• Competitive
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Avaloq Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
  • 2019-03-21

Senior Solution Architect

  • Full time
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • 21 Mar 19

Senior Solution Architect

Help Us to Shape the Banking of Tomorrow

Avaloq is driving the digital transformation and automation of the financial services industry.
Our clients are the leading banks of today and tomorrow. Based on our fully integrated banking software, we create powerful digital experiences provided through a standardized Business Process as a Service (BPaaS) or Software as a Service (SaaS) model to banks and wealth managers.

To further spur innovation, we work with clients, other fintechs, universities and hundreds of third-party developers in a uniquely collaborative way we call the Avaloq Ecosystem.

Headquartered in Switzerland, Avaloq has more than 2,000 employees and has a presence in the world's most demanding financial and innovation centres, including Berlin, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, London, Luxembourg, Madrid, Paris, Singapore and Sydney.

More information is available at www.avaloq.com

Brief Job Description

The Solution Architect drives the definition and ensures the integrity of the business and technical architecture of the banking platform.

The main responsibilities:

  • Design the overall architecture (obj. mdl, processes, UC & tech. landscape) of banking platforms to meet the clients' business needs, considering technical and economic feasibility, business strategies, architectural guidelines and other constraints.
  • Ensure conformity of technical architecture with Avaloq core concepts, blueprints and best practices.
  • Define, enforce and further develop best practices, blue prints, coding conventions.
  • Liaise with Software and Business Process Architects to identify areas of improvement and define standards and patterns.
  • Identify trends and business needs; create prototypes and proof-of-concepts.
  • Review and verify design documents, effort estimations, implementation artifacts and technical solutions.
  • Identify and mitigate risks in overall architecture and software implementations.
  • Align and communicate architecture standards and design patterns to business analysts and developers.
  • Provide decision support to management on solution development, risks, opportunities.
  • Consult customers on how their business needs can be implemented with sustainable solutions.
  • Understand, analyze and formalize functional and non-functional business requirements.
  • Provide sales support for architecture definition, solution shaping, effort estimations.


Your Profile:

The ideal Candidate is able to maximize customers' value and shape change effectively. He/She has strong networking skills, is resilient and is able to generate trust as well as garner support from Senior Management.
  • Master in Software Engineering or Computer Science.
  • Strong communication and articulation skills.
  • Strong presentation and stakeholder management skills.
  • Broad understanding of banking and software industry.
  • Strong strategy development skills.
  • Prior experience in Avaloq Banking Suite
  • PL/SQL & Web Technology skills
  • Occasional to extensive travelling.
Do you want to apply your knowledge in a professional and dynamic environment? Solve challenging tasks as part of a highly qualified team?

A high level of self-sufficiency in your area of work and an open work-culture awaits you! Click the "Apply Online" button below to apply to this position now.

Kindly note that only shortlisted Candidates will be contacted for next steps. We look forward to receive your application!