Software Architect

Experian (M) Sdn. Bhd.

Based: Malaysia(Selangor)

Posted on 8 Jun 2018

Job Description

Job Summary
  • As a Software Architect you will be responsible together with your peers in global team in the developing platform framework used by Experian Cross-Channel Marketing. You are expected to contribute to the architecture roadmap that underpins the product vision, the implementation and the evolution of the Cross-Channel Marketing Platform. 

Key Responsibilities
Contribute to the architecture roadmap that underpins the product vision, i.e. the implementation and the evolution of the Cross-Channel Marketing Platform.
Hands-on participation in product development project teams by:-
  • Leading in architectural and design activities.
  • Designing and developing prototypes to mitigate architectural or technical concerns.
  • Champion and govern compliance to defined architectures and best-practices.
  • Continue leading initiatives to improve performance, stability, scalability of the platform
  • Provide overall technical leadership and guidance to the development team.
  • Bridging the information gaps on all architectural matters between the Architecture & Infrastructure group and the local product development group i.e. act as liaison or point person. 

  • Possess a Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent.
  • At least 10-15 years of working experience in a commercial software development environment of which the last 3 years being an Architect.
  • Significant commercial software development experience in Microsoft technologes, C#.NET and/or Java.
  • Practical experiences in handling high volume data driven application preferably MS SQL. Experience in big data such as Hadoop, Cloudera, MongoDB, Vertica will be an added advantage.
  • Working experiences in improving stability, scalability, performance, reliability of Enterprise Web architecture.
  • Across-the-board knowledge of technologies including operating-systems, networking, infrastructure, databases, cloud, mobile.
  • Good understanding of coding-methods, design-patterns and best-practices.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. 

Company Details

Experian is a FTSE 100 company and a global leader providing information solutions in consulting, data analysis, credit scoring, related decision support software and various marketing solutions. Employing over 15,000 people in approximately 40 countries, Experian's vision is for its people, data and technology to become a necessary part of every major consumer economy around the world.

Experian's Decision Analytics unlocks the value of data and helps clients by applying expert consulting, analytical tools, software and systems to convert data into valuable business decisions.

Experian's core expertise lies in the ownership and operation of comprehensive databases about consumers and businesses. From these, significant extra value is extracted by applying Experian's proprietary analytics.

Experian is expert in managing and enriching customer data to enable organisations to make accurate, relevant decisions for each customer, in order to maximise the profitability and performance of each relationship. Experian protects the customer and organisation, by detecting and preventing fraud at every stage of the customer life cycle.

With clients in more than 60 countries and offices in more than 30, Experian's Decision Analytics business delivers experience and expertise developed from working with national and international organisations around the world across a wide range of industries and business size.