Solution Architect in Round Rock, TX at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 1/10/2020

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Job Description

Job #:  1026088
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Client: Fortune 50
Position: Solutions Architect - Legal
Location: Onsite in Round Rock, Texas 78684
Duration: This assignment is a 6+ month contract to hire, however, Apex Systems cannot guarantee the length of this assignment.
  • Responsible for translating the client’s business requirements into specific systems, applications and/or process designs for custom technical solutions.
  • Designs, develops and implements total systems solutions to the enterprise-wide technical requirements of customers. The task requires integrating hardware, processes, methodologies and software within the customer environment.
  • Participates with the customer in the strategic design process and translates business needs into technical systems solutions. Balances the needs of sales and delivery to design a solution that meets or exceeds the requirements of service delivery.

Principal Accountabilities
  • Implements technical solutions and management processes to achieve overall objectives by means of implementing systems or enterprise- wide solutions, using the company’s or a third-party’s hardware/software products and/or processes and methodologies
  • Integrates solutions and strategies within the customer environment, based on the analysis of customer business goals, objectives, needs, and existing systems infrastructure Identifies additional product/services sales opportunities in customer organization
  • Assists Business as technical/industry subject matter experts
  • Role requires skills and understanding of the industry best practices and methodologies to tie dissimilar components together into an aggregate system
  • Primary expert to construct the specific solution, scope document, risk profile, and corresponding financials
  • Uses expertise to construct specific and detailed solutions that encompass process, technology, project and staffing plans
  • Constructs risk assessments and corresponding remediation plans relative to custom solution proposals
  • Participates in the construction of financial models that align with custom solution proposals
  • Follows all organizational standard operating procedures relative to cost modeling, approvals and reviews, and all other associated workflow, documentation and deliverables
  • Participates in applicable win-loss reviews and incorporates learnings into future solutions

Principal Responsibilities
  • Leads a technical team in developing solutions to complex business problems
  • Leads the design of multiple service areas or technologies within a broader services solution; leads overall technical implementation for large and complex engagements
  • Participates or leads in customer presentations at the senior leadership level or higher
  • May participate or lead in establishing operational plans and processes for the group
  • Leads research, discovery, planning and implementation efforts to improve business processes
  • Mentors less experienced team members
  • Provides expertise on the availability and viability of third party components and services
  • Ensures third party components comply with established architecture
  • Implements the information technology architecture and the total systems solutions to the enterprise-wide systems requirements of the customer
  • Participates in the Solution Architecture Review for projects, applications and infrastructure
  • Defines standardized reference architectures for processes and technology

  • Subject matter expert in Legal related technologies and proficient in multiple service areas and technologies, included but not limited to Contract Lifecycle Management, Business Approval workflow, Documents Management and Retention and Business Intelligence 
  • Skills and experience in constructing complex service solutions in the IT services market
  • Advanced understanding of services related processes and technologies
  • Thorough understanding of services P&L and cash flow development and business impact In-depth knowledge of assessing operational risk on profitability and impacts to service delivery
  • Experience in assessing service delivery cost driver attributes of complex services
  • Experience with managing complex large scale implementations
  • Experience working as part of a leveraged global implementation(s)

Education and Experience
  • Typically requires 12+ years of related experience in a professional role with a Bachelor’s degree; 8+ years with a Master’s degree; or 5+ years with a PhD; or equivalent experience

EEO Employer
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