Solution Architect

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City : Montréal

Category : Information Technology & Intact Lab

Industry : Insurance

Employer : Intact Financial Corporation

Would you like to shape the insurance company of tomorrow?! Working with multiplevarious Intact departments, and with all software engineering groups to build the solutions that will power Intact for years to come?
Do you want to bring massive programs to life and work with amazing people from different lines of business?
On our team, you will have the opportunity to create the most amazing experience for our clients, our brokers, and our employees, making sure we promote organisational and technical scalability to create the best possible architecture so that Intact can thrive in the digital age.

Your Job

We are currently looking for a Solution Architect to join the enterprise architecture team and play a crucial role in Intact’s growth.
Hiring Manager: Alexandre Lafrance-Drouin
Job location: Montreal (2020, Robert-Bourassa Blvd.)
Your responsibilities:

As a central player within the teams, facilitate solution definition within the company :

Requirement analysis
Solution Design
Document solution
Problem solving with the different teams
Implementation follow up

Participate in product selection when a new product or technology is required
Participate in the development of standard & patterns definition with enterprise architects
Participate in governance processes
Liaise with the business and your team to review solutions
Participate in the development of roadmaps & strategiesMake sure the goals of the business are aligned with the appropriate solutions and that we are making an impact and adding value for our organization.
Define and document the application architectures, jointly with the product tech lead and taking into account the demands of the projects
Act as a technical mentor among the software engineering teams
Assist in the development to define business vision and communicate to all stakeholders

Your Skills

Demonstrated knowledge & architecture experience  in:

event driven architecture
distributed architecture
service oriented architecture
business process architecture
data architecture and modeling
application architecture
web architecture
integration architecture patterns and best practices
MASA architecture (micro / macro / monolithic services, apis)
Software design – UI best practices (SPA or MPA), Back-end best practices

Demonstrated experience with modeling languages & techniques
Strong technical background (platforms, languages, protocols, frameworks, open source etc.)
Degree in Information Technology/Software Engineering or any equivalent combination of education and experience
Experience with architecture frameworks (TOGAF) & architecture certifications a plus

Who you are:

A team player and a technical mentor - willing to learn and collaborate with many groups of strong professionals
Open and transparent - able to communicate with the business, telecom, infrastructure, security, audit and software engineering
Driven by challenges and get results
Organized, proactive and a catalyst for change
Knowledgeable on security best practices and understand the impacts it can have on a business
Comfortable working in a constantly evolving technological environment
An excellent team player who demonstrates leadership
Understands or willing to learn about our different lines of business (policy, billing, claims, sales, self-serve, telematics, etc.)
Comfortable speaking with all level of the organization and different audiences
Bilingual in both French and English
Ability to travel, on occasion, between Montreal, St-Hyacinthe & Toronto

Closing Statement

A career in Insurance has never been this exciting.
Evolving consumer expectations and technology have helped to shape a new vision for our industry – and we are leading the way. Our Technology teams are reshaping the way we do business and setting new industry benchmarks. Our Claims representatives are helping customers to get back on track after they experience a loss.  Our product teams are developing products that protect people and businesses so they can focus on what matters to them most. 
Our success story is written by our passion for living our values and creating a better tomorrow.  We’re re-writing the future of insurance - are you ready to be a part of the story?
Excellent benefits are offered: competitive salary, flexible benefits, flexible work arrangements, flexible leave, pension plan defined benefit, etc.
Internal employees, you can apply for a posted position if you have been in your current position for at least 12 months and are performing at a satisfactory level. Please note we may have identified other internal candidates through our Employee Development Program, and that the selection process may also be opened to external applicants.
This posting closes on July 26th, 2019.

Eligibility to work in Canada

It’s important that you are eligible to work in Canada at the time an offer of employment is made.  Proof of eligibility can be a Canadian birth certificate, Canadian passport, Canadian citizenship certificate, permanent residence card or confirmation.
Prior to receiving a job offer, you may be asked to consent to background checks if it’s a requirement for the role. These checks could include: work references, education and credential confirmation, employment verification, identity check, credit report, criminal offence and driver’s license record.

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