Senior .NET Application Architect

Western Union - Montvale, NJ (30+ days ago)4.0

We are seeking an Sr. .NET Application Architect, based at Western Union‘s Montvale, NJ location. In this role, you will be supporting the AML Compliance IT Solutions for the WU Business Solutions and Payments Services businesses. You will work on projects involving the entire software development cycle, from interpreting and facilitating requirements to developing software to supporting production deployments.

Sound interesting? Here are some specifics:
Works with Compliance partners to understand and facilitate project requirements
Prepares clear and thorough functional and technical design documents involving applicable use cases and design protocols to ensure clear understanding of development work to deliver related requirements
Leads teams across multiple time zones to deliver innovative software solutions utilizing a broad spectrum of technology and innovation
Collaborates with multiple groups including Compliance, technology teams, Operations, test teams, third party vendors, etc. to ensure alignment to requirements and processes to deliver successful solutions
Takes responsibility to yield enhancements, quality improvements, and cost reduction
Uses database design and data analytics to ensure system is architected upon a strong foundation of information and to provide feedback to business and operations teams
Becomes the central point of ownership for the end to end system, designs solutions for the functional areas, and innovatively solves any problems

What you will need to succeed:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Technology is preferred
8+ years of total relevant work experience as an Application Architect is preferred
Strong written and verbal communication skills including demonstration of written functional specifications and technical designs, development of processes and procedures, and the ability to interact with partners globally.
Strong application development skills, with the ability to implement and oversee best coding practices
Ability to interact with cross-functional teams and lead them based on their functional areas of responsibility
Self-starter with ability to multi-task, prioritize, manage workload, and consistently deliver results
Strong analytical and logical skills and attention to detail
Must be a problem solver with demonstrated experience in solving technology challenges, with a can-do attitude
Knowledge of architecture design concepts, object-oriented design and technique
Knowledge of database architectures and operating systems
Experience in Agile and Iterative development methodologies
Experience in Continuous Integration for application builds is a plus
1+ Years of experience in the Financial industry a plus
AML Compliance experience is a plus
Transaction Monitoring experience is a plus
Regulatory Reporting experience is a plus
Case Management experience is a plus

Technical Areas of Expertise:
.Net, C#, ASP.Net Core
SOA and Micro-services
Microsoft SQL Server
CCTray or equivalent experience is a plus
NoSQL Databases experience is a plus
HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Angular TypeScript, JSON and jQuery experience is a plus
Cloud, AWS, Big Data and associated tools experience is a plus