Technical Solution Architect, Emerging Solutions

Job Locations US-MN-Bloomington | US-TX | US-NC-Cary HQ | US-GA-Atlanta | UK-London
Requisition ID
IDeaS (a SAS company)
Position Type

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Passionate people. Loyal clients. Leading solutions.


With a rich culture of creative collaboration and professional growth, IDeaS’ team members build successful careers with us.


IDeaS is proud to be a global powerhouse of innovation and excellence; challenge and reward. No matter where we’re working, our teams come together to create analytical solutions that accelerate our clients’ growth through automated decisions.


 Now we just need you! 

An integral part of IDeaS’ growth strategy is to explore opportunities where the company’s analytical and decisions-system capabilities can be applied to solve tomorrow’s business challenges in travel, hospitality and beyond. The IDeaS.Lab team leads this effort through continuous innovation to develop new solutions together with our internal teams, clients & partners.


The Technical Architect, Emerging Products will report directly into the Senior Director, Emerging Products and will work on the technical delivery and execution of identified business opportunities within the IDeaS.Lab department. Analyzes all information gathered during the Discovery and Proof of Concept (POC) stages to provide technical requirements and, working collaboratively with internal and external departments, to translate the product vision into a detailed technical solution proposal.


What you’ll be doing... 

  • Provides technical expertise in gathering technical architecture and data requirements from potential technology and industry partners.
  • Understands softweare technical architecture and infrastructure for the purpose of conceptualizing new products and how they could work with existing products
  • Once requirements have been collected, works closely with the Business Analyst to create Business Requirements Document (BRD) that describes the products business and technical requirements for the potential development of a Minimum Viable Product (MVP)
  • Produces associated deliverables such as, User Stories, Use Cases, Requirements Traceability Matrix (RTMs), Workflow Diagrams.
  • Facilitates building of business rules, data definitions, and other business metadata and translates these into technical specifications.
  • Delivers standard and/or customized demonstrations and presentations outlining the technical features, architecture, and integration possibilities of the IDeaS software & analytics as they apply to client needs.
  • Builds a trusted relationship with both internal and external teams to provide guidance for technical aspects of potential solutions.
  • May conduct Proof of Concept (POC) implementations to prove functional capabilities, including on-site support as required.
  • May perform advanced or complex prototyping for IDeaS technologies.

 What you’ll bring to us… 

  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in Business, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field. Equivalent combination of education, training, and relevant experience will be considered in place of the requirements
  • Requires extensive experience in systems engineering, technical architecture, applications development or similar.
  • Demonstrated capability in complex technical implementations.
  • Ability to communicate with people with various technical backgrounds, think analytically, write, and edit technical material.
  • Good knowledge of common technical environment technologies
  • Must have thorough knowledge of industry standards, methodologies, various technologies, innovative architecture, and resources.
  • Should have clear understanding of data warehousing concepts and best practices
  • Good problem solving, organizational, decision-making written, oral, and interpersonal skills.
  • Able to work handle uncertainty and operate in a fluid and flexible work context with shifting priorities and goals.

 Icing on the cake would be...

  • In-depth knowledge of IDeaS technology solutions, platforms, and integrations

We Support Who You Are…. 

As a global company, we strive to create an inclusive environment where diverse perspectives spark innovation and meet the challenges of an evolving world.  Whether you’re launching a new career or expanding your current one, IDeaS is a company where you can balance great work with all other aspects of your life.   

At IDeaS, we also aspire to live our values each day by being Accountable, Curious, Passionate and Authentic. And we continue our quest to build a more inclusive environment that attracts, represents and provides a place for diverse ideas, unique perspectives, and authentic voices.   


Additional Information: 
To qualify, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States, and should not require, now or in the future, sponsorship for employment visa status. 

SAS is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. Read more: Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law. Also view the supplement EEO is the Law, and the notice Pay Transparency 

Equivalent combination of education, training, and relevant experience may be considered in place of the education requirement stated above. 

The level of this position will be determined based on the applicant's education, skills and experience. 

Resumes may be considered in the order they are received. 
IDeaS/SAS employees performing certain job functions may require access to technology or software subject to export or import regulations. To comply with these regulations, IDeaS/SAS may obtain nationality or citizenship information from applicants for employment. IDeaS/SAS collects this information solely for trade law compliance purposes and does not use it to discriminate unfairly in the hiring process. 


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