Edmonton, Alberta

Solutions Architect – Industrial Applications

Title: Solutions Architect
Location: Edmonton, Alberta,
Remote Possible?: Yes

Duration: 12 months with extensions
Experience Level: 5 – 8years.


About Client:

Founded in 1971 and headquartered in Canada, Client’s mission is to be a global leader in delivering industrial automation solutions.

Job Description:

Experience: 7+ years of industrial experience

Main Responsibilities

  • Design, customize, and monitor the implementation of enterprise SCADA control center solutions that fulfill customer’s operational performance needs.
  • Create architecture solution design deliverables consistent with the Solution Architecture Life Cycle (SDLC).
  • Review customers’ existing systems and recommend design improvements.
  • Perform comprehensive reviews of solution artifacts such as design reports and interface communication documents.
  • Assist software application developers and other project resources defining specific solution components with technical issues and decisions consistent with architecture standards and plans.
  • Raise project risks when project solutions deviate from the original plan.
  • Develop and maintain working knowledge of the processes and tools used by client to manage the enterprise architecture.
  • Engage with software development, IT operations personnel, and other subject matter experts .
  • Facilitate internal and customer meetings.
  • Work with sales teams on the development of technical solution bids and quotes .
  • Travel to the customer site may be required from time to time.
Required Qualifications
  • BSc in Engineering, Computer Science, or comparable area of studies – or equivalent.
  • Skilled in system design and delivery methodology (TOGAF, IEC15288, or equivalent.
  • Leadership and presentation skills to explain and guide the development team to implement the overall vision.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to work with different clients.
  • Analytical, problem solving and computational skills.
  • Proven multitasking skills and the ability to work under pressure
Qualifications Considered an Asset
  • Experience building enterprise applications.
  • Knowledge of cybersecurity and how it is applied to enterprise systems.
  • Experience in electrical power distribution systems, pipelines, metro rail.
Experience with the following technologies:
  • SQL and No-SQL databases (Redis, MongoDB, PostgreSQL, SQLite).
  • Streaming technologies (Kafka, Redis Streams).
  • UNIX based operating systems (RedHat, CentOS).
  • Messaging Queues (MQTT, RabbitMQ).
  • Virtualization, Containers and Container Orchestration (Kubernetes, Docker, RKE2)
  • Machine Learning.
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