Job Description

Job ID 412
Title Java Architect
Job Type Fulltime/Contract
Posted On September 20, 2019
Location Toronto, ON
Experience Not Applicable
Positions 1

    • Create for each project or initiative the solution architecture which contains application components, integration (services, API and file), application communications, information, security etc. views;

    • Take ownership of non-functional requirements specification;

    • Communicate the solution and make sure stakeholders and management understand it to the appropriate level of detail;

    • Contribute to the implementation of the target architecture roadmap;

    • Challenge and validate/define the scope to ensure that business can take the right decisions for the organization;

    • Ensure that the solution remains aligned with the initial architecture to make sure the right result is obtained for the organization;

    • Ensure that technology solutions across projects are complementary, avoid duplication and are consistent in terms of functionality;

    • Ensure that projects do not duplicate functionality or diverge from each other, or are misaligned from business and IT strategies; above statement could replace this...italicized part maybe role for the PM..?

    • Support and contribute to the presentation of decision-making material for the leadership team to executive level;

    • Work with Enterprise architects to provide a consensus-based enterprise solution that is scalable, adaptable and meeting business needs;

Interlock with IT security to manage the risk of information and IT assets through appropriate standards and security policies

Why Mentor Tech Source?

Mentor Tech Source is the result of 25 plus years of extensive experience in providing Hybrid Model Staffing and Engineering Services in the ever evolving Software Economy.

  • We have a unique hybrid contingent staffing service composed of domestic and international sourcing
  • We have a 24/7 recruitment cycle due to the fact that Mentor has offices in many different time zones
  • We work day and night to provide our consultants and employees with best working environment


    • Must Have Skills/Capabilities

        • Minimum 5 years of demonstrable experience as Solution Architect for a major IT program involving multiple teams and/or projects, preferably in international context

        • Knowledge/expertise in one or more of the following domains is required: Infrastructure/technology architecture, SOA architecture style and principles, Domain-driven design, REST, knowledge of different architecture/design techniques (i.e., OO, Top-down, structured analysis, component-based design).

        • Demonstrated capacity to create professional architecture deliverables as support for the project (significant decisions, roadmap, logical/physical viewpoints, etc..)

        • Experience working with distributed teams or offshore teams

        • Excellent analytical, inter-personal and communication skills

        • Excellent communication (oral and written) and attention to detail

        • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude

      Nice to Have

        • Knowledge of Enterprise Architecture frameworks knowledge (i.e., TOGAF, Zachman etc.).

        • Experience at Enterprise architecture level or equivalent is a plus.

        • Experience with an integration tool as RedHat Fuse, IBM Websphere, Oracle SOA, Tibco Business Works, SoftwareAG WebMethods or Open Source Middleware product is a plus.