Solutions Architect in Chicago, IL

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Liferay, Inc   •  

Chicago, IL 60601

Industry: Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 51 days ago

Job Responsibilities:

  • Own the technical engagement and ultimate success around specific implementation projects
  • Define implementation architectures, developing deep expertise in Liferay Cloud technologies as well as broad know-how around how applications and services are constructed using our platform
  • Be a subject matter expert on areas as they relate to customer applications and services (e.g. Containers, Kubernetes, Security, Disaster Recovery, etc.).
  • Partner with the sales team, formulate and execute a sales strategy to exceed revenue objectives through the adoption of Liferay Cloud solutions
  • Educate customers of all sizes on the value proposition of Liferay DXP Cloud and participate in deep architectural discussions to ensure solutions are designed for successful deployments
  • Conduct training sessions to transfer knowledge to customers considering or already using Liferay DXP Cloud
  • Build deep relationships with senior technical individuals within customers to enable them to be Liferay Cloud advocates

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years design/implementation/consulting experience with distributed applications
  • 3+ years of experience in infrastructure architecture, database architecture and networking
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly
  • Excellent communication skills with an ability to confidently lead technical discussions
  • Strong written communication skills
  • Experience presenting to both large and small audiences (Executives, IT Management, and developers)
  • Experience communicating across internal and external organizations
  • Technical degree required: Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Liferay technologies such as DXP, DXP Cloud, Commerce, Analytics Cloud and Portal.
  • Working knowledge of software development tools and methodologies
  • Experience migrating or transforming legacy customer solutions to the cloud
  • Industry expert in at least one particular domain, vertical or platform: DevOps, Serverless computing, etc
  • An advanced degree in computer science, MIS, engineering or related discipline.

Valid Through: 2019-10-18