Windval Technology Solutions LLC Principal Architect – Datacenter Remote · Full time Company website

We are looking to add a Principal Architect – Datacenter to our Technical Services team. The Principal Architect – Datacenter will be responsible for providing technical leadership and guidance to enterprises in the areas of Data Protection, Data Security, Data Access, Virtualization and related technologies.

Description

Windval Technology Solutions is a strategic advisory consulting firm with deep expertise spanning enterprise infrastructure, applications, and platform technologies. Our seasoned team of advisors has extensive experience across various industries and consulting organizations, making Windval uniquely qualified to deliver exceptional business, technology, and PMO advisory services that enable enterprise IT organizations to optimize heritage investment, integrate and operationalize modern technologies, and deliver new service capabilities that transform their business.  

  

At Windval you’ll find that we value the expertise and experience of our team and encourage free sharing of knowledge, opinions, and recommendations. Collaboration and communication are paramount in our work, and we strive to deliver fresh insights and effective solutions for our clients. Windval is a team of life-long learners who maintain a passion for resolving complex problems for our clients.   

  

The ideal candidate is a senior technical professional with diverse industry and technical experience who also brings a solid working knowledge of business and proven written, verbal, and presentation communications skills.  The Principal Architect will have a passion for technology strategy, a strong desire to deliver best-in-class service levels that exceed client expectations, and a proven ability to thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.  The Principal Architect is focused on enterprise systems concepts and challenges. This is an opportunity to join a growing team of experienced professionals with deep expertise and make a huge impact on the future of Windval and our clients.   

 

Responsibilities:  


  • Understand and assess client business and technology challenges, needs, and requirements 
  • Understand and map desired business outcomes and goals to technology initiatives  
  • Develop and present roadmaps and technology lifecycles to stakeholders  
  • Design and architect Data Protection, Data Security, and Data Access solutions  
  • Develop data migration strategies across multiple platforms, models, and cloud providers 
  • Understand existing customer architectures and deployments  
  • Lead technical resource for customer engagements  
  • Acquire and maintain emerging datacenter knowledge  
  • Primary escalation point of contact for chronic issues  
  • Provides technical oversight of all aspects of project(s)  
  • Coordination and collaboration with internal teams, 3rd party vendors and OEMs   
  • Develop and maintain network of peers in the industry inclusive of OEMs, partners, and key contacts 

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Qualifications:  

  • 10+ years as a technical leader (architecture, engineering) in the datacenter domain 
  • Focused on enterprise organizations for a minimum of 5 years 
  • Deep knowledge and experience of datacenter storage systems and concepts 
  • Top-tier OEM and/or industry certification(s) preferred 
  • Knowledge of multiple industries and how their business operates 
  • Strong ability to communicate technical and related business concepts to multiple audiences (non-technical, engineering, architecture, management) 
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written skills, good listener, ability to connect with different personalities  
  • Ability to solve complex, abstract problems including conflict resolution and mitigation of roadblocks  
  • Organized and methodical with strong prioritization and multi-tasking skills  
  • Self-starter and self-directed  
  • Eternally curious about technology and customer challenges 
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, mathematics or related field strongly preferred  

  

Windval provides a competitive salary + bonus (individual performance and company performance) + benefits compensation package commensurate with the candidate’s professional capability and experience.  Windval is proud to invest in our people and provide benefits that include unlimited vacation policy and paid holidays, 401(k) with employer match, health / dental / vision insurance. Windval is a remote- first organization and offers a flexible, work from home environment.   

 

Windval is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We believe great organizations are born from a safe environment where authenticity and creativity are encouraged and promoted.  We conduct our business with integrity and require that our clients, partners, and employees be treated with respect.