The Senior Solution Architect plays a core technical role in the development of a system and is actively involved in the entire project lifecycle especially through requirements gathering, design. Working hand in hand with the Project Manager and other stakeholders such as business analysts, technical lead and vendors, the Senior Solution Architect shapes and steers the software architecture and design for the solution, and is a key contributor to the overall smooth delivery of any solution within the targeted timeline.
As a senior member of the team, he/she is also expected to work independently, a strong technical background that enables him/her to propose sound, practical solutions to business problems. Influencing skills are a must, not only to resolve conflicts, but also to manage stakeholders across the business and IT community. The candidate should already have the ability to think laterally and quickly grasp key concepts, have a positive attitude and be resilient when dealing with challenges.
Within the team, he/she is also expected to contribute actively to overall architecture governance via reviews of proposed solutions, uphold existing standards and processes, and to suggest improvements where necessary.
Note: The incumbent will be seconded to Bank of Singapore for assignments