IT Solutions Architect in Addison, TX at Solis

Date Posted: 8/12/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The IT Solutions Architect role is crafted for someone who shares our passion for innovation and agility to lead infrastructure designs that are scalable, flexible, and resilient. The ideal person for this position will be detail oriented, possess a strong work ethic, and love a challenge. This role ensures the planning, selection, build, and maintenance of high-quality technology solutions that meet defined and emerging business capability needs in a cost-effective way. This is an excellent fit for a talented, innovative, and creative expert who thrives in a fast-paced environment and has a passion for new technology and high-performance systems. You will be responsible for improving operational capability and technology service delivery while expanding your skillset into the application architecture space.

This role will also provide technology leadership in developing the future state solutions in an evolving environment that can accommodate new technologies and explore and exploit innovative initiatives that support the Solis mission.



Solution Design

  • Improve integration of infrastructure technology stack including networking, storage, compute, and guest OS layers.  
  • Design and implement new technology processes and procedures for optimal capabilities.  
  • Deploy, Document, and Automate the implementation of technologies and platforms supporting a complex corporate data infrastructure 
  • Function as a player-coach for a team of talented infrastructure professionals
  • Investigate, facilitate, and implement improvements for monitoring and system health, as well as troubleshoot existing storage infrastructure and data center hardware deployments  
  • Ensure high availability of enterprise voice and data platforms that support internal employee business functions and external customer contact 
  • Establish and maintain an IT multi-year strategy with a focus on continuous improvement. Create and maintain solutions architecture artifacts and other strategy and system documentation.


  • Provide hands-on leadership to team by implementing solutions, communicating vision, strategies, and objectives
  • Assist in the planning, preparation, development and successful execution of departmental budgets.
  • Augment the ability to manage a matrixed team of IT resources across internal IT groups and vendors.

 Research and Analysis

  • Must be experienced in developing strategic plans for deployment of infrastructure, Processing, Storage, Networking, system architecture, cloud services, and systems upgrades. 

Other Duties

  • Represent the organization in front of other professional organizations in the area of IT infrastructure.
  • Other duties as assigned


Job Requirements

• Demonstrated competency in strategic thinking and leadership with strong abilities in relationship management amongst peers, team members, and within all levels of the organization.
• A proven ability to lead by motivating, inspiring, and supporting team, leaders and management to successfully achieve their divisional and departmental objectives.
• Thorough knowledge of general principles of budget, ITIL, project management, and IT.
• Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.