Prpal Lead-Architect IND
Develop and manage road maps and technical designs, govern implementations and ensure ongoing application health by applying a broad understanding of all areas of architectural domains (data, infrastructure, applications and security). Expertise will be applied to highly complex and/or broad scale projects in a general area or focused in a specific technical area (e.g. Data, Solutions or Technology Architecture). Translate business needs into technical solutions by planning, developing and refining to-be architectures. The Senior Architect for Data Integration Infrastructure is specifically responsible for designing reusable data integration (ETL, Messaging, file transfer, API mgmt, etc.) platform solutions and patterns, both on premise and in the cloud, for use across the enterprise. Responsibilities
Develop current to future state architecture road maps. Align and promote enterprise technology (data, infrastructure, applications and security) principles and strategy. Contribute to and author application and capability strategies. Establish, maintain and apply architecture standards, disciplines and principles. Use appropriate design techniques and methodologies to translate project requirements into detailed designs, consistent with platform strategy and road map. Design external system interface architecture that includes appropriate application of techniques and standards. Determine integrated hardware and software architecture solutions that meet performance, usability, scalability, reliability, security and business/functional requirements. Create effective and efficient control patterns, conduct risk evaluations, and enforce policies and standards to enable the enterprise to conduct business at an appropriate level of risk. Research and recommend technology to improve current systems. Ensure capabilities are reviewed and compliant with appropriate levels of risk respective to hardware/software currency, performance/availability, security and information/transaction integrity and drive the awareness of required improvements. Maintain deep expertise in architectural modeling, frameworks, emerging technologies, and best practices. Mentor and develop less experienced technical staff. Provide technical leadership in both business-as-usual and crisis conditions. Recommend new procedures and processes to drive desired results on diverse projects. Perform industry research with external parties and maintain networks amongst peers. Develop and communicate governance parameters that take into account stakeholders' interests and processes with measurable results. Partner with other architects to ensure alignment and integration across portfolio boundaries and promote an enterprise focus on applications management. Develop and build strong relationships within and across the lines of business and use effective communication skills to influence and accomplish strategic application architecture objectives. Required Qualifications
Bachelors degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering, or related technical field; or related work experience. 10-15 years of relevant experience required. Broad experience across architecture practices (data, infrastructure, applications and security) with depth of experience in at least one area. Knowledge of Enterprise-wide architecture and ability to 'see the big picture' and how it affects current and future technologies. Internal/External consulting experience that spans organizational boundaries and includes influencing technology and business leaders. Depth of experience in the architecture, design, implementation and support of complex enterprise solutions. Exposure to multiple, diverse technical configurations, technologies, and process improvements. Preferred Qualifications
Significant business knowledge and have one or more areas of concentrated technical expertise. Demonstrated ability to explain highly technical solutions to technical and non-technical teams. Ability to drive architectural discussions to ensure solutions are designed for successful deployment in the cloud Ability to provide thought leadership on AWS services and capabilities Certified professional level in AWS certification • Messaging, inter-application communication and integration (e.g. IBM WebSphere MQ, IBM Integration Bus, IBM WebSphere Message Broker) • ETL platforms (e.g. Informatica Power Center and Power Exchange, SQL Server Integration Services) • Managed data transfers (e.g. IBM Sterling Integrator, Control Center, and Connect Direct) • Web services and protocol translation (e.g. IBM DataPower Gateway) • API management and gateways (e.g. CA (Layer 7) API Management) • Data federation and virtualization • Change data capture and data replication • Supporting public and private cloud application deployments and integration between them • AWS integration solutions such as Batch, Glue, Data Pipeline, Kinesis, SNS, SQS, etc. • Supporting big data, business intelligence, machine learning/AI and unstructured data solutions • Maintaining compliance in highly regulated industry sectors About Our Company
With the right company, life can be brilliant. Ameriprise India LLP has been providing client based financial solutions to help clients plan and achieve their financial objectives for 125 years. We are a U.S. based financial planning company headquartered in Minneapolis with a global presence. The firm's focus areas include Asset Management and Advice, Retirement Planning and Insurance Protection. Be part of an inclusive, collaborative culture that rewards you for your contributions and work with other talented individuals who share your passion for doing great work. You'll also have plenty of opportunities to make your mark at the office and a difference in your community. So if you're talented, driven and want to work for a strong ethical company that cares, take the next step to create a brilliant career at Ameriprise India LLP.
Ameriprise India LLP is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, genetic information, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, marital status, family status or any other basis prohibited by law.