Solution Architect

  • Category
    Information Technology - Consulting
  • Job type
  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario

Adecco is currently recruiting for a Solution Architect for a 1.5-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:

  • Developing technology strategies to ensure compatibility with overall enterprise technologies
  • Coordinating application architectures, communication protocols, and other key architectural elements within a consistent enterprise architecture strategy
  • Preparing technical architecture blueprints and roadmaps and review solutions for compliancy to these documents
  • Collaborating with Architecture COE to ensure solutions are aligned with architectural standards
  • Creating system designs
  • Ensuring the integrity of the solution throughout the development

The Solution Architect must meet the following mandatory requirements:

  • Minimum 35 years’ experience as a Solution, Infrastructure, Business or Data Architect.
  • Minimum 35 years’ experience in progressively advancing roles within IT (Intermediate).
  • Minimum 58 years’ experience in progressively advancing roles within IT (Senior).
  • Indepth understanding of current and emerging technologies including micro service architecture, Web services( SOAP, REST), Single Page Applications(SPA) , IBM MQ, Data Base(Oracle, MySQL) and Application Servers and how other enterprises are using them to build systems.
  • Experience with one or more popular NoSQL databasesMongoDB / CouchDB/ Cassandra/ Redis et
  • Understand Benefits AND drawbacks to a micro service architecture
  • Experience in Distributed Caching techniques
  • Experience in software development and coding in multiple languages (C#, .NET, Java, Python.)
  • 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 cross application 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
  • Academic : undergraduate degree in engineering, computer science, business, or equivalent (required), Graduate degree in Business Administration (MBA) (Asset)

Nice to Have:

  • Certifications / skills : TOGAF (Asset), ITIL foundations (Asset), IT Architecture Certification (Asset), SOA (Asset), Integration technologies (FUSE/DataStage/MQ) (Asset)

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.


  • Apply with Adecco

Reference number CA_EN_1_027616_12084831

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.