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Solution Designer

Ontario - Toronto Job No. r00218593 Full-time

Job Description

ARE YOU READY to step up and take your technology expertise to the next level?

There is never a typical day at Accenture, but that’s why we love it here! This is an extraordinary chance to begin a rewarding career at Accenture Technology. Immersed in a digitally-compassionate and innovation-led environment, here is where you can help top clients shift to the New using leading-edge technologies on the most ground-breaking projects imaginable.

Cloud First - Software Engineering is a high performing team to join! We focus on client adoption of disruptive technologies, technology architecture and providing specialized skills related to integration, custom software engineering, testing, application modernization, agile and more. We help our clients with the most complex projects including working in open web platforms, DevOps platforms as well as intelligent Computing and Architecture enhancement.

YOUR ROLESolution Designer

While there will never be a typical day at Accenture, we’ve highlighted a few of your exciting responsibilities:

  • Lead the creation of a comprehensive end-to-end detailed solution with overall accountability for the technical design and delivery of the System Design Specification (SDS). You'll be exposed to stretch assignments as you take on large-scale, complex and/or enterprise-wide projects.
  • Expert knowledge of the business, broader organization, technical environment, standards, processes, tools, procedures, multiple programming languages, operating systems, solutions design and other relevant technology areas from a design/support/solutions perspective.
  • Readiness and motivation to work autonomously in a lead capacity on a diverse range of activities (e.g. design, support of technical business solutions) and can be relied on to coach, educate and monitor the work of others.
  • Primary subject matter expertise in multiple areas; you're seasoned in counselling clients and project teams on all aspects of research, analysis, design, hardware and software support, development of technical solutions and testing.
  • Strength coaching and advising clients, partners and project teams, capable of being an internal expert resource in "technical information exchange".
  • Commitment to and belief in the quality of your deliverables.
  • Participate in complex applications and systems development, programming.
  • Propose solution options; generate stakeholder support.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders on project estimates.
  • Produce top-notch functional, technical and user interface designs.
  • Take business, Enterprise Architecture, system performance and development standards requirements, then develop functional, technical and user interface designs for an application and/or system.
  • Consult on development of the System Requirements Specification (SRS).
  • Review technical deliverables for quality throughout detailed design and development phase, identify gaps or redesign as needed.
  • Define metrics and performance goals with technology partners and peers.
  • Deliver effective and efficient solutions by meeting milestones and ensuring project deliverables are on time, within budget, and adhere to the corporate quality and security standards.
  • Identify ways to minimize cost, play a role in introducing strategic solutions to support cost effectiveness and enhance stakeholder experience.
  • Conduct code reviews to address quality, standards compliance, reusability and ease of maintenance, Operational Readiness Reviews, and support gating and review sign-offs for solution design.
  • Support knowledge management processes and ensure knowledge is codified, monitored, tracked and managed.
  • Ensure design leverages existing reusable components, traces back to business requirements, and that new modules are designed with reusability in mind.
  • Identify and address any issue that affects the integrity of the application ( e.g. cross-capability/release issues).

Qualifications

YOUR EXPERIENCE:  Basic Qualifications

  • 10 years of development and design experience (J2EE, Java 8+)
  • 10 years of experience working with frameworks like Spring, Spring MVC and Spring boot
  • 5 years of RESTful API experience
  • 3 years of database knowledge (SQL, Oracle & MongoDB)

SET YOURSELF APART: Preferred Skills

  • Strong communication and organizational skills with an ability to thrive in a fast-paced production deadline-driven environment both internal and client facing
  • Ability to work with simultaneous projects in a changing environment using different methodologies (Agile/Waterfall and SDLC/PMLC processes).
  • Previous experience with Visio, Sparks, Confluence, GIT, Stash, Devops and JIRA.
  • Continuous Integration and Test-Driven Methodologies
  • Familiar with stream processors and/or message brokers.

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