Sr. Infrastructure Solutions Architect

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize their dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

 

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuel us, and moments define us.

 

As we grow our team, the well-being of our team members remains our top priority. To ensure the health and safety of our team members, including those in the recruitment process, our team members are working from home, and are equipped to do so safely and efficiently.

 


Rogers is seeking a Sr. Infrastructure Solutions Architect to lead the architecture and engineering design activities for infrastructure solutions, focused primarily on Private Cloud. The Sr. Solutions Architect will work closely with the extended Platform Engineering department and Enterprise Architecture discipline to ensure customer requirements are fully captured, thorough discovery processes completed, and comprehensive and supportable solution designs are created for complex and non-standard customer opportunities. This role will play a key role in supporting the solution implementation and the transition to Technical Support and Operations, interfacing and negotiating with many different Rogers teams as needed.

 

What you will be doing:

  • Act as a technical SME in executing deep-dive platform discovery of customer environments

  • Act as technical authority in creating comprehensive solution designs for on-premise virtualized computational systems (Storage, Compute, Database, Network and SDM) and multi-product integration

  • Create solution documentation and provide guidance and support to delivery teams

  • Act as technical SME in influencing new technology design or enhancement

  • Seek to evolve; develop new approaches and concepts within area of expertise

  • Act as part of an overall project team over the course of a customer engagement

  • Assess new early-stage technology evolution opportunities, partner with EA in building technology Standards, Roadmaps, ABB and SBB artefacts.

  • Participate as part of Costing, RFI, RFQ and RFP cycles and contribute to contractual engagement documentation where required.

 

What you bring:

  • 10+ years’ experience in a technology architecture role

  • 5+ years’ experience in Senior advisory (Architecture) role with exposure to large and complex environments

  • Experience in designing, deploying, and maintaining complex IT architectures

  • Expertise in Private Cloud implementations

  • Extensive Experience with Storage, Compute, DB and Network virtualization technologies.

  • Extensive Experience with Multi-site, Geo-diversity and Geo-HA implementations, multi-vendor integration and complex transformations

  • Experience in a customer-facing delivery role

  • Experience with providing designs based on containerization and systems/applications based on microservices

  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent experience required

  • Certification in systems virtualization, cloud design and management are desired

  • Other industry recognized certifications nice to have (ITIL, TOGAF, CISSP, etc)

  • Technical leadership: ability to act as a subject-matter expert and provide guidance to partner teams expected from a Trusted Advisor.

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a cross-functional team

  • Well-developed communication and presentation skills

  • Highly collaborative

  • Customer-centric focus

  • Results-driven

  • Sound judgment and decision making with good business acumen

  • Excellent negotiation skills and ability to influence without title

 

 

As a condition of hire, all new employees will be required to provide proof of vaccinations against COVID 19. Any request for an exception under Human Rights legislation must be supported by evidence to be considered by Rogers on a case by case basis.


Please click here to review conditions that may qualify for medical exemption to the COVID-19 vaccine.

 

 

Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 8200 Dixie Rd (341), Brampton, ON
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Technology & Information Technology
Requisition ID: 249441
 
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:

  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment

 

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.
 
Posting Notes:  Digital & Technology

 

 

 

Location: 

Brampton, ON, CA

Being a Rogers team member comes with some great perks & benefits including:

· Health & well-being benefits
· Donation matching
· Paid time off for volunteering
· Wealth Accumulation including: Pension plan & Employee stock options
· Generous employee discounts
· Leadership development, Mentorship, and Coaching programs

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