Enterprise Architect Enterprise Architect …

Bank of Montreal
in Toronto, ON, Canada
Permanent, Full time
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Bank of Montreal
in Toronto, ON, Canada
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Enterprise Architect
The Enterprise Architect contributes to creating the strategic enterprise architecture for the organization. The Enterprise Architect defines the principles, standards, and guidelines regarding the proper use and deployment of technology within the Enterprise. In addition, he/she creates the policies, processes, and procedures around technology governance by assessing the appropriate evolution of architecture in both a business and a technology context. The Enterprise Architect advises the business regarding the use of technology in providing overall value to the Enterprise.


  • Help to lead the definition and development of architecture to enable and advise the DevOps & IT Operations. This includes Target State Architecture and Architecture Roadmap
  • Help to lead the DevOps & Operations teams along the cloud journey (e.g., AWS)
  • Provides leadership in technical guidance and counsel to Development, Testing, Deployment and Operation teams to ensure that their processes and deliverables align with the Architecture of the Enterprise
  • Help to lead in the definition and implementation of technology governance activities (e.g., reference architecture, standards and guidelines) to ensure that project teams adhere to industry best practices
  • Researches/monitors industry trends and technologies and recommends technology direction
  • Provides leadership to project teams to identify technology opportunities for a broad, diverse, and complex business context, and recommends how to capitalize these technology opportunities.
  • Researches emerging technologies and attends relevant professional courses/conferences to maintain currency of skill set
  • Develops and maintains strong working relationships with peers across the T&O organization.


Knowledge :

  • Possesses a university degree or higher in related discipline(s)
  • 10+ years of experience in the IT industry with broader understanding of application development practices and IT operations
  • Possesses advanced knowledge of the business of the large Enterprise, the financial services industry, as well as the development and/or IT Operation specialties.
  • Exhibits expert knowledge of all aspects of technology and of architecture concepts and practices; capable of driving from strategy to architecture to design & implementation.
  • Possesses expert knowledge of software development practices, application release and deployment, and automated testing, including source code control, build / package, environment configuration and monitoring.
  • Experience in cloud technologies and adoption
  • test automation framework and tools.
  • Experience in test automation framework and tools.
  • Demonstrates expert knowledge of architecture frameworks, methodologies, and tools (e.g., The Open Group Architecture Framework [TOGAF], Zachman Framework)
  • Industry certifications on Agile Development or ITIL are preferred

Skills :

  • Growth mind-set and positive attitude towards the fast-evolving technologies.
  • Possesses advanced communication skills, both written and oral
  • Exhibits strong influencing skills to sell the architectural ideas to business partners
  • Demonstrates advanced consulting and client management skills
  • Exhibits solid relationship and managerial leadership abilities
  • Is energetic, self-motivated, and achievement- and outcome-oriented

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At BMO we have a shared purpose; we put the customer at the centre of everything we do - helping people is in our DNA. For 200 years we have thought about the future-the future of our customers, our communities and our people. We help our customers and our communities by working together, innovating and pushing boundaries to bring them our very best every day. Together we're changing the way people think about a bank.

As a member of the BMO team you are valued, respected and heard, and you have more ways to grow and make an impact. We strive to help you make an impact from day one - for yourself and our customers. We'll support you with the tools and resources you need to reach new milestones, as you help our customers reach theirs. From in-depth training and coaching, to manager support and network-building opportunities, we'll help you gain valuable experience, and broaden your skillset.

To find out more visit us at https://bmocareers.com.

BMO is committed to an inclusive, equitable and accessible workplace. By learning from each other's differences, we gain strength through our people and our perspectives. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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