Solutions Architect

Careers at Bloomberg

New York

Posted May 16, 2017 - Requisition No. 58571

Solutions Architect

Our team

Our Global Information Systems Group (Infosys) is responsible for designing, deploying, and supporting Bloomberg’s the internal IT systems, including our global corporate network, and the hardware and software to support nearly 19,000 employees in more than 170 offices around the world. We are also responsible for the audio-visual technology in all of Bloomberg’s public spaces (including training and conference rooms), that host more than 500,000 visitors to Bloomberg offices each year.

Our employees rely on the technology solutions and support Infosys provides to do their jobs in a fast-paced, highly-demanding, technology-focused environment. We are a close-knit, hardworking team organized into 6 groups: Service Desk, Desktop Technicians, Infrastructure, Audio-Visual, Corporate Security, and Mobile Technology. Each of these groups develop, deploy and rely upon a complex set of proprietary and third-party systems to deliver the services we provide; and those systems are the key to understanding where we are doing our jobs well, and where we need to improve.

For example, our 19,000 employees generate more than 320,000 service requests each year through a ticketing system that drives both human and automated services—from software download to a Desktop dispatch. We handle approximately 1200+ software titles, as well as, monitor and implement security for the entire corporate network that consists of 28,000 PCs, 50,000 screen displays and 120,000 network connections.

What’s the role?

Our Enterprise Infrastructure Design team is responsible for enhancing our internal client’s desktop experience by researching and implementing some of the latest, industry leading technologies. We are seeking a Solutions Architect to join us, as an integral member of our team you’ll be driving projects to deliver solutions to our business and improving our information systems infrastructure.

You’ll be working closely with our internal clients and security team, using your project management skills and technical ability to develop new ideas and execute successful implementations.

We'll trust you to:

  • Use the latest technologies to deliver solutions to our internal clients and improving our information systems service
  • Use design patterns and standards created by our team and our security team alongside requirements from our internal clients to design and deliver the best solutions
  • Produce and share documentation
  • Use your project management, time and organization skills to drive multiple projects simultaneously – balancing the workload while being flexible and adaptive when priorities shift

What do I need to apply?

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in either Computer Science, Information Technology or an Engineering Discipline
  • Experience designing and implementing one or more of the following for small and medium scale enterprises: Windows Desktop Reference Architecture, Enterprise Collaboration Suites, Enterprise Mobility Platforms, Identity Management Solutions, User Environment Management Solutions, Process Automation Solution
  • Experience working with Desktop Virtualization (Citrix/VMware platforms)
  • Experience with Active Directory or Windows OS Administration
  • Strong project management experience, working within a complex and fast paced environment and delivering complicated projects on time
  • Great organization and time management skills

If this sounds like you:

Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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