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TD Bank USTS Chief Architect in Mount Laurel, New Jersey


Job Title:

USTS Chief Architect

TD Description:

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Department Overview:

The USTS Chief Architect is responsible for the management of the USTS Architecture team. The USTS Chief Architect and Architecture Team are responsible for working with partners to develop and maintain technology strategy in alignment to business strategies. Technology roadmaps are developed and maintain in alignment with technology strategy. The USTS Chief Architects focuses on the strategy, design and evolution of effective, integrated, efficient banking technology applications from development to production in alignment with enterprise architecture. USTS Chief Architect is accountable for creating a culture of innovation within USTS to add business value and drive competitive advantage. Through the fostering of ideas, the objective is to advance how we leverage technology advancements to improve our products, processes and services to our customers. Lead an organization of architects to provide direction in structure, design, technology and infrastructure, as part of the process of developing, customizing, integrating and maintaining systems for TD AMCB USTS. Provides solutions and technical architecture guidance and oversight to project delivery and system support teams as they develop and maintain client technology solutions. Fosters a culture of risk awareness, including the identification, maintenance and communication of technology solutions in relation to their technology lifecycle.


United States

Job Requirements:

Experience with service oriented architectures, enterprise service bus technology, business process management, and/or document management is beneficial

Ability to work in collaborative and matrixed environment

Enterprise Architecture: Enterprise design patterns, multi-platform architectures, enterprise customer data management, enterprise architecture governance, Canadian and US integration needs and constraints, multiple delivery models (off-shore, outsourcing, SDLC);

Ability to translate business concepts and strategy to technology imperatives and designs; Experience with enterprise architecture frameworks (TOGAF, Zachmann);

Experience and proven track record in delivering enterprise class solutions

Service Oriented Architecture: services architecture, service registry/catalog, ESB/middleware, patterns (pub/sub, scatter/gather); Understands key value drivers;

Understands delivery approaches; Experience in architecting and delivering this type of solution

Business Process Management: Workflow, task management, business rules management, document management, business activity monitoring, workforce fungibility; Understands value drivers; Understands delivery approaches; Experience in architecting and delivering this type of solution

Operations Architecture: high-availability, reliability, operability, failover, disaster recovery, capacity/performance management; Understands value drivers; Understands delivery approaches; Experience in architecting and delivering of solutions that consider operations / availability

Enterprise Data Architecture: customer identity and data management, operational data stores, data warehouses/mart, data distribution, daperience using (one or more of) DB2, Oracle, IMS; Experience in architecting and delivering this type of solution

ta modeling, XML;

Understands delivery approaches; Ex

Integration Architecture: Messaging, queuing, transaction management, EIA tools; Understands value drivers;

Understands delivery approaches; Experience in architecting and delivering of solutions that consider operations / availability

User Interface Architecture: browser-based development, mobile platforms, phone platforms, user interface patterns, event-based architectures; Understand key value drivers and role in enterprise architecture

Business Architecture: Functional modeling, business services, process flows and metrics; Understand key value drivers and role in enterprise architecture

Platforms / Networking: operating systems, partitioning, virtualization, high-availability, platform management, network management; Experience in architecting and delivering of solutions on enterprise or multi-platform environments

Banking Application and Technology: business domain knowledge in one or more of the following domains is preferred (but not mandatory): personal lending, commercial lending and business banking, branch channels, phone channel, online channels, core banking systems

  • Must be eligible for employment under regulatory standards applicable to the position.



Job Description:

Depth & Scope:

Responsible for Solution Architecture service as required for a portfolio of projects across several delivery organizations

Building Shared components and re-using the shared components according to Enterprise guidelines

Thought leadership in overall execution of the USTS technology strategy

Governance and advisory activities for projects as they are initiated by business requirements

Expertise and counsel at a senior executive level to ensure technology teams and business areas understand the architectural options and technology choices in support of their business initiatives

Assess viability/priority of projects/initiatives across a large portfolio of projects across several delivery organizations and ensure architecture issues are clearly communicated

Research/analyze business requirements to evaluate and recommend optimal solutions within technology architecture

Influence product direction and integrate technology from an architectural perspective within the business environment, and fulfill an IT governance role

Apply industry/technical knowledge to provide solutions that increase business results and/or minimize risk

Oversee/define development specifications, technical requirements, system performance objectives and identify system modifications required to meet objectives

Conduct pre and post implementation reviews, ensuring all technical solutions have met business requirements

Apply knowledge of business requirements and architecture to contribute to an architecture framework, including technology architecture strategy, policies, guiding principles, and standards to govern how technology solutions will be developed and implemented

Support the development, documentation, communication and execution of a comprehensive strategy, policies and solutions.

Large Scale Delivery: project management, issue management, change and release management, estimating, budgeting and forecasting; Experience in leading projects within large-scale enterprise projects / programs

Software Delivery Lifecycle: strategy, requirements, analysis, design, development, testing, deployment; Experience in various delivery models ("software factory", offshore) and methods (agile, waterfall) and associated pros/cons

Leveraging diverse influence levers in a way that nurtures relationships with peers, viewed by peers as a collaborative team member


At TD, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and communities in which we live in and serve, and creating an environment where every employee has the opportunity to reach their potential.

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EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.


New Jersey


Mount Laurel


Bachelor of Science in Engineering / Computer Science or Equivalent, Master of Science in Engineering/Computer Science

10 years of experience in technology related positions with a Strong and proven track record and experience architecting application and technology solutions in a large-scale mission critical environment is required

Work Location:

Mt Laurel - Technology Center - 17000 Horizon Way

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Job Category - Primary:

Technology Solutions

Job Category(s):

Technology Solutions

**Province/State (Primary):

New Jersey

City (Primary):

Mount Laurel

Job Family:

Technology Solutions Executives

Time Type:

Full Time

Employment Type:


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