About Nubank

Nubank was founded in 2013 to free people from a bureaucratic, slow and inefficient financial system. Since then, through innovative technology and outstanding customer service, the company has been redefining people's relationships with money across Latin America. With operations in Brazil, Mexico, and Colombia, Nubank is today one of the largest digital banking platforms and technology-leading companies in the world.

Today, Nubank is a global company, with offices in São Paulo (Brazil), Mexico City (Mexico), Buenos Aires (Argentina), Bogotá (Colombia), Durham (United States), and Berlin (Germany). It was founded in 2013 in Sao Paulo, by Colombian David Vélez, and cofounded by Brazilian Cristina Junqueira and American Edward Wible. For more information, visit www.nubank.com.br.

About the team

Nubank’s Global Acceleration Experience Team is a newly formed team focused on driving faster innovation at scale. The team led by Edwin Poot, VP of Product - Global Platformization consists of a team of Business Specialists, Product Designers, Technical Product Managers, Engineers and Solution Architects, this team is responsible for driving the company's enterprise-wide strategy on platformization of our products (Credit Card, Lending, Investments, Insurance, Marketplace, Open Banking, etc) and capabilities (Identity, Payments, Customer Relationship Management, etc) and evolving the architectural muscle towards an ecosystem of platform-products working in concert to enable acceleration of our business globally..

They are accountable for the platformization program supporting the streams of initiatives and providing global guidance to business units and horizontal teams internationally with the roll-out of major platform initiatives and their role in the broader ecosystem.

About the role

  • The Technical Solutions Architect is the architectural owner of Nubank’s new platformization strategy 
  • You will drive technical analysis of our current platforms, analyze requirements, define improvements by using standards and patterns and create and support an internal collaboration framework comprised of our most senior technologists as part of the objectives of the Architecture Forum.
  • In partnership with the Architecture Forum & VP of Product - Global Platformization you will create solution prototypes, collect best practices and standards and solicit feedback and iterate 
  • This role will enable significant leverage across the diverse engineering product and business orgs at Nubank, ultimately creating the foundation to support faster innovation at scale and global acceleration.
  • Within Nubank this role will drive development of our architecture muscle to build scalable, flexible, and cost effective platforms.
  • Some of the outcomes we expect as a result of a platformization strategy include: identification and externalization of reusable components, collecting best practices & defining standards, implementation of required processes and promoting platforms-as-product mindset, while balancing product flexibility and operational efficiency. 

What we’re looking for:

  • 7+ years in a Solutions Architect or Technical Role ideally in an agile SW environment and a software engineering background
  • Experience delivering outcomes in fast-paced environments 
  • Experience leading technical projects, programs especially in agile, software development environments
  • Strong communicator, collaborator and able to translate business needs into technical and business roadmap
  • Leadership of complex project, people, processes 
  • Exceptional communicator at the executive and technical engineering level with ability to educate and influence 

Role Location

  • São Paulo, Brazil
  • Berlin, Germany
  • US Remote

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