The roles key responsibility will be defining the overall technical architecture for the merchant vertical applications pertaining to the Retail, Transport & Restaurant products
The person should be an Architect for a leading edge payments solutions across mobile and enterprise applications, point of sale, core payments processing, pre-paid solution, digital wallets etc.
Experience with designing and architecting high volume payments solutions for institutional solutions will be critical.
Exposure in solutioning and implementing one or more payment products, knowledge of trends of International Payments and knowledge of standard payment message formats like MT, ISO8583, ISO 20022, IFX.
Knowledge on the in-flight and upcoming regulations in the local / Global markets.
Implementation experience of at least two Payment projects / products implementation in a lead role as an architect or solution architect for a tier1 institution.
Translating business requirements into technical solution designs, which may include contextual, conceptual, logical and physical views of the architecture
Liaise with the relevant the business and external suppliers to assist the project manager in the delivery and integration of the components (application, infrastructure, data and security)
Pro-actively provide design leadership and guidance to projects, 3rd party partners and infrastructure domains in their planning and project development lifecycle
Provide initial costs, resource estimates, timelines, plans and assumptions, using standard project processes and contribute to feasibility studies, concepts and business cases
To maintain technology expertise in one or more specialist domains through investigation of new supplier offerings and their product roadmaps, in conjunction with the Enterprise Architects.
Provide expert solution advice, and where appropriate, contribute to the shaping of commercial / contractual arrangements
Conduct proofs of concept for emerging technologies