Senior Application Architect - Remote Canada



Senior Application Architect - Remote Canada

Employment Type:



per year

Job Description:

Bring your career and talents to CDW, where you can have a greater impact, be inspired and excited about your job and future. We are an innovative, Fortune 500 leader driving meaningful technological change for customers in virtually every industry. This is an exceptional opportunity to join some of the brightest, best and most collaborative minds in software engineering today.

As a Sr. Application Architect, you'll be responsible for developing application architecture specifications and standards guiding best practices in the Software Development Life Cycle. The Sr. Application Architect is guided by an object-oriented software framework and will provide strong technical leadership on technology solutions to enable CDW's business outcomes.

What you'll do:

  • Collaborate with senior managers to determine business-specific application needs.
  • Participate in the planning; prioritization and resource allocation to manage business priorities
  • Make technical decisions to meet the design goals articulated in our product roadmaps
  • Demonstrate application prototypes and integrate user feedback to evolve final solutions
  • Document application development processes, procedures, and standards.
  • Incorporate industry trends and best practices in our software design and development frameworks
  • Mentor junior application developers to create solid talent bench

What you need to succeed:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or MS, or equivalent knowledge/experience.
  • 10+ years of experience in application development
  • 5+ years of experience in RESTful Web Services technologies
  • Experience in leading software development teams and managing implementation projects that utilize client / server and browser/server technologies.
  • Experience in creating applications using technologies such as C#, ASP.NET, XML, SQL Server
  • Experience with Angular, WPF, MVC, MVVM, RESTful Web Services, WinForms, APIs, and TFS.
  • Demonstrated understanding of SOA and object-oriented design and programming techniques.
  • Working knowledge in all stages of the software development life cycle: requirements gathering, design, development, testing, and implementation.

Who we are:
CDW is a leading technology solutions provider to business, government, education, and healthcare organizations in Canada, the United States, and the United Kingdom. Our fingerprints can be found on technology in workplaces of more than 250,000 companies; from fresh-faced start-ups to international conglomerates. With the breadth of products and services we offer, there is no request too big or too small.

What you can expect from us: Culture, coworkers, careers.
CDW is not only the People Who Get IT, but the People who get People. Our relationships are fueled by our deep expertise and grounded in the CDW Way. Our empowering leadership makes things happen and inspires their teams to do the same. From the teammates beside us to the leaders who guide us, we move forward together. At CDW, you'll work with people who inspire you. People with positive, success-driven attitudes who you will learn from and forge strong relationships with. Bring your best true self-and your best ideas-to CDW. Because diverse perspectives bring forth better problem solving-and better solutions for our customers on a rapidly evolving technology landscape.

Company Info