Solutions Architect

Location: Sydney
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 21 days ago
Contact: Pravin Manandhar
Reference: 262885

About the Role:

Primary areas of focus include modelling and testing Data Standards for CDR and Digital ID, contributing to the API information security architecture, and supporting CDR Participant implementation.


  • Provide strategic leadership for the delivery of the Data Standards and an information security architecture for CDR and/or Digital ID (as required) that meets and/or exceeds policy and legislative requirements.
  • Leading uplift of architecture team capability and maturity including development of architecture capability models.
  • Providing domain expertise in banking, and financial services.
  • Anticipating risks, especially with respect to information security, and addressing them quickly, and helping others to recognise them.
  • Considering multiple perspectives when assessing the ramifications of key issues, and problems, as well as developing solutions with long-term viability for the Data Standards.
  • Managing and maintaining existing Data Standards, which need to be effectively prioritised and delivered within an environment of competing and dynamic expectations.
  • Drawing upon knowledge and experience of security issues, best practice information security, and API design approaches.
  • Considering the longer-term implications of API and security design choices and work.

Skills and Experience:

  • A minimum of 5 years of enterprise architecture experience relevant to API systems and/or digital identity systems, including the design of OAuth/OIDC applications, for example where they used standards such as FAPI, NIST and/or OWASP.
  • TOGAF 9 certification, or above.
  • Experience contributing to architecture team capability uplift.
  • Experience establishing an enterprise architecture capability or practice.
  • Experience with RESTful API design using domain-driven design and model-driven design.
  • Experience mapping policy requirements to technical specifications, managing user expectations while delivering workable technical solutions, and contributing to architecture team capability uplift.
  • Demonstrated experience designing lending, bank origination, and payments API solutions using OpenID Connect.
  • A relevant industry-recognised security certification, such as an ISSAP, ISSMP, CISSP, SSCP, CISM, GSLC or similar.

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Pravin on quoting reference 262885.

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Diversity and inclusion are strongly supported at Peoplebank. People of all nationalities, gender identities, and cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, are encouraged to apply.