Solutions architect sample resume

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Kirsty Squints

8 Several St
Melbourne VIC 3000 0400 111 000
(03) 9333 0000


Solutions architect adept at designing and implementing effective technical business solutions. Advanced levels of technical knowledge combined with sound business vision and project management skills. Exceptional problem-solving and written and verbal communication skills, with broad understanding of UML, databases, EAI and related applications. Enjoy leading teams to deliver end-to-end solutions to customers.


Edinburgh Business School


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Advance Learning Institute
Sun Certified Enterprise Architect for Java (J2EE)
Graduated: 2003

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IBM Certified Object-Oriented Analysis and Design with UML
Graduated: 2003

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University of New England
Armidale, NSW

Professional Experience

March 2007 – Present: Solutions Architect
Lateral Technologies
Sydney, NSW

  • Take lead architecture role in dealing with clients, program managers and IT team
  • Translate business requirements into detailed architectures and designs
  • Document all technical requirements and design technical solutions utilising enterprise architecture standards including documenting all solution components and configurations
  • Develop solution cost structure by identifying all cost points including labour, software and hardware
  • Implement architectural designs while building solid relationships with stakeholders at all levels
  • Work with functional analysts, developers and development managers to ensure that all solutions are deployed within agreed timelines and supported after delivery
  • Identify where exceptions to the enterprise architecture standards are required
  • Mentor junior developers
  • Successfully oversaw the strategic direction of business IT architecture solutions for over 20 clients since 2007, with a budget of up to $3m.
  • Substantially developed project management practices and communication between software development teams, leading to smoother and more efficient implementation and better utilisation of time and budgets
February 2005 – March 2007: Development Lead
PROvision Industries
Melbourne, VIC

  • Led team of developers in the delivery of technical systems and components
  • Ensured on-time, quality release of systems and components
  • Provided technical direction to development teams
  • Provided IP management leadership and oversight of the software development process
  • Oversaw design of applications from functional and technical specifications
  • Recommended and assisted with development of standards and project frameworks and provided guidance to vendors
  • Worked with Solutions Architect to ensure smooth translation of requirements into applications
  • Worked closely with business stakeholders to determine product prototypes
January 2002 – December 2004: Developer
PROvision Industries
Melbourne, VIC

  • Developed and delivered efficient and cost-effective technical solutions to meet customer business requirements
  • Managed and evaluated system enhancements and resolved system issues
  • Provided business analysis support and technical support and guidance to customers
  • Provided quotes for estimated development time and costs for clients
  • Liaised with line management on business developments
  • Performed database programming with relational databases
  • Maintained software on Windows server platforms


Category Name Proficiency Yrs experience
Platforms Windows (XP) Advanced 14
Platforms UNIX (AIX) Advanced 11
Platforms J2EE Advanced 8
Languages Java Advanced 12
Languages JavaScript Advanced 12
Languages HTML Advanced 10
Languages C/C++ Advanced 10
Languages XML, UML Advanced 10
Databases IBM Websphere Application Server Advanced 10
Databases DB2, DB2 UDB Advanced 10
Databases MicroStrategy Advanced 10
Databases MySQL Advanced 10
Databases Oracle Advanced 10


My interests include tae kwon do, tennis and badminton


Abbie Normal - Technical Solutions Director
Lateral Technologies
Phone:(03) 9999 8888

Oliver Viscous - Solutions Architect
PROvision Industries
Phone:03) 9000 1111

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