Application Architect experienced in the field of Java/Spring back-end technologies and architecture (20936, L 4)
Serco is a partner of choice to the European Institutions and other International Organisations. For the past 30 years, we have been providing European and International Organisations a wide range of services including ICT services in support, infrastructure, operations and development as well as managing different contact centres for the key European Institutions, agencies and organisations, in Brussels and across Europe.
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We are hiring an Application Architect experienced in the field of Java/Spring back-end technologies and architecture for our prestigious partner DIGIT TM (DG Informatics) in Brussels. DIGIT-TM is a contract from the European Commission for IT services across Europe.
If you like to work in a multi-cultural and dynamic environment, this opportunity can answer to your expectation.
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DESCRIPTION OF TASKS
The successful candidate will provide services for the projects maintained by B4.
The candidate will contribute to the activities listed below (non exhaustive list):
Architecture and design of information systems.
Review of the architecture of existing systems
Design and development of component architecture and building blocks
Analysis of the integration of different information systems
Data analysis and data modelling.
Coordination of the implementation of the technical architecture
Technical interface between the project leaders and the developers
Production of software architecture documents
Participation in technical working groups, progress meetings and meetings with the
Assistance in the testing, the technical documentation, the deployment, the evaluation
and the reporting
The technology environment chosen is as follows:
The development is adhering to the java-based EC reference architecture based on
Jave/Spring and angular.
Interoperability is achieved based on RESTful API and Kafka.
The data is stored in an Oracle Database 11/12G.
The development is based on an agile methodology and the Jira/Confluence
The experience stated in the framework contract for the requested profile.
Practical experience proving the capability to execute the tasks described in § 2.
Good knowledge of English and French (spoken, written)
Rapid self-starting capability and experience in team working.
Proactive attitude, communicative (i.e. good listener) and customer-oriented.
Proven expertise in system architecture and design: persistency, interoperability,
transactions, distributed system, concurrent systems, asynchronous communications,
performance, scalability and security.
Proven expertise in Java back-end technologies: IoC, JPA, JTA, XML, XSD, WSDL,
SOAP, REST, JMS, Spring, REST, Kafka.
Experience with Cloud and container technologies and architecture.
Specific expertise: Java back-end technologies.
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Corporate Benefits Package
Relocation Assistance (if applicable)
And the chance to make a positive difference in a company passionate about diversity and inclusion.
Further information available from the Serco Europe Recruitment Team
About the Company
Why should you join Serco ?
At Serco not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play.
Meaningful and vital work - You’ll contribute to methodologically intercepting challenges whilst achievements will also be recognised and celebrated.
A world of opportunity - You’ll be wholeheartedly supported with development and career progression
Great people - You’ll become an integral member of a well-defined and supportive team who believe passionately in the value of our work.
What we offer
- Chance to contribute to innovation in the public services sector
- A company passionate about diversity and inclusion
- Permanent employment with comprehensive Serco Benefits package.
At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play when managing complex public services.
We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world, we are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.
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