We are looking for a Software Architect!
Sword Services Greece is seeking to recruit a high caliber, energetic individual to join our Software Development team, being based in Athens as a Software Architect.
The successful candidate will work in a multinational environment on a multitude of tasks supporting our core business in large International Information Systems.
The company is currently expanding its activities in Greece, offering an optimum career advancement opportunity for the successful candidate who should combine a relevant educational and professional background, with enthusiasm and eagerness.
What you will do
Design technical solutions according to customer requirements
Develop high-level solution specifications with attention to system integration and feasibility
Define all aspects of development from appropriate technology and workflow to coding standards
Communicate successfully all concepts and guidelines to development team
Review implementation of development team to ensure consistency with initial design
Provide technical guidance and coaching to tech leaders
Ensure software meets all requirements of quality, security, modifiability, extensibility etc.
Define, document, develop and communicate best practices, design patterns and technology standards
Present work products to internal and external stakeholders, reviews the work of team members and provides feedback in an open, respectful and constructive manner
Provide technical specification to delivery teams ensuring delivery teams have a clear vision and path
Research and monitors technology developments and industry trends, assesses their relevancy to the organization, and makes recommendations to enhance productivity
Analyzes current solutions and identifies opportunities for improvements and automation.
What is your experience
Extensive experience (8+ years) in software development of Information Systems
Extensive hands-on experience with Java EE or Spring
Excellent knowledge of Relational Databases, data modelling and database design
Experience in SOA, including development of SOAP or Restful web services
Experience with full software development lifecycle (SDLC) processes
Experience providing technical leadership to development and delivery teams
Ability to draft high quality technical documentation
Preferably having a solutions / enterprise or / and architecture certification such as OCM, TOGAF and / or AWS
Knowledge and experience with architecture modeling languages such as UML, Archimate, etc. (at least one)
As a person you are
Excellent interpersonal relationship skills
Abstract and analytical thinking
Customer centric mindset
Adaptability to change
What we offer to you
Competitive remuneration package
Benefits like ticket restaurant vouchers, personal insurance package, etc.
Fast paced working environment
Opportunity to grow and develop your skills
Applications must be in the English language