Lead Guidewire Application Architect

Toronto, ON | Contract

Job ID: 51739 Industry: Other Area(s)

Lead Guidewire Application Architect

Type: 2 Year Contract

Location: Toronto

Our client, a major organization within the public sector, has asked Bagg Technology Resources to assist them in finding a Sr. Lead Guidewire Application Architect to join their esteemed organization on a long-term contract. The Sr. Lead Guidewire Application Architect is responsible to collaboratively ensure data management governance of a large project diverse multi-vendor team to align business expectations with complex technical designs.

Why Join?

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a large government organization that can help maximize your potential and develop your career while helping the people of Ontario.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure effective and efficient Architecture reviews and ADA forums
  • Technical work which will drive automated processes and/or minimize internal sourcing needs
  • Ensure that the architecture checkpoint/Gating process is adhered to
  • Communicate EA policy, Governance Framework, patterns & standards
  • Contribute Architecture view to IT Strategy and refresh periodically
  • Collaborate to align and prioritize corporate initiatives roadmap to business and IT strategies.
  • Conduct user interface reviews
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of reference architecture frameworks, policy, and standards
  • Analyze complex business requirements
  • Work on application projects assuring overall technical quality
  • Conduct application architecture reviews as well as integration interface and integration points review
  • Guidewire application code reviews ensuring the proper level of product customization and solution
  • upgradability
  • Assist in technology selection decisions; mitigation plans for risks for the project team
  • Ensure physical data model supports the performance, privacy, and security requirements
  • Provide end to end application architecture for complex business solutions
  • Provide application developers with support for Code remediation
  • Construct presentation materials related to conceptual and logical designs
  • Engage early in the solution development lifecycle in order to ensure compliance with EA principles, policies, standards, and blueprints
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Ability to work with Solution Architects and Developers in matters related to the applications architecture.
  • Strong interpersonal, persuasion and presentation skills
  • Teaching and public speaking experience
  • Hands-on expertise in multiple architecture domains - enterprise, business architecture, application & solution architecture
  • and architecture development
  • Strong understanding of open systems architecture including integrations with vendor packages, relational
  • databases, message queues, web services, and legacy systems.
  • Ability to interpret enterprise solution architecture and requirements documents through application
  • architecture and UML.
  • Working knowledge of the Guidewire Suite Data Model and overarching business processes
  • Superior problem solving and analytical skills
  • Familiarity with Property & Casualty Insurance business processes (Worker Compensation LOB)
  • Ability to act as a technical interface between engineering and database teams


To apply, please click Apply Online or submit your resume by email to: OBUresume@bagg.com

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Accommodations are available upon request to support your participation during all stages of the recruitment process.

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