Solutions Architect (Singapore)

  • Ripple
  • Singapore
  • Sep 05, 2018
Full time Customer Service Developer

Job Description

The Solutions Architect will play a central role in growing RippleNet for financial institutions and their customers around the world by designing and then guiding the deployment and integration of Ripple’s solutions with banking and payment systems for Ripple’s Ripple's APAC customer base.

The Solutions Architect will work with the customer from pre-sales through implementation and continue to post-integration to ensure customer success. You will be working closely with our Project Management, Engineering, Product Management and Account Management teams.

WHAT YOU'LL DO:

  • Responsible for the solution design of entire Ripple deployments and Ripple-enabled solutions for our customers
  • Provide design guidance on projects throughout the full lifecycle from definition &scope-setting through implementation and post-implementation review
  • For each client engagement, perform all solution architect activities from requirements analysis, solution and architecture design, to implementation and test support to ensure the individual components are built and delivered to maintain the integrity of the overall solution
  • Present and articulate Ripple’s product and technology benefits and advantages to clients in pre-sales and present in a concise, yet thorough manner
  • Contribute to the creation and update of product & technology training materials, targeting to different levels of client audience from pre-sales to post-sales
  • Ensure that the integration of Ripple technology with our customers runs smoothly and is appropriately configured to meet the demands of high volume with maximum integrity
  • Troubleshoot and solve architecture and business related implementation issues in real-time
  • Work closely with other solution architects, providing a review of project artifacts, input on internal processes, and manage small to medium sized projects to scale up RippleNet
  • Manage multiple, simultaneous projects with different clients

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR:

  • 5 years of systems architecture experience on an integration team, installation team, or other relevant technical analysis experience in software development or deployment, with experience in transaction banking gained in a major institution
  • Experience leading and architecting enterprise-level payment solutions consistent with product vision (i.e. SOA, Application integration, API design and management)
  • Functional and technical knowledge of payments and funds settlement systems, as well as wire transfers capabilities (domestic and international)
  • Experience with industry messaging standards in Banking (ACH, SWIFT, SEPA, etc).
  • Experience with J2EE, enterprise integration patterns, software design patterns, technologies including but not limited to RESTful web service, high availability, etc.
  • Interest in, and experience of championing and driving the development of product features and extensions by working in conjunction with both internal and partner engineering teams
  • Experienced and comfortable working face-to-face with clients, in addition to experience with remote communication and coordination for projects
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Excellent interpersonal, negotiation, project planning, judgment, leadership, decision-making and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to serve as the face of Ripple to potential and existing clients
  • Travel commitment is approximately 30%-50%

BONUS POINTS:

  • Understanding of FX and treasury management systems and bookkeeping/accounting in the payments industry
  • Experience with middle-back office payments operations and/or corporate treasury processes
  • Current Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification
  • Fluency in Mandarin and/or Cantonese preferred

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Competitive salary and equity
  • 100% paid medical and dental and 95% paid vision insurance for employees; 65% paid for employee dependents
  • Generous Health & Wellness program
  • Industry-leading maternity & paternity leave policies
  • Flexible vacation policy- work with your manager to take time off when you need
  • A learning environment where you can dive deep into the latest technologies and make an impact

WHO WE ARE:

Ripple provides one frictionless experience to send money globally using the power of blockchain. By joining Ripple’s growing, global network, financial institutions can process their customers’ payments anywhere in the world instantly, reliably and cost-effectively. Banks and payment providers can use the digital asset XRP to further reduce their costs and access new markets.

With offices in San Francisco, New York, London, Sydney, Mumbai, Singapore and Luxembourg, Ripple has more than 100 customers around the world.

Ripple is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We’re committed to building a diverse and inclusive team. We do not discriminate against qualified employees or applicants because of race, color, religion, gender identity, sex, sexual preference, sexual identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, military status, or any other characteristic protected by local law or ordinance.

WHO WE ARE:

Ripple provides one frictionless experience to send money globally using the power of blockchain. By joining Ripple’s growing, global network, financial institutions can process their customers’ payments anywhere in the world instantly, reliably and cost-effectively. Banks and payment providers can use the digital asset XRP to further reduce their costs and access new markets.

With offices in San Francisco, New York, London, Sydney, Mumbai, Singapore and Luxembourg, Ripple has more than 100 customers around the world.

Ripple is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We’re committed to building a diverse and inclusive team. We do not discriminate against qualified employees or applicants because of race, color, religion, gender identity, sex, sexual preference, sexual identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, military status, or any other characteristic protected by local law or ordinance.