Tech Lead and Solutions Architect

Job Category: Technology
Job Type: Permanent
Date posted: 11 Mar 2022
Application expiry: 16 Apr 2022

About Validus Group Tech Hub

Validus is a leading SME Financing Fintech platform in Southeast Asia, based in Singapore and operating in 4 markets – Singapore, Vietnam, Indonesia, and Thailand. Through the platform, Validus Group has funded more than $1billion, as well as have scaled 300% YoY basis (even during the Covid-19 pandemic situations). Validus has won multiple awards in Fintech categories – Top Fintech FI in 2020 Singapore Fintech Festival, Global Economics Award, Global Banking & Finance Award,Top Fintech platform in SME category, Top CIO50 and others.


Technical Solutions Architect

Validus is looking for a Solutions Architect, based in India. This role reports to the Head of Platform Development. This role is an individual contributor and should have hands-on experience in Delivery.



  • Be the tech lead for the technical delivery tribes
  • Support the application development teams in solution and architecture
  • Collaborate with stakeholders, technical and non technical to provide tech solutioning & architecture
  • Serve as the bridge between product management and the technical delivery tribes
  • Drive the enterprise and system architecture, establishing tech governance through setting up a Center of Excellence



  • At least 10 years in software engineering
  • At least 5 years of experience in managing as Tech Lead / Solutions Architect
  • Is a polyglot who understands different languages and platforms (Java, NodeJS, VueJS, React)
  • Have experience with setting up CI/CD pipelines (Jenkins, GitHub Actions, Bitbucke Piplines)
  • Have good understanding of various architectural patterns and design patterns (Microservices, CQRS/ES, etc)
  • Experience with working on AWS Cloud (EKS, RDS, S3, DDB)
  • Have been involved in transformations from traditional ops to DevSecOps
  • Have driven and built guilds/community of practices within the company
  • Experience in driving and building a center of excellence
  • Experience in working with various SQL and NoSQL technologies
  • Have experience working in an Agile Team
  • Able to self teach and pick up new skills quickly
  • Familiar with and have applied everything with code concepts as part of working experience
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Excellent diagraming skills, well versed in UML modeling



  • 9 – 13 Years


Annexure I

Skill Matrix

  • Solutions Architecture
  • Cloud Infrastructure (AWS – Preferred)
  • Microservice Architecture (Spring boot)
  • Enterprise Architecture
  • Serverless Architecture
  • Docker
  • Orchestration (Kubernetes/ECS)
  • Application security
  • DevOps Strategies
  • Unix Commands
  • Agile
  • User Authentication / Authorization
  • Java / Python
  • Database (RDBMS / NoSQL)
  • Coding standards, Governance
  • Communication
  • Site Reliability Engineering
  • GitHub, Bitbucket

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