Enterprise Architect
Ceridian HCM Inc
Winnipeg, MB, Canada
12d ago

Job Description

Ceridian. Makes Work Life Better™

This is our promise. Not only for our customers, but our employees as well.

Ceridian is a cloud company powered by people. Join us as we transform the world of work for millions of employees around the world.

Our products help employees be paid on time, apply for promotions, grow their careers, and support their work / life fit.

Our solutions and our people work together to help organizations control costs, save time, optimize their workforce, minimize risk and grow their businesses.

As a software company specializing in human capital management (HCM), Ceridian has not only invested heavily in cloud software development but in its people as well.

We have a variety of career growth (Top Talent, Career Pathing, Tuition Reimbursement, & Job Rotation) and Diversity / Inclusion (YOUnity and Ceridian’s Women Network) programs to support your career journey at Ceridian.

We are looking for fun, intelligent, team oriented people who believe in our values : Customer Focus, Transparency, Diligence, Optimism, and Agility.

Find out why Ceridian employees declare Ceridian a Great Place to Work® in 2017, a Glassdoor Best Places to Work in 2017, and one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for 2017!

About the Position :

Reporting to the Senior Manager, Enterprise Architecture, the Enterprise Architect will establish an end-to-end vision of the application architecture at Ceridian HCM and will assist in its realization.

The Enterprise Architect will work together with the other Enterprise Architects, the Development Managers and the Development teams to make architecture and technical decisions.

The role will participate in the software development life cycle of development projects. The role will be responsible for the overall architecture and technical design of the solution, and for ensuring that technical and application assets are correctly utilized by these projects.

This is a highly technical role with strong leadership and technical competencies to deliver excellent solutions.

Responsibilities :

The key objectives of this role include, but are not limited to :

Enterprise Architecture :

  • Assessing and documenting current state (baseline) enterprise-wide application architecture.
  • Developing future state enterprise-wide application architecture.
  • Defining and maintaining reference architecture models.
  • Identify architecture related best practices and standards
  • Solutions Architecture :

    1. Required to deliver practical, value added solutions to the firm. This includes developing application strategies and related solutions architectures for most large-

    scale projects and select medium-scale projects. Typical activity will consist of :

  • Solutions Design
  • Architecture Governance Activities
  • 2. Accountable for all small-scale solutions architecture :

  • Represent Ceridian as the principal SME for application architecture as required.
  • 3. Maintain and enhance the applications under the EA team portfolio such as MEGA

    Relationship Management :

    1. Grow and develop the EA Business Partner Model by supporting the following stakeholders as customers :

  • Product owners
  • Business Technology partners
  • 2. Continually train & educate all business stakeholders about value added architecture processes such as the governance assurance process.

    Qualifications :

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and / or ability required.

    Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    Education / Work Experience :

  • Undergraduate degree or diploma in computer science / engineering.
  • 8 years of applicable work experience in application development and / or enterprise architecture.
  • Essential Experience, Knowledge and Skill :

  • Experience of the full SDLC, delivering web-based systems (hosted in the cloud) in a .NET based environment.
  • Experience in architecting software solutions with demanding non-functional requirements such as performance, high availability, reliability, security, etc.
  • Extensive .NET, CSS 3, HTML 5, Windows Services and APIs development experience
  • Extensive experience with database technologies such as SQL, DB2 and Oracle.
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of object oriented design techniques and patterns
  • Excellent Knowledge of several standard software development methodologies
  • Excellent Knowledge of integration patterns and technologies e.g. BizTalk, SSIS, ESB
  • Excellent Knowledge of software design pattern, n-tier architecture, Entity Framework, Hibernate and Test-Driven Development.
  • Solid acumen in business relationship management & technology business benefit realization.
  • Strong ability in facilitating and influencing solution design and delivery.
  • Experience working in global shared services organization and managing business integration, communication and adoption.
  • Ability to work successfully in a matrix management organization many leaders and decision-makers need to be engaged and communicated to.
  • An excellent team player who values the importance of customer service.
  • Desirable Experience, Knowledge and Skill :

  • Enterprise architecture - TOGAF 9.1 knowledge
  • UI / UX design experience
  • Network / Infrastructure design experience
  • Ceridian combines the excitement of a startup environment, with the growth opportunities of a large organization. We believe our employees should be happy and healthy, with peace of mind and a sense of fulfillment.

    We provide our employees with comprehensive benefits for various life circumstances and needs, great opportunities for career development, and a balanced lifestyle to achieve personal and professional success.

    Ceridian is fueled by the diversity of our talented employees. We are an equal opportunity employer and embrace all individuals and what makes them unique.

    We consider all applicants, regardless of age, religion, race, color, ancestry, gender, gender identity, disability, national origin, race, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, provincial or local laws.

    We enthusiastically encourage all individuals to apply for positions that fit their passions. Come join our inclusive team and start collaborating with us on award winning projects!

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    We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in this position, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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