Solution Architect #JoinOurFamily

Requisition ID: 114231
Career Group: Corporate Office Careers
Job Category: Information Technology
Travel Requirements: 0 - 10%
Part Time or Full Time: Full Time
Country: Canada (CA)
Province: Nova Scotia (CA-NS)
City: Stellarton
Location: King St. Office
Postal Code:
Our family of 127,000 employees and franchise affiliates share a collective passion for delivering exceptional shopping experiences and amazing food to all our customers. Our mission is to nurture the things that make life better - great experiences, families, communities, and our employees. We are a family nurturing families.
A proudly Canadian company, we started in a small town in Nova Scotia but we are now in communities of all sizes across this great country. With over 1500 stores in all 10 provinces, you may know us as Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, Lawton's Drug Stores or another of our great banners but we are all one extended family.
All career opportunities will be open a minimum of 5 business days from the date of posting.
Are you looking for an opportunity to contribute to a team responsible for Solution design, issue resolutions, and project-based work? As a Solution Architect with Sobeys at our Stellarton, NS office, you will be able to work business partners and IT managers to design, implement and maintain performance of applications and systems.
Job Description
As a Solution Architect with Sobeys you will:
Lead and coach project development teams in architecting solutions that achieve specific project goals while adhering to strategic enterprise architecture and IT Guiding Principles
Review and provide guidance for system development lifecycle documents, specifically input into the Blueprint, High level Technical design and review of detailed designs.
Leverage and assist with the evolution of enterprise architecture strategic goals and work products
Evaluate and provide input into discovery initiatives, business proposals and charters for new projects
Evaluate and recommend tools, techniques and processes to enhance software development and quality
Participate in Blueprint and High Level Functional Design and determine strategy
Analyze current technical solution to meet the business process
Consult on recommendations for business process change with respect to total solution
Analyze technical changes required to meet new business goal
Determine business and technical requirements for the solution LI-Post
Job Requirements
Your experience and resume will show us:
Undergraduate degree
Minimum 8 years relevant experience in all aspects of the development and deployment of software solutions in a distributed environment
Significant experience in 3 or more distinct software development environments
Demonstrated ability to align technical solutions to business goals
Demonstrated ability to collaborate and coordinate with others in a matrix organization
Strong technical knowledge of SAP and technical skill in system integration
* Great breadth and depth of technical and business knowledge, strong familiarity with current and upcoming technological capabilities, and a proven ability to architect, construct, and deploy solutions in a collaborative team environment
  • Bilingualism is an asset (English and French)

If you feel that this describes the kind of work you want to do, and you are excited about what Sobeys has to offer, then we look forward to reviewing your application. Please ensure that you take the time to ensure your profile shows us why you're the most qualified applicant for the role.
This is an outstanding opportunity to join a leading Canadian company with a clear vision and focus. We are only accepting online applications and welcome applications from all qualified people interested in this challenge.
Benefits of Working at Sobeys
Sobeys offers our employees many valuable benefits such as:

Growing organization
Competitive salary
Ongoing Training & Development
Opportunity for internal mobility to other departments and/or promotions (for employees who are strong performers)
Sobeys is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process.
While all responses are appreciated only those being considered for interviews will be acknowledged.
We appreciate the interest from the Staffing industry however respectfully request no calls or unsolicited resumes from Agencies.
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