Solution Architect

IT Outsourcing, Professional Services

FinTech Company
This is an opportunity to join an innovative and well-established international technology company that has been serving, enabling and growing the capabilities of the global digital payments ecosystem for over 25 years. As a key member of the company’s project delivery team, you will design and build scalable, secure, and extensible APIs that power engaging customer-facing experiences in the payments space. You will work on-site at a key client’s offices, working closely with product management and development teams to define a world-class product offering and ensure deliverables which match the architectural vision. If you have experience in the cards, payments, and financial services domain with the ability to engage with business and technology leaders to define solution architecture across business functions/sub-domains and technologies, this could be an excellent opportunity for you to make an impact on the global payments ecosystem and take your career to the next level.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Design and build scalable, secure, and extensible APIs that power engaging customer-facing experiences
  • Design and built Network Digital Checkout Solutions
  • Implement a robust API management platform for developer registration, API documentation, caching, authentication.
  • Drive speed of high volume digital channels through performant API architecture and tuning
  • Own the solution architecture, spending 25%-40% of the time in hands-on activities
  • Guard the integrity of the company’s API as a public contract, ensuring its interface follows RESTful conventions, web standards, and industry best practices
  • Work closely with the product management team to help define a world-class product offering
  • Work closely with development team leaders and distribution owners to ensure deliverables match the architectural vision 
  • Provide technical pre-sales support on key account sales
Ideal Background:
  • Knowledge of Payment Networks
  • Extensive experience designing and developing RESTful APIs
  • Worked in Payment domain particularly in Network Digital Checkout
  • Working knowledge of application security technologies, i.e. OAuth2, SSO, OpenID, SAML, etc.
  • Working Knowledge of Encryption 
  • Good knowledge of common open source frameworks and contemporary frameworks including Node.js
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • 4+ years in e-commerce
  • 7+ years of Java
  • Experience delivering mobile solutions
  • CI/CD, Agile, TDD and/or BDD, unit testing and mocking frameworks
Midwest US, or Virtual
Principal Consultant:

Visit us 825 W 10th St. • Sioux Falls, SD
Call Us 605.274.8800       Follow Us Follow us on Linked In
© 2019 R&P Group All Rights Reserved.
Website Designed and Developed by The Gage Team
R&P Group is an executive search firm specializing in credit card recruiting, commercial credit card recruiting, payment processing recruiting, fintech recruiting, card sales recruiting, and prepaid card recruiting. R&P Group's relationship-oriented approach, due diligence and personalized service have led to many long-term clients, both with employers and candidates. R&P Group is based in Sioux Falls, SD and has clients all over the United States.