Architect (Parvana)

About the Client:

  • Our client is South Africas leading digital financial institution that enables over 13.5 million clients to transact, save, insure and access credit in real-time. They currently have more than 840 branches and over 13 500 employees and are still growing. Growth is focused not only on clients, but also on employees, who have access to training and development opportunities to help them unlock their full potential. Our client employs passionate people who excel in a rapidly-changing digital environment and consistently deliver value.


  • Producing technical specification from business requirements.
  • Assisting Business Analyst’s to ensure that the functional design offers a technical viable solution and addresses the business requirements.
  • Designing technical test plans and providing guidelines to facilitate performance and stress testing.
  • Continuous business and industry research to guide the critical evaluation of architectural and design patterns & principles.


  • National Certificate in Information Technology

Skills / Experience:

  • 7 years’ relevant experience in Systems Development
  • 3 years proven experience as Architect within retail banking and/or digital channels
  • System architecture (technical design and implementation processes)
  • Systems analysis and design
  • UML or equivalent modelling language
  • Technical Test Plan Design
  • API design
  • IT systems development processes
  • Application development
  • Standards and governance
  • Service-oriented Architecture (SOA)
  • Banking systems environment
  • Banking business model
  • Agile development life cycle
  • Best practices for Quality Assurance (QA)
  • Object Orientated Development environment (i.e. Java, Spring Framework, JBoss)

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