We are looking for an IT Solution Architect!
Sword Services Greece is seeking to recruit a high caliber, energetic individual to join our Software Development team, being based in Athens as an IT Solution 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 and Review the architecture of Information Systems;
Analyze the integration of different information systems;
Produce software architecture documents, blueprints, best practices;
Assist in the technical documentation of the offered solutions to customers;
Communicate system architecture to technical and business audiences;
Define product solutions leveraging defined functional component model libraries and the product line architecture roadmap;
Propose IT products based on cost benefit analysis and research;
Define, document and develop best practices, design patterns and technology standards;
Provide technical leadership to development teams;
Research and monitor technology developments and industry trends, assesses their relevancy to the organization, and makes recommendations to enhance productivity;
Analyze current solutions and identifies opportunities for improvements and automation;
Contribute to the Architecture Repository and participate in the Architecture Board.
What is your experience
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar;
Minimum 7 years of experience in software development of Information Systems;
At least 3 years of experience working as an IT Solution Architect;
Extensive hands-on experience with Java EE or Spring;
Experience providing technical leadership to development teams;
Experience working in Agile teams;
Experience developing applications on microservices architecture;
Familiar with TOGAF and ITIL.
Experience in the following technologies will be considered an asset :
Experience in SOA, Data Processing, Streaming (preferably Kafka) and Cloud Native Architectures;
Migrating applications to the cloud;
Knowledge of ML / AI / NLP / Data Analytics (preferably hands-on);
Web development frameworks (preferably React) and CMS (Drupal);
Professional certification(s) such as Oracle Certified Master (OCM), TOGAF, ArchiMate or AWS Certified solutions architect;
Knowledge of the IP domain.
As a person you are
Attention to detail and strong sense of responsibility;
Good analytical and problem-solving skills;
Proactively manage tasks and projects to agreed deadlines;
Ability to work effectively & efficiently with various diverse work teams (Development, Testing and Project Management);
Ability to persuade and influence others on the best approach to take.
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