Solution Architect

Closing date
8 Jun 2022

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Technology & New Media
Contract Type
Full Time
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Position Description:

If you're looking for a challenge that stretches your
talents and you want to make a real difference in
people's lives, come and help us support the digital
transformation of the UK. We need architects to work with high profile
public and commercial clients, improving systems
that make the everyday easier.
At CGI you'll be a member not an employee and
you'll find a friendly, collaborative environment
where your ambition is rewarded. Curious?

All successful applicants must hold, or be eligible & willing to obtain, UK SC clearance with the view to progressing to higher level clearance if required.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

Your primary responsibility is to implement the high level design and technical solution working with the CGI Agile Development Teams.

• Develop and maintain the high level design for the Programme Increments.
• Ensure the high-level design is consistent with the overall design for the Programme.
• Support the developers/testers with explanation and elaboration of the overall design.
• Review developments to ensure that they conform to the high-level design.
• Carry out development and test tasks when design activities allow.
• Contribute to the estimation process.
• Attend daily Stand-Ups.
• Escalate issues and potential solutions at the daily Stand-Up.
• Review the Monthly Transition to Open In-Service Report.
• Assess the Quality Assurance impact of products that are generated as part of the PI.
• Act as Scrum Master when the Service Owner is not fulfilling this role

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Track record with SAFe ceremonies, including PI Planning, Review, and Retrospective events.

• Familiarity with Security Management Plan [SEC PLAN] and Safety Management Plan [SAF PLAN].
• Hold the overall vision for the technical implementation of Program Increments.
• Ensure that the high-level design for Program Increments is clear, consistent and implementable.
• Ensure the design is capable of meeting the required non-functional and performance objectives, including efficiency and scalability.
• When required act as proxy to the Service Owner / Scrum Master.
• When required to act as Scrum Master
• Facilitate team meetings, including the daily Stand Up.
• Capture and address escalation issues raised at the daily Stand-Up.

• Prior healthcare track record desirable

We celebrate and reward our colleagues through a variety of methods, and we promote the health and well-being of our members through a range of programs and activities. We are also committed to ensuring a safe work environment through the prevention of harmful workplace incidents including physical harm, harassment and violence.

Unconditionally inclusive - we know diversity brings a great greater variety of ideas, perspectives and experiences to the workplace. We actively encourage diversity at CGI and inclusivity is one of our top priorities, with support networks for Parents, Women, LGBT+, BAME, Neurodiversity and Disability.





  • Agile Architecture
  • Solutions Architecture

What you can expect from us:

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change-supporting our clients' digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

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CGI is an equal opportunity employer.

This employer is a corporate member of myGwork - LGBTQ+ professionals, the business community for LGBTQ+ professionals, students, inclusive employers & anyone who believes in workplace equality.

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