The successful candidate will have the following responsibilities:
Leading the definition of Business Systems and I.S. solutions as part of project leadership teams.
Designing business application systems, including end to end solution components, to deliver the required functional and non-functional/engineering capabilities.
Designing the integration of business applications with complex systems of applications and infrastructure in a multi-company environment.
Providing oversight to ensure that all components of systems are properly constructed and implemented.
Engaging with other system architects on the team and across the enterprise to ensure that solutions across the organization are aligned
The successful candidate will demonstrate the following core competencies and experience:
Post-secondary education in a related discipline
At least 10 years’ experience designing, integrating, and implementing application solutions for businesses in a large, complex systems environment
Proven skills in designing and delivering multi-platform business application solutions
Proven skills in designing and delivering complex solutions including both automated and manual processes
Knowledge and understanding of the investment processes / functions and capital markets
Knowledge of/ experience with investment management systems / applications – e.g. Bloomberg, FactSet, etc. and data associated with these systems
Knowledge of / experience with quant environments – e.g. use of Python, non-SQL DB (MongoDB), time series data, visualization tools (e.g. Tableau), cloud-based services/ tools
Knowledge of/ experience with systems integration patterns (use of APIs, file transfers, data exchange, etc.)
Experience using tools such as Confluence & JIRA for documentation and work tracking
Knowledge of architectural frameworks and patterns
Broad knowledge of IT industry technology and directions
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Experience defining business strategy, business processes and business systems across a single business domain
Superior leadership, collaboration, and interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment
Effective communication and internal consulting skills with a strong customer service orientation
Effective planning and organizational skills