Solution Architect

Stifel Financial   •  

Saint Louis, MO

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


Not Specified years

Posted 220 days ago

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  • Interact extensively with external and internal clients.
  • Interact with vendors support integration between the groups involved.
  • Coordinate with the Architecture Team to ensure cohesive direction and implementations.
  • Function as a bridge between Enterprise and Application Architecture.
  • Critically understanding clients’ operations and systems.
  • Translate the client’s requirements into highly technical specifications.
  • Determine the potential solutions and testing them for both technical and business compatibility.
  • Develop project feasibility reports.
  • Convince and present proposals to clients.
  • Working with software developers and other end users to ensure technical compatibility and user satisfaction.
  • Planning a testing schedule for completing the system operations.
  • Supervising proper implementation of a new system.
  • Provide innovative ideas and continuously keep up with the latest ideas in technology.
  • Establish and assist in monitoring and adherence of standards that are implemented with Information Systems.


  • Ability to work with multiple approaches to solving a problem and choosing the most appropriate solution.
  • Knowledgeable with a host of computer programming languages, operating systems, and computer hardware platforms.
  • Excellent communication skills, analyzing abilities, and management skills.
  • Ability to multi-task to address multiple and often conflicting priorities in a fast-paced environment.
  • Possess exceptional organizational time management skills.
  • Ability to demonstrate proactive approach to problem resolution, strong troubleshooting, and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work independently or as a team player to produce effective results in a fast-paced environment.
  • Understanding of compliance functions within a financial organization will be a plus.
  • Knowledge of industry standard IT best practices, including disaster recovery and high availability concepts a plus.
  • Knowledge of administrative and clerical procedures and systems such as word processing, managing files and records, and other standard office procedures and terminology.
  • Effective communication skills and ability to relay information well in both written and verbal form.
  • Ability to manage priorities, deadlines and tasks in order to meet deadlines and to accomplish goals.
  • Solid analytical skills – uses logic and reasoning to identify complex problems; review related information and develop options and implement solutions.
  • Good interpersonal interaction and able to work well with others.
  • Travel up to 5%.




Bachelors or better in INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY or related field.