Enterprise Solutions Architect

Enterprise Solutions Architect

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Canada, Remote

Information Technology




If you are a talented and experienced Enterprise Solutions Architect, Aplin has the right opportunity for you! Our client, a leader in their field, has partnered with Aplin to grow their team and bring in someone who will be responsible for the strategic and tactical management of a federated Enterprise Architecture function that covers the IFC profile.

This is a 6-month contract with the conversation to a permanent position available to candidates Canada-wide and is offered as fully remote. 

  • Contribute to the creation and improvement of the enterprise architecture practices, processes, governance, and compliance
  • Establishes overall direction and strategic initiatives for a Global Enterprise Architecture guided by the overall Business and  IT strategy
  • Define and maintain governance and compliance standards and policies
  • Lead analysis of the current IT environment to detect critical deficiencies and recommend solutions for improvement
  • Capture current state Architecture and establish future state Architecture vision for each domain, supporting the Business and IT strategy and vision
  • Develop roadmaps for each domain to achieve this future state
  • Utilize this roadmap as the basis to review and approve all Project designs, at the Design gate state of the Project lifecycle
  • Understand, advocate, and promote the Enterprise Architecture vision and value proposition within the IT and business community
  • Lead and facilitate research and assessment of new approaches and technologies for potential use within the organization
  • Consult with infrastructure teams to fit infrastructure to architecture, as well as to identify when it is necessary to modify the technical architecture to accommodate infrastructure needs
  • Review and ensure the soundness of the proposed solutions of all major projects and its alignment with enterprise architecture
  • 10+ years in an information technology capacity
  • 5+ years in IT strategic planning, enterprise, solution, or business architecture
  • Extensive experience with enterprise architecture best practices, trends, and transformation
  • Experience in establishing and chairing IFC architecture forums
  • Experience in providing leadership on Technologic innovation in an enterprise
  • Experience in working closely with IT PMO
  • Experience in vendor management, contracts, and capacity planning in a hyper-growth environment
  • Experience with mergers & acquisitions and the integration of acquired businesses
  • Experience in the business/system/solution architecture.
  • Experience with Oracle E-business finance
  • Knowledgeable in IT solutions, trends in IT, and experience evaluating/implementing new tools and solutions
  • Strong IFRS17 knowledge (emphasis on financial elements)
  • Knowledge of SAS or Big Data is considered an asset
  • Fully Bilingual in both French and English is a requirement

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