System Architect Brno
(Jn TCZ8014) / City of occupation: Brno
Our client has recently set up a new global programme which is being run out of the EU. This project will reshape the current portfolio of the company and will represent a pivotal point for the history of the company. Now, we are seeking an appropriate candidate for a new System Architect position
Your future role
The System Architect will assist with the development a technical architecture for a new hybrid Software-Hardware platform and will help provide the direction for the project execution. The focus will range from assisting with the ‘big picture’ architecture of the complete system through to more complete responsibility for the detailed architecture of specific components and features. Successful candidate will be responsible for technical design and planning, quality control, client management, risk assessment and project delivery. He or she will work with cross-disciplinary international teams and will communicate with senior-level members. Main role responsibilities and tasks: - Work with the rest of the architecture team, program leaders, external partners, and sub team leaders to design innovative system architecture, define a development plan and identify technology roadmaps and gap assessments. - Build a broad working knowledge of multiple software systems including: Collaboration tools, Managed IT, Network Infrastructure systems, and hybrid cloud technologies, to help define the most appropriate architecture for a new platform that aligns with business requirements. - Perform software module requirement analysis, design, and test design and support the implementation of continuous technical development and deployment, especially using agile methodology. - Work with project managers and development team leaders to identify tasks and objectives per each architectural component and to detect risks. - Work with and consult multiple stakeholders in a complex, geographically diverse, federated business including development, incubation and business architecture teams, project management board, steering committee, and upper management. - Design documentation and the handover into development teams and management.
What we expect? - Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology, software engineering or equivalent field or equivalent experience. - Hands-on experience with software development, architecting, designing and building connected platforms and experience in working with integrating a variety of data sources. - Experience with Service Oriented Architecture – preferably based around REST WebServices – and Middleware design. - Experience working outside of WebServices with a variety of different application protocols such as IMAP, Kerberos, LPR, SMB and so on would be desirable. - Good knowledge of modelling systems such as UML and Software Engineering frameworks and flexibility to work in an Agile development model, in particular SCRUM. - An understanding of Security principles and best practices with regard to Security including threat analysis, attack surface reduction, containerisation, etc. - A solid overview of modern Open Source Software ecosystem - EU citizenship or long-term residency permit Expected focus: - Your emphasis is given to Linux, networking, storage filesystems, virtualisation, containerisation, provisioning (1st hiring team) OR - Your emphasis is given to OOP, (RESTful) APIs, cloud technologies, data storage (SQL, NoSQL, ...) (2nd hiring team)
The special thing about this job
What can we offer you? • We function as a Business Innovation Centre (read startup) and try to stay away from corporate structures as much as possible. • Get mobile phone of your choice (phone number with program included). • Education. Our educational budget also allows us to have in-house language lectors to improve English, German or Japanese. • Enjoy outside terrace, relax rooms with comfortable sitting bags, table soccer and Xbox One. • Refreshments • Motivating salary based on your experience. • 5 weeks of holidays and 2 sick days. • Meal vouchers. • Beautiful office environment with lots of restaurants, cafes and shops.
If you find this position challenging, please submit your application online. Your consultant, Jan Růžička, firstname.lastname@example.org, will contact you promptly.