Solution Architect

  • Sector: LMA Asia Technology
  • Contact: Samantha Sim
  • Client: LMA
  • Location: Singapore
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Expiry Date: 16 April 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH437571_1708064031

Solution Architect

Role Responsibilities

  • Provide technical leadership in data engineering, guiding data engineering and analytics team. Drive the high-level technical vision of building data management systems and providing data analytics support.
  • Provide support and be a trusted advisor to Data Scientists and other data consumers by identifying data problems and guiding issue resolution with partner Data Engineers and source data providers.
  • Design and develop new systems architecture for data engineering services and their ecosystem, spanning distributed databases (relational, columnar, graph, in-memory); MLOps; orchestration (Apache Airflow); distributed stream/batch data processing (Kafka, Spark); and other big data technologies.
  • Assist in stakeholder management and resolve resource conflicts within or between agile squads. Lead projects involving high level of coordination among departments and business areas.
  • Adapt quickly to change in requirements and be willing to work with different technologies if required. Lead the effort to build, implement and support the data infrastructure.
  • Develop and implement data pipelines that extracts, transforms, and loads data into an information product that helps to inform the organization in reaching strategic goals.
  • Ensure high quality design reviews that meet business and architectural goals and drive critical feedback on architecture and design issues.
  • Onboarding, maintenance and evolution of existing on-premises and AWS cloud data warehouse / data lake system.
  • Be an effective implementer and a technical mentor for the team in the following core activities

Our Ideal Candidate

  • A bachelor's degree in a relevant computer science, engineering, information technology or related field.
  • Experience in implementing innovative solution and best industry practices in the context of Solution Engineering and Extreme Programming (XP) such as Pair programming, Test Driven Design (TDD), Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD), Test Automation, Refactoring.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience with driving and applying user-centered design processes while working collaboratively with customers, along with cross-functional teams including engineering, product management and user research.
  • 12+ years of delivery lead experience with hands-on experience in solutioning, developing and delivering agile projects (planning, execution and team management) as well as managing a team of tech developers.
  • High level of autonomy and influence to unblock delivery of results (evaluate and solve difficult problems involving various teams ranging from data instrumentation to analytics tool development).
  • Extensive work experience as Solution Architect with in-depth knowledge of Programming (frontend, backend), DevOps, Cloud, infra, data and analytics technologies.
  • Ability to solve complex development problems and produce the highest quality code while striving to push the technical boundaries of online applications.
  • Strong solution architect track record, and eager to contribute actively within SCB's solution architect community.
  • Entrepreneurial minded, strong analytical problem-solving skills, and an aptitude for learning systems quickly.
  • Proven experience dealing with Risk and control related actions and artefacts to supporting internal audit.
  • Extensive work experience with backend application development using JAVA, Spring framework.
  • Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards.
  • Good working knowledge on frontend application development using React JS .
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills.
  • Provides periodic status reports to project working groups.
  • A strong desire to establish standards of "Best Practice".
  • Experience with integration with Microservices.
  • Excellent leadership and management skills.


  • Certified Scrum Professional
  • SAFe Program Consultant, LeSS or Lean Methodologies

Role Specific Technical Competencies

  • Experience with two or more Big Data technologies like Spark, Lambda, Kinesis, DynamoDB, Hadoop, Hive, Pig, etc.
  • Knowledge of two or more of RDMS, Spring Data, Postgres, AWS RDS.
  • Spring Boot microservices development.
  • Java development.

Company Reg No.: 201131609D | License No.: 11C4684 | Reg No: R22104317, Samantha Sim