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Application Architect

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Date: Jul 5, 2019

Location: Charlotte, NC, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 53164 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Application Architect to join our team in Charlotte, North Carolina (US-NC), United States (US).



Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Partnering with development managers, data specialists, infrastructure technicians and others to define and implement Operational Resiliency architecture and systems.
  • Understanding the broad technology requirements associated with multiple Operational Resiliency initiatives that are significant in scope, complexity and intensity.
  • Helping to lead the definition and roll-out of an overall architectural roadmap for Op Res.
  • Providing good architectural judgment and thought leadership in Op Res technology to strategize and execute against prioritized programs and initiatives.
  • Guiding architecture definition and implementation for multiple Op Res systems.
  • Leveraging bank strategies, capabilities and standards to provide cohesive architectural results.
  • Working in a hands-on manner to define, document, present and drive the detailed architecture.
  • Troubleshooting design issues and helping to resolve impediments to efficient system development and implementation.
  • Identifying, evaluating, escalating and managing technology risks and issues.
  • Conducting and documenting architectural analyses.
  • Exerting architectural oversight over multiple development initiatives.
  • Representing Risk IT in multiple bank processes associated with systems architecture and development.
  • Extensive technical skills and comprehensive knowledge and understanding of an entire line of business or infrastructure sub-domain
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to interact with all levels of an organization
  • Ability to influence across all organizational levels


Basic Qualifications

  • 10+ years of information technology, systems design and planning experience; in systems, applications, or architecture
  • 10+ years of experience in application & data architecture and solution design
  • 5+ years of technology delivery and relationship management experience with small and large business units in a large corporate environment
  • 5+ years of relational database experience
  • 5 + years of Microsoft Visio experience


Nice to Have

  • 10+ years of financial services industry experience preferred
  • 5+ years of risk management experience preferred
  • 5+ years working with Agile development teams, Scrum preferred
  • 5+ years working business continuity planning preferred


Education: A BS/BA degree or higher


This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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