Solution Architect

Date: Jun 8, 2021

Location: Auckland, NZ, 1010

Company: Ingenico

Digital Solution Architect

At Paymark we make it easy for New Zealanders to get on and do what is important, every day.  How?  Because we’re here behind the scenes providing electronic payment solutions and Kiwis rely on us to ensure that electronic purchasing is available wherever purchases for goods and services need.

The team at Paymark is on a journey to build a digital platform around continuous integration, continuous deployment and cloud-based systems built in microservice architecture. You will work on projects responsible for digitizing payments, so that kiwis can transact easily from a range of devices, no matter the location, enabling NZ to be a cashless society.


To help us get there we need you to be responsible for architecting and governing the Digital solutions that underpin Paymark’s product strategy, encompassing product experience, operational considerations and data-driven decisions to , enrichment of our products, services and business support systems, and enabling the technology to deliver on new products and business models.


Here's what you’ll be spending most of your time on:


  • Architecting, designing and developing the Digital products for Paymark – producing technical specifications and hands on guidance under an agile delivery model.
  • Implementing software to be deployed into prototypes and experimental products & providing technical oversight on new concepts.
  • Collaborating with our Technology & Product Development leaders to improve our products, processes and ways of working – instilling a sense of urgency into what we do.
  • Contribute actively to product roadmaps, operational capability, processes and ways of working – partnering closely with Technology & Product Development leaders.
  • Partner with Product and Sales colleagues to provide technical subject matter expertise in customer engagements.
  • Working closely within the squads day to day to deliver the future product feature sets.
  • Work as part of the wider Architecture group to be a champion for the overall enterprise governance activities and strategic technology roadmaps.


Here’s what we need from you:


This role will suit someone with solid experience across systems integration, information management, data management and architecture. You will need to be a confident communicator with strong interpersonal skills to facilitate resolution of conflicting stakeholder requirements.

The following skills and experience are desired:

  • Experience in developing strategic application and architecture plans
  • Experience in developing and implementing reliable distributed systems
  • Experience working within and alongside agile delivery squads, being adaptive to emerging design changes.
  • Extensive experience in software solution design and evaluation.
  • Excellent audience tuned written documentation skills. Knowledge of business case, business process, strategic planning, analysis, vendor and outsourcing management best practice
  • Knowledge of the security and privacy concerns of financial institutions.


What’s it like to work here?!


Well we don’t take ourselves too seriously here, we look after our people with fresh fruit, flu jabs, their birthday off, a comprehensive wellbeing program and subsidised massage (I know right!). We’ve got 190+ exceptional people working here, and you’ll be joining a really credible and talented team, who are united by keeping the customer at the heart of everything they do.


We’re looking forward to having you on board. Please apply here to register your interest - https://www.paymark.co.nz/careers/