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Application architect

Apply now Job ID 34581230832 Date posted 08/17/2022

Primary Locations: Montreal, Quebec

Attendance: Hybrid

Employee Status: Regular

Schedule: Full-time


  • Are you an application architect who enjoys the challenges of technology transformations?
  • Do you like sharing new ideas and learning from others?
  • Are you innately curious about technology and excited about innovation?
  • Are you keen to work in a flexible and collaborative workplace?

The BAO team is a multidisciplinary team that develops applications for opening accounts and managing investment profiles for National Bank clients. We play a key role in the Bank’s digital transformation and are looking for an application architect  to join the BAO team to collaborate with the Wealth Management business lines (National Bank Financial) and financial markets (National Bank Direct Brokerage).

If you have boundless energy and passion for what you do, and if you enjoy taking initiative and working in a team, read on!

Your role

  • Develop technology solutions that meet business needs and are in line with architecture orientations
  • Influence architecture decisions and orientations
  • Participate in automating development processes
  • Collaborate with technical teams (solutions architects, data architects, systems analysts, developers, etc.) and challenge the proposals made
  • Serve as an expert on the technological aspects of the product
  • Diagnose problem situations and help solve complex problems
  • Play an active role in deliveries, with the development teams

Your profile

  • Bachelor’s degree OR other degree in a related field and more than 6 years of relevant experience
  • At least 3 years of experience as an application architect in a software delivery team
  • Mastery of the following concepts and technologies: Cloud, REST APIs, web and API security, real-time data flows, Kafka and MQ
  • Knowledge of Jenkins, Git, Docker and Nexus
  • Team player, ability to take charge, good communication skills 
  • Experience in delivery in Agile mode: Scrum, SAFe or DevOps, an asset
  • Knowledge of banking operations processes, an asset
  • Ability to adapt in an environment undergoing transformation
  • Full proficiency in French (spoken and written)

Your benefits 

In addition to competitive compensation, upon hiring you’ll be eligible for a wide range of flexible benefits to help promote your wellbeing and that of your family.

  • Health and wellness program, including many options
  • Flexible group insurance
  • Generous pension plan
  • Employee Share Ownership Plan
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program
  • Preferential banking services
  • Initiatives promoting community involvement
  • Telemedicine service
  • Virtual sleep clinic

These are a few of the benefits available to you. We have an offer that keeps up with trends as well as your needs and those of your family.

Our dynamic work environments and cutting-edge collaboration tools foster a positive employee experience. We actively listen to employees’ ideas. Whether through our surveys or programs, regular feedback and ongoing communication is encouraged.

Being part of the team means being able to reach your full potential thanks to the many career development opportunities in different sectors, on different projects and with different teams.  

We're putting people first 

We're a bank on a human scale that stands out for its courage, entrepreneurial culture, and passion for people.   Our mission is to have a positive impact on peoples' lives.

Our core values of partnership, agility, and empowerment inspire us, and inclusivity is central to our commitments. We offer a barrier-free workplace that is accessible to all employees. 

We want our recruitment process to be fully accessible. If you require accommodations, feel free to let us know during your first conversations with us.

We welcome all candidates! What can you bring to our team?

Ready to live your ambitions?

JobField: IT

Unposting Date: 2022-10-05

Job Number: DEV000CH

Posting Date: 2022-09-20

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