IT Solutions Architect


Offre publiée le 2024-02-02


Role and Responsibilities

IT Solutions Architect

Whenever you fly anywhere in the world, your pilot was most likely trained by CAE. To continue to push this mission further, CAE is actively working on its digital transformation with the Digital Accelerator and IT team to enhance the training experience and to ensure that pilots are the best they can be.

Here are some reasons why employees enjoy working at CAE!

  • Meaningful work that drives professional development.
  • Opportunity to enter the technology industry and to grow in it.
  • Working in a collaborative environment.
  • Being part of a high-performance team.

What we have to offer

  • Fully flexible so you can choose what is important.
  • Defined benefit pension plan and group registered retirement savings plan (RRSP).
  • Share ownership plan and numerous corporate discounts.
  • Physical wellness plan and supplementary maternity allowance.
  • Flexible schedules and California Fridays all year.
  • Social and community activities all year round!

Your mission

As an IT Solutions Architect on our team, your mission is to be the technical leader in multidisciplinary teams including architecture, customer experience, cybersecurity, project management and project sponsors.

Your involvement in delivery teams will lead you to be involved not only in internal CAE programs, but also in external programs for our customers.

Your main role and responsibilities

Play a technical leadership role in all aspects of the project life cycle, from the creation of a solution to the initial launch by way of a needs analysis, design, and implementation.

Design architectures in a hybrid environment, but with a "cloud first" vision.Design architectures according to non-functional requirements including our technological vision, cybersecurity, compliance, and availability of these solutions.

  • Provide expertise and advice to ensure that technology teams and technology-related fields of activity understand the architectural and technology options that support their business initiatives.
  • Participate in defining CAE's cloud adoption strategy, its impact on the solution architecture, and its impact on CAE's application base.

Define and manage the cloud governance strategy.Define and manage the migration and application modernization plan.

Be an agent of change and a promoter of the agile mentality.Support delivery teams in their agile transformation and in their adoption of DevOps practices.

Contribute to a collaborative and stimulating work environment.

Keep on top of new trends and participate in CAE's technology watch.

Your qualifications

  • University degree in computer science or equivalent.
  • At least eight years' experience in IT and three to five years' experience in solution or project architecture.
  • Personal motivation, energy, team player, and results-oriented approach.
  • Ability to work in a collaborative matrix environment.
  • Experience working with system integrators or in the implementation of supplier products an asset.
  • Good understanding of networking principles.
  • Ability to work with the cybersecurity team through knowledge of cybersecurity principles and their impact on the solution architecture.
  • Solid understanding of web application architecture and design principles.
  • Knowledge of cloud computing platforms (Microsoft Azure, AWS, etc.) required.
  • Motivated by continuous learning and ability to learn quickly about new technologies.
  • Experience in developing solutions in heterogeneous and hybrid application environments.
  • Good knowledge of the IT application development life cycle.
  • Exposure to multiple and diverse technologies and processing environments.
  • Bilingualism (French and English) required.

Join the driver of change at CAE : our next growth horizon will be reached above all through digital innovation for our customers' success.


Position Type


CAE thanks all applicants for their interest. However, only those whose background and experience match the requirements of the role will be contacted.

Equal Employment Opportunity

At CAE, everyone is welcome to contribute to our success. With no exception.

As captured in our overarching value "One CAE", we’re proud to work as one passionate, boundaryless and inclusive team.

At CAE, all employees are welcome regardless of race, nationality, colour, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, neurodiversity or age.

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