Santander Bank, NA IT Architect in United States
IT Architect - 1801860
The incumbent is part of a team that is responsible for overall architectural direction of the banks enterprise technology systems, including significant enhancements to existing systems and architectural planning for complete end-to-end integrated initiatives.
This is a highly visible role that will provide input to the oversight for other software/system architects within the organization and its affiliates, and will build key relationships within the bank to ensure technology system direction is aligned with business needs and priorities.
Drive future state architecture to support multiple business areas with the bank to ensure technology system direction is aligned with business needs and priorities.
Attend governance and oversight committees related to technology planning, design, and decisioning.
Build strong relationships with business partners to ensure technology alignment with business priorities.
Maintain familiarity with key regulatory/compliance issues and ensure system solutions meet all regulatory requirements.
Create and drive best practices across architecture organization.
Stay current with business and technical trends to propagate best in class thinking within organization.
Develop expert knowledge of existing systems and facilitate creation of mechanisms to track current and future state architectures.
Develop and oversee knowledge base regarding key interfaces and associated detail-level documentation.
Ensure strong analysis of system change implications.
Oversee and provide final bank approval for significant system architecture projects.
Directly participate in design and decisioning related to business-critical and high-risk projects.
Bachelors degree required; Graduate-level degree strongly preferred.
Bilingual (English/Spanish) a strong plus.
7-10 years relevant experience in enterprise architecture for financial services or related industry.
- Between 7 - 10 years
English, bilingual (English/Spanish) a strong plus,
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Knowledge of financial services industry and regulatory compliance a strong plus.
Microsoft Excel (Outlook, Word, Excel & PowerPoint),Polished leadership abilities and proven experience to manage by influence.
Proven knowledge of enterprise systems concepts and software development lifecycle methodologies.
Familiarity with systems/processing paradigms for financial services strongly preferred.
Familiarity with Santander proprietary systems a plus.
Strong ability to build relationships across organizations and levels.
Must be able to align overall technical vision with business needs.
System architecture skills with proven experience in tracking and maintaining system state materials and developing to be plans.
Job : IT & Systems Control
Primary Location : United States
Schedule : Full-time
Job Posting : Apr 9, 2018, 3:20:36 PM
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