Principle Solution Architect - Pre-Sales Voltage Security
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Voltage Security?s solutions span all forms of data protection, and across many platforms and systems ? from mainframe to mobile, from enterprise to cloud. As such, Voltage?s advanced technologies can be used in a wide array of sophisticated use cases and with many different products, platforms and solutions: Cloud stacks, Mobile systems, enterprise frameworks, identity and access management infrastructure, data management, compliance tools and data management systems.
Voltage is seeking a seasoned customer facing technology leader experienced in sophisticated enterprise customers to quickly analyze requirements, consult with key business and technology stakeholders, and develop and propose architectures and technology strategies based on our unique data security solutions. The role reports into the VP of Solution Architects and will have global responsibility for bringing high caliber solutions to strategic clients in to Global 2000 clients and prospects.
You will be a leader capable of gathering in detail, but able to present the creative big picture to deliver high impact, high value solutions to
You will be a self-motivated, passionate individual who lives and breathes enterprise software technology with particular zest for innovation and market disruption. As a quick learner, you will be able to evaluate customer needs and priorities, evaluate solution options, communicate clearly and articulate the Voltage value proposition to the senior executive and peer architects alike, and quickly establish both yours and Voltage?s capabilities to win the trust of your clients.
To succeed in the role, you will have a background in technology and business consulting or senior customer facing architecture roles high growth enterprise software company.
With the data security landscape changing constantly and with new cloud and mobile initiatives adding new dimensions to the problem of securing data, your knowledge in complex enterprise data systems and emerging technologies with hands-on enterprise architecture experience will set you aside as the ?go to? person who can make solutions work in short order. You will have passion about your business solution, which will be reflected in your approach to quality, detail, and success.
Enterprise software development, architecture and deployment? ideally in enterprise software related to compliance and security (e.g. Identity management, authentication and authorization, encryption, mobility, virtualization, networking, risk management and cloud)
Familiar with J2EE, Java, SaaS, Cloud API?s, C, XML, SOAP, REST, and Enterprise software architectures and related solution stacks.
Business decision making skills for laser focused prioritization ? taking business and customer requirements and business problem definitions to quickly propose powerful architectures from your pallet of expertise and Voltage?s technology.
No fear of new, disruptive technical innovation outside the norm and traditional IT landscape.
Experience in high growth, emerging technologies and the fast paced exciting environment which comes with it.
Software engineering is a bonus but not expected. However, the ability to engineer and architect a solution to a proof of concept stage is required.
The ability to work with technical peers at customer to get the job done and remove roadblocks.
Enterprise software architecture savvy, with the ability to quickly learn new solutions.
Top class presentation skills to sell your ideas to customers ? engineers, architects, and business leaders.
Big picture business views, but staying close to the details where they count.
Solid written skills and creative presentation techniques that set you apart from the pack.
You will thrive on challenge, have an aptitude to learn new technologies quickly, and will take advantage of the deep skills sets and industry leadership available at your fingertips to hone your skills and drive the business opportunities as an Agile Leader and hero.
Strong customer facing enterprise architecture skills, pre-sales skills and a crystal clear understanding of complex sales processes and strategic account engagement processes.
The ability to work closely with strategic account leads, enterprise sales, technical marketing, product management, services and engineering teams as a true team player to align to successful outcomes in complex enterprise sales cycles.
Be able to quickly evaluate the unique business value of your architecture solutions, and articulate the benefits to customers.
Prioritizing strategic engagements to revenue and growth goals.
Form trusted advisor status with key prospects and customers during complex sales cycles.
Excellent listening, verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to analyze and communicate technical issues, lead discussions, and influence decisions.
Excellent presentation skills and the ability to adapt to a target audience are a must ? public speaking a major plus.
A self-motivated personality who thrives in a high paced collaborative environment ? self-starting, eager to learn, and creative.
Passion for making customers successful with new architectures and solutions.
Track record demonstrating strong architectural leadership and innovation in solving complex data or security oriented enterprise problems.
Voltage is an equal opportunity employer that values the strengths diversity brings to the workplace.
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