Posted on November 2, 2015 · Posted in BANKING

My client is looking for a number of Solutions Architects with a particular emphasis on UK Financial Planning (Pensions, ISA, Funds, UK Securities) Direct to customer (D2C) retail trading platforms and/or FX (Foreign currency accounts)

The role will work closely with the Central Bank IT Enterprise Architect, the Business teams, the Delivery and Development Team and the Technology Group to create and execute a technology road map that delivers key strategic business initiatives whilst ensuring all architectural roadmaps and designs adhere to the Enterprise Architecture direction.

Key Responsibilities, Skills & Experience (essential)

  • Solid experience as a Solution Architect within Wealth / Asset Management FX currency trading or D2C retail trading systems .
  • Datamodelling/Data Warehouse design.
  • Systems Integration design.
  • Solution Architecture (Business, Application, Technology, Data)
  • Architecture modelling using tools such as Enterprise Architect, Architmate, Visio.
  • Understanding of project approaches (Agile, Waterfall, V-Model)
  • Practical understanding of Enterprise/Solution Architecture (TOGAF)
  • An Innovative, creative thinker with a flexible approach to Architecture and Development.
  • Effective, concise communicator, comfortable presenting at senior stakeholder level.
  • Translating complex architectural issues and details for Executive Members and non-technical business teams.
  • Collaborative in decision making but decisive when such decision is required.
  • Self-motivated and well organised, with a high level of personal integrity and a passion for quality.
  • Manage a number of concurrent customer requirements providing a balanced assignment to each project.
  • Act as a feedback mechanism to the product groups and development teams on features and functionalities; build strong and well respected relationships with peer levels in these groups.

Immediate start

Minimum required language knowledge (speaking+writing):

  • English

Job Location:                  London
Job Reference:               112932
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