Enterprise Architect - Smart Services

Architecture
Professional, Freelancer

Cegeka’s Aviation division plays an active role in supplying IT platforms & services for air traffic management in Europe. As a passionate Enterprise Architect you understand that a digital platform is a technology-enabled business model that creates value by allowing exchanges between different business users. You get energy from formulating the ideal technical solution for our client. You propose complex solutions in an understandable, manageable and attractive way. You are familiar with the principles of Agile working. You have an impact on our further growth.

  • You will end up in a growing and ambitious division where you help building digital platforms and    have an impact on success.
  • You define and follow up large projects / programs (3 scrum teams or more) of which you outline the architecture.
  • You propose technical solutions related to digital platforms for meeting business needs and you identify areas of improvement within those digital platforms.
  • You link business drivers to these technical solutions and know how to translate them into a working architecture.
  • You determine and justify technical choices using rational arguments. You use technology stacks with proven value, but at the same time you ensure future-proof initiatives by introducing and stimulating innovation.
  • Based on a thorough analysis of the customer's requirements, you develop technical design documents with developers and guide them on the solution approach.
  • You will drive application modernization of existing applications by evaluating legacy systems for its business fit, business value and agility.
  • You translate existing application architectures into a concrete roadmap and long-term plan with a clear and proactive vision for the future.
  • You will provide guidance for the developers and testers to deliver high-quality code and leverage best practices for code development.
  • You manage your stakeholders well and manage to collect as much information as possible so that you optimally understand the needs of your customer.
  • A clear communicator like you doesn't shy away from giving convincing presentations to customers and internal teams.
  • The environment you work in is highly regulated and complex so you need to be stress-resistant.

What you need to succeed:

  • You have very strong experience in designing, developing & managing enterprise Java Applications (Java, Spring, React/Angular).
  • You are the technologist who can lead a highly motivated and high-performance team and you collaborate with customers to discuss requirements & project-related deliverables.
  • Thanks to your background in software development, iPaaS  solutions and development platforms as well as  your empathy and persuasiveness, you can develop and propose future-proof solutions.
  • Based on your knowledge in a cross-technical environment, you can explain and formulate solutions in a high-level way, all this with a beautiful story line that convinces the customer.
  • Enterprise architecture methodologies and best practices, design patterns, domain-driven design, refactoring and unit testing are very familiar concepts to you.
  • You have conceptual knowledge of a container-based application architecture, iPaaS integrations, identity and access management protocols, logging & monitoring solutions and distributed caching concepts.
  • You will act as supporting cast in the refactoring of existing applications and their migration path to lift & shift them towards a modern digital platform with a state-of-the art technology stack.
  • You present fluently, are communicatively strong and convincing.
  • You have an excellent English knowledge. Knowledge of Dutch or French is a plus.
  • You want to offer real added value to your customers, you work result-oriented and always with attention to quality.
  • You naturally have the favor factor and strive to work as optimal as possible with your customers.
  • You are stress resistant, get energy from working with deadlines and you get the best out of every challenge, even when you have to work with incomplete or insufficient information.

What are we offering:

  • You will join a Top Employer.
  • You will become part of a strong and solid growth company and work on a wide range of projects by using state-of-the-art applications & technology.
  • You end up in a growth division where the market potential is enormous.
  • Intensive teamwork in an open and dynamic atmosphere where fresh new ideas and initiatives can be started.
  • Tailor-made guidance, where you indicate where your interests lie and we look together how we can help you develop further.
  • Knowledge sharing is central. We offer many initiatives for this: innovation centers, reading groups, knowledge sharing meetings, hackathons, participation in conferences and external training.
  • You will work in a very interesting industry, namely the Aviation sector.
  • In addition to the gross salary, a premium (electrical) company car with fuel card / charge card or mobility budget, luncheon vouchers, interesting group and hospitalization insurance, mobile phone subscription, flat-rate expenses allowance and a powerful laptop, we offer flexible working hours and a nice work / life balance.Create your own compensation package thanks to our Flex Reward Plan.
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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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