Solution Architect

Kuala Lumpur
Engineering & Technology


5- 8 years

Seniority level

Mid-senior level

Employment type


The opportunity

First Digital Trust (FDT) is seeking an experienced Software Architect who can work on complex and challenging problems and generate robust solutions. As a Software Architect, you will be responsible for making design choices, coordinating and overseeing technical solutions, software coding standards, tools, and platforms. The ideal candidate must enjoy working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with a “take-charge” / “can-do” attitude and demonstrate flexibility and resiliency.


  • Collaborate with stakeholders to creatively design technology solutions that meet business and product requirements and fall within timelines and acceptance criteria
  • Identify technical requirements, analyze alternatives, and conduct solution recommendations related to software, platform, and cloud services
  • Investigate new technologies and their implementation in our products, providing relevant ideas and suggestions to Product Owners
  • Develop a robust infrastructure, databases, and applications, specifically in designing, coding, operating, and supporting high-performance, highly available services and infrastructure.
  • Produce well-written technical documentation that documents the systems design decisions and outlines the functional and non-functional requirements according to which proposed solutions are defined, managed, and delivered
  • Share technical solutions with the team through design review, code review, proofs-of-concept, and show and tell.
  • Provide systems design support to ensure consistent system architecture and solution delivery across engineering teams
  • Continuously validate technology platform and participate in the code review process to ensure solution quality and common acceptance
  • Strive to be at the forefront of new modern technologies and bring them within the larger team


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field
  • 5+ years of hands-on experience in architecture, design, or developing cloud-based applications interacting with APIs, databases, and storage and
  • Hands-on programming experience with modern web applications, enterprise application development platforms (i.e., Angular, .NET Core, SQL Server, JavaScript), integrations, data, and reporting
  • Knowledge of a variety of architectural principles like enterprise design patterns, microservices, monoliths, event-driven software architectures, etc
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills—Ability to present technical solutions to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Ability to work well in a team/collaborative environment following project methodology framework (SCRUM) or Agile

Our values

We get things done.

We don't look at challenges and say that they're someone else's job—we find a way.

We get things right.

It’s all about trust. We make no compromise in standards of integrity in all of our actions.

We change thing.

We embrace change and the opportunities it creates and always seek to improve.


First Digital Trust is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work environment. We're always on the lookout for talented, passionate people and encourage applications from all backgrounds regardless of age, disability, gender, sexual orientation, parental status, race or religion. If you need reasonable accommodation at any point in the application or interview process, please let us know.