Our client, a global industrial Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company enabling the full-scale digital transformation of heavy-asset industries, was founded in 2017 and is one of the fastest-growing industrial software companies in the world with over 500 employees across offices in Europe, the United States, Asia, and the Middle East. It helps companies in the oil and gas, manufacturing, power, and utility sectors save money and improve efficiency by providing services such as AI-powered predictive maintenance.  The company’s success has been profiled in publications like Boston Consulting Group, Bloomberg, Digital Energy Journal, and Houston Chronicle. Google awarded them the Google Cloud Technology Partner of the Year 2019 for Manufacturing and Austin Business Journal named them a 2020 Best Places to Work.

The Solutions Architect is responsible for the design of complex end-to-end solutions for both new and existing Manufacturing clients. You are a technical subject matter expert in all offerings across the professional and managed services catalog. From discovery through implementation, you will work closely with the sales team and the customer success teams, as well as our data scientists and customers, to map out technical requirements and architect robust and familiar solutions. made up of components that we support. Through your work with strategic customers, you will identify opportunities for new products and features, and work with product managers and tech leads to continuously improve their SaaS offering. This role is a mix of consulting, architecture, and product development in a welcoming cross-functional team.

Primary Responsibilities of the Solutions Architect

  • Serve as an expert in how our client implement their SaaS offerings and applications 
  • Your primary responsibility will be to work with project teams to map requirements for a quality implementation ensuring that:
    • The right data visualization technology is used in the right way (E.g Power BI, Grafana, Plotly Dash)
    • The right data transformation technology is used in the right way (E.g Databricks, Azure, GCP, AWS)
    • The data is efficiently modeled and contextualized (E.g graph and relational)
    • Integrations are well thought out and robust
    • Important quality criteria for the solution are met (E.g. CI/CD, logging, security)
    • Operational responsibility and support agreements for the delivered solution are clearly defined
    • Design overall technical solution and ensure technical fit within the customer ecosystem and target architecture
    • Design integration and data model using data connectors, SQL, Python/Java, and Rest APIs
    • Credible advisor to our customers and partners 

Primary Qualifications for the Principal Solutions Architect

  • 5+ years experience as an application/data/solution/enterprise architect
  • 5+ years of experience in the Manufacturing industry
  • Bachelor’s degree is required; Masters degree a plus
  • Consulting experience that allows you to confidently negotiate requirements with customers and colleagues
  • Have experience with enterprise integration, customer relationships, or IT integration design
  • Data and analytics project experience and able to confidently lead an implementation
  • Familiarity with Business Intelligence tools and enterprise analytics stacks (Power BI or similar)
  • Familiarity with SQL and big data tooling (E.g apache-spark ecosystem)
  • Experience with a public cloud, preferably Google or Azure, including familiarity with network security concepts, identity providers, and application hosting
  • Experience with operations, including support and change control, as well as experience architecting centralized monitoring, logging, and reporting
  • Have a DevOps mindset, and experience with Git, CI/CD, deployment environments
  • Technical background, willing and able to dive in and contribute code for advanced topics when needed
  • Have architectural skills dealing with data modeling and infrastructure solutions, such as classical data warehousing and big data architectures

What is in it for you with this award-winning company?

  • An opportunity to make an impact on the industrial future and be part of disruptive and groundbreaking global projects
  • High level of autonomy, ability to influence decisions, and humility to learn from mistakes
  • Work alongside a driven, engaging team with in-depth software expertise and industry experience
  • Opportunity to join groups for social, community, and diversity initiatives
  • Focus on agility and speed, openness, togetherness, impact, and obligation to speak up
  • Join a team that truly lives their values and brings their whole selves to the mission
  • Competitive Compensation + 401(k) with employer matching
  • Health, Dental, Vision & Disability Coverages with premiums fully covered
  • Paid Cell Phone + Home Internet
  • Unlimited PTO + flexibility to enjoy it
  • Paid Parental Leave Program
  • Learning & Development Stipends
  • Global Mobility & Exchange Program
  • Friday Catered Lunch + Fully Stocked Fridges