Ref ID: 00340-0011983635
Classification: Applications Architect
Our Fortune 500 East Bay Client is seeking a Senior Solutions Architect who will provide infrastructure architectural / solution support to project-based efforts for relevant technical areas, with the ultimate goals of increasing effectiveness, efficiency, and the success rate for these activities. Will design high-level enterprise systems solutions to address business needs using infrastructure system standards (servers, storage, networking, monitoring). Work with the business to understand requirements. Drive infrastructure design using the standards. Manage infrastructure deliverables to vertical/business. Investigates new technologies for potential roadmaps for the business/vertical and ultimately RH, in conjunction with the engineering teams. Work with the engineering teams to deliver new capabilities which could be leveraged by the business. Develop processes, standards, policies, and workflows to better document delivery methods and continually improve system delivery efficiencies.
Specific responsibilities will include:
Engage with project managers and project sponsors in the business to understand, clarify, and document the objectives and success factors for technical solutions that support business based project initiatives.
Leverage existing technical standards to design solutions for projects. Provide ownership of those designs for the lifespan of projects.
Assess future technologies and collaborate with the engineering teams to offer capabilities which can be utilized by the verticals.
Work with technical discipline owners and experts to maintain a clear understanding and awareness of current technical standards and direction; and to provide feedback on standards based on project experiences.
Design solution architecture artifacts and policies to improve predictability and efficiency of the solution architecture infrastructure solution delivery process.
Work with SA 1 to provide proper, thorough, and complete documentation that allows for the provisioning of new infrastructure related to projects and\or vertical-supporting systems.