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So, you’ve decided that you’re ready for the transition from senior developer to being a Solutions Architect. Excellent! Here’s what you can expect in your glorious new leadership role.

Love the people you work with. You’d better, because you’re going to see a whole lot more of them. As a solutions architect, you will now spend most of your time in meetings. Meetings with stakeholders. Meetings with the architecture team. Meetings with business analysts. Meetings with project managers. Meetings with senior management. Meetings that go meta and are about other meetings. You will occasionally get a few spare hours to…

Jac Lapine

Currently working incognito in the healthcare, insurance, finance defense industrial complex. Ya know, they’re all basically the same thing, right?

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