In this role, you will… be responsible for managing and providing technical direction to Application and data architects in the CTO Organization. The VP of Architecture will work closely with the CTO to align the Architecture team with the strategic objectives and roadmap provided by the CTO.
This role will be responsible for the technical quality and scalability of solutions provided to the ServiceLink software development Organization. To that end, this role will work closely with the VPs of software development and Engineering along with the data&analytics group. VP of Architecture will also work closely with other technical staff to conduct Pilots/Proof Of Concepts/Technology to prove out an idea, and take it from ideation all the way to production. As such, this role will be the technical lead for the Architecture group and will be measured on the technical quality of the products designed/produced by this group.
DETAILED JOB DUTIES
Responsible for scalability, reliability and performance of EXOS technology solutions
Provide technical direction to the application and data architecture teams
Work closely with software development managers to ensure technology standards are adhered to
Work with other senior architecture resources and collaborate on innovative solutions
Conduct R&D and provide cutting edge technologies to solve complex business challenges where necessary
Will work closely with Software Engineering, product management, data and infrastructure architecture teams
Lead due diligence on technology pilots with vendors where necessary
Participate in build vs buy decisions
Document and prepare presentations
Passion for technology, attention to detail and focus on quality are a must have
Must have Bias for Action and work toward measurable KPIs, no ivory tower architecture
Must be highly technical, and be able to roll up sleeves if needed
Must be self assured and allow other senior resources to contribute/collaborate and succeed
10+ years in an enterprise environment as an architecture lead
Bachelors in Engineering/Math or related field
Ability to build consensus and balance conflicting priorities while keeping team morale high
Ability to manage very senior technology resources with respect while driving Organizational goals
Experience in leading multi-milliion dollar technology solutions
Ability to understand business needs and align technology solutions to the business objectives
Ability to present design/ideas/prototypes
ServiceLink is a mortgage services company headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA that helps clients in the lending industry and beyond achieve their strategic goals, realize greater efficiencies and better serve their customers by delivering best-in-class technology, services and insight with a relentless commitment to upholding the highest standards of quality, compliance and service.