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Software Development (Systems Architect)


Toronto, ON, CA Scarborough, ON, CA Edmonton, AB, CA Burnaby, British Columbia, CA Vancouver, British Columbia, CA Victoria, British Columbia, CA Ottawa, ON, CA Calgary, AB, CA

Req ID:  25108
Jobs by Category:  Technology Solutions
Job Function:  Engineering & Development
Status:  Full Time
Schedule:  Regular

Join our team


Be a part of a transformational journey with innovative talent and leading-edge technologies.  You’ll be joining a dynamic and highly skilled architecture team. We deliver working solutions to enable best-in-class business and systems capabilities, guided by our customers’ needs and strategic priorities. 
Our daily actions are guided by three tenets that are critical for our success:

  1. ArchDevOps: We are closing the gap between strategy and execution via embedded agile architectural practices into the DevOps lifecycle, easy flow, and real-time in-the-moment review
  2. Product-centric mindset: We focus on what our customers need with clearly defined outcome-based deliverables, and we deliver using a build-measure-learn loop model
  3. Agile mindset: We apply agile architecture principles in everything we do

What you'll do 


  • Lead delivery of the system outcomes
    • System architecture and contribute to solution delivery
    • Being an embedded member of a DevOps team, your focus and priority is to support the team in reaching its objectives by driving architecture quality through requirements, design, implementation, and operation, improving the flow of work, and enforcing traceability from strategy into execution
    • Lead the design and implementation of enterprise applications, their components, interfaces, and APIs that best adhere to business specifications, are aligned to portfolio architecture, follow best architecture practices, optimize performance, resiliency by design, and security by design
    • Hands-on development of key API and system components
    • Define release plan and sprint planning based on/aligned to the overarching program vision collaborating with Program Solution architects
    • Enable CI/CD and DevOps by advocating for, steering the development and improvement of the CI/CD Pipeline, and helping to enable Release on Demand.
  • System architecture decisions
    • Make technology decisions that support better systems architecture
    • Remove technology-related obstacles at the system level
  • Grow, develop and nurture our people
    • Support and coach other development team members with your expertise and knowledge
  • Mature and scale the Architecture practice
    • Guide, develop and inspire Architecture and DevOps team members
    • Participate in Architecture Guilds and other architecture groups to learn and share knowledge
  • Collaborate and communicate with other stakeholders
    • ​​​Business and technology stakeholders and architects

What you bring



  • Subject Matter Expertise: The ability to provide knowledge, expertise, guidance, coaching, and advice to the team
    • Hands-on architecture skills
      • Architecture modeling language (e.g., ArchiMate)
      • Architecture patterns
      • Domain-driven architecture
      • Event-driven architecture
      • REST / GraphQL API design
      • Microservices
      • Cloud-native architecture (preferable GCP)
    • Hands-on technical Skills
      • Working knowledge of Product Catalog, Configure Price Quote (CPQ) and Order Management capabilities
      • Terraform
      • Kubernetes, Docker, Spinnaker, Jenkins
      • NodeJS, Python, Java
      • Web development, React, HTML / CSS
      • Kafka, Google PubSub
      • Postman, Swagger, Open API
      • Oracle / Postgres DB, SQL
      • Git (preferably GitHub)



  • Working knowledge of the Netcracker Digital BSS Product Management platform, specifically in the area of Product Catalog and Product Life Cycle Management modules
  • Understanding of TELUS’ development practices and key improvement opportunities, challenges, and benefits
  • Understanding of cloud computing
  • Google Cloud Architect, Cloud Developer, Cloud DevOps Engineer, and/or Data Engineer Certifications
  • Experience using a range of Agile project/task management software and tools and experience leveraging them to support digital acceleration 
  • Experience in the telecommunications industry 

A bit about us

We’re a people-first, customer-first, purpose-driven team who works together every day to innovate and do good. We improve lives through our technology solutions and foster a culture of innovation that empowers team members to solve complex problems and create remarkable human outcomes in a digital world. When you join our team, you’re helping us make the future friendly. 

We’re committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability—your unique contributions and talents will be valued and respected here. 

The health and safety of our team, customers and communities is paramount to TELUS. Accordingly, we require anyone joining our team to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.





Technology Solutions

We’re into seeing where technology can take us, so if you have ever imagined what the future of supply chain management, cybersecurity, the cloud and Internet of Things will look like, we want you to be part of the team that makes it happen.

We are honoured to be recognized

TELUS’s fastest network. 5G enables a superior experience with fast downloads and richer multimedia applications

Innovation centres across Canada that bring our team members together with customers, partners, start ups, universities, hospitals and fellow colleagues to tackle some of the biggest technological hurdles Canada will face in the near future.

Million active users logging into My TELUS per month (consumer mobility).


TELUS is proud to foster an inclusive culture that embraces diversity. We are committed to fair employment practices and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

We offer accommodation for applicants with disabilities, as required, during the recruitment process.