IT.Architect

Information Systems & Technology Pune, India


Description

Architect

Pune

About Citco

Citco is a global leader in fund services, corporate governance and related asset services with staff across 80 offices worldwide. With more than $1 trillion in assets under administration, we deliver end-to-end solutions and exceptional service to meet our clients’ needs.

For more information about Citco, please visit www.citco.com

POSITION DESCRIPTION

 

The Solutions Architecture and Engineering department is looking for an Architect with a strong programming background. The ideal candidate should have started as a developer and grown into a design and architecture role. They would also have good hands on skills to learn and evaluate new technologies. They would work well with a team and show initiative with regards to providing creative solutions to technical and practical challenges. The right candidate should have experience in designing for the cloud. Experience across different cloud providers (AWS, Azure, GCP, etc) is desirable. They should also possess good communication skills and have experience in talking to application teams on technical design and patterns

 

ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONS

 

This position reports to the Enterprise Architecture Manager.  The Architecture team plays a vital role in the development of infrastructure and technology standards, along with Research and Development activities. The work will span both on-premise and cloud (Amazon Web Services, Azure, GCP) environments.

Architects partner with other technical teams to define the infrastructure and application requirements, principles and topology diagrams that generally guide all solution decisions for the ecosystem. They are responsible for analyzing and translating business, information and technical requirements into an architectural blueprint that outlines solutions that integrate across applications, systems and platforms.

 

 

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES

 

  • Evaluate and define technology standards selection and definition processes
  • Define standards and patterns for technologies used within Citco
  • Train and upskill other technical teams as needed on new technologies
  • Contributes to the principles that guide technology decisions for Citco
  • Document technical design patterns for enterprise reuse
  • Help with governance and compliance activities by building policies and components as needed
  • Help applications teams upskill by involving in discussions and training as needed
  • Provide technical guidance and recommendations
  • Contribute to the delivery of Solution Designs diagram and documentation aligned to the business requirements.
  • Review overall design to ensure enterprise compliance of the delivered design.
  • Participate in organization architecture process optimization

 

 

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & SKILLS

 

  • 8+ Years of working experience in Technical Architecture, Programming.
  • Hands on and very strong in programming using Python and NodeJs
  • Experience using Containerization and Virtualization is desirable
  • Knowledge cloud platforms (AWS, Azure or GCP) is highly desirable.
  • Any Cloud certifications in AWS or Azure or GCP is a plus
  • Proficiency in Linux Shell, Windows PowerShell or Python scripting
  • Automation: CI/CD experience and proficiency, scripting
  • Networking knowledge
  • DevOps Experience a plus
  • Excellent documentation and communication skills are required

 

 

COMPETENCIES

 

Business Enterprise Knowledge; Change Advocate; Consulting; Initiative; Innovation; Technology Assessment & Evaluation; Risk Management; Sound Decision-Making; Continuous Improvement; Client/Business Relationship Management; Communication; Developing Working Relationships; Leadership & Presence; Organization and Resource Management; Adaptability; Drive for Results.

 

WHAT WE OFFER

 

We offer a challenging job in a growing international company, an opportunity to expand your business knowledge by working with prestigious clients and complex financial and technological instruments, and a friendly and fast-paced environment. Additionally, Citco is proud to offer our employees competitive compensation, vacation and health insurance benefits.

 

 

 

Find out more about us! www.citco.com