Sierra Systems in Victoria is seeking a motivated and experienced Solutions Architect. If you are passionate about technology, client interaction, and all the challenges that go with being a consultant, you will want to be a part of our team. Our people have the skills and business savvy to provide exceptional consulting services to clients, helping them gain the optimum benefit from our solutions. We recruit professional results-oriented team players who have true vision and creativity. Our talented consultants are passionate about what they do and excited to delight our customers with their knowledge and capabilities.
Key Areas of Responsibility :
In the role of Solutions Architect, you will provide comprehensive advice in solution design, product implementation, software development and enterprise architecture
Provide leadership in the design of high quality solutions that operate in the client’s business and technical environment
Evaluate technologies based on business requirements and client constraints
Participate in sales activities including proposal writing and presentations
Provide estimates for the design and implementation of solutions
Manage relationships with senior internal and external stakeholders
Development of IM/IT Strategic Plans and Roadmaps
Provide mentorship to Sierra technical team
Professional Qualifications & Experience
Over 10 years in IT with at least 2 years as a Solutions Architect
Strong technical background complemented by strong business and or domain knowledge
Wide-breadth of enterprise application, and cloud experiences and expertise
Very experienced with software development methodologies (including Agile)
Strong communication skills (both written and verbal) to all levels of the organization
Experienced in developing proposals and estimates
Ability to drive collaboration with functional and technical teams to achieve effective solutions
Flexible and resilient, comfortable with ambiguity, adaptable to new concepts and/or processes
Prior consulting experience is preferred
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent preferred
Some experience with formal Enterprise Architecture standards
Prior experience working with BC Government is preferred.
Who we are
Headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia and founded in 1966, Sierra Systems is a top tier IT services and management consulting firm offering a full range of advisory services, systems integration, and managed application services.
With approximately 800 professionals across Canada, Sierra Systems has developed deep expertise in its targeted industries and has earned a reputation for delivering superior solutions that strengthen organizations’ operational performance.
Our unwavering commitment to our clients’ needs has allowed us to build long-term, trusting, and loyal relationships. It has given us the ability to set ambitious objectives for client projects and meet them time and time again with unparalleled speed and precision.
We offer a full range of management consulting, systems integration and managed services tailored to the unique needs of each industry in which we have deep expertise – including: Canadian government, justice, health, energy, and the commercial sector. We focus on delivering a boutique experience backed by the resources, deep knowledge, and expertise our 50-year heritage provides to tackle large scale projects.
What to expect
Sierra Systems is committed to a working environment that fosters professional and personal progression, communication, and collaboration. We offer opportunities for personal growth and professional development at every career level.
We are regularly recognized as a Top Employer , in part due to the compensation and benefits packages we offer which are just one of the many great reasons to join Sierra Systems.