Senior Payments Solutions Architect (Remote) Senior Payments Solutions Architect (Remote) …

Accenture UK
in Slough, United Kingdom
Contract, Full time
Last application, 27 Nov 21
Up to £900 per day (depending on skills and experience)
Accenture UK
in Slough, United Kingdom
Contract, Full time
Last application, 27 Nov 21
Up to £900 per day (depending on skills and experience)
Posted by:
James Durnford • Workforce Director
Posted by:
James Durnford
Workforce Director

Solutions Architect x2

Location: Remote with minimal travel to Ireland

Day Rate: Up to £900 per day (depending on skills and experience)

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Duration: 6 months

About the role:

Accenture, Strategy & Consulting provide deep industry knowledge across industry. This role sits within our Financial Services division, encompassing Banking, Capital Markets, and Insurance services.

This role is working remotely with one of one our key Ireland based banking clients on a transformation programme on behalf of the bank for their API and Payments programmes.


  • Accountable for delivering effective solution designs within the Bank’s ISO20022 Payments Program, specifically building out a set of Channel Payment Services
  • Designing end-to-end payment solutions to meet business needs within the context of a broader solution implementation
  • Contributing to overall solution planning, working with other architects as well as highlighting technical risks, issues, and assumptions
  • Producing required design artefacts
  • Working with the business and factories to help refine requirements
  • Presenting to the Bank’s Architecture Review Board when necessary
  • Engaging with key stakeholders in Payments and across the business
  • Ensure solutions align with strategic architecture principles and direction
  • Reviewing requirements and monitor change requests to ensure the solution design is fit for purpose

Skills and experience sought:

  • Experienced Solution Architect in designing solutions for Payments Projects and Programs, working in complex multi-vendor change delivery organisations
  • RESTful Web Service design and best practices
  • Experience with MuleSoft or Microservices in general is highly desirable
  • Experience in modern engineering practices and technologies
  • Experience with Data Modelling (Logical and Physical), strategies for Service Decomposition and Service Design
  • Strong working knowledge of integration architecture principles
  • Continuous improvement and innovative mind-set
  • Financial Services experience, and specifically Payment’s domain experience would be advantageous
  • Ability to work independently and with minimal guidance
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet demanding timelines


  • AWS experience or equivalent cloud platform experience
  • AWS Solutions Architect certifications a plus
  • TOGAF, Zachman, SABSA or other general architecture certifications a plus

About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries — powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. With 509,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.

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