Architect Intermediate

Eagle is currently seeking an Architect Intermediate. This is a twelve (12) month, contract position scheduled to start in August.

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Analyzes business requests and contributes to system requirements covering all considerations required to maintain secure, scalable, robust, and optimized enterprise applications;
  • Consults with stakeholders to ensure alignment and maximize business value of IT solutions;
  • Gives input and direction to vendors to ensure optimal designs;
  • Performs coding or code reviews ad-hoc (e.g. for performance optimization mini-projects);
  • Provides analysis and recommendations for new software / infrastructure as required;
  • Produces test planning and directs environment readiness to support test activities;
  • Performs testing on enterprise systems solutions, including technical components and business rules;
  • Supports the project team with challenges and defect resolution during construction and test activities;
  • Creates or provides input and approval of deployment plans, ensuring issue free deployments of new code to production;
  • Accountable to ensure technical documentation is in place and kept up to date as project and support activities occur over time;
  • Monitors and interprets application availability metrics, and proactively take actions to achieve target results, and;
  • Troubleshoots production issues as 3rd-level escalation contact.
 

Skills and Qualifications

The qualified candidate must have:

  • Bachelor degree in an IT related discipline or equivalent combination of education and experience;
  • Excellent English written and verbal communication;
  • Confident team player – capable of articulating and willing to share personal insights which contribute to resilient, high-quality solutions;
  • Excellent technical writing and drawing (e.g. Visio);
  • Proven ability to meet aggressive deadlines & work under pressure;
  • Solid troubleshooting and problem-solving abilities, technical savvy;
  • Experience with leading edge concepts and techniques like multi-threading, high availability, virtualization and containerization;
  • Effective knowledge of command-line operating systems and interfaces;
  • Familiar with Web Services concepts: Tomcat, JBOSS, WebLogic, XML, SOAP, etc.;
  • Deep knowledge of DB systems such as Oracle, MSSQL, SQL, data modeling;
  • Performance analysis and tuning experience;
  • Great interpersonal skills and ability to build bridges with technical & non-technical teams;
  • Positive team spirit and a desire for continuous learning (e.g. passion to learn telephony or billing, and support continuous improvement of top-notch enterprise software);
  • Availability to work occasional weekends and evenings to meet hard deadlines and available to work occasional overnights to take part in deployment activities;
  • Ability to travel within Montreal, Ottawa and Toronto corridors with little advance notification; travel is typically infrequent depending on project needs;
  • Technical background in Telecommunications, Systems Administration, Database Administration, Software Development and/or Security, preferably in an enterprise context (as an asset);
  • Relevant industry and/or vendor certifications (as an asset);
  • Development skills in major programming languages (Java, J2EE, PL/SQL, shell,) including web services (as an asset);
  • A good understanding of application/platform security concepts and best practices (as an asset);
  • Performance analysis and tuning experience (as an asset);
  • Ability to design and construct proof of concept solutions using a variety of toolsets, including modern DevOps and containerization technologies (as an asset);
  • Experience with data warehousing, report generation and ETL tools (as an asset);
  • Business background in Telecommunications and/or Billing, preferably in an enterprise context (as an asset), and;
  • French language a plus (as an asset).
 

Don’t miss out on this opportunity, apply online today!

 

Eagle is an equal opportunity employer and will provide accommodations during the recruitment process upon request. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with Eagle and that employment with Eagle will only commence when placed on an assignment as a temporary employee of Eagle.

  • Posted On: July 15, 2020
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Job ID: 67122
  • Location: Toronto/GTA ON