MasterCard Manager, Product Architecture in Rickmansworth, United Kingdom
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Manager, Product Architecture
This is a product architecture role within Vocalink’s SD&A team accountable for the software architecture of Vocalink’s International Analytics Cloud platform. The role is responsible for providing the design, technical direction and thought leadership for the architecture; making sure it meets current and future business needs. The candidate will work closely with the Analytics Data Science and Product Teams to understand the drivers, goals, requirements and desired outcomes for the platform; and also the Platform Engineering Team to enable it’s delivery.
•Thought leadership and technical responsibility for the ongoing development of the software architecture on the Analytics Cloud Platform.
•To work closely with Analytics Data Science and Product Teams to understand business drivers, goals, requirements and desired outcomes from technology solutions.
•To work closely with Platform Engineering Team to enable delivery
All About You::
•Significant previous experience in technical leadership roles, designing and delivering solutions on the cloud.
•Deep knowledge of modern software architecture techniques, such as microservice, event sourcing and event driven design.
•A deep understanding of one or more Cloud Platforms (such as Azure, AWS or Google Cloud) (preferably Azure).
•(Optional) Experience of designing and implementing private and hybrid cloud solutions
•Experience with stream processing technologies such as Kafka.
•Experience with RDBMS, NOSQL database technologies such as Postgres & Redis
•Experience with API Gateway’s and developing REST-based APIs.
•Experience of container-orchestration and containerisation technologies, e.g., Kubernetes, Docker.
•Understanding/Interest in information management, information architecture, data quality, master data, integration, warehousing and analytics.
•A background in development and a hands-on attitude to architecture.
•Will be someone with leadership qualities who proactively seeks effective approaches to tasks and problems and sets a high professional standard for themselves and others.
•Excellent interpersonal and written/oral communication skills with the ability to inform and influence internal and external stakeholders.
•Provide detailed technical explanations to architects and developers, while also being able to clearly articulate complex solutions to non-technical clients and stakeholders
•Comfortable creating architectural/technical documentation and diagrams.
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Requisition ID: R-101258