Regions Bank Solutions Architect in Hoover, Alabama

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Job Description:

At Regions, the Enterprise Solutions Architect is responsible for multiple dimensions of assigned applications and/or capabilities, including but not limited to stability, life cycle management, version control, design and development of technology solutions, mapping of business requirements to capability oriented technical requirements, and ensuring Technology solutions to business needs are developed in accordance with the enterprise architectural roadmap, guidelines, and standards.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Manages end to end - from conception, through delivery, into production of solution architectures

  • Partners with business and technology subject-matter experts to elicit and translate business requirements into technological solutions

  • Leads the design and modeling of tactical architectures for delivery, development, and support of projects

  • Designs both the physical and logical components of solution architectures that will deliver a positive business outcome

  • Collaborates with other domain architects to provide a consensus based scalable and adaptable architectural solution

  • Responsible for technical analysis and design capabilities

  • Facilitates technology design workshops for emerging technologies

  • Validates designs produced by thirdparty vendors wishing to sell solutions to the organization

  • Aligns IT strategy and planning with the company‚Äôs business goals and objectives

  • Promotes the use of a shared infrastructure and application roadmap to reduce costs and improve how information flows

  • Circulates roadmaps to align informationtechnology priorities with business partner requirements and strategies

  • Builds and maintains technical trusted advisor relationships with influential technical decision makers within Technology

This position is exempt from timekeeping requirements under the Fair Labor Standards Act and is not eligible for overtime pay.


  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or a related field and four (4) years of solutions architecture experience

  • OR a high school diploma or GED and six (6) years solutions architecture experience

  • Experience of N-tier architectures and complex design architectures

  • Experience with technical, application and information architecture delivery techniques and methodologies

  • Certifications in the technology domain of the enterprise

  • Experience with Agile methods

Skills and Competencies

  • Understanding the technology of the organization, e.g. Middleware, .NET, Java 2 Enterprise Edition (J2EE), Oracle, etc.

  • Awareness and ability to document designs using internal and external notational standards (Business Process Model and Notation {BPMN}, Unified Modeling Language {UML})

  • Working knowledge of modern Operating Systems (Linux/Windows), Networking, Servers/Mainframe, Secure Coding Practices, Development Environments (Java/.Net), Databases (DB2/Oracle/SQL Server)

  • An understanding of, and ability to use design patterns to steer business requirements into enterprise wide technical strategies

  • Knowledge of security design techniques

  • Demonstrate ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly


Hoover, Alabama


About Regions

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  • Put people first

  • Do what is right

  • Focus on your customer

  • Reach higher

  • Enjoy life

Through these values, our mission to make life better drives our desire to improve and make a positive difference in the communities where we work and live through financial investments and volunteering.