Technical Architect - New York

Job Description:

New York City based Private Equity Fund Administration Firm is looking for a senior technical architect to drive technical transformation, support local teams in defining and implementing technical solutions and build up local knowledge on key digital transformation subjects. The Technical Architect interacts with various teams at Gen II, closely collaborates with Chief Technology Officer and maintains alignment with security and Infrastructure teams.

Primary responsibilities: 

The technical architect will build-up and maintain local knowledge and ensure consistency of deployment and adoption of key enablers of digital transformation in the region (Cloud/PaaS, APIs, Web toolkit, etc.) while ensuring proper deployment of technology Strategy.

The technical architect will also:

  • Review and contribute to the technical architecture and design of solutions
  • Advise and provide technical expertise to integrate new capabilities
  • Monitor dependencies with IT roadmaps, anticipate IT impacts
  • Perform technology Market Watch

Job Requirements, Skills, Education and Experience:

  • Practical knowledge of Enterprise Architecture concepts
  • Broad technical expertise with experience in SOA/APIs, Big Data, Cloud computing, etc.
  • Enterprise scale solutions delivery for the financial industry
  • Working knowledge of Continuous Delivery technical platform
  • Working knowledge of an object-oriented language (e.g. C++, C#, Java)
  • Familiarity with IT security challenges
  • Pragmatic, solution driven approach
  • Ability to communicate with business and IT management
  • Good organizational and analytical skills

Competencies:

  • Critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Innovative mindset and adaptability
  • Influencing and leading
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Strong advisory skills
  • Good writing skills
  • Client focused
  • Organized and detail oriented

Qualifications:

  • Broad Technical knowledge acquired through implementation of various solution (5+ years) including 2+ years as Technical Architect and 2+ years as software developer
  • Proven experience in implementation of distributed systems, including Cloud-based solutions and APIs


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