Sr. Solution Strategy Architect



Toronto, ON, Canada
Posted on Wednesday, October 4, 2023

Sr. Solution Strategy Architect

At Interac, we design and deliver products and solutions that give Canadians control over their money so they can get more out of life. But that’s not all. Whether we’re leading real-time money movement, driving innovative commerce solutions like open payments for transit systems, or making advancements in new areas like verification and open banking, we are playing a key role in shaping the future of the digital economy in Canada.

Want to make a lasting impact amongst a community of creative thinkers, problem solvers, technical gurus and high-performance application developers? We want to hear from you.

You’ll be responsible for:

  • Stewardship over multi-year technology strategies for Interac products

  • Chairing product and platform-aligned solutions forums

  • Leading a team of domain architects and senior technical experts in the delivery of architectures that iteratively advance capabilities along a strategic roadmap for change

  • Guiding and mentoring teams in the development of architectures, designs, and patterns

  • Representing Technology & Operations in product and/or platform release cycles and influencing features, epics, etc. to realize technology strategies and address technical debt

  • Overseeing trials for new modes of delivering, releasing, and/or operating software, with accountability for their integrity and results

  • Direct contribution to the operationalization of new delivery models

You bring:

  • Practiced Information Technology professionally for at least 8 years

  • At least 3-5 years of experience delivering and designing software applications

  • Must be eligible to work for Interac Corp. in Canada in a Full Time Capacity

  • Experience in application or solutions architecture, and/or an interest in pursuing Solutions Architecture as a discipline in the near future, and developing in that role

  • Direct experience with applications that release software on cloud infrastructure (public, private, or hybrid)

  • Lead teams of IT professionals in either the delivery of software, or the architecture, prototyping, and design of software solutions

  • Experience with online transaction processing applications that have stringent requirements for availability (four or five nines) and resilience (very low RTO, RPO), in an “always on” model

Interac requires employees to complete a background check that is completed by one of our service providers. We use this service to complete the following checks:

  • 5-year employment verification;
  • Canadian criminal record check;
  • Education verification;
  • Canadian ID cross-check;
  • Public safety verification; and
  • Credit inquiry

How we work
We know that exceptional people have great ideas and are passionate about their work. Our culture encourages excellence and actively rewards contributions with:

Connection: You’re surrounded by talented people every day who are driven by their passion of a common goal.

Core Values: They define us. Living them helps us be the best at what we do.

Compensation & Benefits: Pay is driven by individual and corporate performance and we provide a multitude of benefits and perks.

Education: To ensure you are the best at what you do we invest in you