Solution Architect at Genesis Technology Services Limited, UK, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • United Kingdom
  • May 11, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

We are need a great Solution Architect (SA) to be the Design Authority for the end to end technical and service solution for deals within an aligned customer. The role will be responsible for working with sales and directly with customers in order to design, cost, and document the solution to be offered to customers.

The SA will respond to requests for new technology or technology-derived solutions from the customer, but will also be accountable for pro-actively creating new opportunities to deploy solutions within the customer's environment.

The SA will work closely with the Account Customer Solution Authority (CSA) and other members of the team, including: the technical community, Projects & Programmes, Service and Commercial managers, to ensure that the solution deployed is fit for purpose and can be readily deployed.

Must have technical / professional qualifications:

  • IP Networking (WAN & LAN)
  • Unified Comms including IPT, Contact
  • Centres, IM, Email and Video
  • Conferencing
  • Security solutions
  • Mobility and Mobile Data Services
  • Experience with IT Managed Services desired, preferably with ITIL, eTOM or TOGAF experience
  • 5+ years experience in dealing with large corporate customers in a solution design or consultancy role
  • International experience desirable (working internationally and/or working with global solutions) engineers when delivering solutions.

Key accountabilities and decision ownership:

  • Capture and interpret customer requirements, and design complex and custom solutions to meet customer requirements.
  • Build accurate scalable cost models and provide input into pricing strategy
  • Identify and document any risks to the solution
  • Document solution in RFP responses, proposals and Statement of Works/High Level Designs.
  • Ensure solutions are deliverable in timeframes committed and have passed all appropriate solution governance. Solutions should be scalable, repeatable, and utilizing existing standard services as much as possible.

This is a work from home role for a minimum of 3 months with the high possibility of extension. If this sounds like something you could do and could be interested in please get in touch.