Solutions Architect in Chicago, IL

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Mesosphere   •  

Chicago, IL 60601

Industry: Enterprise Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 53 days ago

Job Description:

Solutions Architects work as members of our Professional Services Team and engage with existing and prospective customers. As our next Solutions Architect, you will visit our client locations for short term engagements ranging from product setup, configuration, and troubleshooting to delivering technical training workshops. We are seeking exceptional individuals with strong client consulting experience.

Technical Knowledge

  • Container technologies (Docker, Rocket etc.)
  • Big data systems (Cassandra, Spark, HBase etc.)
  • Messaging queues (e.g. Kafka, 0MQ, RabbitMQ)
  • Distributed file systems (e.g. HDFS)
  • One or more of Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL
  • System administration (major Linux distributions)
  • Network architecture (routing, load balancing, firewalls, VLANs)
  • Virtualization (VMWare, XEN, KVM)
  • PAAS technologies (OpenShift, Cloud Foundry etc.)
  • Public cloud administration (AWS, Azure, GCE)

You will be successful in this role if you

  • Are willing to travel to customer sites up to 50% of your time
  • Can quickly learn new technologies (Mesos, DC/OS etc.)
  • Have a consulting background and are comfortable working directly with customers
  • Have experience gathering and understanding customer business requirements
  • Have good presentations skills in front of a senior technical audience
  • Have exceptional teaching skills
  • Consistently deliver to project deadlines


  • BA/BS in Computer Science (or equivalent work experience)
  • 5+ years in a professional services/consulting role

Valid Through: 2019-10-18