Enterprise Architect - Director Consulting in Markham, ON

$200K - $250K(Ladders Estimates)

CGI Group   •  

Markham, ON L3P 8P3

Industry: Technical Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 34 days ago

Position Description

The Enterprise Architect serves as the highest level of expertise for the enterprise architecture strategy design & deployment and operations of innovative technology solutions.

Your future duties and responsibilities

• Act as an expert and creative visionary for how the software solution will be utilized

• Provide estimates for design and implementation efforts

• Lead development of formalized solution methodologies, ensure overall solution-level integrity

• Build and maintain repository for deliverables, methodologies, and business development documents

• Oversee aspects of project life cycle, from initial kickoff through requirements analysis, design and implementation phases for projects within the solution area

• Negotiate scope and feature requirements with business stakeholders

• Responsible for the gathering of business objectives and architecting solutions to deliver on those objectives

• Perform GAP analysis to determine customization and project planning purposes

• Conduct application training for customers/super users

• Create appropriate documentation for referencing best practices and knowledge transfer

• Research and retrieve information needed to serve client needs

• Deliver a high level of commitment to client success and provide timely and quality services that meet or exceed expectations

• Works with business partners to provide guidance and support in the deployment of complex application solutions

• Act as a mentor/coach to other Implementation Consultants to ultimately develop their skills to a SSA level

• Participates in R&D activities to advance the development of the product roadmap

• Contribute to the development of Statements of Work and Proposals

Required qualifications to be successful in this role


• Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, computer information systems, an engineering discipline, or a related field


• 10+ years of Application development experience.

• Minimum of 5 years of experience as an architect in building complex and highly scalable applications

• Exposure to Agile Development, DevOps and Micro services

• Experienced in using modern IT and Software frameworks (SAFe, Scrum), standards (BPMN, Archimate, UML), methodologies (E.g. TOGAF, Zachman, SOA ...) and tools

• Up to date with the latest trend in the market, and can apply these trends when designing an architecture

• 8-10 years of leading a technical solution RFP implementation, working with internal & external partners to develop solutions

• Support technical operations & business development team through-out the implementation process

• Experience in Business Process Analysis & Design

• Working knowledge of Project, Costing and Billing

• Demonstrated ability to influence actions and gain the support of others to meet objectives.

• Excellent analytical skills, data management and reporting capability

• Ability to multi-task amongst several projects and priorities

Demonstrated proficient written and verbal communication skills to all levels of the organization (internal and external).

• Strong relationship management, teamwork, and presentation skills

• Experience working in a project environment to produce a product or service within a specified timeframe and budget.


  • Software Architecture
  • DevOps

Valid Through: 2019-11-8