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Solution Architecture, IT | Selangor | Up to RM 204,000 per Annum | 27 Jun 2018

Solution Architect


Specialisation: Solution Architecture, IT

Email Karen

Location: Selangor, Malaysia
Salary: Up to RM 204,000 per Annum
Type: Permanent
Posted On: 27th June 2018

Client Background & Role Summary:

Our client is a global leader in providing information, analytical and marketing services to organizations and consumers to help manage the risk, reward of commercial and financial decision. They are looking for a Solution Architect who is responsible for the overall solution architecture of the Business Solutions for the Company’s Decision Analytics customers.

Key Responsibilities:

  • General:
    • Work alongside Project Manager, Technical Consultant and Product Consultant, taking responsibility in understanding the project’s scope and ensuring that project work undertaken does not exceed that scope.
    • Manage the technical components of projects and take ownership of the solution as the Solution Architect.
    • Ensure all work is of a high quality and professionally presented.
    • Work closely with fellow team mates.
    • Attend and participate in team meetings.
  • Application / Software Development & Maintenance:
    • Understand the potential and the limitations of information technology and the Company’s products.
    • Act as SME between APAC DA Delivery Hub and the Company’s DA Delivery regions as well as with clients.
    • Must be able to work with various programming languages, operating systems, and computer hardware platforms.
    • Supports Project Manager in developing cost analyses, design considerations, and implementation time-lines.
    • Conduct feasibility studies of a computer system or component.
    • Interact with customers, the Business Consulting Team and Support Team.
    • Interact with other team members and/or define the interfaces associated with the software solution.
    • Keep track of system development.
    • Provide guidance on all technical aspects unit and system testing.
    • Take accountability in leading the respective team in Installation and implementation of new solutions on internal environment and external environment.
    • Ensure quality technical documentation and artefacts.
    • Drives improvement initiatives that enhance delivery efficiency.
    • Co-ordination of client’s acceptance/quality control testing.
    • Monitoring of results to ensure that business requirements are fulfilled.
  • Change Management & Compliance:
    • Ensure maintenance and development of the delivery team’s collateral e.g. source code, development environments, software, documentation, tools.
    • Comply with published standards for coding, testing and documentation and other policies and procedures as laid down under the Delivery Framework.
  • Sales Process / Product Knowledge:
    • Pre-sales software demonstrations and presentations to prospective and existing clients.
    • Completion of assigned pre-sales RFP questionnaire components relating to technical and functional implementation of Experian solutions.
  • Administration / Project Tracking / Project Management:
    • Regular reports on own work and projects to line manager/project manager.
    • Project status reports to clients and internal management.
    • Timely submission of timesheets, leave forms and other administrative components.
  • Personal Development:
    • Design and progression through own Personal Development Plan following the identification, with line management, of technical or interpersonal skills development needs or lack of client/business knowledge.
  • Team Work:
    • Demonstrate commitment to achievement of team objectives by identifying and acting on ad-hoc and ongoing opportunities for providing support to other team members.
    • Provide coaching and cross training to other staff in order to facilitate an even spread of knowledge and aid in succession planning.
    • Mentor and educate other members of the team.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent.
  • Financial industry experience is preferred.
  • A broad knowledge and understanding of relevant technologies supporting the solutions including but not limited to:
    • Java
    • WebServices/SOA
    • XML and related technologies (XSD, XSL…)
    • SQL / Databases
  • Consultative experience and attitude; experience in developing technical solutions.
  • Understand of appropriate technology components.
  • Strong communication skills – both written, oral and presentation in English.
  • Experience and ability to lead a project involving other technological competencies.
  • Experience in implementing Collections application,  System integration, big data solutions.

If you are interested, kindly email your updated resume to Karen at or click “Apply Now”. Regretfully, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Thank you!