Job Description : Job Description
Solution Architect is responsible for technical design & configuration for offering deployment and preparation of the operations team.
Own the creation of the required architecture documents such as Logical Technology Models (LTMs) and Physical Technology Models (PTMs).
Be the integration point into the Offering Build team to ensure all offerings are operationally ready.
Architect custom solutions of project and program or operational scope.
Collaborates with the project manager to develop detailed project plans and work breakdown structures for medium to large business unit level projects.
Ability to lead the architectural design, development, deployment, and technical quality of large enterprise or global solutions that span multiple technologies and disciplines.
Work with customer on defining architecture standards and strategies. Identify and address architectural challenges.
Work with Customers and understand their business requirements, identify the project’s functional and non-functional requirements.
Manage internal reviews and contribute to Solution Opportunity Approval and Review process for large, complex engagements.
Be able to provide architectural direction for multiple medium sized projects concurrently. For larger engagements, a single active project is reasonable.
Develop architecture that meets the customer’s business needs and create architectural deliverables.
Perform technology trend analysis and understand the technology trends of the customer and the market
Key Skills, Abilities, or Requirements :
Degree in Information Technology or a related discipline.
Minimum 7 years' experience as an Architect or Operations Engineer in core areas at both solution and delivery.
Proven experience of Storage Architecture & Provisioning
Primary Experience in ALL Storage and Backup technologies.
Proven experience of Compute (Servers, OS, Virtualization) & Storage (e.g. SAN, Backup / Recovery)
Demonstrate ability in Diagnostic tools & utilities.
Demonstrate ability in Documentation (Run sheets, knowledge base etc.)
Demonstrate understanding in Storage and backup solutions.
Current Industry Certifications such as HPE, IBM, EMC, NetApp, AWS, HDS & TOGAF, Azure, GCP.
Ability to understand the customer's business problem, need, or opportunity and to design an IS solution that appropriately addresses the business problem, need, or opportunity.
Familiar with multiple architectural, development and operational methodologies (eg., Togaf, Zachman) technologies
prepare the requirements matrix and define the scope of the project
Provide High Level and low-level design documents
Provide technical guidance / directions for and take ownership of all relevant projects within the program.
Act as lead technical advisor for architecture, integration, compatibility, and customization, including design development and solution implementation.
Migration Experience (Data Center / Storage / Host / Application)
Builds and maintains a deep understanding of DXC and partner offerings
Able to design and present high-impact messages to customer's senior level management.
Able to use a wide variety of presentation tools to persuasively communicate complex messages to multiple audience levels, including senior level management.
Ability to use prepared and create complete original materials to communicate with the customer. Communicates a mix of Strategic information and Tactical information.