Location : Brasov,
As a Solution Architect you will have the opportunity to contribute to custom software solutions developed for selected high-end clients, from very early stages that include shaping the business solution until delivery in production.
What will your responsibilities look like?
Involvement in pre-sales activities, help in lead qualification, scope definition.
Participate in requirements analysis, estimations, proof of concepts and results presentation / documentation.
Participate in workshops and drive for technical discussions, high-level design, technical risk management etc.
Produce and maintain the technical documentation describing the Solution Architecture.
Main technical contact from iQuest in the clarifications with the customer.
Apply architectural best practices and choose technology stacks during analysis and design.
Lead stakeholders to effective technology strategic decisions and impacts to project estimation.
Defines the architecture that meets the functional and non-functional requirements.
Drive the Analysis & Design process to concrete project situation.
Lead the evaluation of software vendors targeted for possible integration into the systems or environment, including strategic applications, tools and utilities.
Able to communicate the architecture intelligibly to the stakeholders.
Strong communication with both technical and business teams.
Provides technical assistance to Technical Lead / Project Manager.
Explain the end-to-end architecture to team members.
What technical skills will you need?
Hands-on experience in working with cloud platforms (like Azure, AWS, Google) and container-based solutions (like Docker, Kubernetes).
RESTful APIs complex integrations framework.
What other advantages can you bring to the table?
Interest in new opportunities / trends / technologies (ML / AI / IoT / blockchain).
What experience do you need?
Experience with projects in Financial Services (Banking, Insurance, Audit or Corporate finance).
Experience in delivering at least one project as a Solution Architect.
Knowledge and experience with architecture frameworks and concepts.
Knowledge of integration frameworks and enterprise architecture patterns.
Prior experience in pre-sales activities : Bids / Opportunities, Sales Pitches, RFI / RFP response.
In-depth knowledge of the business and technical industry aspects.
Experience with projects that were delivered using different methodologies (SCRUM, WATERFALL, RUP, DSDM / ALF).
One or more enterprise architecture methodologies such as TOGAF, 4 +1
Experience using UML to define static (class and component diagrams) and dynamic (sequence / activity diagrams) architectural aspects.
Do you also have these qualities?
Excellent interpersonal skills (being able to influence the customer into adopting the business domain best practices)
Very good presentation skills
Able to switch the communication from High Level to Low Level, depending on the circumstances
Strong Client Focus and Client Domain Focus (e.g. legal technical requirements, security requirements)
Fluent in English.
What will you find in iQuest?
Professional development through the iQuest Career Management program
Training sessions and workshops on the latest technologies
Professional and collaborative working environment
Competitive remuneration package
Note : ONLY selected candidates will be contacted!