Job Description :
Role: TPRM Application Architect Location: Toronto, ON Mode: Contract Some of the key accountabilities include: Excellent client facing skills (ability to articulate value & rationale of proposed solution, both in written, oral or presentation format) Capability to develop solutions within a complex and demanding environment Lead all aspects of implementation and complete all TPRM/CLM/SRM configuration components and Integration Develops architecture which supports product requirements, including performance, scalability, security, and manageability Sustains the on-going transformation to a Continuous Deployment model through high-level of automation Work with Design Authority and Enterprise Architecture teams to ensure consistency in Design & implementation across Product Capabilities teams Present and defend architecture, design, and technique choices to internal and external audiences Identify strategic opportunities and drive cross-business and cross-functional change Define and document the structure, connections and relationships of business processes, organizational work groups, data models, applications, user interfaces, applications interfaces, infrastructure and network topology Provide standards, guidelines and direction for system architectures, establishing a framework that constrains the design of systems for the purpose of integration of systems and accessibility of data supporting various business processes and functions Define, design and develop the enterprise systems information architecture to enable cross functional operational reporting and performance optimization Identify strategic opportunities and drive cross-business and cross-functional change Experience in business system application design, development and installation Experience in planning/architecture development and support Experience designing and implementing advanced application architectures Skills: Must have experience with Cloud and Cloud offerings, especially Software as a Service (SaaS); knowledge of Azure, GCP, Oracle cloud is a plus Must have experience with S2S Solutions, Oracle products , SmartStream, Coupa/similar procurement, Data management tools, SAP CoWorks Hands on experience with REST/SOAP APIs, development and integration Experience in the evaluation, weighting, and procurement of industry products and tooling. Working knowledge of industry technology trends and best practices related to system interoperability Previous Financial industry experience is a plus Thorough knowledge of cloud security, User Authentication, Web-based (Internal & external) Application Authentication Thorough knowledge of authentication to Office 365 tenant, Azure and Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and understanding to Active Directory Federated Services (ADFS) & understanding of Privileged Account Management. Hands on experience with API security patterns such as (OAuth2, SAML2.0) Experienced in designing and developing integration solutions for cloud-based applications ie. cloud computing, service models - IaaS, PaaS, SaaS and deployment models private, public, hybrid etc. Experience with ETL tools such SSIS (2 years) Knowledge of Web services SOAP, REST API Proficiency in data modeling and experienced in using Oracle, SQL Server as a developer / application DBA Education/Experience: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field Master's degree in Business or Management Information Systems preferred 5-7 years of functional systems experience Certification preferred