Architect for our Payments Solution

Category: Software Development/ Engineering
Main location: Czech Republic, Praha, hlavní mešto, Prague
Position ID: J0622-1885
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

Mission critical. Highly available with high performance. World class product. Worldwide deliveries.

Would you like to take part in design of such system and get acquainted with financial transaction processing? we want to hear from you!

Your future duties and responsibilities:

As an Architect, you would be working on number of local and international activities that include payment processing product development as well as implementations directly for our clients (typically global and local banks). This role will require tight communication and interaction with external clients, internal analysts/designers, developers as well as testers to ensure the client’s requirements are well understood, appropriate solution is designed and delivered.

You will:
• Get familiar with payments business domain, get acquainted with respective technical industry standards used in various countries and markets
• Familiarize yourself with our product both in terms of functionality but also technical details and integration patterns
• Propose the implementation approach, cooperate on the design of the overall payments ecosystem at the customer, design how the product can fit in the client’s environment and “sell it” to the customer
• Take part in bid phase, formulate the solution, provide the estimates
• Take part in composition of functional specification, technical design of functional and integration changes
• Organize and lead meetings both external and internal
• Cooperate with colleagues working on the other parts of the project lifecycle (e.g. development, testing) and be able to take the responsibility and manage the delivery team with respect to the time, costs and quality

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

What do we need from you:
• Experience with SW development, previous working experience in this domain is a must
• Familiarity with application architecture, integration patterns
• Experience with the analysis and design, ideally in banking/financial sector
• Knowledge of UML Modeling, preferably in Enterprise Architect tool
• Experience with project deliveries, preferably in international context
• Very good communication skills in English, both verbal and written
What would be nice to have is:
• Experience delivery projects on Vendor side
• Banking knowledge, specifically payment processing business domain including respective industry
• Industry Standards (SWIFT, SEPA, ISO20022, etc.)
• Experience with Relational & noSQL databases, Java technologies/frameworks, integration patterns, analytical tools

What do we offer

• Possibility to purchase company share and participation in company profit
• Professional growth and development through certified training programs and knowledge sharing
• The full-time contract for an indefinite period
• Flexible working hours
• Home-office upon agreement
• Professional growth and development through certified training programs and knowledge sharing
• Multi-sport card
• 900 CZK/monthly for your leisure activities
• 120 CZK meal vouchers
• 5 weeks of vacation
• 3 sick days
• 30 days of fully paid sick leave
• Special tariff offer in O2
• Life Insurance
• Company loan without interest
• Mental health program
• Friendly working together culture
• And many more!


  • Java

What you can expect from us:

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees "members" because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

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