Blockchain Solution Architect NBI_US

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Position Summary

Blockchain Solution Architect

Do you have a passion for innovation and emerging technologies along with a firm foundation in the core principles of technology and banking? Would you like to be a part of the early-stage development of a new firm Blockchain offering for banking and capital markets? We are currently seeking a Senior Manager/Specialist Leader who will work with Deloitte Consulting’s offering portfolios and banking and capital markets sector to accelerate and scale the next generation of blockchain and digital assets-driven Consulting offerings.  

As a Blockchain Offering Solution Architect you will have the exciting opportunity to assist and shape the future of blockchain at scale solution impetrations for high profile Financial Services organizations. Solutions Architects own the overall technical design of blockchain solutions and make recommendations on security, cost, performance, reliability and operational efficiency. You will lead strategic discussions to substantiate client business challenges, key value drivers, and competitive advantages. You will help shape Deloitte’s blockchain and digital asset ecosystem, capabilities, and solutions for blockchain technologies across banking and capital markets clients we serve.

  • Major clients / corporations …

Work you’ll do

Individuals in this role would be responsible for a variety of activities including:

  • Architecting, implementing and deploying end-to-end solutions for go-to-market efforts with banking and capital markets clients using private and public blockchains
  • Leading discovery for use cases that can further customer’s understanding of blockchain and specific blockchain implementations
  • Leveraging the use of cloud computing, microservices and integration standards in the blockchain implementation
  • Developing POCs and pilot projects that will evaluate a specific technology’s applicability, performance, and scalability
  • Helping to develop an overall blockchain ecosystem engagement strategy
  • Providing technical guidance for team members
  • Acting as a technical liaison between clients, engineering teams and offering leadership
  • Building practice competence and ‘followership’ across offering portfolio’s and the sector through leadership of client projects and firm initiatives
  • Delivering on flagship blockchain client engagements

The team

Emerging Tech Incubation is an organization with Deloitte Consulting that manages a portfolio of emerging technology investments spanning multiple time horizons. Our mission is to accelerate the next generation of technology-driven Consulting offerings by establishing early market leader positioning, partnering with alliances, start-ups and academia, building practice capabilities and assets, and selling flagship client engagements.

The aspiration of the Deloitte Blockchain practice, within Emerging Tech Incubation, is to design, build, and operate high quality, right-fit solutions based on distributed ledger technology that transform the way our clients work.

Qualifications

Required:

  • 7+ years technology consulting experience
  • Knowledge of Digital Assets, Smart Contract Oracles, Inter-operability, private/permissioned blockchains and sustainability
  • Expertise with various blockchain platforms, specifically nuances between permissioned vs. public chains
  • Consensus mechanism functional and technical knowledge
  • Experience building solutions on blockchain protocols (e.g. public blockchain, MainNet, Solana, Cosmos, etc.)
  • Experience with layer 2 protocols
  • Knowledge of Ethereum development tools (i.e. Hardhat, OpenZeppelin)
  • Experience in delivering cloud-native architectures and solutions (e.g. AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, Oracle, Coinbase Cloud)
  • Understanding of how to layer blockchain network with cloud application and client UI through API streams
  • Experience with writing/debugging and deploying Smart Contracts
  • Experience with platform security, scalability, and reliability
  • Understanding of the blockchain vendor landscape
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and grow new business relationships with senior stakeholders (internal and external)
  • Substantial experience developing and delivering executive level presentations
  • Comfortable working in a virtual environment and managing a virtual team
  • Flexibility/adaptability – comfortable working with ambiguity and continually evolving priorities
  • Willingness to travel as required (where restrictions permit)
  • Demonstrates strong value for diversity and ability to team and collaborate effectively

Preferred:

  • Applied Cryptography
  • 4+1 architecture modelling
  • Understanding of microservices design
  • Understanding of standardization of JSON/expected API information from participants
  • Understanding of Data Architectures (SQL and NoSQL)
  • Understanding of credentialing blockchain participants (SSO, certification, etc.)
  • Ability to produce high quality work products
  • Strong organizational skills

·       The wage range for this role takes into account the wide range of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions including but not limited to skill sets; experience and training; licensure and certifications; and other business and organizational needs.  The disclosed range estimate has not been adjusted for the applicable geographic differential associated with the location at which the position may be filled.  At Deloitte, it is not typical for an individual to be hired at or near the top of the range for their role and compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case.  A reasonable estimate of the current range is $152,000-$266,000.

o   You may also be eligible to participate in a discretionary annual incentive program, subject to the rules governing the program, whereby an award, if any, depends on various factors, including, without limitation, individual and organizational performance.


*Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future.

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Professional development

From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there’s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to build new skills, take on leadership opportunities and connect and grow through mentorship. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career.


As used in this posting, "Deloitte" means Deloitte Consulting LLP, a subsidiary of Deloitte LLP. Please see www.deloitte.com/us/about for a detailed description of the legal structure of Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

Requisition code: 74184

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