Payment Architects - Financial Services, Banking Payment Architects - Financial Services, Banking …

in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
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in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Payment Architects - Financial Services, Banking
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Accenture Singapore is looking for experienced Payment architects ( Technology Consulting Managers) who will provide technology architecture expertise and guidance across our financial services practice . The role will call for the resources to have a wholistic approach across technology and business in the banking domain and be able to not only summarize the current enterprise landscape, but also be able to carve out the target state / to-be enterprise technology architecture based on either the clients' business vision or technology requirements and often, based on a combination of both.

1. Experience in leading the delivery of specific Banking Payment solutions, in one or more areas such as:
  • Faster / Instant Payments,
  • Corporate to Bank Payments
  • Interbank Payments
  • Mobile payments
2. Knowledge of SEPA, SWIFT including GPI, BACS, Ripple etc..

Functional knowledge in one or more of the above areas
  • Able to articulate the functional and technical differences between the various payment methods/schemes e.g. SWIFT, ACH, GIRO, Bacs, CHIPS and CHAPS
  • A detailed knowledge of the Payments Value Chain, able to articulate the functional and technical differences between: Initiation, Order Management, Execution and Clearing & Settlement
  • Experience in developing & offering new payment instruments (e.g. Ripple, Alipay)
  • Experience in working in a consultative position either for a consultancy or acting in an advisory role within an organization
  • Ability to communicate efficiently upwards (to business), downwards (to IT teams) and laterally (to peers, vendors, and client-side staff) with particular emphasis on presenting Target and Interim architectures to a range of stakeholders in the business and technical communities (up to and including CxO level)
  • Familiarity with technology concepts, roles, and terminology, and the ability to work closely with application architects and modelers and the ability to serve as a credible and active participant in architecture groups, steering committees, and forums

Who we are looking at
  • At least 15+ years of relevant experience in Enterprise/ Payments & Technology Consulting , has a deep knowledge of financial services across the various industries
  • A proven track record of having functioned at the physical / operational architecture level and being hands on with the ability to plan ahead and priorities workload
  • Strong communication and convincing skills and the ability to interact meaningfully with the C Suite is a must.
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