Senior Solution Architect Job Description Sample

Following is a sample job description template for the position of Senior Solution Architect:

Company: _____________________

Job Title: Senior Solution Architect

Location of the Job: McLean, VA

Job Type: Full Time Employee

Senior Solution Architect Job Description:

We are looking for people who have experience with multiple technologies such as networking, storage and virtualization who have designed and/or implemented multiple virtual solutions for clients/customers.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and present regular project status report for internal and external stakeholders
  • Act as a prime point of contact with the customer for all technical issues during the all post- sales phases including field integration and customer acceptance
  • Interface with external third party vendors and internal cross functional teams (engineering and R&D) to ensure on-time delivery of technical solutions, and compliance for product specifications and accuracy as per RFP response
  • Lead on-site troubleshooting efforts, and work with engineering and development teams for a quick resolution
  • Support project/program management for project planning, scheduling, technical risk assessment and mitigation
  • Develop end-to-end location systems solution for deployments
  • Responsible for technical aspects of end-to-end solutions delivery, deployment, system integration, and customer acceptance of the project

Position Requirements:

  • Candidate may travel (up to 75%) to work directly with clients as necessary.
  • Active Security Clearance preferred (Secret, Top Secret, TS/SCI)
  • Experience with SMLC, GMLC, Probes, and Lb, Ls, Iupc interfaces is highly desired
  • Minimum of 7 years experience working for a GSM or UMTS carrier and/or Wireless infrastructure vendors
  • Experience with Federal/Defense/Intel agencies required or large IT environments
  • Microsoft Active Directory/Exchange/SharePoint experience/certification a plus.
  • User level Experience with Unix, MATLAB desired
  • Hands-on work experience with radio and core network nodes (BSC, MSC, HLR) of various vendors and interoperability with understanding of end-to-end call flow
  • Very good understanding of various wireless standards such as GSM and UMTS at both radio and network interfaces, network, architecture and protocols
  • Minimum of 10 years of combined experience in system integration, network deployment and some exposure to RF engineering

Salary: $290,000 – $490,000

Contact Information:

[Contact Person]

Phone: ______________________

Fax: ________________________

E-mail: ______________________