We are looking for an innovative Solutions and Integration Architect to develop and implement systems architecture that will meet business needs.
The Solution Architect’s responsibilities include gathering requirements and functional specifications, assessing the current software systems in place in order to identify areas in need of improvement and overseeing development teams.
You should also be able to regularly update the company on any developments in systems architecture projects.
The Architect should be able to integrate any updated specifications and requirements into the systems architecture. An outstanding Solution Architect should be able to explain complex problems to management in layman’s terms.
Key responsibilities :
Building and integrating information systems to meet the company’s needs
Assessing the systems architecture currently in place and working with technical staff to recommend solutions to improve it
Resolving technical problems as they arise
Providing supervision and guidance to development teams
Continually researching current and emerging technologies and proposing changes where needed
Informing various stakeholders about any problems with the current technical solutions being implemented
Assessing the business impact that certain technical choices have
Providing updates to stakeholders on product development processes, costs, and budgets
Assisting Solution Architects, and Project Managers in matching technology services to specific business service and application development projects to ensure consistent use throughout the enterprise.
Identifying and leveraging opportunities across IT departments to ensure a consistent and efficient infrastructure framework
Minimum requirements :
5 8 years’ relevant experience
Relevant tertiary degree
Proven experience in engineering and software architecture design
Containerized platforms (OpenShift, Kubernetes)
Experience in Integration Platforms (RabbitMQ, Kafka)
DevOps Tooling and Process
AWS / Azure knowledge advantageous
Sound knowledge of various operating systems and databases (SQL)
Efficient communication skills
Strong organizational and leadership skills
Investment and financial industry experience will be an advantage