design tasks related to the development of a product or a set of products within a product group. S/He works closely with DevOps / development teams and suppliers to secure that the value planned will be delivered in the most optimal way according to the product strategy and the overall value for money objectives linked to the IT strategy.
The Solution Architect is also accountable for supervising the design as well as the integration execution within the scope of their product / product group / platform, collaborating with the integration platform team. S/He owns solution architecture specification.

A day in the life of...

  • Strategy development - under the supervision and guidance of her/his primary Community of Practice Lead and Head of Enterprise Architect, Head of Stream/Head of Platforms based in Switzerland
  • Manages and develops the architecture for a broader scope of products / platforms, working closely with application architects that manage and design architecture for a single product or product group
  • Delivers the architectural design for products or product groups and inputs to the roadmap by utilizing knowledge of defined reference architectures, technology trends, and implementation experience in order to translate a business need into a solution blueprint that represents an end-to-end technical solution
  •  Facilitates the evaluation and selection of software product standards and services, as well as the design of standard and custom software configurations
  • Defines the guidelines, standards and solution patterns to ensure product-based decisions are aligned with the enterprise's future-state architecture vision

What will make you successful

  • Being able to keep direct communication with main stakeholders, capturing the needs and requirements on the long term, Anticipating and building an IT roadmap that integrates the solutions to address the business needs on time meeting the expected quality.
  • Leadership skills to drive teams thru aggressive and specific targets, with a multicultural experience, adapting attitude and seniority based on the targeted audience, considering communication skills is a must to talk with senior management audiences.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding a minimum of 3 of the following technologies being able to fast learn a 4th technology.
    • Enterprise Storage (HPe Alletra, Nimble, Primera)
    • Data protection (Spectrum Protect, NetBackup, Veeam)
    • Virtualization / Containers (Tanzu, OpenShift)
    • Operating systems (Linux y Windows)
    • Cloud (Azure, GCP)

Position Summary

The Solution Architect is accountable for proactively and holistically supporting EA activities within the Product Groups and Platforms that fit within the overall Enterprise Architecture and meet the product group strategy. Solutions Architects provides the necessary leadership, analysis and design tasks related to the development of a product or a set of products within a product group. S/He works closely with DevOps / development teams and suppliers to secure that the value planned will be delivered in the most optimal way according to the product strategy and the overall value for money objectives linked to the IT strategy.
The Solution Architect is also accountable for supervising the design as well as the integration execution within the scope of their product / product group / platform, collaborating with the integration platform team. S/He owns solution architecture specification.

A day in the life of...

  • Strategy development - under the supervision and guidance of her/his primary Community of Practice Lead and Head of Enterprise Architect, Head of Stream/Head of Platforms based in Switzerland
  • Manages and develops the architecture for a broader scope of products / platforms, working closely with application architects that manage and design architecture for a single product or product group
  • Delivers the architectural design for products or product groups and inputs to the roadmap by utilizing knowledge of defined reference architectures, technology trends, and implementation experience in order to translate a business need into a solution blueprint that represents an end-to-end technical solution
  •  Facilitates the evaluation and selection of software product standards and services, as well as the design of standard and custom software configurations
  • Defines the guidelines, standards and solution patterns to ensure product-based decisions are aligned with the enterprise's future-state architecture vision

What will make you successful

  • Being able to keep direct communication with main stakeholders, capturing the needs and requirements on the long term, Anticipating and building an IT roadmap that integrates the solutions to address the business needs on time meeting the expected quality.
  • Leadership skills to drive teams thru aggressive and specific targets, with a multicultural experience, adapting attitude and seniority based on the targeted audience, considering communication skills is a must to talk with senior management audiences.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding a minimum of 3 of the following technologies being able to fast learn a 4th technology.
    • Enterprise Storage (HPe Alletra, Nimble, Primera)
    • Data protection (Spectrum Protect, NetBackup, Veeam)
    • Virtualization / Containers (Tanzu, OpenShift)
    • Operating systems (Linux y Windows)
    • Cloud (Azure, GCP)

Ciudad de Mexico, MX, 11520

Ciudad de Mexico, MX, 11520

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