Architect Java

Architecture, Software & Analysis
Professional, Freelancer

Are you passionate about designing the architecture of complex applications? Do you like the intensity of iterative software development? Are you familiar with the principles of Agile working? If your answer is “yes”,  Cegeka has the right challenge for you! We are a leading ICT company that offers high-quality solutions to its customers. We always strive for tailor-made solutions: the best fit that helps our clients achieve their objectives. At the same time, we are looking for the ideal fit for our team!  In addition to experience and ambitions, competencies and character are essential for us as well. Cegeka continuously invests in Talent Management so that employees can reach their highest potential.  Cegeka is looking for Software Architects for various Java projects.

  • Managing architecture, design and development of innovative development projects for customers in both mid-scale and large-scale applications.
  • Developing complex business applications together with a team of motivated professionals for which you are responsible. 
  • Hands-on development and coaching of developers via pair programming.
  • Communicating with customers and cooperating on offers.
  • Starting up innovation centers around the latest trends in your field.

What you need to succeed:

  • Having extensive experience with professional enterprise Java is a must.
  • You have experience with analysis, design, implementation and delivery of applications.
  • You design the architecture of complex applications, taking into account all non-functional requirements such as security, performance, scalability and you can also  propagate these to the team.
  • Your expertise allows you to get a clear view on the (technical) risks in terms of impact and probabilities and foresee strategies to mitigate them.
  • You have a extensive knowledge and experience with Web and Database technologies, communication protocols, integration techniques, distributed systems, Devops, security, ....
  • O.O., design patterns, domain-driven design, refactoring and unit testing are very familiar concepts to you.
  • Scrum and eXtreme Programming are two Agile development methodologies that you apply with pleasure and knowledge.
  • You immediately feel at home in the result-oriented, no-nonsense approach of a growing company like Cegeka.
  • You are a skilled communicator, both within your team and to the customer. 
  • You are eager to learn, stress-resistant and pragmatic.

What are we offering:

  • Intensive teamwork in a dynamic atmosphere, open to fresh ideas and initiatives.
  • Tailor-made guidance: you tell us what your interests are and together we find the best solutions for your further development.
  • Learning and sharing knowledge are high on our list, therefore we offer numerous innovation centers, reading groups, knowledge sharing meetings, hackathons, participation in conferences and external training.
  • Depending on your own interests and initiatives, Cegeka offers various horizontal and vertical career paths. 
  • In addition to the gross salary, you get a premium company car with fuel card, meal vouchers, group and hospitalisation insurance, mobile phone subscription, fixed expense allowance and powerful laptop, flexible hours and hybrid work which allows  great work/life balance.
  • Personalize your own salary package according to your needs thanks to our Flex Reward Plan.

Aspire to more: our promise to you!

At Cegeka you get all the opportunities you need to develop further as a professional. Together we discover what you really want to do for our clients and colleagues. We would like to invite you to grow with us. In an unprecedented variety of challenging and meaningful IT projects. Make your mark on projects with interesting customers where we can make the difference. Aspire to more!


We are always working together here. Intensively, with lots of fun and commitment. It is a culture driven by family values: full of trust, people-oriented, open, loyal and respectful. We offer a lot of freedom and responsibility. We want you to be part of the next phase of a proud, successful, fast-growing, innovative, European IT company full of ambitions.

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