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Solution Architect III - Digital Banking - 3DHNC in Buffalo, NY at M&T Bank

Date Posted: 3/28/2018

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Solution Architect III - Digital Banking Buffalo, NY   
OPPORTUNITY Lead the development and maintenance of a complex integration/solution architecture for portfolios, projects and/or domains that supports the most efficient, reliable, scalable, and secure solutions to meet the business needs and technology strategy; this includes planning, evaluating, recommending and designing the solutions to ensure that technology projects are cost effective, compliant with enterprise policies, and corporate technology standards and do not diverge from business and technology strategies.  
RESPONSIBILITIES • Understand business drivers and business capabilities (future and current state), and determine corresponding enterprise system designs and change requirements to drive the LOB or Domain's targeted business outcomes.  
• Design and lead the implementation of a solutions architecture for identified LOBs, Domain, or Projects based on enterprise business strategy, business capabilities and business requirements.  
• Contribute to developed roadmaps and reference architecture patterns  
• Provide consulting support to application architects within projects to ensure the project is aligned with the overall enterprise architecture.  
• Understand cybersecurity principles. Identify and address impacts to ensure Solutions Architecture designs comply with SDLC best practices.  
• Understand Corporate Technology Standards and ensure solutions fully comply. Recommended exceptions where appropriate.  

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
Minimum of an Associates’ degree and a minimum of 10 years’ systems development experience, or in lieu of a degree, a combined minimum of 12 years’ higher education and/or work experience

Minimum of 2 years’ managerial or leadership experience

Experience on large system enhancements, conversions and production problem resolution

Familiarity with application development support software and hardware platforms

Ability to effectively use project management, word processing and spreadsheet applications

Excellent problem solving skills to assist in issue resolution

Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to effectively present to the target audience

Excellent analytical, organization, project, and time management skills; strong judgment and management skills; understands the agendas and perspectives of others

Must be able to assert ideas and gain support and commitment from others
Experience and skill in managing across functional and organizational lines

IDEAL QUALIFICATIONS PREFERRED:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline
Complete understanding of the system development life cycle and the Bank’s enterprise architecture
Understanding of multiple business area’s functions
Good understanding of the Bank’s application framework
Ability to work effectively with clients and IT management and staff personnel
Knows how to work within the organization
Encourages teamwork and acts as a role model when leading and directing others
Must be proactive
Self-motivated and able to motivate others
Ability to handle multiple tasks
Aware of the Bank’s business plan and strategic objectives with the ability to shape direction
We encourage candidates with relevant military experience to apply.
 
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