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Solution Architect

  • Location: Irving, 75039
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

Grow your career as a Solutions Architect with an innovative global bank in Irving, TX. Long-term contract with excellent growth potential. Will be required to work onsite 2-3 days per week. Will use knowledge and leadership of product management, industries, software and cloud computing to design solutions and take them to market. Will help drive awareness of the solutions within and across multiple Business Units. A detailed Collaboration Execution Plan developed & reviewed with the respective Development Team Leader(s), regarding the evolution from the Current to Future State architectures. This plan should contain a Transition Plan, for full enablement of the Squad, in the competencies required to operate within the context of the new architecture. Collaboration with all other Solution Architects, & the Platform Engineering organization, with respect to the refinement & evolution of the Solutions Architecture Processes & Practices.

•    Continuous "outside-in" scanning, so as to facilitate continuous learning, hands-on understanding, & adoption of Solutions Architecture industry standard methodologies & techniques.
•    All Solutions Architecture activities should be practiced within the context of actual Capabilities & Platforms, tactically or strategically significant to the Global Consumer Bank Strategy.
•    Ideally, will become part of the Engineering and Architecture Group utilized across the entire organization.
•    Perform (or willingness to learn) the coding to deliver polyglot solutions that delight our customers. Willingness to partner effectively with your technology business partners.
•    Drive target architecture for various solutions in GCB.
•    Develop prototypes and spearhead solutions in MVP, iterative approach.
•    Work with multiple squads using Agile/Scrum methodologies.
•    Provide technical expertise as requested by members of various scrum teams.
•    5+ years’ experience engineering/developing web enabled applications and some combination of the following:
o    Proven track record as a Solution Architect or Technical Lead, crafting new solutions.
o    Experience or certification in Cloud-based (AWS, GCP, Azure, etc.) Architecture.
o    Desire/ability to learn and implement new technologies.
o    Experience with Agile development methodology.
o    Background with multiple enterprise technologies.
o    Experience with MicroService pattern & SOA methodology.
o    Exposure to front-end UI technologies would be helpful.
o    Experience in all aspects of Architecture Design and cloud computing (infrastructure, storage, platforms and data).
o    Experience with one or more general purpose programming languages, including but not limited to: Java, C++, JavaScript.
o    Shown an understanding and consistent record for cloud-based solutions, continuous integration/deployment and serverless architecture.
o    Heightened awareness, experience or passion in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.
•    Previous experience using business requirements to develop technical designs and define architectural strategies and solutions.

About our client
Our client stands as one of the worlds most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world. While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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