IT Solution Architect (Insurance - Business Solutions)

Posted 07 May 2023
Salary HKD80000 - HKD120000 per month
LocationHong Kong
Job type Permanent
DisciplineInsurance & InsuretechTechnology
ContactKevin Ng

Job description

About the job
In this role you will provide architecture leadership to business solution teams to enable automation and digital reengineering of Claims processes and workflows. You will work closely with business teams and collaborate with claims platform architects and teams to design and develop digital solutions that deliver on business needs, improve user experience and align with company technology and architecture standards. Critical to this role is your ability to work closely with claims business stakeholders, understand their needs and provide architecture leadership, direction and guidance.

This position is responsible for designing enhancements and new business applications and/or information systems solutions through the integration of technical and business requirements; serving as solution architect to identify best solution and resulting technical specifications within limits of code environment; linking Business Analyst needs and Architect definition to technical solutions. Ensure the integrity, security, scalability, and daily availability of databases supporting the region and next generation Claims Modernization applications through proactive monitoring and management activities.

Your primary job responsibilities include:
  • Conceptualize, design and guide the development of innovative digital solutions that enable automation and digitization of claims processes and workflows.
  • Build relationships and work closely with business product owners to understand their needs and provide architecture/technology leadership.
  • Design robust, reliable, user-friendly solutions which meet business needs and that are secure, scalable and reusable.
  • Align solutions with company technology standards and maximize reusability of technical platforms and shared services.
  • Assist with resolution of technical problems and validates the software architecture against requirements and assumptions.
  • Develop roadmaps for business solutions and capabilities.
  • Engage and enable relevant architecture governance processes and conducts design reviews.
  • Document designs, strategy and roadmaps that are shared and consumable by both business and technology stakeholders.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree or Professional Degree in Computer Science / IT or equivalent
  • At least 8 years of relevant working experience in Application Development, leading a team of developers, with minimum 4 years in IT System Architecture, design and solutioning
  • Experience with claims processing would be a very strong plus.
  • Up to date knowledge and experience of industry best practices, technologies and frameworks needed to deliver modern digital solutions.
  • Experience with leveraging data effectively for improved customer experience and in enabling digital solutions.
  • Establish solution roadmaps in alignment with company's regional target architecture in respective domains.
  • 5 years solution design experience (Insurance P&C experience is a strong plus)
  • Extensive experience of legacy transformation will be a plus.
  • Ability to quickly comprehend new technologies and assess their potential impact and value for the organization
  • Ability to execute and prioritize several tasks simultaneously
  • A history of leadership building sustainable patterns and standards
  • A comprehensive understanding of agile environments
  • Strong solution strategy ability, including a demonstrated ability to communicate solutions and their benefits to stakeholders in IT and business units
If you believe you have the right skills, attitude and experience please click 'apply now' below and upload your resume. Alternatively, for a confidential chat, please contact Kevin Ng by applying directly to email or reach out at +852 3653 5244.