Whether complying with regulatory requirements or managing financial transactions, addressing a single key risk, or working toward a holistic enterprise risk management strategy, Wolters Kluwer Financial Services works with customers worldwide to help them successfully navigate regulatory complexity, optimize risk and financial performance, and manage data to support critical decisions.
Wolters Kluwer Financial Services provides risk management, compliance, finance and audit solutions that help financial organizations improve efficiency and effectiveness across their enterprise.
We are looking for a Solution Architect who will be responsible to help implement the business strategy for the Wolters Kluwer Risk, Finance and Regulatory Reporting products.
You must understand our company's business while still being able to delve into and solve complex technology issues.
The Solution Architect delivers integration design of scalable web-based solutions on the .Net and Java stack with a SQL Server and / or Oracle back-end.
Furthermore, the Solution Architect has experience with building system modules and testing for stability, performance, and scalability.
As Solution Architect you will assist in designing, integrating, and testing of high-quality modules as well as their test harnesses.
You diagnose and resolve complex issues, leverage continuous build and automated unit test frameworks, deliver high quality products on time while working in Agile Teams following Agile Methodologies.
You report to the Direction of Technology.
Your responsibilities :
Work with the Sales, Presales and Professional Services department to help define the solution architecture for customer deployments
Create a design for a Scalable multi-tier solutions composed of WK FRR products
Execute the quality procedures on solution development and assure delivery of high-quality components with regards to SW integration, performance, output, and usability
Play an advisory role in the creation of solution designs for customer
Perform follow-up on validation test for the developed solutions
Maintain / adapt solution documentation and artefacts
Qualifications and Skill Set Essential :
Enjoys building solutions. (PoC or customized demonstration) and has an aptitude for integrating technologies including writing code
Experience with deployment (e.g., container orchestration) and automation knowledge (e.g., docker, K8S, terraform, Ansible, Helm)
Comfortable with modern SDLC practices and is able to apply to customer implementation project.
Good cloud knowledge (primarily Azure, AWS)
In depth experience with Java and .net Web Services (rest)
In depth experience with unix / windows scripting
Excellent knowledge of enterprise design patterns
Experience with delivering high quality software, on time, in an Agile development process
Test Driven or Behaviour driven development experience
Able to design, build and test high quality modules as well as their unit test harnesses
Ability to perform peer and formal Code reviews
Comfortable in explaining and defending your ideas, while still able to recognize the merits of others’ opinions
Database modelling and hand-on experience with SQL Server and / or Oracle
Hands-on experience with java web / application servers (Tomcat, JBoss, WebSphere, GlassFish)
Fluent in English, both written & spoken
Personality / Personal traits :
Attention to detail
Excellent communicator (written and oral) and excellent interpersonal skills
Responsible, methodical and organised
Assertive, being able to make expert decisions based on personal judgement
Quick to learn and put data to productive use
Flexible and open to change