Senior Technical Consultant - Solution Architecture

Location: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Date Posted: 12-12-2017

Job Title: Senior Technical Consultant - Solution Architecture
Job ID #: 171235
Location: Regina, SK 
Duration: 1 Year +
Start Date: ASAP
Interview Type: Phone & Skype

Job purpose

To provide technical solutions, designs, options, and risks for business projects and related requirements. Develops data models, solution architecture, and integration methods to deliver project solutions within the existing application, technology, and business environment.
Evaluates and recommends appropriate frameworks, tools, patterns, and services for solution development. Serves as a senior development resource to provide technical direction and leadership. Mentors junior development and architecture staff.

Duties and responsibilities
  • Provide solution architecture design for new projects
  • Develop appropriate data models and integration with existing database schema for all projects
  • Evaluate and recommend appropriate technology approaches, tools, patterns, and
  • development practices for project delivery
  • Mock up application designs for new development and application updates
  • Document and diagram the technical and data model design for all projects
  • Develops applications and serves as a senior technical lead to provide direction and mentorship to a team of developers
  • Interact with all business units to present, discuss, and recommend solution options

Qualifications/ Education/Certifications 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field or relevant experience
  • TOGAF 9 certification preferred

  • 15+ years of experience designing, developing, and maintaining technical solutions.
  • 10+ years of experience developing in a .NET environment
  • 5+ years of experience developing solutions with SQL Server and Oracle
  • 5+ years of experience leading and mentoring a team of development and resources
  • 1+ year experience with Microsoft Dynamics CRM and Azure Service Bus
  • Experience with Amdocs Enterprise is strongly preferred
  • Experience using Workfront is an asset
  • Experience within the directory publishing/local search/marketing services industry an asset

Skills and abilities 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to assist the business clearly articulate their technical needs and requirements
  • Ability to present information to groups effectively
  • Ability to manage stakeholders professionally and effectively
  • Accepts responsibility and accountability for their actions
  • Ability to see possibilities, innovative and adaptable to course changes
  • Ability to bring structure to complex problems / transitions
  • Self-starter and results oriented
  • Collaborative and diplomatic
  • Ability to uncover underlying needs / issues
  • Able to effectively diagram and document technicalsolutions
  • Analytical skills applied to both process and people
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