Software architect

Software Development
Professional, Freelancer

Can you feel the adrenaline flowing when your project goes smoothly? Do you go for optimal customer satisfaction and can you make a team work together towards a qualitative result? Then Cegeka has the right challenge for you! Our internal Digital Information Office (DIO) division is looking for an experienced software architect. Digital & Information Office supports the internal Cegeka organisation with strategic advice on its own IT platforms. We work on very diverse and complex projects for our internal customers (shared services & all Cegeka business lines)

  • What will you do?
  • Help and guide the more junior profiles of the team.
  • Code review and release management.
  • Describe the technical details of the tasks which need to be developed by developers.
  • Make sure you stay in touch with coding as such, from time to time in complex projects we expect you to be able to write a piece of code so the development gets started in the correct way.
  • Guard the architecture and quality of our software.
  • Ability to troubleshoot issues and performance of our software.
  • Deliver advise to our customers regarding implementation phases.
  • Continuous learning and adjustment of the technologies used.

What you need to succeed:

  • Strong communicator and capable to communicate with the different organizations and colleagues.
  • 3-5 years of experience in this or a comparable role.
  • High grade of self-independence.
  • In depth knowledge of a programming language like Python, Ruby, java, .NET, PHP, ...
  • Knowledge of Javascript and libraries such as ReactJS, Angular or similar frameworks.
  • Knowledge of Python and ReactJS is a plus.
  • Capable to design complex software architectures which consider nonfunctional requirements such as security, scalability, and performance.
  • Knowledge of infrastructure from an enterprise architecture point of view.
  • Knowledge of design patterns, domain driven design, refactoring, and unit-testing.
  • Theoretical and practical experience with database concepts.
  • Having a helicopter perspective and an eye for detail.
  • By your strong knowledge, social skills, and flexibility you succeed in gaining the trust of our customers.
  • You can express yourself fluently in writing and orally in Dutch AND English.

What are we offering:

  • We ask a lot (of talents) of you. Fortunately, you also get a lot in return!
  • You will join a Top Employer! 
  • A competitive salary completed with fringe benefits. An electrical company car with charging card or mobility budget, luncheon vouchers, eco vouchers, interesting group and hospitalisation insurance, a mobile phone subscription,  flat-rate expense allowances, a powerful laptop and the opportunity to give your salary package a personal touch thanks to our Flex Reward Plan. 
  • Flexible working hours and a nice work/life balance. 
  • A top team: in which new fresh ideas and initiatives are always welcome! Team events, monthly happy hours and an always legendary company party are also part of this. 
  • Continuous learning: through innovation centres, reading groups, knowledge sharing meetings, hackathons, participation in conferences and external training courses, we focus on knowledge sharing and learning. 
  • Opportunity to grow: depending on your own interests and initiatives, Cegeka offers various horizontal and vertical career paths. 
  • Hybrid working: you work from the Cegeka office in your Hasselt, combined with working from home. 
  • We value sustainability by pursuing carbon neutrality with the electrification of our vehicle fleet and an eco-friendly data center. We develop innovative solutions with a positive impact on the environment, people and society, and strive for an inclusive and diverse work environment where everyone is valued and heard. 

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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