Solution Architect

iQuest Group

18-10-2012 | EXPIRA LA 17-11-2012

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Job Summary:

You will be responsible for developing solutions that meet client expectations for technical competency, process innovation, cost savings and quality. You will have to analyse customer requirements, identify market trends and opportunities in orer to propose and deliver innovative, value-driving new solutions!

What will your responsibilities look like?

Gather requirements from clients
Identify possible solutions in the existing IT environment to address client needs
Contribute to planning and analysing high-level software strategies and solutions through functional and technical expertise
Design and implement analyses that will identify requirements related to people, processes and technology
Create supporting technical documentation for the implementation team

What abilities will you need?

Familiarity with the Oracle, Microsoft and IBM product portfolios
General concepts regarding databases, Data Warehouse, business concepts, large service integration through web services, SOA
Necessary knowledge on how to define and detail a solution architecture, define and detail the technical architecture; create technical specifications
Capacity to identify the necessary hardware resources for a solution (mapping)
Ability to define non-functional requirements for solutions


Do you also have these qualities?

Advantage – TOGAF certification
Fluency in English
Advantage – Fluency in German
Initiative and creative spirit
Orientated towards innovation
Curious – with a tendency to experiment;

What experience do you need?

Experience in interaction with the final client as well as with the technical team and business analysts
Experience in public sector projects
Experience with business applications
Experience with Open Source products (valid and sufficient for Juniors)
5 years’ working experience with Open Source products (valid and sufficient for Seniors)


For more than 14 years, iQuest has provided exceptional professional services and delivered an extensive portfolio of customised software solutions to many of Europe’s largest businesses mainly in Germany, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and Scandinavia.

With a winning combination of technical expertise and service excellence, iQuest drives long-term business value for leading companies in a broad range of industries such as telecommunications, life sciences, financial services, logistics and media.

Our highly specialised service offering includes software and product engineering, application lifecycle services, business information management, business process management, e-commerce and software quality assurance and testing. iQuest focuses on providing best-in-class solutions that are cost-effective and help our clients maintain a competitive advantage through technology.

Founded in 1998 and headquartered in Germany, iQuest has 6 European offices with local teams in Germany, Sweden and Romania, currently employing more than 400 people.