Ukraine Remote

Senior Solution Architect



Ciklum is looking for a Senior Solution Architect to join our team full-time in Ukraine.

We are a custom product engineering company that supports both multinational organizations and scaling startups to solve their most complex business challenges. With a global team of over 4,000 highly skilled developers, consultants, analysts and product owners, we engineer technology that redefines industries and shapes the way people live.

About the role:

As a Senior Solution Architect, become a part of a cross-functional development team engineering experiences of tomorrow.

Whether on the go, in the subway, or at home on the sofa, language platform supports those who enjoy learning outside of work or school. Since its founding in 2007, the company has grown to become the market leader in app-based language learning. In
total, the company offers 14 learning languages, from English to Indonesian.
Professional courses are readily available via the website as well as on your smartphone or tablet. There are 750 team members from over 50 different countries work hard to set standards for creating a new learning experience


  • Empower and Lead: You will laterally lead our team of Principal Engineers, serving as a mentor and guide. Your leadership will be pivotal in elevating their expertise and encouraging them to pioneer advancements in our technology
  • Drive Technological Excellence: You will be responsible for the continuous development of our Tech Radar, ensuring it reflects the latest and most relevant technologies and practices that align with the client`s vision
  • Set the Foundation: Establish and maintain guardrails and guidance for engineering practices at client, enabling our engineering teams to build software that is innovative, scalable, and maintains a high standard of quality
  • Foster Collaboration: You will nurture an Architecture Council that serves as a think-tank for strategic technology decisions, ensuring cross-functional alignment and fostering a culture of collective ownership and knowledge sharing
  • Blueprint Our Future: Create and articulate a visionary architecture blueprint that maps out the future of the client’s platform, ensuring it is robust, scalable, and adaptable to the ever-changing landscape of online learning


  • Fluent English
  • Commercial experience in software development (more than 7 years)
  • Commercial experience in solution architecture design (more than 3 years)
  • Proven Background: Several years of experience working in highly mature tech companies as a Distinguished Engineer or Architect, with a demonstrated track record of technical leadership and innovation
  • Experience: Proven experience in leading high-caliber engineering teams, with a deep understanding of software architecture and system design in a cloud environment, preferably with AWS
  • Technical Proficiency: Hands-on experience with Ruby, Typescript, and AWS, and the ability to guide and grow a team working within this stack
  • Strategic Thinking: The ability to think strategically and create a long-term vision for client’s technology architecture, paired with the operational skills to implement that vision
  • Collaboration Skills: Exceptional collaboration and communication skills, with the capacity to build consensus across various stakeholder groups
  • Inclusive Leadership: A commitment to fostering an inclusive environment where diverse ideas are celebrated and every team member feels valued and empowered to contribute


  • Certifications on:
    • Architecture framework (SEI, TOGAF, etc.)
    • Cloud computing platforms
    • Delivery processes (SAFe, Agile, etc)
  • Experience with:
    • Release Management tools & Configuration Management tools
    • Infrastructure as a code tools

What's in it for you

  • Care: your mental and physical health is our priority. We ensure comprehensive company-paid medical insurance, Mental Health programs, as well as financial and legal consultations
  • Tailored education path: boost your skills and knowledge with our regular internal events (meetups, conferences, workshops), Udemy license, language courses and company-paid certifications
  • Growth environment: share your experience and level up your expertise with a community of skilled professionals, locally and globally
  • Own your schedule – you are the one to decide when to start your working day. Just dont miss your regular team stand-up
  • Opportunities: we value our specialists and always find the best options for them. Our Internal Mobility Program helps change a project if needed to help you grow, excel professionally and fulfill your potential
  • Global impact: work on large-scale projects that redefine industries with international and fast-growing clients
  • Welcoming environment: feel empowered with a friendly team, open-door policy, informal atmosphere within the company and regular team-building events

About us:

Discover the pros of 20-year global experience! Join one of the largest IT companies in Ukraine, awarded as one of the top 10 employers in Ukraine by Forbes.

Boost your skills and make a difference with cutting-edge projects, skilled colleagues and the latest tech stacks.

Ciklum has been recognised as a veteran-friendly business by the Veteran Hub in Ukraine.
We’re committed to creating a welcoming environment for veterans and developing processes that meet their needs. We value the skills and unique perspectives military veterans can bring to our business and are willing to support their transition to civilian life.

Be bold, not bored!

Experiences of tomorrow. Engineered together

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