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Senior Architect

Hybrid : 1
Job Specialism : DevOps, Engineering
Salary Currency : USD
  • Open Banking
  • Austin
  • 200,000-225,000 $ / Year


Senior Architect

Austin, TX Based

Company Overview

We are currently partnered with one of the best performing banks in the country in search of a Senior Architect:

Requirements & Skills:


Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field, advanced degree a plus.
10+ years of experience in a software development environment, preferably at a Fintech firm.


Deep practitioner of Agile and Lean Start-Up methodologies.
Demonstrated continuous improvement and continuous learning mindset.
Demonstrated capability as a lifecycle problem solver (idea -> implementation).
Strong engineering leader who can roll-up their sleeves
Execution focused executive with a “get things done” attitude.
Ability to communicate complex technical concepts to senior executives and customers.
Ability to cultivate a culture of openness, transparency, and inclusion.


Excellent knowledge of strategic planning and capability development with experience implementing technology strategy and roadmaps.
Prior experience in a software organization that has experienced significant growth and transformation in a large enterprise environment.
Demonstrated experience in leading software architecture and engineering teams; ability to coach and mentor architecture resources and effectively manage and shape team and individual behaviors.
Expert written and oral presentation skills used to influence other leaders across the enterprise.


Prior experience with evaluating emerging technologies and recommending potential partnerships that provide efficiencies and competitive advantage within the tech stack.
Experience with developing reusable assets such as prototypes, solution designs, documentation, and other materials that contribute to department and organization effectiveness and efficiency.
Deep knowledge of service-oriented and event-driven architectures. Knowledge of SpringBoot a strong plus.
Expertise in design and development of java-based systems
Deep understanding of and experience with building highly scalable and highly secure micro-services based, AWS services based, high-scalable, configurable, composable, modular AWS cloud deployable apps.
Hands-on experience in cloud engineering and cloud-native design.
Well-versed in API development and management.
Strong understanding of modern data modeling and data architecture practices.
Experienced in container and container management.
Experienced with industry standard programming languages, operating systems, application development frameworks, monitoring tools, and CI/CT/CD tools.
Experience with both traditional RDMBS and No-SQL databases.
Understanding of AI/ML and integrating data science models real-time into operational systems.
Mobile systems design and implementation experience
Experience with banking systems and lending systems a plus

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