Solution Architect - Intermediate

  • Category
    Information Technology - Consulting
  • Job type
    Temporary/Contract
  • Location
    Kanata, Ontario

Adecco is currently recruiting for a Solution Architect for a 6-month contract with possibility of extension with our Crown Corporation Client located in Kanata, ON. The successful candidate must hold a valid Reliability Security Clearance or be eligible for one.

The Solution Architect will have the following responsibilities:

  • Work in partnership with Strategy, COE’s and the business so as to help in defining future services, enhancement and direction.
  • Support management, business, development teams, and the BSD teams with innovations and solid design principles
  • Work across the CPGC to understand and leverage common solution components where appropriate
  • Work closely with the development team to ensure design patterns and direction are successfully and consistently implemented
  • Design and implement complex systems solutions across the stack
  • Translate business requirements into an overall technical solution that is robust, scalable and extensible
  • Proactively anticipate technical risks and design/implement error handling and other mitigation techniques to ensure system stability and security
  • Recognize opportunities for reuse, componentization, dependencies and interactions between components and projects and take ownership of resolving issues/conflicts
  • Participate in the definition of a change release strategy for application change initiatives
  • Participate in tier 3 application support activities including incident management and the assessment and delivery of application upgrades and patches
  • Identify and evaluate risks and participate in mitigation and control activities
  • Author architectural solution documents
  • Support the determination of estimates- level of effort and cost, staffing, deployment strategy and work breakdown structure.
  • Provide technical thought, leadership and mentoring

The Solution Architect must meet the following mandatory requirements:

  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience as a Solution, Infrastructure, Business or Data Architect.
  • Minimum 5-8 years’ experience in progressively advancing roles within IT
  • Academic: undergraduate degree in engineering, computer science, business, or equivalent
  • Client Management: can consolidate business requirements and translate them into sound solution architecture
  • Solution design: familiar with workflow concepts and how they integrate with application solutions in a crossapplication context
  • Application development: knowledge of functions, features and facilities of applicable programming languages
  • Application development concepts: is familiar with developing Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) based services within medium to highly complex application environments
  • Familiarity with both functional and performance aspects of integration
  • Domain knowledge: experience in relevant IT domain

Nice to Have:

  • TOGAF
  • ITIL foundations
  • IT Architecture Certification
  • SOA
  • Integration technologies (FUSE/DataStage/MQ)
  • Graduate degree in Business Administration

If you are interested in applying to the Solution Architect position, please submit your resume as soon as possible by clicking on the 'Apply with Adecco’ button.

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Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.