Consulting | Customer & Marketing | Solution Architect Financial Services

Jordan | Consulting | Posted on 27-Feb-2024

Position Summary

Location
Amman - JDC

Systems Integration –Senior Consultant / Manager : FSI Solution Architect

Location: Amman

When you work for us, you commit to a career at one of the largest and most prestigious professional services firms in the world. We have received numerous awards over the last few years, including Best Employer in the Middle East, and Best Consulting Firm, and the Middle East Training & Development Excellence Award.

A career in Consulting with Deloitte will engage your wide-ranging skills in program management and coordination, marketing, business development, relationship-building and importantly, client engagement. We’re looking for smart problem-solvers those with fluency in Middle Eastern culture who can work collaboratively to apply themselves and deliver propositions that will raise Deloitte’s eminence in the region. If you enjoy a challenge and the opportunity to make a positive difference in the world, we will provide you with a professional environment geared to fostering your growth and positioning you achieve excellence with our clients.

Our Purpose

Deloitte makes an impact that matters. Every day we challenge ourselves to do what matters most—for clients, for our people, and for society. We serve clients distinctively, bringing innovative insights, solving complex challenges and unlocking sustainable growth. We inspire our talented professionals to deliver outstanding value to clients, providing an exceptional career experience and an inclusive and collaborative culture. We contribute to society, building confidence and trust in the markets, upholding the integrity of organizations and supporting our communities.

Our shared values guide the way we behave to make a positive, enduring impact:

         Integrity

         Outstanding value to markets and clients

         Commitment to each other

         Strength from cultural diversity

During your tenure in Systems Integration, you will demonstrate and develop your capabilities in the following areas:

  • Ability to manage own work against the project plan to ensure a superior client experience
  • Understand the client’s business, follow sector trends and learn leading practices
  • Conducts research on economics, sector and market conditions to better understand the client’s needs
  • Gather and interpret financial information to help strengthen proposed recommendations
  • Articulate thoughts and ideas in a clear and composed manner to instill confidence in team and clients
  • Effectively interact with colleagues and clients of varying backgrounds to effectively serve clients
  • Recognize technology as a business enabler
  • Applies experience to enhance standard methods and tools; promotes their use through knowledge sharing
  • Leverages system hierarchy and the principles of system partitioning in order to help manage complexity
  • Is able to execute by consistently applying relevant deliverable templates, guidelines, and accelerators throughout the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Obtains and leverages fundamental coding knowledge and keeps up to date with emerging trends
  • Demonstrates a strong programming capability by translating requirements into code to contribute to solution development

Leadership Capabilities:

  • Builds own understanding of our purpose and values; explores opportunities for impact
  • Demonstrates strong commitment to personal learning and development; acts as a brand ambassador to help attract top talent
  • Understands expectations and demonstrates personal accountability for keeping performance on track
  • Actively focuses on developing effective communication and relationship-building skills
  • Understands how their daily work contributes to the priorities of the team and the business

Work you will do:

The ideal candidate is a senior IT professional who will translate business requirements into a workable solution architecture across all layer including application, information, integration views and technology views. The role will work closely with key client stakeholders in a client facing capacity taking full ownership of the solution design and ultimately delivery. You will govern application, integration and information architecture.  The work includes delivery of system architecture, assessment of 3rd party tools and platforms, technical assessment of products across the architectural, domain, and solution level.

Whilst projects usually have a strong technology element, the Solution Architect will focus on relating technology capabilities and building blocks to the business drivers and goals. The role requires someone with a passion for the detail, an understanding of governance, experience in system integration, and the ability to frame and deliver a compelling solution roadmap.

Skills and experiences will include:

  • Web services design knowledge (soap, rest, micro services, design/run time governance)
  • Middleware platforms including SOA and microservices architecture
  • Back end Web platforms, databases
  • Financial portals
  • Experience with Fintech concepts such as blockchain and digital platforms
  • Knowledge of large-scale enterprise application architecture
  • Extensive experience with standard financial solution components such as core banking, payments, cards, e-channels, reconciliation, and GL integration.
  • Ability to operate and understand excellent project and program management disciplines including production of project plans and key quality program deliverables
  • Strong administrative and numeracy skills and ability to analyze complex data with good attention to details
  • TOGAF or equivalent certification

Qualifications:

  • 8 years of experience in relevant domains
  • Excellent knowledge in MS office applications especially in PowerPoint, Word and Excel
  • Excellent experience in architecture modeling methods and tools
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and responsibilities in a deadline oriented environment and flexible work hours
  • Willingness to travel (required)
  • Good command of written and spoken English, Arabic is a plus