Solution Architect

Permanent contract|Bucuresti|Information Technology

Solution Architect

Bucuresti, Romania Permanent contract Information Technology


Within the Société Générale, you will join a multi-cultural, fun team of architecture enthusiasts, working at the heart of the transformation of the IT systems in the Financial domain of our Bank.

What you will do:

  • Coordinates the architectural and security activities on assigned projects and evolutions, in collaboration with technical, infrastructure and security experts;
  • E2E responsible for the implementation of the architecture and security framework at the level of the assigned projects and evolutions;
  • Ensures that the solution architectures are aligned to the principles, patterns and standards defined at Group level;
  • Identifies the development / evolution needs of the IT system and the urbanization plan and makes proposals for improvement;
  • Leads or contributes to the definition of the Transformation Strategic Plan on the assigned domains;
  • Assesses the coherence of projects with the target architecture of the IT system and participates in the definition and design of solutions ;
  • Proposes scenarios of evolution and simplification, depending on the constraints of the organization, context, regulatory framework and ensuring the definition of sustainable functional models;
  • Validates the proposed architecture at project level within the comitology framework defined at the organization level;
  • Plays an active role in architecture communities and data communities at Group level.

Profile required

  • University studies in one of the following: Informatics, Economics, Cybernetics, Computer Science;
  • At least 5 years of experience in working in complex projects in the financial services domain in either a PM, Senior BA or Tech Lead role;
  • Ideally, at least 2 years of experience as a Solution Architect, Functional Architect, Data Architect or Enterprise Architect;
  • English & French language at advanced level;
  • Preferred certifications: TOGAF certification, ITIL or Six Sigma certification;
  • Understanding of concepts such as API ,micro-servicing, SOA, Cloud platforms, BIG Data technologies and able to make clear solution choices;
  • Agile methodologies exposure (basic understanding of the DevOps role);
  • Curiosity, inquisitive spirit, ability to challenge the status quo in terms of process, technology, practices and to propose innovative solutions;
  • Advanced stakeholder management skills and influencing skills.

Why join us

At SG GSC, you will find a flexible workplace and culture, autonomy, constant learning opportunities, dynamism, and talented people, making this experience a real career accelerator. You will also discover all the diversity of our businesses, in a sector that is constantly evolving and innovating.

If you feel like ambitiously pursuing your goals, then you have come to the right place.

Plus, you will enjoy all our benefits:

  • Competitive compensation & remuneration;
  • Healthcare coverage for prevention & group life insurance;
  • Office perks, flexible benefits & social benefits;
  • Preferential banking services;
  • Work from home (up to 2 days a week);
  • Learning and development programs & career growth opportunities.

Business insight

We are convinced that people are drivers of change, and that the world of tomorrow will be shaped by all their initiatives, from the smallest to the most ambitious.

Whether you’re joining us for a period of months, years or your entire career, together we can have a positive impact on the future. Creating, daring, innovating and taking action are part of our DNA.

If you too want to be directly involved, grow in a stimulating and caring environment, feel useful on a daily basis and develop or strengthen your expertise, you will feel right at home with us!

Still hesitating?

You should know that our employees can dedicate several days per year to solidarity actions during their working hours, including sponsoring people struggling with their orientation or professional integration, participating in the financial education of young apprentices, and sharing their skills with charities. There are many ways to get involved.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 21000CGX
Entity: SG Global Solution Centre Romania
Starting date: 2021/07/16
Publication date: 2021/04/16