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Solutions Architect III - Professional Services

Solutions Architect III - Professional Services

Job ID 
SW Professional Services
Position Type 
Regular Full-Time

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Senior Solutions Architect – EMEA (Germany based) Competitive salary

Cologne or Home Office




Quest is an award-winning IT management software provider offering a broad selection of solutions that solve some of the most common and most challenging IT problems. We are currently looking for a Senior Software Architect, to join the Quest team in Germany.




Quest listens to its customers and offers innovative technologies and services that enable companies to be more successful. The innovative solutions help businesses even the greatest challenges facing of IT management, improve the efficiency of IT operations and help to save time and money – physical, virtual and cloud environments. Complex IT issues ranging from database management, data protection, identity and access management, monitoring, user workspace management to Windows Management.




We are fanatically customer focused and are proud to support the most complex customers who have the highest IT demands in the world. It’s exciting, it’s rewarding, it’s hard work and offers career and personal growth.



Key Skills:

  • Consulting experience and proven ability to gather and assess business requirements
  • Develop and present solution alternatives
  • Produce design and migration strategy documents
  • Test / implement an approved design
  • Liaise with colleagues in management, support & development



Role Responsibilities:

  • Consult during customer engagements on the Quest Migration Manager product line, strategy and planning
  • Technically manage the design and implementation of Quest Software Migration products onsite and remote
  • Attend customer workshops
  • Responsible for the quality of technical deliverables produced on customer engagements
  • Produce / update technical and procedural engagement documentation concerning the implementation and configuration of Quest Software Migration products
  • Training of customers in the use of Quest Software Migration products
  • Assist in scoping calls with engagement management to estimate size and duration and possible pre-requirements of engagements
  • Assist in problem-solving and troubleshooting of customer’s issues
  • Identify possible other Quest Software product opportunities


Role Requirements:


  • Enterprise scale design, implementation and configuration of Microsoft Exchange migrations including all versions from 2007 upwards, additionally mail systems Lotus Notes & GroupWise
  • Previous experience of Quest Migration solutions
    • Office 365 experience including Hybrid infrastructure design and Implementation/Migration
    • Experienced within the planning, design, migration, troubleshooting and remediation of complex solutions
    • Knowledge and experience of scripting for configuration, migration and reporting
    • Knowledge of Identity Management concepts
    • Knowledge of Disaster Recovery concepts
    • Understanding of e-mail Archiving solutions
    • Willingness to travel EMEA wide - 70%


Why work with us?


  • Life at Quest means collaborating with dedicated professionals with a passion for technology.
  • When we see something that could be improved, we get to work inventing the solution.
  • Our people demonstrate our winning culture through positive and meaningful relationships.
  • We invest in our people and offer a series of programs that enables them to pursue a career that fulfills their potential.
  • Our team members’ health and wellness is our priority as well as rewarding them for their hard work.



Quest is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Quest is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Quest are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, colour, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Quest will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Quest encourages applicants of all ages.

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