Senior Solutions Architect

Date: Feb 3, 2024

Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia, CA

Company: I M P Group International Inc.

A workplace that’s invested in your success. A team that truly values one another. You should be a part of our culture, too. Are you ready to expand your capabilities and join a team of talented and supportive IT experts? If so, IMP

Solutions is right for you.

The Opportunity:

At IMP Solutions, we provide IT products, and IT and business consulting services to our clients across Canada. We are searching for Senior Solutions Architect  to join our Professional Services team.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a talented and growing team that is committed to providing service excellence, and is passionate about being part of something bigger. Are you ready for your next big step? Join our team!

What You Will Do:

  • Provide Solutions Architecture services to our Clients and contribute to business development activities
  • Conceptualize, engineer, design and oversee solution architectures for Client system integration/development or COTS product implementation projects
  • Lead development of organization architectural standards and architecture roadmaps
  • Translate business requirements into a technology solution options and offerings
  • Analyze current architectural state, identify pain points analysis and make recommendations for modification/upgrade. Provide technical work sizing and estimates
  • Define and design the various layers of the solution architecture including application layer, data flows, integration, data architecture infrastructure requirements and security considerations
  • Present advantages and disadvantages of solution options and design considerations to technical clients
  • Develop the interfacing specifications for APIs
  • Prototype and construct proof of concepts to test design considerations and recommend technology products
  • Support COTS procurement analysis and assessment, including technical requirements development and product evaluations against business needs
  • Provide architecture guidance, input and review to Client COTS procurements
  • Work with multiple product vendors to form end to end solutions
  • Interact and give guidance to software development or system integration teams

What We Offer You:

  • Comprehensive health and dental benefits
  • RRSP contribution matching
  • Professional development and training opportunities

What You Need to Succeed:

  • University Degree in Computer Science, Engineering Sciences or approved equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Architecture certification - TOGAF or equivalent
  • 10+ years progressive experience in IT; including 5+ years as a Solutions Architect and experience working as a consultant
  • Experience in API technologies: Web Services, REST, SOAP, micro services and SOA architectures
  • Experience with middleware broker platforms, message brokers and ESB platforms, like IBM Websphere, Oracle Fusion
  • Experience designing solutions for hosting on cloud infrastructure and in data center high availability environments
  • Experience with database architectures, data modelling and data migrations, preferably in Oracle or MS SQL
  • Experience implementing and integrating COTS software products
  • ERP implementation experience, preferably SAP
  • Experience with DevOps platforms, and architecture governance
  • Experience with architecting and developing applications in either .NET or Java is considered an asset
  • Experience in architecture governance and DevOps platforms

If you are interested in joining our winning team and have what it takes to be successful in a dynamic industry, we want to hear from you!

IMP is committed to Employment Equity and our goal is to be a diverse workforce that is representative at all job levels. We welcome applicants from Aboriginal people, visible minority groups, persons with disabilities and women in occupations and positions where they are under-represented. If you are a member of one of the equity groups, you are encouraged to self-identify on either your cover letter or resume.          


IMP Solutions is a division of IMP Group Limited.