Solution Architect

CGI Group - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Position Description: Solution Architect serves as the highest level of solution architecture for the design and 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

Business Development:

  • Responsible for the gathering of business objectives and architecting solutions to deliver on those objectives
  • Perform reverse engineering of multiple middleware systems and re-architecture them into the IP-Stack based platform based on the client’s long-term vision
  • Lead the team in crafting the proposals from solutioning, effort sizing, presenting to clients / internals for approval
  • Research and retrieve information needed to serve client needs


  • Negotiate scope and feature requirements with business stakeholders
  • Oversee aspects of project life cycle, from initial kickoff through requirements analysis, design and implementation phases for projects within the solution area
  • Perform GAP analysis to determine customization and project planning purposes
  • Contribute to the development of Statements of Work and Proposals
  • Lead development of formalized solution methodologies, ensure overall solution-level integrity * Build and maintain repository for deliverables, methodologies, and business development documents * Works with business partners to provide guidance and support in the deployment of complex application solutions
  • Deliver a high level of commitment to client success and provide timely and quality services that meet or exceed expectations

Coaching and other Requirements:

  • Participates in R&D activities to advance the development of the product roadmap
  • * Create appropriate documentation for referencing best practices and knowledge transfer
  • Conduct application training for customers/super users
  • Act as a mentor/coach to other Implementation Consultants to ultimately develop their skills to a SSA level
  • Deliver a high level of commitment to client success and provide timely and quality services that meet or exceed expectations Required qualifications to be successful in this role
  • 10+ years of experience in a leadership & consultative capacity
  • 0+ years of experience managing a full lifecycle implementation & leading a integration with focus on middleware applications
  • 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
  • Familiar with the TMForum framework / APIs is highly preferred.
  • Familiar with Zachman / TOGAF Architecture Frameworks.

Other Requirements: * Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, computer information systems, an engineering discipline, or a related field

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $100,000.00 to $130,000.00 /year


  • Solution Architecture: 5 years (Required)