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Solution Architect



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

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 Solution Architect, become a part of a cross-functional development team engineering experiences of tomorrow. Together, we will work on the project.

As a full-stack design and development company they deliver high-quality applications and web experiences for our network of players around the world. They are a genuinely global team of talented and creative tech professionals, working from their offices in Madrid, Spain, alongside a growing team of fully remote members worldwide.They develop their products with an agile methodology that delivers high-quality software solutions with a focus on outstanding player experiences. They know that recruiting and supporting great people is the best way to foster a brilliant team, delivering some of the business’s highest quality, innovative products.

Technologies used:

  • Languages: .NET, React, Svelte. Tools: Kubernetes, Docker, GitHub, SQL Databases, Vault, AWS and private cloud
  • Methodologies: Agile, Scrum, Kanban, TDD, BDD, Pair-Programming


  • Design and architect scalable, secure, and high-performance solutions that meet business needs
  • Collaborate with clients and stakeholders to understand business requirements and objectives
  • Work closely with development teams to ensure the successful implementation of architectural designs
  • Identify key business stakeholders and establish communication with them
  • Gather primary functionality, quality characteristics of software behavior, and given constraints
  • Elaborate business, information, and technology architectures mapping
  • Elaborate architecture vision that satisfies architecturally significant requirements through trade-off analysis, proof of concepts implementation, and benchmarking
  • Set up and manage architecture design and documentation processes
  • Document and communicate architecture decisions and trade-offs to major stakeholders
  • Review and validate design decisions made downstream and ensure they satisfy the solution architecture vision


  • Solution architecture experience in a highly regulated business, preferably in multiple architecture domains
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field
  • At least 8 years experience in IT with at least 4 years in an architecture role and proven experience as a Solutions Architect or similar role, with a track record of designing and implementing complex solutions
  • Gaming domain knowledge is a huge plus
  • Demonstrable experience in creating valuable solutions in a large-scale enterprise-class business and experience in dealing with C-suite decision-makers
  • Particular experience in building cloud-based solutions in any delivery method (SaaS, PaaS, IaaS) is a significant benefit
  • Clear understanding of highly engineered systems, complex and modern SDLC, and high degrees of automation is an advantage
  • Experience in describing architectures within a prescribed framework
  • Experience of Agile delivery and ways of working
  • Fluent English


  • 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 tool

What's in it for you

  • Care: your mental and physical health is our priority. We ensure comprehensive company-paid medical insurance and 4 additional undocumented sick leave days
  • 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
  • Flexibility: Own your schedule – you are the one to decide when to start your working day. Just don’t miss your regular team stand-up. We are there to support your work-life balance and provide 23 vacation days & short Fridays
  • 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:
Join a well-established company and a friendly team of professionals.
Our Delivery Center in Malaga is one of the leading IT hubs in Andalusia – it provides an exceptional mix of vibrant tech talent community, wide-open access to expertise advancement opportunities, hybrid / remote work setup & endless Mediterranean seashore summer.
Seize the perks of global opportunities, local atmosphere and industry-leading clients.
Be bold, not bored!

Experiences of tomorrow. Engineered together

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