Lixar is looking for a
Solution Architect

Solution Architect
  • Remote & Coast-to-Coast

BDO Lixar, is looking for a Solution Architect to join our remote Canadian team.  The Solution Architect role is a hands-on and technical lead role where you will guide a solution from inception to delivery. For many projects, this includes the cloud infrastructure, component design, and software architecture of a solution; which may be anything from an AppDev to a Big Data Solution.

Due to the ever evolving state of the cloud, we are looking for an individual with the right approach to tackling software and system design. Being flexible, fluid and conceptual are a must! 

What you must have:

  • 5 years + Software or Data Engineering Experience
  • Applied knowledge and experience with either AWS or Azure CLoud
  • Proven history of reliable, production releases
  • Experience with architectural modelling (C4, etc) and patterns (Data: Lambda, Kappa, ELT, ETL – App: Monolith, SOA, Microservices)
  • Specialist / Advanced knowledge of one or more of the following: .Net, Python, Java, JS/TS, SQL
  • Generalist knowledge of many languages and/or frameworks (.Net, Python, JS, SQL, Cloud CLIs, ARM, Terraform, etc)
  • Ability to break down incredibly large concepts and problems into manageable tasks
  • See the bigger picture; both technically and from a business capabilities perspective
  • Comfortable facilitating workshops and exploratory sessions with technical audiences and business audiences
  • Comfortable developing solutions and being hands-on with code; this is an applied architecture role
  • Interested in developing net new IP
  • Self-starter & highly motivated

What will make you stand out:

  • AWS or Azure Architect Certification

As the ideal candidate, you must value:

  • Creating a culture of inclusivity, diversity where we embrace our differences
  • Holding ourselves accountable to a high level of quality
  • Knowing that routines are in fact, not routine
  • Encouraging communication within all levels of the organization
  • Have a sense of humour
  • A blameless, iterative approach to delivery and excellence
  • Getting things done!

Sound like you?
Send your résumé and salary expectations to BDO Lixar today!

Thank you for applying! We look forward to meeting with the selected interview candidates.
BDO Lixar welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.