Solutions Delivery Lead - Microsoft Technology Architect

  • Oak Brook, IL 60523, USA
  • Sep 01, 2017

Job Description

Job Qualifications:


  • Bachelor s degree in computer science, business, management disciplines, or related field.
  • 8+ years of experience in technical roles; working with service based solutions, focused on the Microsoft stack; designing and working with enterprise implementations.
  • Experienced within advising and advocating the use of Microsoft technology to enable the business and to drive competitive advantage
  • Hands-on design and implementation experience with SharePoint, Office/Office WebApps solutions, Office 365, Dynamics On-Premise/Dynamics 365, Exchange, Skype for Business, Active Directory/ADFS 3. 0, Azure Active Directory, Enterprise Mobility Suite (EMS) and more
  • Skilled in design and implementation planning for Microsoft solutions including security, governance and compliance solutions in Azure and Office 365
  • Track record of providing expert guidance to business units, driving solution architecture and ensuring solution strategy is optimally aligned with business strategy.
  • Experienced in developing detailed implementation strategies, product/software lifecycles, work breakdown structures and operational readiness materials
  • Ability to develop Architecture Specification deliverables that map business requirements to solutions / technologies and identifies if any gaps exist for in-house Microsoft capabilities
  • Able to independently complete solution implementation or application design deliverables
  • Adapt and learn quickly; keeping pace with the rapid changes in the IT industry particularly in productivity, collaboration, cloud and mobility
  • Mentor others and assist them with their professional development
  • Extensive experience with risk management and security architectures, compliance standards and impacts for firm and client-owned data
  • Experience with strategies and architecture for the management of structured and unstructured information in a highly regulated industry
  • Enterprise Content Management (ECM), Records Management, eDiscovery
  • Project and program management skills and a track record of success
  • Able to educate, coach, guide, influence and persuade senior-level executives and others
  • Able to create long-range plans and articulate their value both holistically and as components
  • Business and Technical orientation; able to straddle both domains with respect to the central topic of Microsoft technology, adoption of solutions and architecture
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Leadership skills to indirectly lead cross functional teams, third-party partners and business customers towards a comment solution.


  • Certifications of interest (not required, but preference given):
    • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE)
    • Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
    • TOGAF
    • ITIL Foundation V3
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to speak in the languages of business and technology staff
  • Experience working with and influencing C-level and senior leadership across various service lines
  • Works well in the context of a team.
  • Ability to work on multiple initiatives simultaneously
  • Previous experience in a professional services, legal or consulting organization with clients in highly-regulated industries such as banking, financial services or healthcare is a big plus.

Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task


Crowe Horwath LLP