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Senior Solutions Architect in Lagos

About the role:

We are looking for a driven senior solutions architect to assist clients by improving their computer software systems. In this role, your responsibilities will include working with a development team to deliver quality products and services. You should be able to handle pre-sales support and provide solutions to enhance your customers’ businesses.

To be successful as a senior solutions architect, you should listen to customers’ feedback and implement strategies to finalize projects. A top-notch senior solutions architect should understand how all parts of the business model work together in order to design a solution that best fits the environment.

What will you be doing?

  • Identifying gaps or problems in clients’ computer systems.
  • Understanding the way in which different parts of the business model work together, including operating systems and application architectures.
  • Establishing the client’s business strategy and technical needs.
  • Developing IT solutions to meet those needs.
  • Determining the cost implications of various solution options.
  • Developing plans to show how options will work and discussing these with the client in an understandable way.
  • Working on the changeover from an existing system to a new one and ensuring that the improved version works with existing systems.
  • Making sure that the new solution meets industry regulation specifications.
  • Giving technical advice to clients and maintaining ongoing relationships with them.
  • Providing customer feedback in a timely manner to the production department to ensure that product development or modification meets the clients’ needs.

Skills and Experience:

  • A bachelor's or master’s degree in computer science, IT, software engineering, or computer science.
  • A minimum of 6 years' experience with network administration in hardware and software.
  • Extensive knowledge of computer systems, operating systems, system security, database management, and web platforms.
  • Above-average understanding of business operations.
  • Awareness of and the ability to use a wide variety of software solutions.
  • Project management and teamwork skills.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to explain technical information in layman's terms.
  • The ability to provide superb customer service and to be positive.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to multi-task.

Senior Solutions Architect in Lagos

Lagos, Nigeria is known for its vibrant and rapidly growing tech industry, with a thriving community of software developers at its core. As the economic hub of Africa's largest economy, Lagos has a large pool of talented and highly skilled developers, who are driving innovation and growth in the tech sector. With the increasing demand for software developers in Nigeria and the rest of Africa, Lagos is becoming an attractive destination for international tech companies looking to tap into the region's talent pool.The city is home to numerous tech hubs, incubators, and accelerators that provide support and resources for software developers and startups. Some of the most prominent tech hubs in Lagos include Co-Creation Hub, which provides coworking space, training, and mentorship for tech startups, and Scrums.com, a talent accelerator that trains and connects software developers with top tech companies around the world. These hubs are helping to build a strong and interconnected community of software developers in Lagos, who are working together to solve some of Africa's most pressing challenges through technology.

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