Solution Architect for Ciklum

Málaga, Spain

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Ciklum is a Software Engineering and Solutions Company. Our 3,000+ IT professionals are located in the offices and delivery centres in Ukraine, Belarus, Poland and Spain.

As Ciklum employee, you'll have the unique possibility to communicate directly with the client when working in Extended Teams. Besides, Ciklum is the place to make your tech ideas tangible. The Vital Signs Monitor for the Children’s Cardiac Center as well as Smart Defibrillator, the winner of the US IoT World Hackathon, are among the cool things Ciklumers have developed.

Ciklum is a technology partner for Google, Intel, Micron, and hundreds of world-known companies. We are looking forward to seeing you as a part of our team!

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Description

Ciklum is looking for a Solution Architect to join the Architecture Team in Malaga on a full-time basis.

 

You will join a highly motivated team and will be working on a modern solution for our existing client. We are looking for technology experts who want to make an impact on new business by applying best practices and taking ownership.

 

Project description

Ciklum will build the collaborative sportswear design platform for TOP-5 company of the sportswear market. Scalable solution that will be used by famous worldwide sportswear designers to create and bring to market new sports fashion collections. Part of the larger Product Lifecycle Management ecosystem the platform delivered within the current project will become a market differentiator and key comparative advantage for multi-billion business. Project will use proven and edge technologies and concepts, such as SAFe, Behaviour-Driven Development, DevOps, Event-Driven architecture.

Responsibilities

  • Lead development team
  • Lead and improve the decision-making process in design solution architecture, solution development, architecture and code review
  • Back-end development to meet customer’s business needs and implement components according to modern software development environment (cloud-based platforms, microservice architecture, etc.)
  • Develop and review feature design documents and provide inputs/update to specifications for the solution
  • Design and implement a set of various types of tests (unit, integration, functional, etc)
  • Proactive position in architecture preparation, solution development, processes improvements
  • Working in an international distributed team in an Agile environment
  • Communicate with PMs, engineers, Architects, QA and other colleagues and stakeholders
  • Delivering the product roadmap and plannings
  • To use high coding standards, software best practices and write highly testable, automatable and performant code over the whole SDLC

Requirements

  • Commercial experience in solution architecture design (more than 1 years):
    • Develop long lasting relationships
    • Ability to influence senior client decision makers
    • Leading and supporting medium to large size solution delivery projects
    • Analysis of business, product and technology requirements
    • Business consulting and communication skills
  • Experience in Pre-sales, Proposal/Bid preparation
  • Excellent client facing, business consulting and communication skills
  • Fluent English
  • Experience in software development for more than 10 years
  • Relevant experience in software development with Java (more than 5 years)
  • Experience with guiding software development, testing, deployment and project management
  • Excellent knowledge in Computer Science, Computing Theory:
    • Paradigm & Principles
    • Database theory
    • Code testing practices
    • Algorithms
    • Architectural & Enterprise Patterns
    • Design patterns
    • Deployment patterns
    • Security patterns, computer security and networking vulnerability
  • Understanding of network interactions and protocols, conventions
  • Understanding of containerization and orchestration
  • Practical experience with:
    • Highload systems (e.g. Telecom billing)
    • Cloud technologies (AWS)
    • Microservices and Serverless architecture
    • RDBMS / NoSQL / Key-value storages
    • Messaging systems
    • Version control systems (GIT)
    • CI/CD tools (e.g. Gitlab Pipeline, Jenkins, TeamCity, Bamboo)

Desirable

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

What's in it for you

  • Participate in full-cycle software development process
  • Realisation of your innovative ideas in building Ciklum Solutions and Services
  • Competitive package depending on your experience, skills and contribution
  • Friendly collaborative teams and enjoyable working environment
  • Various corporate and social events