Solution Architect - Mainframe Modernization - Remote

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Date: Nov 9, 2023

Location: Plano, TX, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 253247 


NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.


We are currently seeking a Solution Architect to join our team remotely in the United States. 


How You’ll Help Us:

As a Solution Architect at NTT DATA, you will develop and execute solutions to digitally transform Mainframe applications. Understanding both legacy and cutting-edge technologies, you will solicit needs from the client and figure out how to efficiently perform this migration while still allowing clients to conduct mission critical business.


How We’ll Help You:

You will also help us by viewing this opportunity as not only a job, but also a chance to grow your career. At NTT DATA, we will make sure to equip you with the skills you need to be successful. We will help you grow your skills so you can continue to deliver increasingly valuable work.


Why the Role Is Important:

Many of our clients’ most important applications still reside on legacy systems, creating waste and inefficiency. You will help eliminate these and provide additional value to our clients by harnessing modern technology and your technical expertise.



  • Support sales and delivery teams in designing replatforming solutions using NTT DATA UniKix Rehosting Software
  • Work with clients to develop migration plans that maximize ROI and deliver business value
  • Support feasibility, ROI analysis, POC design for replatforming Mainframe workloads to the cloud using NTT DATA UniKix Software.        
  • Act as technical SME and product evangelist for internal stakeholders and clients.


Preferred Experience:

  • Expert knowledge of IBM zOS-based systems, mainframe technologies, and large, complex, mainframe application systems.
  • Knowledge of mainframe modernization solutions, including replatforming.
  • Working knowledge of cloud migration and cloud infrastructure.  
  • Expert presentation and communication skills.
  • Able to present high-level business case information as well as detailed technical and process information.    


Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years experience with IBM zOS-based systems, mainframe technologies, and large, complex, mainframe application systems
  • 2+ years experience designing and implementing mainframe modernization and mainframe migration solutions
  • 2 years in a solutions architect role that required technical and business case presentations to wide range of stakeholders


Where required by law, NTT DATA provides a reasonable range of compensation for specific roles. The starting pay range for this remote role is $110,400- $245,400. This range reflects the minimum and maximum target compensation for the position across all US locations. Actual compensation will depend on a number of factors, including the candidate’s actual work location, relevant experience, technical skills, and other qualifications. This position may also be eligible for incentive compensation based on individual and/or company performance. 


This position is eligible for company benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance with an employer contribution, flexible spending or health savings account, life and AD&D insurance, short and long term disability coverage, paid time off, employee assistance, participation in a 401k program with company match, and additional voluntary or legally-required benefits.







About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a recognized leader in IT and business services, including cloud, data and applications, headquartered in Texas. As part of NTT DATA, a $30 billion trusted global innovator with a combined global reach of over 80 countries, we help clients transform through business and technology consulting, industry and digital solutions, applications development and management, managed edge-to-cloud infrastructure services, BPO, systems integration and global data centers. We are committed to our clients’ long-term success. Visit or LinkedIn to learn more.


NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants without regarding to race, color, religion, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter so that we may connect you with the appropriate team.

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