Solutions Architect II in Brooklyn, OH at Key Bank- Corporate

Date Posted: 4/16/2018

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About the Business

The Enterprise Architecture Group delivers business value by defining, driving, and governing Key's overall technology direction and strategy. By leveraging industry standards, the enterprise architecture group facilitates innovation and enables rapid business capability deployment. The group facilitates the vision, principles, standards, and processes that guide the purchase, design, and deployment of technology at Key across the application architecture, data architecture, and infrastructure architecture areas.

About the Job

The Enterprise Architecture Architect II will define implementation architectures for Key's top projects based on the business needs and the reference architecture for Key. Enterprise Architects leverage and use technology solutions to enable the organization's future-state business capabilities that, in turn, drive the organization's targeted outcomes. They will work with the technology delivery teams to define business strategy and strategic domain architecture. They will assist in the review and approval of the architecture for all delivery projects.

Essential Job Functions

  • Analytical
  • Ability to think strategically and align to the organizational readiness
  • Ability to influence decisions based on merit
  • Ability to handle trade-off analysis holistically and across strategic; tactical; business, delivery; long term/short term etc.
  • Independent thinker and self-starter
  • Generates ideas
  • Innovative
  • Good communication skills and ability to communicate at all levels in the organization
  • Ability to see "big picture" and balance it with the detailed view as applicable
  • Leadership
  • Ability to manage ambiguity
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Risk Management
  • General skill set with wide technology coverage and specialization in few areas (flexible)
  • Mobile and WEB
  • Advanced Distributed System Design
  • SOA
  • Integration technologies - variety including Mainframe lens
  • Data
  • Business Process Management/Rules Engines
  • Business Intelligence
  • Security
  • Reliability
  • Infrastructure
  • Compliance
  • Financial industry background a plus
  • Ability to speak the language of the business community and communicate well with business stakeholders

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • Master's Degree in Technology or Business desirable
  • Experience in architecting enterprise applications across the application, data and infrastructure domains
  • Experience in managing and driving enterprise architecture capabilities within a large corporation
  • Experience with Internet delivery architecture, messaging and web service architecture, sales delivery platform architectures and mobile architectures.

KeyCorp's roots trace back 190 years to Albany, New York. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, Key is one of the nation's largest bank-based financial services companies, with assets of approximately $134.5 billion at March 31, 2017. Key provides deposit, lending, cash management, insurance, and investment services to individuals and businesses in 15 states under the name KeyBank National Association through a network of more than 1,200 branches and more than 1,500 ATMs. Key also provides a broad range of sophisticated corporate and investment banking products, such as merger and acquisition advice, public and private debt and equity, syndications, and derivatives to middle market companies in selected industries throughout the United States under the KeyBanc Capital Markets trade name. KeyBank is Member FDIC.

Key Technology and Operations (KTO) is Key Bank’s shared services organization for technology, operational, and servicing functions supporting business partners and clients across all lines of business. Within the overall organization, KTO provides efficient, reliable and secure technology; creates an effective variable cost technology delivery model that maximizes the return on IT spend; orchestrates the efficient use of corporate information and technology assets; and supports innovation that creates competitive distinction. KTO is effective and efficient in payment and deposit servicing, loan servicing, exception and dispute processing, investment and support services, sourcing and procurement, as well as enterprise-wide fraud prevention, investigations and operational support to human resources and the Bank’s BSA/AML program.


KeyCorp is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer committed to engaging a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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