Solutions Architect


Princeton, NJ

Industry: Software


8 - 10 years

Posted 329 days ago

  by    Pat O'Connor

This job is no longer available.

We are an executive search firm who has been hired to identify a Solutions Architect.

Solutions Architect Responsibilities:

        Leverage extensive knowledge of systems, process flows and procedures to aid analyses and recommendations for solution offerings;

        Practical experience in understanding complex client requirements and process mapping to design flexible and scalable solutions. Lead systems implementations and detailed functional/technical system design;

        Manage SDLC implementation with large cross-functional global teams. Mentor and develop junior team members;

        Facilitate project execution by providing support in project-level issue resolution and scope management. Ensure quality of all project deliverables;

        Collaborate with other team members (involved in the requirements gathering, testing, roll-out and operations phases) to ensure seamless transitions.

Solutions Architect Qualifications:

        Bachelor's/Master's degree with specialization in Computer Science, MIS, IT or other computer related disciplines;

        7-10 years of relevant consulting-industry experience working on medium-large scale technology solution delivery engagements;

        Minimum 5 years of experience leading delivery of one or multiple projects;

        Extensive experience working with front-end user reporting (e.g.: MSTR, Business Object, Cognos), back-end database management (e.g.: Oracle, Teradata) and/or ETL interfacing (e.g.: Informatica, SSIS) technologies.

        Experience with MDM

Solutions Architect Additional skills:

        Strong client presence.

        Ability to communicate verbally and in writing technical concepts to all audiences;

        Ability to manage a virtual global team environment that contributes to the overall timely delivery of multiple projects;

        Knowledge of current data modeling, and data warehouse concepts, issues, practices, methodologies, and trends in the Business Intelligence domain;

        Experience with analyzing and troubleshooting the interaction between databases, operating systems, and applications;

        BI solution design and implementation experience using technologies like Microstrategy, QlikView, Cognos, Oracle, Informatica, SSIS etc.;

        Experience in data warehousing, architectural design, dimensional modeling (Star schema), ETL and data migration;

        Help with the selling process including writing proposals and giving product demos;

        Significant supervisory, coaching and hands-on project management skills;

        Willingness to travel to other global offices as needed to work with a client or other internal project teams.

 If you meet all the qualifications for the Solutions Architect position, we want to hear from you!

$100K - $160K