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Cloud Architect - Financial Services

Location:  Diegem
Other locations:  Anywhere in Country
Salary: Competitive
Date:  03-Dec-2022

Job description

Requisition ID:  764061

As part of our Technology & Innovation practice , EY’s Cloud Architects are creating and driving the architectural roadmap and cloud transformation strategy for our clients in the financial sector.

We also take a hands-on approach with architectural solutions for specific, state of the art banking and insurance software packages, working closely with the business side, as well as the development teams and domain architects.

We understand our clients and their need for integrated, agile teams, we are experts in the industry, and we take on new challenges as we push technology forward.


Our consultants work on the most relevant topics in the industry, such as: 

  • Developing real time cloud based lending solutions
  • Developing robot advisors meant to optimize savings and investments
  • Ensuring scalability and performance of real time payments.
  • Set up and ensuring anti money laundering and sanction screening solutions
  • Develop and deploy ESG, Decarbonization, and Sustainability processes and tools 
  • Develop the open banking and API economy 
  • Design the digital insurance process in support of end-to-end automated and paperless underwriting and claims processes


We currently have opportunities for capable, passionate professionals who enjoy a fast paced international environment, to join as Cloud Architect.


As a Cloud Architect in our Financial Services Advisory practice, you will:


  • Drive architectural design for large, complex projects
  • Lead cloud adoption strategies for business critical departments
  • Develop a deep understanding of our business and translate strategy into architecture
  • Participate in the central architecture team to set the architectural direction
  • Ensure initiatives are adhering to strategic architecture guidelines
  • Use state of the art technologies to solve real problems for our customers at a massive scale
  • Share your knowledge and help the team evolve towards cloud best practices
  • Work in Agile mode, in small autonomous teams with short release cycles.


What are we looking for?


  • Bachelor or Master degree in a relevant field (Computer Science, Civil Engineering, Quantitative disciplines, etc.) or equivalent through experience
  • Professional experience (between 3 – 8 years), ideally (some) in consulting and exposure to the banking or insurance sector
  • Experience with large-scale systems running on AWS / GCP / Azure or other comparable cloud provider is an asset
  • Experience working with a microservices architecture
  • Hands-on experience with building and maintaining real-time, transaction-heavy systems
  • Deep understanding of systems architecture and the ability to apply this to business needs
  • Understanding and experience with web services and API design
  • Fluency in French or Dutch, with excellent business English
  • Strong analytical skills, conceptual thinking and pragmatic approach
  • Solid communication and presentation skills
  • Certifications such as Agile, Scrum, or other SDLC methodologies (covering Project management and business and functional analysis), are a plus.


What’s in it for you? As a member of the EY family, you will:


  • Join a leading global professional services firm
  • Develop in an entrepreneurial organization which supports you to work within your areas of interest
  • Benefit from extensive trainings, both on technical matters, as well on soft skills and project management
  • Get individual coaching and mentoring and learn from experts
  • Interact with your colleagues on international level.




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