Our Client: Is a leading health network in the region and includes several hospitals, close to 2000 physicians and over 40 health centers and clinics. They are also an internationally recognized training and research center engaged in thousands of clinical trials and studies.
You Are: A Solutions Architect looking for a collaborative position that requires a strong understanding of solution design, business and financial benefits of technology and business owner interaction. You will Interact with the engineering, project management and business owner teams by providing experience, industry perspective and expert-level knowledge to build and deliver solutions to the customer.
Proven ability to properly communicate at different levels of the organization from an engineer to c-level executives
Motivate the organization to provide consistent, high quality technical support
Conduct periodic operations reviews with the management team to maintain a focus and cadence on excellence
Ability to function effectively under pressure in environments of rapid change and conflicting demands and crisis management.
Strong leadership skills and demonstrates creative problem-solving skills.
Excellent communication skills; ability to communicate complex, technical concepts to executive staff, business sponsors and technical resources in clear concise language that is the parlance of each group.
Hands on experience with various infrastructure tools and technologies
Experience with strategic activities like writing proposals, writing SOWs, presenting to clients, running solution/requirements POCs is a plus
Experience estimating projects is a must (time, cost, effort, number of resources)
Exposure and experience with cloud strategies and involvement in cloud migrations to AWS, Azure or Google
Strong solutions architecture experience is a must
Experience gathering requirements and translating into a technical solution
Demonstrates strong quantitative, analytical and conceptual thinking skills.
Ability to depict technical information conceptually, logically and physically.
Understands and can communicate the value of Agile, testing and Enterprise Architecture
Have proven project experience with architecting and delivering solutions that reduced complexity and delivered value to organization
Ability to work comfortably in varying levels of abstraction across business strategy, product strategy, high level technical design, detailed technical design and implementation
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer or Information Science or Ten years relevant technical experience in Solutions Architecture.
Strong understanding of Internet/IP related technologies including, but not limited to, routing, switching and sub-netting
Understanding of core ISP technologies such as DNS, SMTP, HTTP/S and WAN
Knowledge of Fiber channel/iSCSI/SAS storage arrays
Understanding of concepts such as RAID
Virtualization technologies with a focus on administration AND design and architecture
Network Security, Backup and backup related technology experience
Experience with Disaster Recovery technologies and Disaster Recovery testing and planning
Experience with Firewall solutions, load balancing and high availability technologies
An understanding of database technologies
Familiarity or experience with several of the following products would be beneficial: VMware ESXi, MicroSoft Hyper-V, Linux, Windows, Juniper, Dell, EqualLogic, Compellant, Zerto, Citrix and CommVault
Must have a EA framework Certification (TOGAF, EA3 , Zackman etc).