Innovation Architect

Innovation Architect

Why is our Technology Innovation team the next step for you?

Our Technology Innovation team research, investigate and build new and innovative technology and assess its applicability to Worldpay. We provide research briefings and digests, manage team wiki-like repositories and organise and develop innovation councils and working groups. We seek new or innovative technologies that may have applicability to Worldpay, provide critical analysis and filtering and to aid in its prioritisation, as well as maintain knowledge management systems to allow automated production of research digests and briefings.

How will you add value on a day-to-day basis?

Providing technology and delivery leadership on innovation projects from inception through to delivery, as well developing proof-of-concept of selected innovations. You will provide technology advocacy and guidance to business innovation teams, strategy of one or more major business or IT innovation programmes and facilitate innovation forums, councils and seminars.

You’ll provide expert advice, contribute to the shaping of commercial/ contractual arrangements.  You’ll implement and operate the technology governance framework in order to assess projects and initiatives for ‘fit’ against Worldpay technology strategy, architecture and policies. Whilst providing a significant role leading, managing and coaching other team members.

What will make you the ideal candidate?

Strategic vision, deep technology expertise and a proven track record of realising a multi-faceted technology strategy. You’ll have extensive understanding across the breadth of IT with a proven track record within a wide variety of IT functions. Evidenced track record of research and development of innovative technology solutions. The ability to take complex ideas, objectives, problems and work with them through to simple solutions recognising synergies and options.

You’ll build sustainable relationships with colleagues and key individuals in the business and IT team from executive management through to technical levels. Strong demonstrable presentation and documentation skills.

How is Worldpay changing the world?

We are leaders in modern money. Each and every time you use your debit card or credit card to pay for something, whether online or face-to-face, there’s a good chance it happened because of us. On an annual basis our innovations, systems and technology enable billions of money transactions globally. Working with customers large and small, we help them to take your payments quickly, safely and reliably, allowing them to grow their businesses and making your life more convenient in the process. As a leader in global fintech and the largest London IPO since 2011, this is a great time to join us in building for the next phase of the Worldpay journey.

 

Reference

Job Number

JO-1708-11126

Location

London / England

Business Area

Tech and Engineering

Employment Type

Permanent- Full-time

Posted

August 3, 2017

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