Enterprise Software Architect

Pittsburgh, PA

Enterprise Software Architect

Category: Software Development/ Engineering

Main location: United States, Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh

Alternate Location(s): United States, Texas, Dallas

United States, Ohio, Columbus

United States, Ohio, Cincinnati

United States, Alabama, Birmingham

Position ID: J0124-1137

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

CGI is looking for a dynamic Enterprise Architect (EA) to define and enable a comprehensive view across the business using technology. The EA brings deep business and industry expertise, especially in Banking and Financial Services, is familiar with industry standards, and is able to effectively work and communicate across various different stakeholders including business and senior management.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Understand and evaluate the underlying business goals

• Develop and facilitate the development of architectural roadmaps covering business transformation, enterprise technology, applications and infrastructure

• Guide business and other stakeholders in their IT modernization journey

• Apply innovation and emerging technologies

• Analyze, define, design and propose solutions to business problems using architectural patterns and policies

• Deal with a broad range of old and new technologies with the skills to recognize and exploit the advantages of both

• Develop plans to migrate from the existing baseline to the target architecture

• Understand, implement and communicate architecture principles, approaches and standards across teams

• Work in team-oriented environment, providing architectural technical advice and expertise and guidance to key stakeholders on a broad range of technology architectural related projects

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• At least a Bachelors Degree in Engineering, preferably Computer Science and certification in TOGAF 9 or 10

• Minimum 10 years of work experience in Information Technology sector

• Minimum 4 years of work experience in design and architecture

• Minimum 5 years of work experience in core development using Java based technologies

• Strong knowledge of enterprise and solution architecture concepts, values, and methodologies

• Possess broad range of technical knowledge (e.g. applications, enterprise technology, infrastructure, and telecommunications) and SDLC experience and Agile

• Strong interpersonal skills including the ability to articulate ideas to technical and business audiences

• Knowledge in emerging technology area’s such are Generative AI, RPA, Cloud, Data & Analytics, DevOps or others

• Experience in Banking applications and architecting enterprise solutions using in-house and third party systems is desirable



CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and licensure and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $84,000 - $165,300.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI’s benefits include:

• Competitive base salaries

• Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category

• 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members

• Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans

• Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment;

• Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more


  • J2EE

  • Java

  • Leadership

  • Software Architecture

What you can expect from us:

Insights you can act on

While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees “members” because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

Ready to become part of our success story? Join CGI — where your ideas and actions make a difference.

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