(R)Java Tech Lead

Category: Software Development/ Engineering
Main location: Canada, Ontario, Toronto
Alternate Location(s): Canada, Quebec, Montreal
Position ID: J1021-0800
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

Java Technical Lead

Location: Canada / Remote

We are looking for a Technical Lead to join our cross functional team and to contribute to the growth of our business. The Technical Lead will also be performing a System Integrator role and will be involved for setting the strategic direction by creating roadmaps, designing operating models and driving operational excellence through delivery lifecycle.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Convert client requirements into solution architecture and design
• Assess and recommend emerging technologies and use cases
• Lead preparation of solution design
• Lead our CI/CD implementation
• Oversee and support Functional & Technical Requirements gathering and definition
• Provide Technical leadership and exposure across a broad scale of tools, technologies, and architecture models
• Help program and project managers in the design, planning, and governance of projects
• Provide direction, coaching and technical leadership guidance to the development teams during application development life cycle

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• At least 8 years’ experience in solution and application architecture leveraging modern development platforms
• Application development knowledge of REST API application architectures, J2EE/Java, ORACLE PL/SQL, Web Services, Microservices, Kafka, OpenShift, Docker, Weblogic, XML, JSON, UML, Bootstrap, Jenkins, Swagger
• Industry best practices in architectural methodologies and standards (e.g., Zachman, TOGAF)
• Interpreting business needs and applying innovative technology solutions

Nice to Have Requirements:
• Strong, proactive leadership capabilities
• Ability to stimulate and participate in creative thinking for out-of-the-box solutions
• Resolving and influencing the positive outcome of conflicting objectives and priorities
• Ability to effectively communicate, interact with and influence Senior Technical Advisors
• Work effectively within a fast-paced team
• Willing to learn fast and adapt quickly to change
• Excellent English written (technical) and verbal communication
• Industry experience in telecom



  • Application Deployment
  • Application Development
  • Business Process Analysis
  • J2EE
  • Java
  • Microservices
  • Systems Analysis

What you can expect from us:

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees "members" because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI — where your ideas and actions make a difference.