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VP Systems Architect of Cloud for Global Payments Company

Job Info:

Category: Executive/Management
Company Description: A Start-up within Global Payments Leader
Salary: Highly Competitive, Depending on Experience
Position Type: Permanent
Job Number: 9965

Job Description:



Our client, the leading global payments company, is looking to hire a VP of Architecture to unify and establish their platform architecture.

This team provides architectural support to Digital, Marketing, Loyalty and Business Solutions portfolio and drives consistent product architecture across the portfolio. It drives platform integrity and consistency across the portfolio working with Product Managers, Domain architects and Infrastructure leads.



  • You will work in a matrix structure with domain architects. You will develop, foster and grow that community.
  • You will define the basic tenets for platform architecture - best practices for functional extensibility consideration, service decomposition, user experience and partner experience in collaboration with other stakeholders.
  • Establish platform level blueprint for service interactions, support, partner integrations, toolkits etc.
  • Build a community of domain architects fostering closer interactions that drive product consistency and integrity.
  • Drive technical platform education across the Product Management teams.
  • Team building and mentoring
  • Participate in technical review of portfolio projects..
  • Regularly communicate with management about risk analysis and tradeoffs.
  • Perform knowledge sharing and coaching, mentoring by
  • Tech Talks & Presentation session on specific topics of expertise
  • Technical writing and publishing - Articles, Blogs, References
  • Drive Talent Acquisition, Development and Mentoring for the team.


All About You

  • You have demonstrable experience in building globally distributed high transaction volume Products.
  • You are a hands-on, polyglot (full stack) technology leader with experience in a wide range of technologies. You have demonstrable experience with microservices and cloud technologies
  • You are well engaged with open source community preferably as a contributor.
  • You are passionate about ‘Product Development' and its technology lifecycle.
  • You obsess about driving improvements through metrics and believe in ‘measure everything' philosophy.
  • You have exceptional communication skills and are at ease communicating with both senior and junior level audience, with both technical and non-technical audience
  • You are a self learner and an agent of change, looking to keep the team at the bleeding edge of technology through necessary education and persuasion.




All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting their resume as an MS word document including a cover letter with a summary of relevant qualifications, highlighting clearly any special or relevant experience.

Please Note: All inquiries will be treated with the utmost confidentiality. Your resume will not be submitted to any client company without your prior knowledge and consent.

Contact Recruiter
Senior Technical Recruiter
Andiamo Partners | 90 Broad Street, Suite 1501, New York, NY 10004

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