IT Application Architect (PSS)



  • Employment Type

    Full time

Job description

    The 'IT Application Architect - PSS' is responsible for end to end design, architecture and non-functional performance of PSS software. The role is also responsible for technical interactions with development partners, and ensure FZ Design Standards are applied uniformly across all vendors, resulting in consistent software
    Key Activities
    • Develop and maintain the Reservation System and associated systems
    • Maintain and regularly update the Class Diagrams and Design deliverables related to PSS data structures
    • Guide implementation of technology to be used in software development/design
    • Understand end to end domain model of PSS related structures including but not limited to:
    - PNR
    - ETicket
    - Schedules
    - Inventory
    - Flights
    - Customer Profiles
    - Frequent Flyer/Loyalty Systems
    - External Pricing Solutions
    - Merchandising Solutions
    • Lead PSS IT initiatives including Enterprise Service Bus, Business Middleware, SOA based reusable enterprise web service suite, API Gateway, technical architecture
    • Work along with development vendors to ensure FZ application architecture design and development standards are followed, delivering best of breed solutions
    • Review vendor design
    • Optimise development effort, by bringing in best practices in application development
    • Validate architectural fit and stability of data structures in PSS and related applications
    • Implementation of new generation technology solutions for FZ hosted PSS platform, maximing revenue and minimising operational costs
    • Research and recommend innovative solutions for PSS system taking into account locally hosted, cloud and hybrid solution options
    • Responsible for troubleshooting and problem solving of application/transaction related issue, in development, testing, staging, production and DR environments as part of the PSS project
    • Ensure the developed solution is validated against the agreed design
    • Perform static code reviews and tool based reviews to ensure code quality and adequate code coverage
    • Guide development of frameworks which will be extended by inhouse/vendors, aligning the hybrid solution development along acceptable standards
    • Document, manage and move to production new applications/modules/functionality developed internally as well as by external vendors
    • Align design of solutions alongside business objectives, and ensure organisational goals are met
    • Ensure all applications and changes to applications fit the organization's technology infrastructure and business strategy
    • Lead Proof of Concepts and Identification of Emerging Technologies, and ensure best of breed solutions are incorporated into FZ Application Library
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