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Job Description

The role

To work, as part of a Capgemini architecture team working closely with client architects, leading the solution architecture for the clients' defined projects and programmes.

We are looking for an experienced application solution architect, specifically with experience of integration/APIs and retail banking (knowledge/awareness of PSD2 in particular).

A typical role with us would be to define and develop:

• a solution architecture for a project with sufficient detail to include a software architecture design
• an enterprise solutions for a programme to support the programme and any projects that are spawned
• A number of key architecture artefacts including, but not limited to, high and detailed level designs, hypothesis and option papers, and support for strategic roadmap designs across functional domains.

Assignments will vary in size and duration, and may involve working as part of a team delivering a contractual solution, providing expert client-side consultancy, mentoring, design authority project delivery, or acting as a “trusted advisor” and/or “subject matter expert” to clients and internal teams alike. Your relationships will run from senior management level through to project development teams.

The Application Development & Maintenance practice is the largest practice within Capgemini Finanical Services, with a headcount of 6000+ individuals and servicing 500+ clients globally.

In the UK, ADM consists of the following disciplines:

  • Solution architecture
  • Software development
  • Mainframe development
  • Managed services
  • Project/programme management

Given our diverse skillset, ADM is involved in all aspects of client work within the financial services sector, and aims to provide exciting and challenging work to our employees whilst also ensuring individuals have a defined progression path combined with a certification process that allows them to manage their development and careers at Capgemini.

Key responsibilities

• Accountable and responsible for the creation of multi-technology solution architectures to meet business requirements, in line with the bank IT strategy and standards ,and managing that solution through the lifecycle of the project.
• Collaborate with multiple technical groups that include Group Technology (Infrastructure), Security, business analysts and 3rd party incumbent IT & application support provider.
• Supporting the doman architect in the development on IT roadmaps and strategic direction.
• Provide consultancy as required to senior business stakeholders on IT options and solution.
• Responsible for supporting and assuring solution architecture, governance of solution across the modules for end-to-end business solution.
• Business and technical stakeholder management

Skills/experience required

  • Retail banking (including knowledge/awareness of PSD2)
  • Enterprise scale solution architecture delivery is essential (must have led or been key team member for the delivery of enterprise architecture from scope to run)
  • Experience in design and delivery of multi-technology solutions, including legacy mainframes solutions
  • Demonstrable subject matter expertise and senior IS&T manager relationships;
  • Experience of consulting led and relationship led selling a must; business winners required
  • Experience in projects with offshore resources.

We would ideally like somebody based in the North West region, however, London-based candidates who are willing to work away from home Mon-Thurs (with expenses covered) may also be considered.

Skills/experience desired

  • TOGAF 9 or Open Group certification
  • Experience of consulting led and relationship led selling
  • Working knowledge or architecture development tools and techniques

About Capgemini

With more than 190,000 people, Capgemini is present in over 40 countries and celebrates its 50th Anniversary year in 2017. A global leader in consulting, technology and outsourcing services, the Group reported 2016 global revenues of EUR 12.5 billion. Together with its clients, Capgemini creates and delivers business, technology and digital solutions that fit their needs, enabling them to achieve innovation and competitiveness. A deeply multicultural organisation, Capgemini has developed its own way of working, the Collaborative Business ExperienceTM, and draws on Rightshore®, its worldwide delivery model.

Learn more about us at www.capgemini.com.

Rightshore® is a trademark belonging to Capgemini

What we'll offer you

Professional development. Accelerated career progression. An environment that encourages entrepreneurial spirit. It’s all on offer at Capgemini. And although collaboration is at the core of the way we work, we also recognise individual needs with a flexible benefits package you can tailor to suit you.

Why we're different

At Capgemini, we help organisations across the world become more agile, more competitive and more successful. Smart, tailored, often-groundbreaking technical solutions to complex problems are the norm. But so, too, is a culture that’s as collaborative as it is forward thinking. Working closely with each other, and with our clients, we get under the skin of businesses and to the heart of their goals. You will too.


Capgemini positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of age, disability, family or care responsibilities, gender and gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race (which includes colour, caste, nationality and ethnic or national origins), religion or belief, sexual orientation, social or educational background. We foster an inclusive culture that enables everyone to achieve their full potential and enjoy a fulfilling career with us. Our comprehensive flexible benefits package and lifestyle policies enable our employees to balance their individual, family and work-life needs.

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About Capgemini

Capgemini, one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, enables its clients to transform and perform through technologies. Capgemini provides its clients with insights and capabilities that boost their freedom to achieve superior results through a unique way of working - the Collaborative Business Experience - and through a global delivery model called Rightshore®, which aims to offer the right resources in the right location at competitive cost. Present in 36 countries, Capgemini reported 2007 global revenues of EUR 8.7 billion and employs over 83,000 people worldwide.

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