Solutions Designer and SME in Payments

Eagle is currently seeking a Solutions Designer and SME in Payments. This is a twelve (12) month, contract position scheduled to start in March.

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Providing comprehensive senior level technical consulting to other IT senior management and senior technical teams;
  • Helping create high level as well as detailed system integration plans;
  • Working very closely with several technology groups and LOBs to identify and evaluate existing applications and determine the best and most relevant approaches and next steps;
  • Providing excellent advisory and SME expertise on best practices, methods and detailed approaches to integrating multiple applications in a highly complex enterprise FI’ environment;
  • Providing subject matter expertise on specific existing technologies;
  • Performing evaluation, selection of new and emerging tools and techniques and supporting the development of business and technology proposals by estimating implementation costs and evaluating options;
  • Evaluating compliance with the organization's technology standards;
  • Analyzing market trends and experiences;
  • Providing end-to-end technology solutions in alignment with business vision and overall payments technology strategy;
  • Creating high-level design artifacts and highlight design issues;
  • Turning business and architecture concepts into implementable designs and supporting development and project management in delivering the product;
  • Assessing infrastructure;
  • Contributing in technology landscape and strategy roadmap definition;
  • Working with the BAs to ensure a full set of non-functional requirements are defined as appropriate to the project;
  • Leading special technical projects;
  • Leading technology proof-of-concepts by working closely with external partners and vendors;
  • Providing broad understanding of platforms and applications across all technologies;
  • Ensuring the designed specifications achieve business needs;
  • Coordinating with business partners to define joint business-technology roadmaps and translating user requirements to define and design high-level solutions;
  • Participating in the evaluation of external products and services and making recommendations on these products that align with the strategic vision of the group and the company;
  • Participating with creation of BRD user story map, reviewing and recommending signoff; 
  • Ensuring target system and vendor understand the requirement implications;
  • Participating in elaboration sessions as the SRDs are defined, reviewing and recommending signoff; and,
  • Working with the BAs and business to identify what data volumes would be expected for different flows, different interfaces and different user interface components, documenting underlying assumptions as appropriate.

Skills and Qualifications

The qualified candidate must have:

  • Master’s in computer science; 
  • Five (5) years’ experience as Solution or Technical Architect to FI’s;
  • Strong FI experience as well as Systems Integration experience;
  • Expertise in a hands-on role in integration of highly complex FI applications and systems on at least 2 very large complex projects or programs;
  • Experience in leading technical teams;
  • Experience presenting to executives;
  • Experience with business and architecture teams to develop and design technology solutions;
  • Experience with application development, analysis and design;
  • Subject matter expertise in payment;
  • Excellent ability to create executive decks independently;
  • Experience in relationship management;
  • Ability to multi- task; 
  • Strong communication skills; 
  • Comfortability with Csuite and all levels of stakeholders; and,
  • MBA background (an asset).

Don’t miss out on this opportunity, apply online today!

Eagle is an equal opportunity employer and will provide accommodations during the recruitment process upon request. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with Eagle and that employment with Eagle will only commence when placed on an assignment as a temporary employee of Eagle.

  • Posted On: March 08, 2019
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Job ID: 59857
  • Location: Toronto/GTA ON