Fiserv Solutions Architect, Advisory II in Springfield, Illinois
What does an exceptional Solution Architect do?
This role will be a member of the Solution Architecture team working with the vendors, business, architects and agile developments groups to define and deliver solutions for cloud-based architecture. The Solution Architect is responsible for providing SME knowledge for delivering ATM application. The Card Services business at Fiserv debit and credit processing, ATM monitoring, driving and ATM Managed Services, digital, fraud and risk, loyalty and analytics solutions and owns and operates the Accel®, Star® and MoneyPass® surcharge-free Networks. We deliver financial institution and consumer-friendly payments experiences to clients through a broad array of integrated solutions.
Solution Architect is responsible for driving the adoption of the software architecture best practices. Accountable for inspiring change that moves technology and the business forward. The individual will provide technical leadership to large, strategic, highly complex system development projects involving multiple platforms. Provide thought leadership to improve our existing offering and craft innovative solutions to evolve the application architecture to the “Go to forward” strategy.
As a Solution Architect, you can look forward to:
The role is highly influential to spearhead the vision and architecture to harness the full benefits of frictionless user experience. This role requires advanced technical skillset in depth and an ability to effectively communicate across both application development and product teams. The ideal candidate possesses a good blend of business and technical aptitude and has a strong need to learn new things as well as research customer insights, trends and business challenges.
Proactively and holistically leading or supporting architecture activities that create deliverables that guide delivery teams toward achieving targeted business outcomes.
Guiding vendors and Fiserv delivery teams in delivering best in class solutions.
Referencing architectures for ATM solutions, automated testing, continuous integration and build management.
Partnering with third parties as necessary to deliver ATM solutions
Developing prototypes to demonstrate the merits of a proposed solution.
Contributing to all phases of the Product Development Lifecycle (PDLC), including working with a Test Automation team to develop end-to-end testing of the solutions being developed.
Collaborating with Solution Architects and infrastructure leads to build a technical roadmap for ATM platform, building out the capabilities and business value while maintaining up-to-date versions and technical components.
Assisting with EPIC elaboration to features and functional design
Creating architecture vision and develop high level solution design for any new functionality
Overseeing product and delivery teams to review the SOW and contracts.
Contributing with implementation teams for client integration and onboarding.
Partnering with delivery team for security remediation activities
Assisting application support team for performance, scalability, reliability and capacity planning
Researching and suggesting modern ways of development using cloud solutions.
Enforcing standards, frameworks, and architecture principles and governance to keep the overall architecture evolving toward the target state.
Maintaining application level roadmaps, short term and long-term strategic plans to align with the forward-looking deliverables.
Required Qualifications for consideration:
Bachelor's Degree required, Degree in CIS, MIS, EE, or other technical related degree preferred.
7+ years of Java software development experience.
Preferred Qualifications for consideration:
Understanding of ATM Systems Engineering.
Strong understanding of SOA, Restful, Event Driven, and Microservices.
Experience creating architecture and roadmaps.
Experience with API access and security policies
Experience with Infrastructure migration and integration
Expertise in Security, IAM Policies and Networking.
Broad experience with cloud service providers such as AWS, Azure and Google Cloud.
Experience with DevOps CI/CD, Jenkins, Maven, Gitlab, or SonarQube.
Agile experience in Scrum, SAFe, Lean, or Kanban.
TOGAF or SEI – Software Architecture Certification.
Learn more about us.
To support the total well-being of our associates, Fiserv takes a broad approach to our benefits. We offer a comprehensive benefits package that provides flexibility and affordability with a variety of medical, dental, vision, life insurance and disability options.
We are #FISVProud of our benefits and well-being programs. Our commitment to wellness, wellness education, preventive services and fitness activities are designed to meet you where you are.
In this role you will be aligned with our card solutions team. Card Services authorizes and settles point-of-sale (POS) and ATM transactions, monitors and drives ATMs, provides nationwide switching of debit, credit, prepaid and ATM transactions, and owns the Accel® Network. We provide clients with proven solutions to maximize profit, reduce cost, and mitigate risk.
We welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce. Fiserv is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Females/Vets/Disabled/LGBT)
Explore the possibilities of a career with Fiserv and Find Your Forward with us.