Software Architect


June 10, 2021

As an IBM Application Architect, you directly help clients transform their business and solve complex problems. You will define the scope and vision for projects that deliver customized solutions using your knowledge of IBM platforms. You are a technical leader, serving as a liaison among business partners, technical resources, and project stakeholders.
Your Role and Responsibilities
We are looking for “hands-on” architect who will design systems for and in the Cloud. You would be working with team or teams which both develop application from scratch or extend existing ones, integrate thrid party vendor solutions with IBM own ones.As an architect you will set boundries on patterns and idioms that the team uses to create application, overlook choice of languages and libraries that the project is written in, choose services and platforms that the team uses in connections to patterns and frameworks, help to decide on development, testing, and monitoring tools and how continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) pipelines are set.
As an architect you will work as a visionary to outline the future. You must inspire the members of your teams to push toward the boundaries and to challenge those boundaries when they believe that they have a better way of doing things.
You must help to resolve technical conflicts among team members and across teams within a tribe.
You must communicate your architecture to the developers and present it to an architecture review board and clearly justify why they made certain architectural decisions.
As an “hands on” architect in the modern agile software development world, you must contribute real running code to projects.
You will work with development team to generate architecture documentation.
You will mentor the development team during implementation phase.
Your Role and Responsibilities:
  • In a lead full-stack developer role you translate architectural designs, functional requirements, and component level diagrams into production ready code.
  • You bring a solid understanding of Agile software development lifecycle from previous projects, you program in multiple languages, and through your experience, you have mastered core programming concepts, algorithms, and data structures.
  • You are well aware of the importance of coding standards, best practices, and of the craftsmanship required to deliver high quality code to production.
  • You build world-class software by working in all the layers of a stack. You also mentor junior developers in a growth path towards a senior development role. You will very quickly be welcomed and integrated into a high-performance culture of security experts and technical leaders who are dedicated to a secure software engineering and architecture profession.
Additional benefits:
  • Internal and external training and certifications
  • Upskilling programs, wide possibilities of skills’ development
  • Multisport card
  • Private medical package (Medicover) and insurance package
  • Fresh fruits in the office
  • Cinema, ski, and mountain trips for IBMers
  • Holiday camps for children
  • Discounts for IBMers (for a wide range of services/products)
  • Social Fund benefits

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • 8+ years of experience in software engineering
  • Familiarity with a subset of technologies such as Java, Node.js OR GO Lang, Rust Lang, with Kubernetes, Microservices.
  • Expertise in application, data, and infrastructure architecture disciplines
  • Fluency in architecture and design across systems
  • Knowledge in at least one area of technical architecture
  • Strategic thinking and passion for business strategy and business processes
  • Ability to work collaboratively in teams and develop meaningful relationships to achieve common goals
  • Fluent English

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
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