Request ID : 28787-1; 28785-1
Position : Solutions Architect
Duration : 6 months, high possibility for extension
Location : Downtown Toronto (Financial District)
Enterprise risk engineering team is looking for solution architect to develop solution architecture and high-level design for various applications / projects related to Counter-
party Credit Risk. The solution architecture and design would cover current state, target state, interim-states and will illustrate how various key requirements will be implemented using services approach that Risk Target State Architecture calls for and / or using any other approaches.
High level Design covering the full stack of enterprise risk platform which includes DaaS / CaaS / RaaS : Data as a Service, Calculator as a Service, Report as a Service
Work on counterparty credit risk technology initiatives
Coordinate with other Team members to ensure development cycle
Understand and document current state of CCR related applications and flows.
Understand requirements for various initiatives related to counter-party credit risk and any other related initiatives.
Develop Architecture and High level Design for various risk technology initiatives in scope.
Help guide the development teams through various architecture and detailed design choices.
Engage with other Risk Engineering Team members to understand patterns, practices, integration points, interfaces etc., and help further overall Risk Engineering goals beyond CCR.
Ability to understand complex systems and processes and communicate in simple terms to a non-technical audience
Required Skills :
Well experienced in solution architecture and high level design, ideally for CCR and / or Market Risk.
Provide design and build code for CCR Applications fundamental to regulatory reporting
Should have good experience in having developed applications / services using Java, Messaging, Databases, Reporting Tools etc.
Design and develop proof of concepts using Hadoop eco-system
Performing requirements analysis , software design, estimation, development, and project tracking
Well experienced in solution architecture and high-level design, ideally for CCR and / or Market Risk.
Nice to have / s :
Knowledge of FIS Adaptiv platform would be a plus.
Experience with one or more of .Net, Python, Web Application Development etc., would be helpful (not a must have).
Any experience with emerging technologies such as Kafka, Hadoop, Spark would be good.
Business Product or Process Knowledge
Risk for Capital Markets Products, preferably Counterparty Credit Risk
Risk metrics, understanding of trade / position / market / reference data, understanding of
Capital Calculations, awareness / understanding of intraday and end of period (day / month) process flows around defining limits, checking availability, calculations, reporting exceptions, capital calculation process and data flows.