Solutions Architect - Experience in API and Systems

  • Negotiable
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Hudson Singapore , EA Licence No: 18S9265
  • 14 Feb 19

Solution Architecture, API and Systems and Microservices, Financial Services Industry Background

Solution Architect - Experience in API and Systems a Must

Client is a multi-national Financial Services Organisation looking to expand the architectural team.

Job description

Responsible for the software design, development & implementation of the Engagement & Smart Process layers of the technology platform for digital insurance products.

Liaise with external vendors, and internal stake holders to ensure that the design and architecture adheres to Regional and Group standards.

Key Responsibilities:

Collaborate with Project Managers, Regional Enterprise Architects, Regional Solution Architects, Solution Architects, BAs and technical teams, external parties & vendors to provide estimates, develop overall implementation solution plans, and implement the installation, customization, and integration efforts for proposed solutions.

Provide expertise to identify and translate system requirements into technical design documentation and act as visionary and strategist for solution development areas.

Explain the solution design to the BA's, Developers and Testers and assist key stakeholders with system development activities.

Identifying opportunities and ensuring fit to enterprise architecture and standards, and managing any architecture issues or exemptions required.

Ensure the architecture of new systems and solutions meet quality standards and procedures.

Ensure the architecture is suitable for operations, deployment and sustainability

Design, develop and maintain APIs, microservices, integration logic to support the business and technical requirements

Key Requirements:

You are from Insurance or Financial Services Industries background

At least 12 years of experience in IT industry, minimum of 8 years in software development role and minimum of 3 years in architect role designing and development software solutions for large online environments

Strong problem solving skills, with a delivery focus

Proven experience and knowledge in design patterns and enterprise integration patterns

Proven expertise design and developing large scale web based applications and APIs

Hands-on experience with at least 2 programming languages and at least 1 relational database

Hands-on experience with OpenShift, Kubernates, Docker, Cloud Foundry is a big plus

Strong skills and understanding of application, database, infrastructure technologies and related enabling technologies. Proven expertise to use these skills and knowledge to deliver robust end-to-end solutions

Hands-on experience with DevOps and fully automated CI/CD pipelines

Knowledge of Cloud platforms

Experience integrating with insurance core systems is a plus

Insurance industry domain knowledge is a plus

Experience in coaching junior developers is a plus

Strong communication skills & ability to interact with business and IT teams effectively

Must be able to travel around 50% for 2019 with headquarters. Post 2019, about 20% travel expected

Thank you and look forward to your application.

Grace Tham Keng Fung
Associate Director
Hudson SG
Employment Agency Licence No.: 18S9265
EA Registration No.: R1442448