Technical Solution Architect (IT)

Saskatchewan

Job Type

Immigration. International

About the Role

  • Provide architecture leadership and subject matter expertise to client engagements focusing on complex and innovative products and reusable assets

  • Develop solution plans intended to support business investment decisions

  • Create innovative and practical designs that account for the end-to-end technical solution of a system, in line with the business strategy and objectives.

  • Work closely and continuously with the business/client to focus on meeting the requirements and incorporating broader aspects such as overall product costs/revenue, data privacy & sovereignty, business continuity, information security, integration with other systems, etc.

  • Identifying, defining, and implementing reusable assets and standards. Responsible for adherence to these standards and consumption of reusable assets across products and portfolios

  • Ensure relevant technical strategies, policies, standards and practices are applied correctly across Technology programs/projects and products.

  • Contribute to the development of architecture governance structures, methodologies and compliance activities

  • Recognize industry technology trends and emerging technologies, understands how they apply to Immigration and case management software.

  • Encourage importance of technical quality, emerging technologies, sharing and experimentation across the org through mentoring, hackathons, communities etc.

  • Drive an ongoing communication plan to educate stakeholders on the purpose and benefits of solution architecture

  • Guide others in resolving complex issues in solution architecture and solves complex, escalated aspects of a software project

Requirements

  • One or more programming and scripting languages such as JavaScript, PowerShell, Bash, SQL, .NET, Java, Python, PHP, Ruby, PERL, C++, etc.

  • Expert understanding of solution architecture.

  • Communicate solutions, ideas, suggestions to a variety of (business) stakeholders effectively and comprehensively

  • Deep understanding of Application, Infrastructure and security architecture and non-functional aspects like Performance, Scalability, Reliability, Availability, all the so-called “capabilities” of a system

  • Experience with Agile & DevSecOps methodologies.

  • Strong collaborator – willingness to share ideas, documentation and leading practices

  • Conceptual and analytical thinker – ability to extract, analyze, and document complex business and technical requirements/strategies

  • Understanding of latest cloud computing and data technologies, business drivers, emerging computing trends, and deployment options.

Benefits:

  • Starts after 6 months of employments: Disability insurance, Dental insurance and extended medical insurance like prescription drugs but no vision benefits

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in: Engineering, Computer Science, IT or Mathematics.

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