Dell Technologies Select-Enterprise Architect
Remote - Michigan, United States, Remote - Illinois, United States;Remote - Iowa, United States;Remote - Ohio, United States;Remote - Texas, United StatesJob ID R26169 Date posted Jul. 11, 2019
Dell Technologies Select-Enterprise Architect
Dell provides the technology that transforms the way we all work and live. But we are more than a technology company — we are a people company. We inspire, challenge and respect every one of our over 100,000 employees. We also provide them with unparalleled growth and development opportunities.
At Dell, we don’t just raise the bar in terms of technology; we raise it in terms of our innovative go-to-market strategy. Focused on driving global growth through market expansion, sales and customer satisfaction, our Global Architect team provides presales consultancy for named global accounts. We work closely with our Global Accounts Sales team to help meet revenue and specific customer requirements, while developing the customer’s understanding of Dell’s ground-breaking product portfolio.
Dell Technologies (DT) comprises a group of Strategically Aligned Businesses (Dell, DellEMC, Pivotal, RSA, Secureworks, Virtustream, VMware) focused on helping customers transform their business and IT to Compete and Win in the digital economy. Dell Technologies Select (DT Select) is a global organization uniquely organized to deliver business outcomes to some of the most well-known and complex enterprises while building long-term, trusted relationships with clients. DT Select accomplishes this through specialized business and technical experts focused on partnering with customers to explore transformational change via best-in-class technology, services and solutions from Dell Technologies.
The DT Select Enterprise Architect is an individual who can articulate a DT Select client's next-generation business needs and facilitate proper alignment between the various DT sales teams to simultaneously protect current revenue streams while opening new revenue streams associated with the emerging technologies of digitized industries.
Drives technology enabled solution sales connected to DT transformation themes
Leads multiple DT Select business pursuits without direct line management control
Enables new client business, IT delivery, and IT consumption models through the use of next-generation integrated solutions designed in a consultative manner
Is a technology evangelist that owns the senior level technology customer relationships and provides technology thought leadership.
Acts as a creative thinker who can enable the client account teams to think outside the box to make difficult trade-off decisions on features, functionalities and roadmap.
Designs & collaborates with the DT Strategically Aligned Businesses (SABs) to consolidate product strategies into a comprehensive technical plan
Provides DT enterprise vision covering all client architecture and business requirements
Ensures all proposed solutions meets the technical and business needs of the customer and is responsible for the technical execution of the customer engagements.
Identifies additional product/services sales opportunities in the customer organization and assists the sales organization as a technical / industry subject matter expert.
Provides technical and business level discussions with client architects as a trusted advisor
Leads architect-level client-facing and internal technical review meetings
Has advanced level of both business acumen and technology knowledge
Develops and maintains relationships at Director / VP level
Ability to successfully demonstrate advanced technology, consulting and architecture competence
Participates in the development of the client strategic technology direction and innovation strategy
Practical understanding of the solution portfolio in technical engagements across all the DT SABs
Understanding of emerging technology-based solutions and their value when mapped to a client’s business needs
Participates in the collaborative development and sharing of information with client, peers, and DT SABs
Complies with the operational cadence and expectations of the DT Select Enterprise Architect career level
Capable of developing senior client trusted advisor relationships
Communication skills requiring active listening, negotiation, conflict resolution, and self-awareness capabilities
Working knowledge and understanding in the full technology stack with expertise in at least 3 of the following: IT Infrastructure, Virtualization, M&O, Security, App/Dev, Cloud Models, Technological Change
Knowledge of industry vertical business drivers, solutions, and architectural methods
Experience in strategic partnership sales methodology
Bachelor's degree or higher preferred
12+ years relevant industry experience with 8+ years of IT domain experience as an architect, systems engineer, or consultant
We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities — all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.
If you’re ready to become a technology thought leader, this is your opportunity to develop with Dell.
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