Principal Solutions Architect, Financial Services Technology Solutions - Global Financial Services
2 months ago(1/30/2019 5:49 AM)
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Amazon Web Services (AWS) is looking for an experienced and motivated leader to own the strategy and vision for solutions to support our Financial Services customers adoption of AWS. This is an ideal role for someone with deep experience in the FSI industry, expert knowledge of financial services applications and infrastructure and a solid understanding of the security, availability, resiliency, and compliance required of regulated Financial Services workloads.
In this role, you will define, execute, and deliver an overall platform solution that provides FSI customers a mechanism for the end-to-end implementation and operation of secure, resilient, scalable, and flexible environments in which to deploy sensitive financial workloads.
ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES · Develop solution strategy vision and roadmaps, and developing short, medium and long-term features to achieve the vision · Create buy-in for the solutions vision with key internal teams · Develop detailed, crisp business requirements and user stories that can be used to create product specifications and architecture for service teams · Work closely with engineering teams and program management to deliver the solution to market · Proactively identify and resolve strategic issues that may impair the team’s ability to meet strategic, financial, and technical goals · Work to understand the customer and their needs and concerns as well as define solutions · Champion and gain buy-in for the strategy and roadmap from internal teams through collaboration, documentation, and negotiation that effectively influences peers and senior management
· 10+ years of experience working in Financial Services organizations and implementing solutions in a regulated environment. · Experience in the FSI industry and associated regulatory environment, expert knowledge of the supporting applications and infrastructure · 7 or more years of experience as an architect, designing and implementing large-scale solutions in the Financial Services industry. Deep experience with FSI-related applications such as core banking and payment systems, trading platforms, financial information systems, big data analytics, etc.
· A strong understanding of AWS and/or technology as a service (Iaas,SaaS,PaaS) would be preferred but not required. · Strong verbal and written communications skills are a must, as well as the ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations and virtual teams. · A talent for being able to influence and build mindshare convincingly with any audience. Confident and experienced in public speaking to large audiences. · The ability to handle complex relationships and work in a team environment is a key requirement. · Solid understanding of virtualization and/or cloud computing technologies
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