Solutions Architect

Digital Development | Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Is technology a vital part of who you are, not simply something you use? Do you have the initiative and commitment to drive the conceptualization, design and development of solutions for clients across many industries?  Do you enjoy mentoring and teaching others? Are you willing to be open and learn something new every day?  
If you want to work for a company that cares about its employees and the community, that recognizes and rewards exceptional skills and contributions, and a work place where everyone works hard but has fun, then Bond Brand Loyalty is that place. 

As a Solution Architect, you will: 

  • Mentor the technical delivery teams and tackle the development of new capabilities and proof of concepts 
  • Provide guidance on functional solution architecture & design, application and integration development best practices, enterprise architecture standards, environment management, and testing  
  • Lead our Loyalty and CX platform development teams  
  • Provide coaching and assist in troubleshooting complex software implementation and design issues 
  • Be a self-motivated and disciplined leader, who is passionate about software engineering and strives to stay up to date with the latest advancements and trends in technologies within the IT industry through blogs, researched articles, online courses and webinars  
  • Drive the adoption and use of the latest tools, technologies, and methodologies for solution development within Digital 
  • Assist in designing and developing an architecture framework to govern how solutions are developed and implemented, including architecture strategy, coding standards, policies, and guiding principles 
  • Support the development technology and platform road maps and associated plans 
  • Maintain a developer knowledge base for on-boarding, risks, standards and lessons learned repository 
  • Participate as a subject matter expert and consultant on internal platforms and client projects  
  • Participate in the developer hiring process and conduct developer interviews 
  • Perform pre & post-implementation code reviews to ensure solution compliance with design and development processes and standards, identify framework gaps and any necessary enhancements 

 Your skill set includes: 

  • 8+ years of Software Development experience  
  • 5+ years of Architecture experience including experience and understanding of architecture, application development, platform systems design, and integration 
  • Post-secondary education in computer science or equivalent 
  • Solid experience with modern technologies/approaches including REST/API first applications, web and mobile technologies, event based architecture, cloud based deployments  
  • Exposure to key areas of enterprise architecture, including integration technologies, single sign on, and master data management 
  • Web service and messaging standards (REST, WS-*, JSON, SOAP, XML, JDBC, AMPQ) 
  • Web standards (JavaScript, HTML5, CSS, jQuery, Bootstrap, Angular) 
  • Full Stack Developer with 5+ years of experience in .Net v4+, Webform, MVC, C#, MS SQL Server 2008+ 
  • A minimum 5 years’ experience of MS SQL server with the ability to develop complex queries and stored procedures 
  • Have an understanding of the Hadoop Ecosystem and Hadoop stack 
  • Single Sign On technologies (SAMLv2, oAuth, AD, LDAP) 
  • Enterprise security (IPSec, SSL/TLS, firewalls, certificates, key management) 
  • Mobile device solutions (iOS, Android) 
  • Ability to quickly evaluate options, make decisions and execute within a high paced environment with multiple stakeholders 
  • Agile and Waterfall project methodologies 
  • Have strong time management skills and attention to detail and when needed you are able to deliver successful projects on time, under tight schedules 
  • Maintain a high level of professionalism, teamwork and communication skills, as seen in positive customer feedback and performance reviews

This is your opportunity to join an exceptional team who works hard, has fun and goes above and beyond each day to exceed our clients´ expectations with an entrepreneurial spirit and in a corporate culture that inspires innovation and teamwork.   If this describes YOUR career goals, then apply online today! 

Bond Brand Loyalty welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.