… that you can make a crucial difference for our Compliance business lines, transforming the compliance IT landscape into a cloud-based application environment!
Making a difference
· You translate business and IT requirements into high-level solution designs,
· You are a sparring partner for business, development teams, product owners, and other stakeholders,
· You use your excellent knowledge of architectural principles and how these support developers to build upon the platform,
· You are and remain abreast of the latest market and technological developments and incorporate these in the execution of your architecture designs,
· You support several teams by educating them and helping them make choices,
· You play a key role in monitoring and ensuring the quality of the work of both pre-ready and done teams,
· You guide the teams forward to sustain an optimal modern application (landscape).
With each other
Collaboration is at the heart of everything we do. Compliance Management forms part of our primary value chain, positioned within the Risk, Finance, and Compliance Management domain. We are responsible for protecting the integrity and trust of Rabobank, its customers, and employees, contribute to the integrity of financial markets as a whole and stimulate a compliance-aware culture.
Our Compliance Management team brings talented people together to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of our IT projects. In your role as Solution Architect, you will have your home within Compliance Management, but very actively cooperate with both Business Requirements teams, Delivery teams, and other internal and external stakeholders.
Customer focus, leadership, conceptual thinker, analytical skills, curious about new possibilities and techniques, result-driven in changing times and cooperation are clearly essential for the role of Solution Architect. In addition, it's important that you recognize everything in the checklist below
Academic working and intellectual level (BSc or MSc degree, e.g. Computer Science).
A broad experience with the IT landscape in the financial sector. Preferable experienced on Compliance topics.
At least 5 years of experience in a similar function (IT architect, information mgr, consultant).
Proven experience in IT architecture principles and improving the continuity of IT services.
Practical experience with architecture methods and techniques (e.g. Archimate, DYA, TOGAF).
Relevant experience with Agile, Scrum, Lean, DevOps, SAFe in the ICT sector and financial services.
A broad knowledge/experience on Cloud principles, Big Data solutions, Database concepts, Relational and NoSQL databases/platforms (e.g. Oracle, Postgress, Cloudera, Cassandra, Azure Synapse Analytics), Security Principles, Interface concepts, Risk management concepts, Development- & Test methods.
Familiar with PySpark and data science computing workloads.
Experience in CI/CD.
Experienced in stakeholder management.
Fluent in English and Dutch languages, both orally and in writing.
Growing a better world together
You'll already be aware that Rabobank is a financial services provider for 7.1 million customers in 40 countries. But did you know that we aim to contribute to real change with our 'Growing a better world together' mission? We do so in countless ways, such as:
· Yearly we invest heavily in the Dutch voluntary sector. We support 1.250 organisations for sports and culture, which are a second home for many people,
· In a project with Humanitas, we help people who are experiencing financial difficulties in getting their household finances in order,
· Together with Refugee Work Netherlands, we help 1.500 refugees find a suitable job.
Do you want to become the ideal version of yourself? We would love to help you achieve this by focusing firmly on your growth, development, and investing in an environment where you keep learning every day. We give you the space to innovate and initiate. In this way, we offer you numerous opportunities to grow and help you exceed your expectations, to do the right thing exceptionally well, and to therefore grow as a professional. In addition, with us (on the basis of a 36-or 40 hour working week), you can also expect:
A gross monthly salary between € 4.500,- and € 6.400 (scale 10)
A thirteenth month and holiday pay.
An Employee Benefit Budget (10 % of your monthly salary). You decide how to spend this budget. This may include purchasing extra leave days, making extra pension contributions or even receiving a monthly cash pay-out.
A personal budget that you can spend on activities related to your personal development and career.
Flexible working times and location-independent working.
100 % reimbursement of commuting costs if you travel by public transport!
A pension scheme, to which your contribution is only 3,5%.
Are you the person we're looking for? Are you ready to join Rabobank as a Solution Architect and to make a difference to yourself, our customers and to society? We look forward to receiving your application for this vacancy in Utrecht.
Good to know:
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