Technical Architect - Montreal - $110,000 Base Salary
Dean Groups Client is a technology consulting company specializing in advanced business intelligence, data integration, application development, application support and Business Process Outsourcing Services. As an end-to-end IT solutions provider, our teams love challenges and think outside the box, to help our clients succeed. We continue to push the limits of our software solutions to ensure dynamic data integration, insight and decision optimization techniques for our customers.
Summary: Reporting to the Senior Manager, the incumbent of this position is a technical specialist who is responsible for designing, developing, and managing the technical components required for delivering the vision for the access management and our security platforms.The incumbent will join a dynamic IT team which is accountable to deliver projects from the New Technology Introduction, New Product Introduction and Managed Services programs. This team is responsible to deliver integrated IT solutions which meet the needs of the business and is central in the standardization of Managed Services for Operation Support Systems.
Works with various information technology, network and business operations subject-matter experts in order to analyze the needs for the corporation and its customers, evaluates them and propose solutions.
Responsible for the vision, architecture, design and implementation of different IT solutions impacting access management and security platforms.
Participate in the elaboration of strategies to ensure the integration and stability of the IT solutions.
Participate to the planning and coordination of the project’s activities and is responsible to complete quality deliverables on time.
Create and maintain technical documentation for IT solutions.
Monitor new technologies on the market and ensure continuous improvement of our IT solutions.
Ensure the integrity, the coherence and the optimal performance of the IT solutions and take charge of complex problems.
Understand and follow the operational processes, procedures and work instructions available to ensure cohesive operational activities.
In line with its area of expertise, participate and represent the team in request for proposals, new customer’s diligent reviews, committees and others
Undergraduate degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent experience.
Five (5) years of experience delivering scalable enterprise systems in computer and networking technology preferably in a telecommunication environment.
Expertise in LDAP and directory structures.
Expertise in Linux, Unix (Redhat, Solaris) & Good knowledge of Windows.
Expertise in identity and access management. (IAM)
Good knowledge in security information and event management (SIEM).
Good knowledge in security technologies such as Firewall, IDS/IPS, VPN and Content Filtering.
Proven track record in systems integration with experience in software development and infrastructure design for large scale distributed systems and applications.
Good knowledge of web hosting (IIS, Apache, Tomcat, Weblogic, JBoss).
Good knowledge in Java and the following frameworks / technologies: REST, SOAP, JMS, XML.
Good knowledge of scripting language such as Bash, Perl, Python.
Good knowledge of database systems: Oracle, MySQL, MSSQL, T-SQL, PL/SQL, data modeling.
Good communication skills (written, oral) and bilingualism (English, French) an asset.
Strong analytical skills.
Autonomy & focus. Ability to get the things done and cut through the noise.
Creative and innovative.
Ability to build bridges with technical & non-technical teams.
Ability to meet aggressive deadlines & work under pressure.
Availability to work occasional weekends and evenings to meet hard deadlines and available to work occasional overnights to take part in deployment activities.
Considered as important:
Bilingual, SIEM, Web hosting and Scripting languages and Java framework
Critical requirements for the Security Architect as follows
IT application security
Identity access management (Oracle LDAP, Active directory, CA Directory)
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