Global Applications Software - Sr. Solutions Architect

Plano, TX
Reference No: 15373

What's the role?

A Solutions Architect is responsible for defining, planning, communicating, driving, and validating strategic technical solutions for a range of software products and systems. You must be a strong communicator with the ability to collaborate with other business units, such as IT, Digital, Business, and Marketing.

Who is Hilti?

If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service. With some 29,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.

What does the role involve?

The role of the Solutions Architect is to be a master of a broad range of software development technologies, and have extensive engineering and development experience in both commercial products and enterprise applications, across all tiers – data, services, integration, DevOps, UI, etc.

Day-to-day, you will:

Effectively evaluate and recommend commercial products and tools, and command a high level of confidence in delineating purchase vs. build
Define technical solutions for a range of software products and systems
Use modern patterns, such as cloud computing, microservices, event-driven systems, platforms, dynamic systems, CI/CD, DevOps, etc.
Identify, analyze, and communicate architectural options; make recommendations to management and document best practices and solution blueprints
Provide guidance, support, and hands-on instructions to the development teams as needed

We develop our people by challenging them to leave their comfort zone, be it exploring other business areas, leading different teams or working in new locations.

What do we offer?

We’ll give you everything you need to excel in your role, including ongoing training and lots of accountability from the start. In return for your exceptional performance and consistent results, you’ll receive one-to-one career mentoring, as well as exciting opportunities to move around the business.

Why should you apply?

We have an excellent mix of people, which we believe makes for a more vibrant, more innovative, more productive team. So, if you’ve never worked in construction, that’s fine with us. Success at Hilti is down to teamwork and ability, no matter what your background.

What you need is:

Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, related field, or equivalent work experience required
Minimum seven (7) years of experience in software development
Minimum three (3) years of experience as a software developer/engineer
Minimum three (3) years experience as a product/solutions/ enterprise architect
Solid experience operating in Agile / Scrum software development process
Willingness/ability to travel internationally several weeks each year

Hilti, Inc is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.

If we’re impressed with your resume, we’ll invite you for an interview, introduce you to the team and pay for your travel to get there.

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