• Location

    East Ottawa
  • Type


Senior Solutions Architect

Company: Keynote Group Ottawa – an Ottawa Employment Agency, Ottawa Executive Search firm and Ottawa Staffing Agency.



Keynote Group is currently seeking a Senior Solutions Architect for a full time permanent position in east Ottawa.

It is important that this position come with a strong technical background (i.e. experience developing hands-on applications) and also the soft skills. We are looking for someone who can see the big picture through all the details, team player and excellent communicator with various levels within the IS Division. A PM background would likely also be helpful to understand the project life cycle.


Location: East Ottawa

Security Clearance: Reliability Status

Application Deadline: August 30th. 2016



Job Summary:

Under the direction of the Director IM/IT Business Services, the solutions architect plans, designs, manages and ensures technical integrity and consistency of the system/solution/product throughout every stage of its lifecycle. He/She leads activities associated with specific systems/solutions/products including concept definition through requirements analysis, design and implementation. He/She defines systems/solutions/products standards and practices and monitors adherences. He/She reviews, analyzes and provides advice to management on the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems/solutions/products and develops strategies for improving or further leveraging these systems.


Experience Requirements:

  • In end-to-end solution design and architecture
  • In systems architecture and technical architecture and design
  • In multi-technology environments
  • In software integration and relational databases
  • In software development
  • In contracts management
  • In budget administration
  • In leading multi-discipline teams
  • In providing advice on strategic issues
  • In project management
  • In creating and facilitating presentations
  • In using formal architecture frameworks and modeling tools
  • In integrated solution design
  • In Commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS)-bases development environments
  • In Customer Relation Management (CRM) systems, an asset
  • In using software for word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, databases, e-mail, and Internet browsin




Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, Business Administration, or in a related field, AND some years of experience in technical architecture, application architecture, solution architecture or in a related field


College diploma or certificate in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, Business Administration, or a related field, AND several years of experience in technical architecture, application architecture, solution architecture or in a related field


A demonstrated equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience. This includes but is not limited to demonstrated military education, training or experience


Benefits Available:

Competitive Benefits including Defined Benefit Pension Plan & Savings plans (TFSA, RRSPs), Educational Assistance, Accessible facilities (i.e. Fitness facility)


Keynote Group Ottawa – is an Executive Search Ottawa Agency and Ottawa Headhunter Agency

Employment Services Ottawa – Keynote Group is an Ottawa headhunter Agency that is currently seeking an Senior Solutions Architect for a location in East Ottawa, Ontario.
Keynote Group Ottawa specializes in Ottawa Executive Search, Recruitment Ottawa and Ottawa Executive Recruitment Services.
We are a Staffing Firm specializing in finding IT jobs in the City of Ottawa and the City of Toronto, IT consulting in Ottawa and Ottawa Headhunter services. Keynote Group places candidates in Executive Search positions to gain experience in the Ottawa Employment market by seeking experience with an Ottawa Headhunting firm.