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Sr. Specialist, Sol Consulting - Implementation Architect

Wellesley, Massachusetts
Asset Servicing


Job Description

As a member of Global Professional Services an Implementation Architect provides a bridge between R&D/Product Management and the technical aspect of the overall client solution. The Implementation Architect will identify the solutions and designs that provide a maximum level of reuse for subsequent project delivery. The role will also be accountable for providing consultation and guidance to the delivery teams to enable them to consider different alternatives and specifically deploy capabilities more efficiently and cost effectively.
The Implementation Architect will play a key role in engaging on all projects based on their complexity to provide the right technical architecture and governance oversight. For highly complex projects, the architect will own the technical architecture and will then remain embedded in the project team assisting with the design work. For medium complex projects, the role will advise the technical solution architecture work and will then provide oversight of the design work. For low complex projects, the architect will perform periodic reviews of the design of the project.  
Responsibilities: • Provide the connection between client and Eagle GPS team by clearly communicating technical  issues to various levels of clients and internal staff • Work with client IT organizations to help the delivery team understand and resolve technical integration issues and drive best practice.  • Advise clients on key technical  decisions that can impact their solution • Evaluate risks related to client situation and recommend alternatives • Help identify and articulate gaps between the current and target state architectures  and provide transitional strategies and approaches • Manage risk identification and risk mitigation strategies associated with the architecture • Face off with client architect peers • Work with Enterprise Architecture to promote shared infrastructure and applications to reduce costs and improve information flows. Ensure that projects do not duplicate functionality or diverge from each other in terms of technical architecture and infrastructure. • Working closely with R&D and Enterprise Product Management to provide input, advocate their vision, and promote GPS’s adoption of the latest features and functions • Assist in the scoping of prospective engagements;   provide approaches and estimates • Mentor team members on best practices and techniques within their area of expertise. • The utilization target for this role is 45% • The re-use contribution target for this role is 15% • This individual may be expected to collaborate on a number of joint initiatives; including sales support, detailed design, architecture oversight and governance.  • Travel is required (25%-40% is common). International travel may also be required from time to time.


Skills and Qualifications: • Must possess a broad, enterprise-wide view of the business and varying degrees of appreciation for strategy, processes and capabilities, enabling technologies, and governance • Experience in either an engineering or technical analyst role with a passion for technology and a core understanding of the financial services industry. • Have an in-depth understanding of Eagle software current and future technology capabilities and roadmap • Have the ability to quickly review multiple diverse and complex projects/solution problems and provide constructive critiques • Must possess excellent technical and analytical skills. • Must be a team player able to work effectively at all levels of an organization with the ability to influence others to move toward consensus.   • Must be highly reliable, trustworthy, honest, and commitment oriented • Strong written communication skills and be capable of providing quality documentation and be comfortable presenting to technical and business audiences of all levels  • Experience or visible aptitude working with data modeling, data integration, messaging and API technologies. • Experience or visible aptitude in supporting and managing critical applications that require a large Oracle RDBS platform • Strong Application Development skills and experience. • Demonstrated track record of contributing successfully to the delivery of large and visible high quality projects. • Strong understanding of the architecture technologies common in financial markets.   • Experience with data warehousing; dimensional modeling a plus. • Familiarity with the technologies that are leveraged by scalable cloud based software companies is a plus.
Solutions Consulting - IC3 Acts as a technical resource for clients and mentors more junior associates on building software and solutions for clients. With limited guidance, addresses client concerns by planning, developing, and executing a software based solution. Assigned to consulting problems of moderate complexity or scope/breadth. Conducts relevant competitive, market and/or analyses to inform and guide solutions and strategies for solutions development, adoption and utilization. Employs a client-focused, strategic approach to drive adoption and utilization of solutions through new business efforts for clients and prospects (e.g., sales strategy meetings, demonstrations, finalist presentations, etc.) and industry/professional events. Conducts in-depth analyses on competitive landscape and industry environment. Determines the needs of clients and gathers feedback in order to create and implement software solution to address their issues. Reviews and assesses consulting problems, leveraging market and client insights and related complex analyses, and develop opportunities for new and enhanced solutions. Identifies opportunities and/or gaps within the existing portfolio of solutions. Adept at identifying and compiling the right set of firm solutions to address specific client needs. Works with Platform, Product and Software Development colleagues to define requirements for new/enhanced solutions. Evaluates solutions offered to clients and determines model to measure success of solutions provided. Prices services that are generally more complex and that require the development of novel solutions. Works closely with Relationship Management, Business Development, Account Management, and Product Development teams to deliver on sales and market share goals. Keeps an eye out for new business opportunities when interacting with clients and communicates these opportunities to the project manager or other senior Solutions Consulting resources. Participates in market activities, liaises with industry and professional groups and networks with clients and prospects. Contributes to the firms intellectual capital around solutions and consulting approach to share with the market. No direct reports. Provides guidance to less experienced colleagues as needed. Contributes to the achievement of multiple related teams objectives and profitability of assigned product(s). Bachelors degree or the equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Advanced/graduate degree preferred. 5-7 years of total work experience. Securities, financial products and/or the finance industry experience preferred. Applicable local/regional licenses or certifications as required by the business.

Qualifications

Bachelors degree or the equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Advanced/graduate degree preferred. 5-7 years of total work experience. Securities, financial products and/or the finance industry experience preferred. Applicable local/regional licenses or certifications as required by the business.



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Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Wellesley
Internal Jobcode: 70245
Job: Asset Servicing
Organization: Eagle Investment Systems-HR06405
Requisition Number: 1810225