Job Purpose :
As a technical architect, you will proactively leads and supports Enterprise Architecture (EA) activities that guide the development and management of technical and infrastructure solutions.
These solutions will enable the bank's future-state business and IT capabilities and drive the organization’s targeted business-outcomes.
Technologies shall include cloud infrastructure, cloud native applications, cloud-based data services and data & analytics architecture, and other banking emerging technologies.
You will provide the leadership, facilitation, analysis and design tasks required for the development of an enterprise's technical and system architecture.
You will create deliverables that help develop target-state guidance (reusable standards, guidelines, design principles, architecture artifacts) for evolving the technical infrastructure across the bank.
You will also be in the team to promote architecture thinking and inspire other IT staffs in architecture domain.
Main Responsibilities :
The technical architect will be responsible to :
Work with other architects and subject-matter experts to analyze enterprise business context as well as change initiatives in other architecture viewpoints to derive the future state technology architecture.
This includes defining the requirements, principles and models that guide technology decisions for the bank.
Develop cloud architecture and conduct maturity assessment and drive cloud adoption journey.
Advise development standards and best practices for cloud native applications.
Design new data platform and analytics systems in both cloud and on premise.
Drive digital innovation by leveraging new technologies and approaches to renovate, extend, and transform the existing core technology base and IT estate.
Assist with designing the governance, assurance and standards activities associated with ensuring enterprise technology architecture compliance of existing and future projects.
Consult and support technology implementation and critical system and infrastructure development projects in the bank (e.
g. Core Banking project, data governance project).
Motivate and coach other IT staffs to understand architecture practices and able to be our next-generation architects in other domains and projects.
Incumbent Requirements :
Minimum years of experience in system analysis & design, development and testing of project delivery.
Minimum 6 years in technical architect position in designing and driving a wide variety of application / technology changes.
Experienced system / tech architect with end-to-end skills including analysis, design, governance, practices and process.
Experienced of cloud solutions in both public cloud service providers and private cloud.
Experienced of implementing cloud migration, e.g. landing zone setup, compliance and security review, cloud governance, cloud data services in CSPs, etc.
Familiar with bank IT and business operation procedures, regulatory compliance and related technology trends.
Positive personality with desire and passion in driving business growth through smart application of technology and agile design of operational process.
Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills (Cantonese and English, with Putonghua an advantage).
Excellent interpersonal skills, such as teamwork, facilitation and negotiation.
Excellent team player striving for team success and win-win results.