Remote Solutions Architect - Fintech - $90-100k

Location Remote
Job Type Permanent
Salary $90,000 to $100,000 pa
Reference 29907

My client a global fintech start-up with a fully distributed team, working remotely from all over the world are seeking a Solutions Architect to join their Engineering team.

The role:

Solutions Architect will be responsible for designing and documenting architectural specifications for new products and updates to existing products. Including understanding of the product vision and business needs to help defining product requirements and product architectural solutions, reviewing, and identifying issues in the current system and proposing improvements, working across multiple teams to help building cohesive user experience while maintaining stable and scalable technical side, participating in evaluation and integration of external partners, helping defining best practices for the engineering teams, making sure system documentation stays up-to-date.

Duties:

  • Defining technical solutions for new products and existing products
  • Reviewing current systems, identifying issues, and making recommendations for
  • improvements
  • Creating various system and flow diagrams
  • Maintaining comprehensive and current documentation of technical design
  • specifications
  • Consulting with product and engineering teams to clarify objectives and functional
  • requirements for new or modified products
  • Developing architectural and engineering principles to maintain performance, capacity,
  • and scalability of product
  • Evaluating potential external providers, reviewing alignment with requirements
  • and overseeing technical integration
  • Facilitating collaboration and decision-making within and across business and engineering units, keeping architecture framework aligned with the business needs
  • Ensuring solutions are in line with company's technology roadmap, all deviations are
  • identified and approved
  • Consulting development teams with issues needing technical expertise or complex
  • systems knowledge

The ideal candidate:

  • At least five years of designing systems, including full-project system definition and
  • building experience
  • Familiarity with various methodologies of system architecture
  • Ability to clearly document proposals in a form of specifications, diagrams, API contracts
  • Experience working with relational and non-relational databases
  • Experience working with Amazon AWS
  • Demonstrated initiative through proactive identification and completion of work to be done
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to read, write and speak fluent English
  • Experience in the Fin-Tech or Banking sectors preferred
  • Experience in Crypto and Security preferred
Apply Now