IBM Watson Financial Services Solutions - Software Services is responsible for the successful implementation of IBM Software Solutions for clients worldwide. As a Solution Architect, you will work closely with our team of technical consultants, clients and partners to identify, design and implement solutions based on IBM’s Financial Crimes Insight for Insurance product which help our large insurance customers identify various types of fraudulent activity. You will be responsible for taking customer requirements and translating them into a technical solution that can be implemented by a team of consultants.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Perform formal reviews of project deliverables such as requirements and design documents as well as the model build.
Collaborate with the project team to solution complex requirements that fit within the architecture and the design of the IBM ICM application.
Profile and analyze web and application level performance tests and offer areas for improvement.
Complete end-to-end architectural assessments including data integration and reporting solutions.
Monitor and provide constructive feedback on partner activities to ensure visible and measurable contributions are being made during the implementation and to improve the overall quality of deliverables.
Coordinate and communicate with customer and partner project managers and project resources
Travel: Typically 25-30 % but can vary up to 50% depending on specific project needs
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Strong business and technical communication skills (verbal and written)
Familiar with all phases of software development including Analysis and Design, Implementation, Testing and Deployment
Understanding of, and experience with, application architecture (client/server, web, database)
Working knowledge of database platforms (Oracle (9i, 10g, 11g), SQLServer 2005, 2008, 2012)
Tools: SQL Server Management Studio (2005, 2008), SSIS, Eclipse IDE
Operating Systems: Windows (2003, 2008, 2000 …), Unix, MS-DOS
Web servers: IIS, Apache HTTP Server
Web Application Servers: Apache Tomcat, WebSphere, JBOSS
Understanding of Data Modeling concepts, methodologies and processes
Preferred Tech and Prof Experience
Project related experience with configuring applications, executing technical implementations, and technical analysis
Demonstrated ability to write basic logical queries to facilitate calculations & reporting and to create complex
Formulae in Microsoft Excel
Strong understanding of relational databases
Solid understanding of financial reporting concepts
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