Job Description :
Opportunity• He/she will provide designs, specifies information systems solutions and highly technicaldirection in the Development of new or existing applications to solve basic to complexproblems or enhancementsbull; Acts as a principal application architect for major modifications• Available technology and tools in the evaluation of client requirements and processesbull; May perform day to day support activities and special projectsbull; Monitors the activities of sub-ordinates and other stakeholders.Responsibility• Defines future architecture enhancements, i.e. logical evolutions of the systemPresents and communicates the solution architecture to various stakeholders, bothtechnical and business, and be able to explain how the solution design will meetbusiness needs• Ensures alignment of solution architecture to business objectives, roadmaps andstrategic solutions, as well as to architecture principles and standards• Participates in the development and maintenance of application system architectureand conducts business information flow studiesbull; Creates the architecture document for assigned projects, including architecturepatterns, decisions, and rationale for those decisionsbull; Conducts system architecture studies of new and existing IT systems to permitdevelopment of integrated systemsbull; Identifies and compares alternative solutions to determine the optimal solution that willmeet business needsbull; Assists in creating and defining application and technical patterns to be used forbusiness events, as necessary• Acts as counselor to business counterparts, customers, and top management onrequirements pertinent to the technical capability• Evaluates system scalability and recommends improvements• Provides in-depth technical consultation to clients and IT management to ensuredevelopment of efficient application systems utilizing established standards, proceduresand methodologiesbull; Contributes to the development of innovative principles and ideasbull; Works on unusually complicated problems and provides solutions that are highlycreative and ingeniousbull; Works under consultative direction toward predetermined long-range targetsbull; Determines and pursues courses of action essential in obtaining desired outcomes• Provides leadership and guidance in the following:o Drives application architectural decisions for the systems under developmento Leads the applications integration and design discussions among multipleapplications groupso Influences key decisions for the technical and infrastructure architecture.o Advises on the system and infrastructure configuration from applicationperformance, scalability, and capacity perspective.o Provides guidance to business counterparts, customers, and top managementon requirements pertinent to the technical capabilityo Ability to lead/influence issue resolution across various groups in theorganizationo Ability to convert business requirements into logical solution designsMinimum Qualification Required• At least twelve (12) years of experience in Information Technology in Investment Managementdomainbull; Minimum five (5) years of hands-on experience as an Enterprise architect responsible for thefollowing:o Facilitating the cloud-based development process and operations.o Identifying setbacks and shortcomings in existing architectureo Creating suitable DevOps channels across the organization.o Establishing continuous build environments to speed up software development.o Designing efficient practices.o Delivering comprehensive best practices.o Managing and reviewing technical operations.o Guiding the development teambull; Knowledge of common reference architecture framework , enterprise data models, informationclassification, meta-models, taxonomies and ontologies• Broad technology experience and knowledge across multiple disciplines such as applicationmiddleware server, database servers, infrastructure platform, security products, ETL products,rule engines, and BI toolsbull; Excellent presentation and communication skills• Ability to think on a multi-site enterprise level. Be forward looking and drive tactical andstrategic technology roadmapsbull; Bachelors degree in information technology or related filed is required• Implementation experience in Web / Mobile/Analytics solutions• Hands-on experience with some of the following technologies including Web Service API,Integration/ETL/EAI technologies like Informatica, ESB, MQ Series and related technologies likeXML, Database technologies like Oracle, MySQL, JDBC, SQL, stored procedures• Strong knowledge of micro-services based architecturebull; Ability to work well under pressure and to meet tight deadlinesbull; Be self-motivated and customer service orientedbull; Advance degrees and Architecture related certifications are preferred