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  • Location: Toronto, ON
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #1712

Solution Architect 
Contract: 6 months (Opportunity for extension)

The Role:
The solution architect is an advisor and subject matter expert representing technology helping to solve complex problems to support business goals.  This is a key role shaping the strategy and implementation of technology projects across the Bank. You will also provide expert consultation to project, business and development teams on new initiatives. You will develop application roadmaps to help modernize the Bank’s application ecosystem. You will be responsible for creating end to end solutions, working very closely with the business stakeholders and development teams. You will help guide and lead the technical teams throughout the development cycle.
 

Responsibilities:

  1. Works with the business and technical teams to define scalable, available, and resilient end to end solutions spanning digital front ends and back end systems taking into account the enterprise architecture strategy
  2. Has in depth understanding of technology solutions, including cloud, containerizations, and APIs
  3. Creates and maintains the technology application modernization roadmap to evolve platforms to meet business objectives
  4. Influences the Bank's strategic orientation by implementing technological solutions that optimize the quality of services and operations
  5. Ensures solutions being proposed are viable and balance strategic and tactical goals, and meet project budget and timelines
  6. Performs impact analysis to understand which upstream and downstream systems are impacted
  7. Contributes to the growth of the architecture practice by helping define the enterprise architecture objectives, standards, creates and maintains supporting documentations and artifacts
  8. Provides subject matter expertise, helps lead the technical teams and is a trusted advisor to the business
  9. Works with Security, Data, and Infrastructure architecture to ensure all facets of architecture are being considered  
  10. Demonstrates excellent communication and negotiation skills required to clearly articulate and explain the proposed solution to senior stakeholders
  11. Helps define the SDLC to ensure development and testing automation processes are in place to optimize efficiency and quality

Must-have Skills:

  1. 7+ years of Solution Architecture experience implementing solutions for large programs with excellent understanding of how to build resilient systems, that are secure and interconnected in a complex ecosystem
  2. Prior experience in software engineering – Java stack.
  3. Experience with designing and implementing cloud-based architecture solutions, front end, Service Oriented approaches, Mobile and Digital technologies, and infrastructure
  4. Experience with Integration and Connectivity to vendor applications and vendor cloud platforms – API's, microservices, webservices
  5. Experience in Agile software development projects
  6. Experience with Enterprise Architecture framework such as TOGAF
  7. Experience with enterprise architecture modeling tools such as Sparx EA, BIZZdesign, MEGA, Archimate is an asset

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