Architect Java - Proactive

Architecture, Software & Analysis

Do you have a passion for drawing out the architecture of complex applications? Do you love the intensity of iterative software development? Are you also familiar with the principles of Agile working? Then Cegeka has a tailor-made challenge for you! #LI-GB1

  • Directing the architecture, design and development of innovative development projects for customers. Both for mid-scale and large-scale applications.
  • Developing complex business applications. You do this together with a team of driven professionals. You bear the technical responsibility.
  • Hands-on development and coaching of developers via pair programming, among other things.
  • Communicating with customers and assisting with offers.
  • Starting up innovation centers around the latest trends in your field.

What you need to succeed:

  • Broad experience with professional enterprise Java is a must.
  • You also have experience with analysis, design, implementation and delivery of applications.
  • You can outline the architecture of complex applications, taking into account all non-functional requirements such as security, performance, scalability, ... and you can also communicate this to the team.
  • With your expertise you have a clear view on the (technical) risks in terms of impact and probability and you provide strategies to mitigate them.
  • You have a broad knowledge of 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 strong 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 an open and dynamic atmosphere where new fresh ideas and initiatives can be started up.
  • Tailor-made guidance, where you indicate where your interests lie and together we look at how we can help you develop further.
  • Learning and sharing knowledge are central, so we offer numerous initiatives: 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, a premium company car with fuel card, meal vouchers, interesting group and hospitalisation insurance, cell phone subscription, fixed expense allowance and powerful laptop, we offer flexible working hours and a good work/life balance.
  • Compose your own remuneration package thanks to our Flex Reward Plan.
  • Your permanent workplace is Antwerp, Ghent, Leuven or Hasselt, where hybrid working is also possible.

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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