Banking/Financial Services Principal Architect

Cognizant Technology Solutions Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 2 weeks ago

Banking/Financial Services Technical Architect

Who we are :

Technology Architecture Office is the group responsible for driving various technologies across BFS which includes Fortune 50 Banking and Financial Customers. This is niche group consisting of Enterprise Architects/Solution Architects/Technical Architects across the globe actively providing solutions on Architecture, Design and Technology road map for the Fortune 50 BFS Customers.

Why do you want to join us :

Looking to work on the latest technologies like, Cloud , AI/ML, Cyber Security, Data Streaming, Digital Transformation, etc ? Yes, you found the right one.

You can bring in the emerging technologies into the customers environment. You can lead , guide and transform a banking customer into technology company like Netflix, Google etc. Ready to take up the challenge ?

Please take a look at the roles and responsibilities.

As a Technology Leader, you will get a chance to drive architecture and solution engineering capabilities across the Fortune 50 Banking and Financial Customers. This includes solutions across multiple technologies in alignment with business expected outcomes, design and architectural standards, while meeting quality, performance, security, and business requirements.

BFS TAO - Chief Architect / Principal Architect

The Lead Enterprise Architect is accountable for proactively and holistically leading enterprise responses to disruptive forces by identifying and analysing the execution of change toward the desired business vision and targeted outcomes. The lead enterprise architect is responsible for taking a practical approach to supporting the business. This starts and ends with a focus on delivering signature-ready, actionable recommendations to business leaders, so they can adjust policies and projects to achieve target business outcomes.

Experienced, practicing architect with in-depth experience in Java/JEE technologies, .NET, Microsoft Technologies, Exposure to JavaScript frameworks, with at least 18 - 24 years of experience in the IT industry and having good knowledge in software development and architecture. Good knowledge of new frameworks, platform trends in the space of Cloud Computing, API Management, Microservices, distributed systems, (Incl. Kubernetes, Dockers, Kafka).

Senior candidate with Enterprise Architecture experience and can offer his solutions across the portfolio in consultation with Client. It is an Overarching role and spans across various engagements. This is going to be a long-term role and the candidate should establish very good connect with Customer, define roadmap/strategy, drive initiatives and grow.


Employee Status : Full Time Employee

Shift : Day Job

Travel : No

Job Posting : Aug 05 2022

About Cognizant

Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era.

Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 185 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us @USJobsCognizant.

Applicants may be required to attend interviews in person or by video conference. In addition, candidates may be required to present their current state or government issued ID during each interview.

Cognizant is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you have a disability that requires a reasonable accommodation to search for a job opening or submit an application, please email with your request and contact information.

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