Agency Wealth Management Domain Architect


Date: Jan 9, 2023

Location: New York, NY, US

Company: New York Life Insurance Co

Location Designation: Hybrid 



When you join New York Life, you’re joining a company that values career development, collaboration, innovation, and inclusiveness. We want employees to feel proud about being part of a company that is committed to doing the right thing. You’ll have the opportunity to grow your career while developing personally and professionally through various resources and programs. New York Life is a relationship-based company and appreciates how both virtual and in-person interactions support our culture.



Domain Architect is accountable for developing and solutioning for the Wealth Management business areas. The ideal candidate demonstrates highly effective communication skills and can conduct and manage conversations with C-level business and technology executives. The candidate should have demonstratable experience in developing end to end application, data, integration, cloud, and security architectures. The Domain Architect is responsible to align business capabilities, delivery, cost estimates and overseeing the execution in accordance with the set-forth architecture.


Role and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for setting architecture vision within a Wealth Management Business Domain
  • Responsible for managing Wealth Management business capability architecture
  • Transform very high-level requirements into specific implementation strategies furthering the Wealth Management multi-year technology roadmap
  • Effectively own, manage and communicate with business leaders to solve critical business problems
  • Establishes solution intent and initial estimate for all new work
  • Maintains consistency of architectures and the principles applied across a Wealth Management Business Domain
  • Governs the application of architectures and principles applied to solutions
  • Works with and across other leaders, architects and implementation leads to ensure that the architecture aligns and is consistent with both design guidelines and enterprise architecture standards
  • Understands and augments the solution architecture and design to address integrations being applied across businesses, applications, technologies, and services
  • Defines and prioritizes technology enablers and application decommissioning opportunities, based on business priorities
  • Partners with architecture stakeholders across the organization, such as other LOB Domain, Integration, Data, Security and Enterprise Architecture
  • Understands technology standards, policies and procedures and emerging technologies and applies this knowledge


Insurance and Financial Services Domain Experience:

  • Proven experience as a domain, release train or solution architect for financial services, preferably in wealth management area, commercial or retail insurance
  • Ability to understand, document and propose technology solutions for Fortune 500 enterprise, particularly within the insurance / agency domain
  • Demonstrable experience in understanding insurance technology patterns and implementation of technology capabilities using these technology patterns


The candidate should possess demonstrable experience in the following core competencies:

  • Emerging Technology Trends
  • Architecture Documentation
  • Architecture Principles
  • Application and Integration Design Patterns
  • User Access and Integration Security Patterns
  • SaaS Software Assessment and Evaluation
  • Strategic Technology Planning
  • Consulting/Collaboration
  • Business acumen
  • Problem solving
  • Openness to learning
  • Relationship building
  • TOGAF or equivalent architecture certification is a plus
  • Wealth Management experience a plus





Salary range: $132,500-$197,500 

Overtime eligible: Exempt 

Discretionary bonus eligible: Yes 

Sales bonus eligible: No 


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Recognized as one of Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies, New York Life is committed to improving local communities through a culture of employee giving and volunteerism, supported by the Foundation. We're proud that due to our mutuality, we operate in the best interests of our policy owners. We invite you to bring your talents to New York Life, so we can continue to help families and businesses “Be Good At Life.” To learn more, please visit LinkedIn, our Newsroom and the Careers page of

Job Requisition ID: 85932




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