Solution Architect

Employment Type:Permanent
Job Location:Switzerland
Job Function:

  • Lead end to end RFI/RFP or pre-sales activities
  • Working closely with the client to understand their current business/Technical situation, challenges and their future requirements.
  • Business, Technical analysis, designing future organization fit for client as well as our client's requirements
  • Design sourcing strategy, operating model, business/technical processes for our clients to setup multi location delivery organizations
  • Act as a single point of contact for the clients delivery centers to enable smooth solution shaping and delivery handover
  • Using prior personal work experience with our client's methodology, processes and tools to design an optimal solution for the client
  • Creative problem-solving skills, and the ability to work with and inspire others
  • Working with our client's internal organization to ensure process compliance and business development targets
  • Estimation, Costing and pricing

Job Requirement:

  • Relevant Degree
  • Several years of (5+) professional experience as a solution architect or in a comparable role, including in application outsourcing and offshoring/nearshoring of IT units
  • Experience in working with Sourcing consultants and advisors
  • Good understanding of technologies, new trends and different methodologies
  • Proven Experience/exposure in Application Development, Maintenance, Project Management, Presales and Service management. Program Management experience or Technical/Business Architect experience will be advantage.
  • The ability to develop, present and implement System Integration, Application outsourcing solutions from a technical and commercial point of view
  • Proficiency in at least couple of technologies and industries
  • High flexibility, interest to learn, risk taking, adaptive and people skills
  • Understanding of Estimation, costing, pricing functions and ability to build commercial/financials models
  • Fluent in English, German (advantage)