What will you do
Sensormatic Solutions, the leader in Retail Solutions, is looking for a Solution Architect to fulfill the role of the Sensormatic Solutions Retail Platform Portfolio Leader. Sensormatic Solutions is partnering with our customers to become the leader in creating a state of the art "Sensormatic Platform" by designing and delivering the vision for the most up-to-date, state of the art and holistic technology solutions for Retail.
Our business is changing at a very fast pace and this platform portfolio will be the centerpiece of our solution evolution. We are adding positions to our teams throughout the US. This is a virtual role that must live in the United States.
This position will be responsible for gathering requirements and working closely with the Sensormatic Chief Technology Architect as well as the best minds in the Industry to create innovative, quality solutions focused on our clients' business needs. This role requires excellent attention to detail during frequent examination of functional specifications to translate them into system guidelines that shape project development. Will direct activities of the design team while finding ways to align projects with enterprise-level systems.
The solution architect will be responsible for conducting research on existing systems and devising solutions that work within those systems. Will meet directly with stakeholders and multiple functional teams to demonstrate solutions, answer questions regarding capabilities and requirements, and work to resolve issues that arise during the implementation of our business operating platform across Retail.
The Solution Architect will be considered a platform subject matter expert and trusted advisor to Sensormatic Solutions Management Portfolio Leaders and teams, engineering teams, senior leadership and customer's decision makers by establishing credibility and expertise in Sensormatic Solution's Retail Platform solution offerings. The Solution Architect's area of expertise includes large complex SaaS micro services based design, Big Data design, Design for security & privacy, AI, Google Cloud Services and Software architectures.
Solution architect is expected to be very hands-on with deep domain expertise in technology areas, integration layers, and operating standards and recommend best practices. We are looking for a Digital Security strength for this position.
The Solution Architect should have the highest level of consulting and leadership skills. They can lead from the front of the room by presenting, having high level conversations, and influencing C-level executives along with other technology/solutions/data leaders.
Will lead the work product to:
Identify opportunities and define plans to grow and accelerate customer's digital transformation
Increase customer's IT infrastructure stability and reliability.
Focus on client's needs, incorporating leading edge products and technology, coupled with industry and business skills.
Deliver solutions through technology design.
Map out customer's desired experience.
Deliver solutions in response to specific business opportunities.
What we look for
Minimum BS degree in a technical or engineering Computer Engineering or Computer Science related field.
Ten (10) years of leadership experience in a related industry or field.
Possess a high level of technical literacy providing broad experience with various enterprise business systems and IT technologies.
Strong analytical skills to examine current systems and determine overall project needs and scope.
Extensive time management skills to determine development schedules, milestones and ensure deliverables are completed on time.
Experience with overseeing and directing teams through project lifecycle.
Exhibit excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Demonstrated cross functional leadership skills, collaborative problem solving and decision making skills.
Excellent problem-solver, able to quickly change direction based on stakeholder specifications or system limitations and gain senior management alignment.
Broad experience with various enterprise infrastructure technologies.
Master or MBA
Johnson Controls International plc. is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information, please view EEO is the Law. If you are an individual with a disability and you require an accommodation during the application process, please visit www.johnsoncontrols.com/careers
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