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2017-12-072018-01-06

IT Solutions Architect - Infrastructure & Extra Low Voltage Systems - Building Technologies - Midwest

Siemens
Mount Prospect, IL
**IT Solutions Architect - Infrastructure & Extra Low Voltage Systems - Building Technologies - Midwest**







Locations:Mount Prospect, Illinois







Job Family: Information Technology







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**Job Description**







**Division:** Building Technologies



**Business Unit:** Country Division Controller



**Requisition Number:** 219606



**Primary Location:** United States-Illinois-Mount Prospect



**Assignment Category:** Full-time regular



**Experience Level:** Mid level



**Education Required Level:** Bachelor's Degree



**Travel Required:** 35%







**Division Description:**







Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthcare and Financial Services.







The Siemens Building Technologies Division is the world market leader for safe, energy efficient and environmentally friendly buildings and infrastructure. As a technology partner, consultant, service provider, system integrator and product supplier, Building Technologies offers fire protection, security, building automation, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) and energy management products and services.







For more information, please visit: http://www.siemens.com/businesses/us/en/building-technologies.htm







**Job Description:**







***This role can reside in Mid West Region (Chicago, St. Louis, Indianapolis & Kansas City)**







**Position Overview**







The Solutions Architect for IT Infrastructure & Extra Low Voltage Systems will provide technical support in development of Intelligent Infrastructure Solutions (Digital Building) projects, with a focus on Information Technology and Extra Low-Voltage (ELV) systems. You will be responsible for guiding branch sales and operations teams through all stages of the project: conceptualization, initial design, budgeting, final architecture, deployment, commissioning and service. Very complex support will be required for projects to provide optimum input for quotes, workshops, scope of material (BoM assessment) and realization of potential for savings. Youll be responsible for managing IT and ELV 3rd party and partner engagement. Youll create project related technical documentation to include design architecture, project plans, and scopes of work. Installs and services IT/ELV systems and software as required. This individual will act as the main regional contact for all engagements with customers IT departments.







**Responsibilities**







This role is very customer focused and requires world class communication skills, including the ability to distill very complex technical issues and effectively communicate the outcome to a nontechnical audience. Network engineer will be responsible for the following:







Overall schematic design of complex integration projects



IT & ELV partner relationship & engagement management



Project assessment and qualification (go/no-go decision support)



Project documents review (RFP, RFI, etc) and strategy formulation to address IT/ELV requirements of a project



SOW and design for IT and low voltage solutions



Budgets and estimates development in close collaboration with sales and operations teams



IT / Network and ELV architecture



RFP / RFQ / RFI responses



Field application engineering including site surveys, customer needs assessments, troubleshooting, software updates, etc.







**Required Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience**







5+ years experience in IT Solutions Architecture or Networking



Current RCDD (Registered Communications Distribution Designer) or CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate)certification



5+ years experience in converged building infrastructure solutions



Significant experience in creating solutions in a team environment



Experience in conceptualization and design of converged IT infrastructure



Strong understanding of IT/Networking and Low Voltage market



IT/ELV manufacturer certifications are highly desired



BS/BA in Information Science/Technology or Network Engineering







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**Equal Employment Opportunity Statement**



Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.







**EEO is the Law**



Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .







**Pay Transparency Non-Discrimination Provision**



Siemens follows Executive Order 11246, including the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision. To learn more, Click here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf .

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