Digital Services Architect

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Category: Architecture
City: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Position ID: J1117-2181
Employment Type: Full Time


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Position Description:

CGI offers the opportunity to work with Canada’s largest Information Technology Outsourcing and Management Consulting Company with a true global presence in a fast-paced and energetic atmosphere where your personal and professional growth is accelerated by your desire and sense of commitment. CGI’s continuous growth is a testament to the confidence clients place in them and to the dedication of their professionals. At CGI, all employees are called members because they feel a powerful sense of ownership and accountability. Members at CGI are building their own company – in 100+ offices worldwide. CGI has the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for clients – and for members; that’s why an astounding 90 percent of them are CGI shareholders. We're expanding in Atlantic Canada and we need your skills, enthusiasm, and dedication as part of our team.

CGI Services to Credit Unions has an exciting opportunity for a Digital Services Architect. As a senior member of our national practice providing retail banking solutions and services to credit unions, you will be joining an experienced team of global professionals serving our clients across Canada and the world.

The financial industry is changing dramatically as credit unions are challenged with finding faster, more innovative ways of providing solutions and services to their customers who have more alternatives than any time in recent history. Digital transformation and digital services are disrupting traditional financial institutions, instead offering businesses and households access to services that are customized specifically to personalized needs and wants of the end consumer. Omni-channel customer experience, mobile self-service, predictive analytics, robotic process automation, FinTech partnerships, and open banking regulations are turning the banking industry on its head. Staying relevant is key and customer retention and growth has never been more challenging. Our clients are turning to CGI to help them remodel their operations and help them navigate through the massive digital transformational changes required to remain competitive.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

As the Digital Services Architect, you will collaborate directly with a progressive client on a number of dynamic and exciting digital transformation initiatives. You will be evaluating, advising, designing their digital services vision as well as the processes and solutions required to realize that vision across multiple project streams and teams. If you are searching for a role that allows you to share your digital services mastery with like-minded individuals that are eager to collaborate, crusade, and propel digital transformation into the culture and DNA of the client’s organization, this opportunity is for you.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Must Have Experience Requirements:
• Senior level experience acting as a Digital Services Architect for large digital transformation
• Senior level experience articulating and presenting digital transformation concepts and the
role of technology in driving digitization
• Senior level experience with the development processes and methodologies that enable fast
delivery (digital factory, agile, devOps)
• Senior level experience with the tools, approaches, and technologies that facilitate the move
towards digital (microservices, RPA, analytics, cloud)
• Excellent relationship building, negotiation, and conflict resolution soft skills

Very Nice to Have Experience Requirements:
• Experience working in the financial services domain, especially in retail banking and/or
commercial banking

What you can expect from us:

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

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CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation. Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.


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