system architect / technical architect - financial services in hong kong

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About The Company

Our client, a major international financial services firm, is looking for a Technical Architect (Manager / Senior Manager level). This new opening provides excellent leadership exposure to individuals who want to work on high profile projects, and play an important role in the delivery of key applications. This company is known to be a leader in Insurance, and with its plan to further grow its key IT projects, it is now looking for a Technical Architect (new headcount). Technical Architects from insurance / pension / general financial services welcome to apply.

About the Team

You will work within a team of highly qualified IT team, and report directly to the IT Director and dotted line CTO. The direct manager of this opening is an experienced Director who will support you on the solutions architecture leadership. The culture of the team is highly intellectually stimulating, and the team welcomes collaboration & is highly supportive.

About the Job

As a Technical Architect, you will help with:

  • Provide technical architectural leadership on direction of the firm’s key financial applications, ensure the applications align well with business initiatives, and to provide high quality support to the operations and project teams
  • Create and verify workflow of key applications
  • Formulate application technology roadmap in order to achieve competitive advantage
  • Oversee and realize the application architecture, ensure the logical and physical architecture of projects meet the standards of reference architectures
  • Effectively manage the resources in order to achieve the outcome; carefully evaluated the risks VS benefits of various options
  • Review technical capabilities to support the development of architectural
  • Ensure consistency of the architecture with overall Enterprise Architecture vision

Skills & Requirements

  • Bachelor degree in IT, Information Management, Business Administration, Accounting, Finance or related discipline
  • 5+ years of experience in technical architecture
  • Java & Oracle experience essential
  • Agile delivery experience and large scale SDLC experience ideal
  • Business English essential
  • Immediately available candidates preferred

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity or trying similar opportunities, please submit your profile on this page, or contact Sam Lam on 852 2232 3464 for a confidential discussion.