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Senior Solutions Architect

Location: London

Let’s Talk About You


You want to Own Your Career. You’re serious about rising as far and as fast as your work and achievements can take you. And you’re ready to write the next chapter of your career story: a challenging and rewarding role as a Senior Solutions Architect.



A Word About Us


Capco – Forming the Future of Finance


Capco is a distinctly and positively different place to work. Much more than consultants, we are active participants in the global financial services industry. Our passionate business and technology professionals enjoy a unique environment where they are actively encouraged to apply intellect, innovation, experience and teamwork. We are dedicated to fully supporting our world class clients as they respond to challenges and opportunities in: Banking, Capital Markets, Finance Risk & Compliance, Insurance and Wealth and Investment Management. Experience Capco for yourself at capco.com


Let’s Get Down To Business


Capco are looking for a Senior Solutions Architect to help financial services organisations design and implement leading edge IT solutions.  As a Solutions Architect you will be responsible for turning Business and IT requirements into an overarching solutions design, clearly defining the systems, interfaces, data and infrastructure of the proposed solution.  The Solutions Architect will align designs to the Clients IT strategy/roadmap and provide architecture input on behalf of the project/programme to all project governance boards. 


Key Skills

  • Technology Architecture and design & Delivery Management – either from a systems, infrastructure, data and integration perspective

  • Solution Estimation and Planning

  • Architecture Governance

  • JAVA Technology Architecture experience

  • .Net Technology Architecture Experience

  • Virtualisation and cloud architecture experience

  • FS Product Implementation Experience (Capital Markets or Banking)

  • Experience developing Non-Functional Requirements

  • Experience in a range of delivery methods including agile, V-Model and Waterfall delivery styles

  • Large Programme Management Experience


Show Us What You’ve Got


It will be very useful if you have some or all of the following skills and experience:

  • Technology background with early career hands on technical experience.

  • Successful delivery of significant projects within Banking, Capital Markets and/or Insurance, ideally within the last 3 years. 

  • Consultancy background or equivalent experience in change and transformation project environment.

  • Strong stakeholder management experience including experience dealing with and presenting to senior management.

  • Meaningful people management experience (including 3rd party offshore personnel)

  • Hands-on experience of working as a Solutions Architect in a financial services environment


Professional experience is important. But it’s paramount you share our belief in disruptive innovation that puts clients ahead in a tough market. From Day One, your key skill will be to perceive new and better ways of doing things to give your clients an unfair advantage.


Now Take The Next Step


If you’re looking forward to progressing your career with us, then we’re looking forward to receiving your application.


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77-79 Great Eastern Street London
Tel: +44 20 7426 1500
E-mail: enquiries@capco.com

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