Payments Platform Architect

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:BSc Computer Science or BComm Information Systems / Informatics or a similarly relevant Information Technologydegree from a recognized universityArchitecture practice and modelling-related certifications e.g., TOGAF, Bredemeyer, Zachmann, UML, eTOM, SOA.Architecture tooling certifications & experience e.g., Sparx, Casewise, ARIS, iServer.ITIL certifications would be beneficialSupporting technology or business domain certificationsDUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:8+ years experience as an architecture practitioner5+ years experience in Billing and Payments/Acceptance-specific architecture and solution design5+ years experience in leading/managing architecture and/or Payments and Acceptance implementation teams3+ years experience in implementing large, mid-size and small Payments and Acceptance solutions/projectsDeep domain knowledge of Payments and Acceptance and cloud systems/platforms & implementations, and hands on experience working on related technologies with customers in those marketsExperience with different Payment and Acceptance related systems and ecosystemsDetailed experience and successful track record in establishing Payments and Acceptance capabilities, defining and driving the adoption of related architectures and capabilities e.g. Payment Processing, Clearing & Settlement, Fees/Commission Management and Reconciliation.Knowledge and practical application of common Payments and Acceptance architectures like Point-of-Sale and eCommerce Acceptance, including integration into upstream and downstream core systems e.g. General Ledger, Partner & 3rd Party Payment Gateways, Pricing & Billing systems, Customer-facing & back-office channels & systemsBusiness process optimization skills related to Payments and Acceptance -specific processes and concepts, including data privacy, data security, legal and regulatory requirements for Payment and Acceptance service related modelsStrong understanding of software design and DevOps conceptsAzure DevOps (ADO) and SaFe Agile experience will be beneficialPlease note that if you have not received a response within 14 days of submitting your application that your application was unsuccessful.
Johannesburg, GT, ZA