Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Archiving Solutions Architect

ILM opportunities

Niche Talent Finders with Headquarters in Dallas, connects highly experienced IT professionals

both domestically and internationally with top companies across multiple disciplines and

industries.  NTF specializes in ERP implementations, data storage, ECM, leading edge

Web Development technologies and tools, Portal development, Healthcare Technology and

Microsofts Stack of Technologies.

Job Description

 Core Responsibilities:

■Must Understand Current State Technology Landscape for Information Management and

Archiving – Lead due diligence and interviews with IT infrastructure, messaging, content

management and DBAs to gain understanding of clients current state and technologies

■Consulting experience with Systems Integration firm, Big 4, SAP, Oracle, etc..big plus.

■Educate IT Stakeholders, socialize solutions and gatekeepers on architecture – Communicate

the solution elements and how they work together to enable disposal and drive the financial

outcomes of the ILG program; ensure understanding of solution architecture and its benefits

■Conduct Gap Analysis and Define Future State – Create a solution architecture specific to

client based on their current IT architecture to achieve the business case objectives for cost and

risk reduction

■Participate in Sizing and Delivery Requirements – Assist both the delivery team and determine

client estimate software, hardware, and service delivery requirements for engagement

■Define and describe the architecture for archiving and optimizing data and information across

files, SharePoint, messaging, and application data required to achieve the target cost and risk

reduction benefits and commensurate with the client’s existing architecture

■Working as a part of the solution architect team, assist the client IT organization to understand

in detail how each ILG solution component works independently and together

■Provides client the understanding required to be comfortable implementing the solution

components in their specific environment. This will be accomplished through the sales

engagement on the client site over the course of 2 to 3 month engagements and involve creating

and presenting material on the technical component of the solution specific to each client’s needs


 Experience Requirements:

• Must be hands on architect that’s self sufficient and passion to master solution details in the

context of financial and risk levers

• Excellent communication skills, including materials preparation and software demonstrations

• Experience creating solution architecture deliverables in MS Visio, PPT and in a simple and

straight forward manner at the technical and conceptual level

• Must have a minimum of 7 years experience in solution architect role for pre- or post-sale

opportunities with Optim or commensurate archiving tools and technologies with strong

consultative selling expertise

• Willing to travel 50% annually

• Advanced English communication skills

Additional Information

 Please email resume, compensation requirements and availability to