IT and Network Engineering

Senior Software Architect

Req Id: 271385 


At Bell, we do more than build world-class networks, develop innovative services and create original multiplatform media content – we’re revolutionizing how Canadians communicate.

If you’re ready to bring game-changing ideas to life and join a community that values bold ideas, professional growth and employee wellness, we want you on the Bell team. 

Bell is making unmatched investments in our world-leading broadband fibre and wireless networks because we know they’re the backbone of the products and services our customers love. If you’re excited about transforming the way people connect, our Network team is the right place for you.  

Bell is changing and we’re seeking new talented individuals to help accelerate this transformation. Make an immediate impact and help Bell deploy its’ new 5G networks and fulfill its automation needs. We are seeking a creative Senior Software Architect with strong software development and networking skills who will be responsible for designing, developing and implementing innovative solution to address business needs.


In this role, you will be in charge of the entire development lifecycle of software and automation solutions that will support accurate network inventory for Bell’s 4G and 5G wireless networks. You will deal with a variety of cutting-edge software and networking technologies that will help shape how Bell will transform the way these networks are built, operated, and optimized. There will also be focus on improving existing applications and processes utilized for provisioning and commissioning of these wireless networks.


Be ready to experience fun, explore new technologies, and learn something new.

Join our team today!


We are seeking:

  • 7+ years in areas of software engineering and development (Java, Python, Ansible)
  • Someone passionate about the networking automation domain and relevant knowledge in networking and telecommunications
  • Experience with micro-services software architectures (RESTful APIs) and container environments (e.g.  Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Someone with a high level of technical knowledge, architecture experience, and technical leadership who can bring new solutions to the table and challenge established solutions
  • Experience working in agile software development
  • Someone who can slice and dice a business/system problem into an easy modular and maintainable solution
  • University degree in software/computer engineering


Core Competencies;

  • Someone who is enthusiastic, a self-starter, and who can quickly learn and adapt to new technologies with a strong aptitude for innovation
  • A team player who can define, establish and communicate their long term vision at differing levels to techies and senior leaders in a comfortable manner 
  • Enjoys ambiguity, isn’t afraid to try something new and fail and pivot as necessary
  • A candidate with strong interpersonal, outstanding collaboration and communication skill are essential (a great sense of humour is a bonus!)
  • Bilingual – French & English (verbal and written)




Bilingualism is an asset (English and French); adequate knowledge of French is required for positions in Quebec. 


Additional Information:

Position Type: Management 
Job Status: Regular - Full Time 
Job Location: Canada : Ontario : Mississauga || Canada : Ontario : Toronto || Canada : Quebec : Montreal || Canada : Quebec : Verdun 
Application Deadline: 10/26/2020 


Please apply directly online to be considered for this role.  Applications through email will not be accepted.


At Bell, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it. We’re committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible workplace where every team member feels valued, respected, and supported, and has the opportunity to reach their full potential. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities.


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