IT Architecture Consultant (junior, Intermediate level)


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As one of the world’s leading global IT and business consulting services firms, CGI works across the globe with a wide variety of clients in a diverse set of industries. We also develop and deliver a vast array of business and technology solutions.

Your team

We are expanding our CGI Team in Canada. Our collaboration with clients is based on a local relationship-driven model, coupled with a global service delivery network. Together with your team members, you will work for various industries such as Banking, Investments, Government or Public. Your contribution to actively monitor the opportunities offered by new technologies or new business approaches, and to design solutions that meet business needs in large projects or programs that capitalize on architectural targets and foundations.

Your role

The role of the IT Architecture Consultant is key for all our business areas. Your role is to understand business requirements for a project and design a technology solution that will meet the requirements in the 4 following areas (Business, Application, Information and Technology).

Your future duties and responsibilities

On your typical day, you will:

  • Direct multiple projects, guide resources and monitor the quality and acceptance of the solution process.
  • Follow the detailed design to implementation to ensure conformance and consistency of services delivery;
  • Ability to work with business partners to identify project risks, constraints and dependencies
  • Provide guidance to a customer and project team with respect to data requirements, data gaps and level of effort required to deliver a solution
  • Lead in designing, modeling, specifying and selecting information system solutions, considering functionality, data, security, integration, infrastructure and performance.
  • Assess opportunities for application and process improvement and prepare documentation of rationale to share with team members and other impacted parties
  • Is able to effectively interact with content team, product team, business, IT, Infrastructure team to capture the requirements and come up with the right solution.
  • Pre-select and compare potential technical solutions including software selection when needed
  • Together with the team, help refine the organization’s future by providing architectural conception of the solution.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

  • Strategic business acumen and understanding of organization strategy and ability to design a solution to deliver that strategy
  • At least 1-3 years’ experience in solution and application architecture leveraging modern development platforms
  • Experience in assessing a broad range of information solutions and products
  • Team player with experience leading and collaborating cross-team to ensure successful delivery of solutions
  • Strong conceptual and analytical skills – demonstrating outside-the-box problem solving skills ability to develop solution architecture designs.


Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees “members” because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

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Your future duties and responsibilities

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

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