Solution Architect

Solution Architect

Category: Architecture
City: Montréal, Quebec, Canada
Position ID: J1119-1399
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:


Your future duties and responsibilities:

Role and Responsibilities :

Understand and analyze the non-functional business requirements related to assigned mandates

• Define technical solution architecture to meet business requirements and ensure appropriate sizing of the technologies

• Align all technical solutions with IT roadmaps and strategies

• Maximize reuse of technical solution components

• Identify the impact of the technical solution on existing IT technologies, initiatives and support teams

• Define the high-level testing approach for the technical solution

• Provide the estimates for delivering the technical solution

• Review and approve technical design specifications to ensure that they are aligned with the technical solution architecture

• Address issues to ensure that developed solutions remain true to the defined technical architecture

• Accompany the related projects in order to ensure architecture alignment and adjustments as required

• Apply, and ensure compliance with, all appropriate IT standards (Security, Architecture, Technology Building Blocks, Project Delivery Methodology, SOX, etc.)

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Qualifications Required :

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or a related study, or equivalent related project experience

• Strong experience in similar environments

• 5+ years in-depth experience with understanding business models, visions and processes and translating them into technical architectures

• Strong communication skills - ability to create material and communicate to a variety of stakeholders

• Strong analytical skills - ability to visualize, articulate, analyze and solve complex problems

What you can expect from us:

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