Solutions Architect

Date: Sep 11, 2021

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize their dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuel us, and moments define us.

 

As we grow our team, the well-being of our team members remains our top priority. To ensure the health and safety of our team members, including those in the recruitment process, our team members are temporarily working from home.

Rogers is seeking a Solutions Architect to lead the design and architecture activities for customer-facing solutions, focused primarily on the growing Cisco Meraki portfolio. The Solutions Architect will work closely with Sales to ensure customer requirements are fully captured, thorough discovery processes completed, and comprehensive and supportable solution designs are created for complex and non-standard customer opportunities. This role will play a key role in supporting the solution implementation and the transition to Technical Support, interfacing and negotiating with many different Rogers teams as needed.

 

What you will be doing:

  • Act as a technical SME in executing deep-dive discovery of customer environments
  • Act as technical authority in creating comprehensive solution designs for networking and Wi-Fi opportunities, including LAN/WAN and multi-product integration
  • Create solution documentation and provide guidance and support to delivery teams
  • Act as technical SME in influencing new product design or enhancement
  • Seek to evolve; develop new approaches and concepts within area of expertise
  • Act as part of an overall project team over the course of a customer engagement
  • Assess new early-stage sales opportunities or RFPs to identify potential risks and challenges to delivery and support

 

What you bring:

  • 10+ years’ experience in a technology role
  • 5+ years’ experience in a networking and Wi-Fi architecture role within a complex environment
  • Experience in designing, deploying, and maintaining complex network architectures
  • Expertise in LAN, WAN, and Wi-Fi technologies
  • Experience with routing, switching, high availability
  • Experience with multi-vendor integration and complex environments
  • Experience in a customer-facing delivery role
  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent experience required
  • Certification in Cisco and Cisco Meraki network technologies required (CCNP, CCIE, CCMS)
  • Certification in Wi-Fi technologies preferred (CWNP, CWNE)
  • Other industry recognized certifications nice to have (ITIL, CISSP, TOGAF, etc)
  • Technical leadership: ability to act as a subject-matter expert
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a cross-functional team
  • Well-developed communication and presentation skills
  • Highly collaborative
  • Customer-centric focus
  • Results-driven
  • Sound judgment and decision making with good business acumen
  • Excellent negotiation skills and ability to influence without title
  • Bilingual in English & French nice to have

 

Location

  • Office Location is Brampton Campus but open to any current Rogers location

 

 

Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 8200 Dixie Rd (341), Brampton, ON 
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Technology & Network Design
Requisition ID: 243909
 
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:
 
  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment
 

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.

 
Posting Notes:  Corporate 


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