Automation Solutions Architect
Location: Crystal Lake
Posted on: July 22, 2021
Discover. A brighter future.
With us, you’ll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our
collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to
Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we
mean it — we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the
world's leading digital banking and payments companies. We
value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to
Come build your future, while being the reason millions of
people find a brighter financial future with Discover.
Discover is seeking a Principal Solutions Architect for its
internal (Special Operations) Process Automation team. We want
someone with a unique blend of real-world experience and theory,
can lead technical strategy into execution, and has an unmistakable
passion for brining market-leading ideas to fruition.
As a Principal Solutions Architect, you will work as a core
member of our interdisciplinary teams and will be expected to
quickly contribute as an initiative leader and trusted advisor to
our senior leaders. You will orchestrate and deliver viable
solutions for our businesses to adopt by translating strategies
into action, delivering significant ROI, reducing risk, and
achieving enterprise-wide strategic objectives. As part of a
typical day, you will work with business stakeholders to spearhead
breakthrough solutions and technical product managers and vendors
to drive end-to-end automations for our company’s most complex
processes. You will also partner with our automation transformation
teams to enable growth and scale.
- Designing, describing, and managing the solution engineering in
relation to specific business problems.
- Maintain partnerships with business units after project
transition to facilitate execution of implementation plans and
ensure solutions are maintained by the product owners
- Manage communications and relationships with the company’s most
influential leaders to understand customer and business needs,
conduct current-state analysis, explore uncommon approaches,
mitigate risk, and deliver sustainable solutions
- Derives, challenges, and is able to comprehend and speak to
detailed IT customer/application requirements.
- Works collaboratively to design, document, and request delivery
of, multi-platform and multi-site/zone infrastructure
- Manages multiple project engagements and priorities
autonomously and in parallel.
- Proactively seeks out and works to solve/avoid technical issues
before project timelines are impacted.
At a minimum, here’s what we need from you:
- Bachelor's Degree Computer Science, Information Technology, or
- 4+ years of experience in Computer Science,
Information Technology, or related field, multiple technology
- In lieu of a degree, 6+ years of experience
in Computer Science, Information Technology, or
related field, multiple technology areas
What are you waiting for? Apply
The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all
applicants – with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal
opportunity employer (EEO
is the law). We thrive on diversity & inclusion. You will
be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without
regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in
consideration for a career at Discover.
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