Reference #: TC2019003
Location: Ottawa
Type: Sub-contract

Donna Cona Inc. is currently seeking a Sr. Application / Software Architect for one of our key government clients.

The following experience is mandatory:

  • A valid security clearance level of Reliability status or higher;
  • Ten (10) years’ plus years of experience as an Application / Software Architect;
  • A University degree in a computer sciences discipline related to software architecture, or two (2) years of an acceptable post-secondary college diploma in computer sciences, information technology, or another specialty relevant to the Computer Systems discipline;
  • Recognized industry certification in the following IT Architecture Frameworks:
    • TOGAF; and / or
    • Zachman; and / or
    • Open CA.
  • Minimum of five collective years’ experience in at least two (2) of the following IMT disciplines (one of which must be within the last two (2 years):
    • Solution Architectural Services;
    • Systems or Technology Architecture Services; and
    • Application Architecture Services.
  • Minimum of 24 months project experience (two or more projects) architecting complex solutions that involved at least three (3) of the following elements:
    • Modernization of complex, legacy, enterprise level, mission critical applications;
    • Application integration with external partners;
    • Cloud readiness assessments;
    • Development of a conceptual architecture; and
    • Network performance assessments.
  • Minimum of 12 months experience (two or more projects) architecting complex solutions that integrate at least two different systems together to meet business needs;


The following certifications and demonstrated experience is recommended:

  • Experience producing solution architecture documentation using industry standard templates and Enterprise Architect software products;
  • Experience leading technical discussions and working sessions with multidisciplinary teams;
  • Experience architecting secure systems at the Protected-B level;
  • Experience architecting solutions that integrate components in a hosted cloud environment and / or target deployment to a hosted cloud environment (ex: MS Azure or AWS);
  • Experience architecting complex systems with at least three (3) integration points, including one (1) interdepartmental integration point;
  • Experience architecting high availability systems (i.e. 99.5% availability service level objects); and
  • Experience architecting solutions that involve Microsoft Dynamics CRM in a Public Sector Environment.
  • To apply for this position please complete the form below.
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