Position Description :
In this role, the successful candidates must be able to work with CGI clients to :
Provide senior technical leadership, guidance, and support in formulating strategic technology approaches and systems architecture for BSS / OSS.
Your future duties and responsibilities :
Collaborate with IT, business, and Enterprise Architecture to define and develop technology strategy, technology standards, roadmaps, and practices
Act as a technical expert addressing problems relating to systems integration, compatibility, multiple platform integration, and hardware / software limitations
Keep current with trends and relevant technological innovations in the IT industry for proposals and development improvements
Create and present proposals and assessments to clients and management at all levels
Analyze and recommend software selection, solutions options, methodologies, strategies and tools
Provide high-end consulting to clients and innovative technical solution in the OSS / BSS domain
Interact and consult with appropriate business analysts, project managers and developers to understand business / project requirements and define architectural solutions to meet those requirements
Identifies prerequisites and / or dependencies for the successful implementation of the project.
Work with the application solutions delivery teams in the development of services, components, standards, and frameworks required
Conduct code reviews for all major initiatives
Identify and communicate risks associated with the responsible OSS / BSS to client and senior management throughout the project delivery lifecycle
Compose detailed documents for technical standards, solution templates and troubleshooting procedures
Support and mentor technical team leads and other members in the project
Required qualifications to be successful in this role :
Highly experienced in providing technical thought leadership across multiple applications and business units.
Highly experienced with development process, methodologies and governance
Experience architecting large and complex enterprise applications.
Experience building and implementing model-driven, enterprise-level business solutions
Experience in OSM Development, Oracle PIP, and Weblogic Administration
Experience implementing integration using JMS, MQ etc
SOA and Web Services / API development and testing experience (SOAP and RESTful services)
Solid understanding of Data transformation, Troubleshooting
Experience working on Database platforms (e.g. Oracle, SQL Server) with Programming skills in PL / SQL and basic working knowledge of Oracle DB
Extensible Markup Language (XML) and XSLT
XML Schema (XSD) / Unix commands / basic scripting
Application platforms (e.g. Weblogic Server)
Agile Development methodologies using methodologies such as Scrum
Nice to have
Familiarity with multiple operating system platforms, application frameworks and tools would be a definite asset.
Experience on DevOps tools / concepts including (i.e. Jenkins, JIRA, Gradle, ChatOps, Microservice)
Oracle professional certifications
Team leadership and project management
Excellent skills in oral and written business communications in English
Project execution using various development methodologies, including agile development methodologies
Experience working in global delivery environment (e.g. teaming with resources from India.)
Negotiation and structured problem determination skills
Telecom solutions experience would be an asset
Post-secondary education with a Computer Sciences or technology-related major.
ITIL, CSM certification are an asset.
Related work experience
5 to 10 years’ architectural design and implementation experience with OSM and RODOD
10+ years’ experience with software development methodologies
10+ years’ experience of understanding Object Oriented programming best practices
15+ years’ experience with coding, testing and design
What you can expect from us :
Build your career with us.
It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.
At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership.
All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.
Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.
Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com.
No unsolicited agency referrals please.
CGI is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, CGI is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in accordance with provincial legislation.
Please let us know if you require a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during any aspect of the recruitment process and we will work with you to address your needs.