Senior Solution Architect

  • Job category
    Banking and Finance, Information Technology, Risk Management
  • Job level
    Senior Management
  • Contract type
    Permanent, Full Time
  • Location
  • Salary
    S$12000 - S$23500

Job Description

About Standard Chartered

We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It's about showing how you embody our valued behaviours - do the right thing, better together and Never settle - as well as our brand promise, Here for good.

We're committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base

The Role Responsibilities


Define the technology target state for all things that interact with our Consumer, Private and Business banking customers and the staff that support them whether it be with the API and digital channels through to how we integrate, use data effectively and master it in our core banking or other systems of record.

Contribute to development and management of architecture processes and practices including governance across all architecture disciplines.

Defining end to end architecture for one or more initiatives with CPBB that enables our business, improves scalability and resiliency, and drives implementation efficiency. Also ensuring that solutions are aligned with enterprise, business and technology direction

Work with business and IT stakeholders to come up with architecture and patterns to achieve application and data security.

Able to guide the conversation with our business and delivery teams from ideation through to deployment in order to ensure a rich, effective experience for our clients.


For the assigned domains, translate business strategy into an executable roadmap utilizing a traceable capability assessment framework. Perform architecture impact assessment during the concept ideation and business case development to ensure minimum architecture requirements are considered and included in business case.

Being trusted advisor, providing guidance and direction on modern architecture and solutions.

Improve cost efficiency – drive efficiency by identifying opportunities to rationalise to a fewer best of tools which provides strategic capability and aggressively decommission redundant tools.

Drive and enable cloud adoption and modernisation of technology landscape.

Drive increased automation

Supporting Tech delivery to ensure the strategy is realised.


Contribute to development and management of architecture processes and practices including governance across all architecture disciplines.

Increase Engineering efficiency by creating reusable architecture/design artefacts like patterns, implementations, source code, templates.


Defining and operating architectural governance in a manner that involves conversation, feedback and interaction and promotes faster delivery and sustainable outcomes.

Regulatory & Business Conduct

Display exemplary conduct and live by the Group’s Values and Code of Conduct.

Take personal responsibility for embedding the highest standards of ethics, including regulatory and business conduct, across Standard Chartered Bank. This includes understanding and ensuring compliance with, in letter and spirit, all applicable laws, regulations, guidelines and the Group Code of Conduct.

Key Stakeholders

Heads of Tech, CPBB

Head Technology Governance and Assurance

Global Head, Testing Assurance & Engineering

Head of Architecture, API and Partnership CPBB

Principal Architects – CPBB

Head of Transformation & Strategy CPBB

Other Responsibilities

Embed Here for good and Group’s brand and values in ACES Team

Perform other responsibilities assigned under ACES Function

Our Ideal Candidate

Bachelor degree with 12+ years of overall experience

Experience within a financial services institution with recent experience in shaping and architecting world class platforms

At least 5 years of experience in any Senior Architecture roles; i.e. Business Architect, Enterprise Architect, Platform/Portfolio architect and/or large-scale transformation Program Architect roles

Certification in security architecture would be a plus.

Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions.

Closing on 11 Dec 2021

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