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Director, Architecture

Fidelity Investments
Durham, USA
Closing date
Feb 29, 2024

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Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:
We are currently looking for a Student Debt Experience Architect to join WI Digital Experience Architecture Domain

Fidelity's Workplace Investing (WI) Architecture team architects digital experiences that supports WI's suite of Digital applications. We are passionate about delivering innovative solutions that exceed our customer's needs. We embrace diversity of thought and experience. This is a fast-paced technology group that embraces modern technologies to build powerful tools and deliver transformational, customer-focused user experiences. This is a collaborative role working across BU's ensuring seamless experience for the enterprise.
The Expertise We're Looking For
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science or related field
  • Demonstrated ability in architecting sophisticated solutions that deliver web experiences and solutions on the web/ mobile and for our internal associates!
  • Experience in leading, defining and implementing architecture blueprints that align with Enterprise digital experiences across technical standards, policies and procedures
  • Proven track record to build consensus around architecture solutions with the business visions and technical strategies
  • Ability to apply a strategic mentality to help produce scalable and maintainable technology solutions
  • Excellent leadership, communication, presentation, documentation, and influencing skills
  • Collaborate with business and technical partners to provide an industry leading customer experience on the web using agile frameworks
The Purpose of Your Role
In this role, you will serve as a Director of Architecture within the WI Digital Experience Domain focusing on Student Debt Digital Experience frameworks and platforms and end to end web, mobile and internal associate interactions. You will provide technical leadership for the overall digital platform being responsible for the technical design and implementation of all quality digital applications. You will work closely with the Product Area to design, build, test, and deliver key features that make up Fidelity's Digital experiences. In addition to technical leadership, you will partner with the Digital Experience Leaders, Squad Leaders, Chapter Leaders, and other Architects to tackle sophisticated and exciting business problems and recommend impactful architecture solutions for high priority items.
The Skills You Bring
Your background in the following will prove vital:
  • Experience architecting solutions for the development and deployment of key digital applications and features.
  • Extensive experience decomposing meaningful business problems into creative, efficient, and scalable solutions.
  • Proven experience in building APIs with technologies including GraphQL, Spring Boot and Java
  • Expert with client-side technologies including Angular, JavaScript/TypeScript, HTML5, CSS3, etc.
  • Solid understanding of mobile technologies including IONIC capacitor, Swift or Kotlin
  • Strong technical background on crafting and developing enterprise digital applications with MVC design pattern, micro front-end strategy and open micro service architectures.
  • Experience in DevSecOps standard and tools like Jenkins or Jenkins Core, Git/GitHub.
  • Detailed understanding of responsive web design and technologies following W3C's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines and their implementation.
  • Experience with Cloud-based Architecture and AWS cloud solutions and AWS certification(s) a plus .
The Value You Deliver
  • Comprehensive knowledge of internet, mobile, and application architecture, as well as current and emerging technologies
  • Specialist understanding of software development processes including analysis, design, coding, system and user testing, problem resolution and planning
  • Ability to articulate architecture solutions to product management and architecture leadership
  • Collaborating with a variety of individuals and groups across Fidelity in a constructive manner in order to accomplish tasks and drive forward key business initiatives
  • Willingness to be highly organized, adapt and strive to excel in a fast paced and changing environment with commitment to quality and high standards.
The Team
Fidelity Workplace Investing (WI) provides benefits to Fidelity customers, employers and their employees, in a growing set of areas - Defined Contribution, Stock Plan Services, Investment Products & Consulting, Student Debt and Defined Benefits.

As part of the WI Technology Architecture team you will be key player in helping move us forward into our digital future and digital transformation of our business.
Company Culture
At Fidelity, you can find it all here. We reward ambitious, and passionate individuals with a work environment that champions diversity, partnership and collaboration, while encouraging innovative ideas and fresh thinking. We recognize the value that employees' individual differences can supply to the forward-thinking and strong future of our company.
Company Overview

Fidelity Investments is a privately held company with a mission to strengthen the financial well-being of our clients. We help people invest and plan for their future. We assist companies and non-profit organizations in delivering benefits to their employees. And we provide institutions and independent advisors with investment and technology solutions to help invest their own clients' money.

Join Us

At Fidelity, you'll find endless opportunities to build a meaningful career that positively impacts peoples' lives, including yours. You can take advantage of flexible benefits that support you through every stage of your career, empowering you to thrive at work and at home. Honored with a , we have been recognized by our employees as a top 10 Best Place to Work in 2024. And you don't need a finance background to succeed at Fidelity-we offer a range of opportunities for learning so you can build the career you've always imagined.

At Fidelity, our goal is for most people to work flexibly in a way that balances both personal and business needs with time onsite and offsite through what we're calling "". Most associates will have a hybrid schedule with a requirement to work onsite at a Fidelity work location for at least one week, 5 consecutive days, every four weeks. These requirements are subject to change.

At Fidelity, we value honesty, integrity, and the safety of our associates and customers within a heavily regulated industry. Certain roles may require candidates to go through a preliminary credit check during the screening process. Candidates who are presented with a Fidelity offer will need to go through a background investigation, , and may be asked to provide additional documentation as requested. This investigation includes but is not limited to a criminal, civil litigations and regulatory review, employment, education, and credit review (role dependent). These investigations will account for 7 years or more of history, depending on the role. Where permitted by federal or state law, Fidelity will also conduct a pre-employment drug screen, which will review for the following substances: Amphetamines, THC (marijuana), cocaine, opiates, phencyclidine.

We invite you to Find Your Fidelity at .

Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer. We believe that the most effective way to attract, develop and retain a diverse workforce is to build an enduring culture of inclusion and belonging.

Fidelity will reasonably accommodate applicants with disabilities who need adjustments to participate in the application or interview process. To initiate a request for an accommodation, contact the HR Accommodation Team by sending an email to , or by calling 800-835-5099, prompt 2, option 3.
We welcome those with experience in jobs such as Software Developer, Computer Technician, and Computer User Support Specialist and others in the Computers and Technology to apply.

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