APEX FUND SERVICES (BULGARIA) EOOD
Application Solution Architect
София
full-time

Application Solution Architect

София full-time

About us

The Apex Group is a global financial services provider with 5,000 staff across 50 offices globally. We look to recruit bright, articulate and numerate employees who are not afraid of a challenge and are prepared to work hard and love what they do.
Every employee plays a part in making Apex who we are today and the more that we grow, the more important that becomes. Whatever your career path or specialism Apex provides a global platform to allow you to thrive.

Responsibilities

The Role:

The successful applicant for this position should have 3+ years as an application architect or enterprise architect. The architect will be responsible for the creation, maintenance and management of the application architecture model including the dataflow between these.

The architect will also need to interpret, use and applying information to support a range of strategic activities, particularly those involved in the transition and transformation of applications across the group.

The principal responsibilities are:

• Create and own application architecture documents based on evolving application landscape and business requirements;
• Providing the technical application solution on projects, including components such as design and integrations;
• Work on projects to provide documented application solutions based on existing and new applications;
• Work with project stakeholders and provide status updates, risks and escalate to have them resolved;
• Identify risks, issues and assumptions with the application landscape;
• Collaborate with business and IT teams to implement and transition to future state architecture;
• Be a problem solver capable of translating business needs into technology solutions;
• Ensure that the design being applied meets policies, principles, and standards;
• Working with the technical design authority to ensure the infrastructure design meets the application landscape requirements;
• Experience working on large projects with multiple applications, interfaces and stakeholders.

Requirements and necessary skills

Experience and Knowledge:

• 3 years’ experience in a similar role with a complex application landscape;
• Experience with Corporate Finance applications such as SAP, NavOne, FinancialForce, Concur;
• Experience with application integrations;
• Experience with complex application landscapes;
• Experience working on transition and transformation projects beneficial;
• Experience in the Funds Industry beneficial;
• Proficient in one or more modelling standards such as UML, Archimate;
• Familiar with architecture frameworks such as TOGAF, Zachmann, or other;
• Experience with Modelling tools such as Archi, Visio, or other;
• Strong understanding of application development;
• Strong verbal and written communication skills and ability to present in a clear and concise manner;
• Educated to Bachelor Degree Level or equivalent qualifications/ work experience.

We offer

What you will get in return:

• A genuinely unique opportunity to be part of an expanding large global business;
• Exposure to all aspects of the business, cross-jurisdiction and to working with senior management • directly;
• Work for a fast developing and one of the world leading independent fund administrators;
• Opportunities for professional development;
• Competitive remuneration package including various benefits;
• Positive and hospitable work environment.

We are an equal opportunity employer and ensure that no applicant is subject to less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, gender identity, marital status, race, colour, nationality, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, socio-economic, responsibilities for dependents, physical or mental disability. Any hiring decision are made on the basis of skills, qualifications and experiences.

We measure our success as a business, not only by delivering great products and services and continually increasing our assets under administration and market share, but also by how we positively impact people, society and the planet.

For more information on our commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) please visit our CSR policy page .

If you are looking to take that next step in your career and are ready to work for a high performing organization, alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results, please submit your application.
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