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United Kingdom
Additional locations:
AT - Vienna, DE - Stuttgart, DK - Soeborg
Wednesday, November 10, 2021
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Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology for all, so we spend our time building a society that’s brighter and more inclusive. And we go big. No, not big—huge. 

We’re a US$60 billion revenue Fortune Global 500 company serving customers in 180 markets around the world. Focused on a bold vision to deliver smarter technology for all, we are developing world-changing technologies that power (through devices and infrastructure) and empower (through solutions, services and software) millions of customers every day and together create a more inclusive, trustworthy and sustainable digital society for everyone, everywhere. 

The one thing that’s missing? Well… you...

Description and Requirements

As The Transition Solution Architect, you will be responsible for developing transition artifacts to support pre-sales initiatives across a mix of DaaS and Managed Services opportunities. You will work closely with sales and delivery to support the sales pipeline as a transition and transformation expert. You will need to have experience building a transition plan and cost model to support technology solutions to be able to handle this role. 

Your Responsibilities:

  • Review proposed delivery model and technical solution to build contract, project planning, and cost model artifacts to support the transition and transformation efforts
  • Work with other solution architects to review the feasibility of the solution elements to identify and document scope, assumptions, risks, issues to transition and delivery
  • Manage the solution handover from solutioning and sales to the transition and delivery teams
  • Support Sales in customer meetings as a transition and transformation subject matter expert
  • Develop and transition pre-sales transition deliverables including presentations, contracts, cost models, process flows, and project plans
  • Use customer details, industry knowledge, and market conditions to build transition plans and deliverables
  • Building and maintaining positive working relationships with vendors and external/internal customers

Required Skills/Knowledge:

  • 7+ years of experience architecting and implementing transition and transformation solutions
  • 7+ years of experience in IT outsourcing and/or Managed Services
  • Demonstrated experience acting as the liaison between sales and delivery with communication skills to speak appropriately to both parties (translating technology to the business and vice versa)
  • Demonstrated experience in analyzing a complex customer business problem and developing a future state recommendation with a plan to deliver
  • Ability to analyze project needs and determine resources needed to meet objectives
  • Highly developed skills in using MS Office Suite applications including Project, Visio, Excel
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, as well as the ability to present and explain technical and business information to executive stakeholders
  • Ability to travel (20%)
  • Team player experienced in working with different cultures and virtual teams (across global time zones) in matrix led project teams

You will report to Senior Transition Manager

What Lenovo can offer you:

  • Opportunities for career development & growth
  • Opportunity to have an impact and bring own added value
  • Access to various training
  • Performance-based rewards

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