Solution Architect
Lewisville, TX, USA
Posted 21 May (11 days ago)
Job description

Business Unit/Enterprise Function Description

Ally Auto's U.S. auto finance operations provide a wide array of financial products and services to automotive dealerships and retail automotive customers in the United States. Together with Dealer Products and Services, the U.S. auto finance team has built strong dealer relationships by offering high-quality wholesale financing services, attractive volume incentives and a full array of highly competitive products like extended service contracts, dealership insurance products and more.

Position Description

The role Solution Architect will be responsible for serving as software designer and architect for the development and maintenance of a credit decision system using OutSystems. This position will also be instrumental in designing, developing, testing workflows and providing technical documentation using the platform. The individual will also need to act as a subject matter expert on projects requiring changes to the credit decision system, and provide technical guidance and support of integrated application solutions. The position also requires strong collaboration with a broad group of matrix partners, including business operations, IT, Risk, Finance/Pricing, and Product Management, etc. to support and coordinate the implementation of business requirements systemically.

Job Responsibilities

  • Work closely with the Product Team to advise on development of appropriate solution architectures in response to product development initiatives
  • Work closely with Business Analysts in translating business requirement specifications to Technical specifications
  • Liaising with people from different backgrounds, from management to designers and programmers in the IT department, to ensure the solution approach meets the needs of the organization and the people who'll be using it.
  • Develop software in an Agile development process utilizing OutSystems
  • Oversee efforts to integrate software components
  • Develop and maintain reference architectures and best practices that allow for secure, high performing, and highly available solutions.
  • Mentor less experienced team members
  • Perform other duties as assigned in order to support the business



  • S. in computer science or MIS or related field with 10+ years of experience
  • Experience designing, deploying and supporting one or more OutSystems solutions
  • Experience in integrating the OutSystems with SOAP/REST web services and databases
  • Should be a technologist who has hands on experience in multiple technical disciplines related to the architecture of digital products and platforms in cloud environments (AWS preferred / MS Azure, DevSecOps tools and SDLC environment)
  • Experience with Linux
  • Familiarity with database design, documentation and coding
  • Working knowledge of Java/C#, XML, and web-based languages(JavaScript, CSS, HTML) a plus
  • Experienced working with teams operating in both are waterfall & agile disciplines
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Strong people skills including the ability to interact with employees at all levels
  • Analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Must be detail oriented and well organized with ability to multitask
  • Ability to provide advice/direction in primary areas of expertise
  • Knowledge of general financial concepts -- P&L calculations, amortization schedules, basic understanding of interest rates, financial metrics, pro-forma models, etc a plus


Total Rewards Information

But Ally's Total Compensation -- Or Total Rewards -- Extends Beyond Your Paycheck And Is Designed To Support And Enrich Your Personal And Professional Life, Including

Ally's compensation program offers market-competitive base pay and pay-for-performance incentives (bonuses) based on achieving personal and company goals.

  • Time Away: competitive holiday and flexible paid-time-off, including time off for volunteering and voting.
  • Planning for the Future: benefits to help you plan for the near and long term including an industry-leading 401K retirement savings plan with matching and company contributions, student loan and 529 educational assistance programs, tuition reimbursement and other financial well-being programs.
  • Supporting your Health & Well-being: flexible health and insurance options including dental and vision, pre-tax Health Savings Account with employer contributions and a total well-being program that helps you and family stay on track physically, socially, emotionally and financially.
  • Building a Family: adoption, surrogacy and fertility support as well as benefits that help you take care of your family -- parental and caregiver leave, back-up child and adult/elder day care program and child care discounts.
  • Work-Life Integration: other benefits including LifeMatters® Employee Assistance Program, subsidized and discounted Weight Watchers® program and other employee discount programs.


Ally is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Ally is an Equal Opportunity Employer We extend equal employment opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy status, marital status, military or veteran status, genetic disposition or any other reason protected by law.


Disclaimer: This job offer was originally posted on Linkedin.

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(3 to 5 years)