IntroductionIBM Application Consultants work directly with our clients on key initiatives. You will have the opportunity to build an in-depth understanding of their business issues and implement organizational strategies that drive adoption of change. We are looking for experts who can build credibility and trust with our clients and provide knowledge that addresses individual and unique business needs.Your Role and ResponsibilitiesAs a Core Banking Technical Architect, you will be responsible to define the technical solutions to facilitate core banking progressive modernization engagements. You will require strong stakeholder management skills to coordinate with infrastructure, DevOps, security experts to shape and estimate a ISV based banking solution. The successful candidate will have deep architect experience with large enterprises on Banking & Technology Strategy.Your unique role will drive success and determine where to compete, how to differentiate, and how to innovate business models and technology platforms by taking advantage of new digital technologies. You will be an accomplished core banking & payments ISV technical SME and drive IBM's consistent growth by bringing to the table your technical banking skills. Picture yourself working with a highly motivated and successful team within IBM's Banking practice.In this role you will:+ Provide technical leadership to our IBM and client teams in the banking industry using cloud and cognitive computing.+ Bring deep technical industry expertise in digital banking, pioneering banking transformation across business, operations, and technology.+ Evangelize growth and eminence of Banking at IBM by supporting technical thought leadership, and practice development activities.+ Provide innovative ideas with our clients' to explore disruptive strategies that create business value.+ Promote IBM's unique value proposition in the market built around IBM's banking and payments services and assets. Specialized in on or more of: Digital Transformation, Optimization, Workflows, Banking Operations, Banking Services Operating Model, and end-to-end processing.+ Build, grow, and steward client relationships. Assist in client satisfaction and maintaining a strong client relationship through delivery excellence.+ Be responsible for shaping deals and to lead the team to prepare proposals for clients, and initial selling of the offering+ Utilize your banking domain expertise across Deposits, Lending, Payments and/or Wealth with excellent communication skills and strong knowledge of business / functional architecture, experience not only with sales but with delivery of banking transformations or core banking modernizationCOREBANKING2020Required Technical and Professional Expertise+ 8+ years of experience in core banking progressive modernization of existing cores in an architect capacity (FIS Profile, Hogan, Systematics etc.)+ Sound knowledge of current market technical trends, cloud infrastructure and modernization to cloud+ 5+ years of current technical market trends, including Cloud, Cognitive, Digital, Microservices / APIs+ Strong knowledge and experience across Deposits, Lending, Payments and/or Wealth domains+ 8+ years of experience in delivery of complex consulting services projects within the Financial Services Industry+ 5+ years of experience in a technical advisory capacity to C-suite executives of $5-6M+ / year+ 5+ years of experience managing and leading teamsPreferred Technical and Professional Expertise+ Expertise with multiple core banking packages is highly advantageous+ Expertise in DevOps, Event Architectures, Security and Systems Performance desirableAbout Business UnitIBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.Your Life @ IBMWhat matters to you when you're looking for your next career challenge?Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities - where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust - where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.About IBMIBM's greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.Location StatementIBM offers a wide range of resources for eligible IBMers to thrive both inside and outside of work. In addition to a competitive benefits program consisting of medical and life insurance, retirement plans, and time off, eligible employees may also have access to:*12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. Family care options are also available to support eligible employees during COVID-19.*World-class training and educational resources on our personalized, AI-driven learning platform. IBM's learning culture supports your restless attitude to grow your skills and build the depth and scale of knowledge needed to achieve your career goals.*Well-being programs to support mental and physical health.*Financial programs that empower you to plan, save, and manage your money (including expert financial counseling, 401(k), IBM stock discount, etc.).*Select educational reimbursement opportunities.*Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups where you can network and connect with IBMers across the globe.*Giving and volunteer programs to benefit charitable organizations and local communities.*Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences.We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.Being You @ IBMIBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. 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