Solutions Architect

Date: Jun 10, 2019

Location: Verdun, QC, CA

Company: Bell

Req Id: 236382 

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. 

Our Bell Business Markets team enables the digital transformation of businesses and governments nationwide through solutions in areas including Internet and private networks, voice and unified communications, contact centre, security, Internet of Things, data centre and cloud. We’re proud to be Canada’s leading provider of broadband network and communication services for businesses and governments.



Bell Business Markets - Sales & Service Transformation


Bell Business Markets (BBM) is Canada’s leading provider of broadband network and communications services to mid-sized and large business and government customers. With strong business communications expertise and networks that are unrivalled in the industry, BBM defines and delivers the integrated solutions Canadian businesses need.


The Serve team combines the expertise of operational and service transformation professionals who connect and empower our people and customers through innovative service experiences. The incumbent will join a dynamic team, which is accountable to deliver solutions for Bell internal users helping Sales and Service Transformation.


Reporting to the Senior Manager, the incumbent of this position is a Solution Architect who will have to contribute in several phases of the software life cycle such as planning, design, conception and implementation of several applications.  The incumbent will establish a vision and roadmap for several solutions influencing multiple domains driving by desire to improve service experiences continuously.


Main accountabilities:

  • Works with architect, software developer and various information technology, network and business operations subject-matter experts to assess the need for the corporation and its customers, evaluates them and propose solutions
  • Responsible for the solution architecture, design and cost/impact assessment artefacts.
  • Build clear vision and roadmap in collaboration with other solution architects and technical architects
  • Ensure the integrity, the coherence and the optimal performance of our solutions and take charge of complex problems
  • Identify opportunities with the business to deliver building blocks to get to the target architecture
  • Manage TCO classification of our applications
  • Participate to the planning and coordination of the project’s activities with Senior Manager and Project Managers
  • Document solution by creating and maintaining referral documentation, UML diagrams, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams and charts


Skills / competencies:

  • Undergraduate degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent experience.
  • Five (5) years of experience delivering scalable enterprise systems in computer and networking technology preferably in a telecommunication environment.
  • Proven record of accomplishment in systems integration with experience in software development and infrastructure design for large scale distributed systems and applications
  • Proven hands-on experience as a Solution Architect
  • Good knowledge in software development (Java/Python/.net) and the following frameworks / technologies: REST, SOAP, Kafka, JMS, MQ, XML
  • Good knowledge of application server (Apache, Tomcat, Weblogic, JBoss, IIS).
  • Good knowledge of Linux, Unix and Windows
  • Good knowledge of data store systems: Elasticsearch, Cassandra, Oracle, MySQL, MSSQL, HBase, HDFS, T-SQL, PL/SQL, data modeling
  • Knowledge on Virtualization and Containerization is desirable
  • Experience in agile environment is desirable
  • Knowledge on architecture framework as TOGAF is an asset
  • Good English communications skills (written, oral) is required
  • Knowledge in Robotic Process Automation is desirable
  • Knowledge in Artificial Intelligence is an asset

Personal Attributes:

  • Strong analytical skills
  • Autonomy & focus
  • Ability to get the things done and cut through the noise
  • Leadership
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity
  • Client-oriented
  • Creative and innovative.
  • Team oriented
  • Ability to build bridges with technical & non-technical teams
  • Ability to meet deadlines & work under pressure



Bilingualism is required (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 : Quebec : Montreal || Canada : Quebec : Verdun 
Application Deadline: 06/21/2019 


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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Created: Canada, QC, Verdun

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