IBM Application Architect in MOSCOW, Russia

Position Summary and Responsibilities:Responsible for translating the client's business requirements to define the structures of solutions and architectures and can include systems, applications, and process components. The Architect understands client needs, works in levels of abstraction, applies industry knowledge, and leverages appropriate business elements and information technology to address those needs. This includes working with client personnel and executives to identify functional and non-functional requirements and subsequently working with and leading others in the identification, justification and design of the client's solution.Responsible for a wide range of architectural activities from requirements analysis through systems, application and/or process design specification. At the Senior level or higher, the position requires significant knowledge across multiple platforms, processes or architectures, as well as broad knowledge of new technologies, and will include directing the architectural efforts of less experienced architects.Knowledge Management: Global knowledge sharing and management is key to IBM's success. Will participate in, and/or be responsible for the creation, harvesting, protection, and reuse of IBM's intellectual capital. They will participate actively in knowledge sharing activities like communities of practice, forums, conferences and/or other knowledge exchanges.Assumes additional responsibilities as assigned.Job requirements:- Work experience as Architect (at least 3-4 years)- Banking expertise (work experience in a bank or focus on banking clients at consulting company)- Good communication and presentation skills- Native Russian- Fluent English (as advantage)

• Fluent English • Fluent Russian

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