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SVP / VP, Platform Architect, Consumer Banking Technology, Technology and Operations

Singapore, Singapore | DBS Bank

  • Industry:
    Banking / Investment Banking
  • Position Type:
  • Functions:
    Financial Services Professional
    IT / Information Technology
  • Experience:
    7-10 years
Job Description:
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As Platform Architect for the Consumer Finance Platform, you will be the thought-leader to ensure we deliver state of the art technology at industry-best levels. As a specialist in solution design, application architecture and platform architecture, you will apply your skills and experience within fast-paced and customer-centric environments towards leading architecture and design for the Consumer Finance platform at large. 

With your experience in solution design and architecture, preferably within a financial services organisation, you will apply your skills and experience to establish and lead an architecture capability for Consumer Finance. 


Act as visionary and strategist for solutions/applications/systems across the Platform

Provides expertise to identify and translate system requirements into software design artefacts

Understand the system process flow of the primary business processes. Provide a clear picture of the functionality map and the applications footprint of various applications across the map

Advise during the business development life cycle by serving as a solution SME to help identify and qualify business development opportunities

Provide end to end solution and design details

Drive experimentation to assess new solution/application paths

Lead formation of architecture roadmaps for the Platform

Lead / participate in product selection process 

Lead development of formalized solution methodologies

Interface and coordinate tasks with internal and external technical resources. Collaborate to provision estimates, develop overall implementation solution/application plan, and serve as a lead as required, to implement the installation, customization, and integration efforts

Oversee aspects of project life cycle, from initial kickoff through requirements analysis, design and implementation phases for projects within the solution/application area

Provide quality assurance for services within the solution/application area

Work with Managers to establish professional development needs for practitioners in the solution/application area.

Survey market landscape for solution/application insights, direction, vendors, and methods

Responsible for the change in delivery and deployment strategy for all applications to a total replacement for applications at the end of their technology or functionality lifecycle


Experienced in SOA and EOA architecture 

Significant and solid software engineering experience

Deep end-to-end architecture and technology experience, including front-end, middleware, mainframe, databases, data warehouses, within banking environments

Deep understanding of TOGAF and BIAN architecture frameworks

Understanding of enterprise integration and messaging patterns, SOA governance practices

Excellent written and verbal communication skills 

Proven experience of having solved complex analytical and technical problems 

Strong analytical skills and proven ability to simplify and clearly communicate complex analytical outcomes, linkages and messages 

Ability to work independently and handle multiple concurrent initiatives

Proactive and able to work under pressure, strong problem-solving skills and positive attitude

Experience of leading, coaching, mentoring and managing technical teams

Minimum 8 years’ experience in architect role

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