System Architect

Project: Michelin Connected Fleet

Technologies: Java SE, Spring, Spring Boot

Job description and responsibilities

We are searching for an Architect to become a new valuable member of the team for our important European client with long-lasting history on the market. Although company was initially established with focus on tyre manufacturing, today holds strong position also around tire related services, high-tech materials or mobility experience solutions. Mobility experience is area where Ness is supporting our client to bring high quality and innovative solutions to his customers. We would like to offer you unique opportunity to collaborate on our joint success.

Main responsibilities

  • Architect is responsible for understanding stakeholder needs and helping the development teams define and implement a technological solution suitable to host current and upcoming features, while being conform with evolving non-functional requirements that they help to define
  • Ensure that you are always at the forefront of cutting edge by attending conferences, meeting with industry experts and constantly researching latest technologies
  • Maintain and enforce technical, development and security standards
  • Ensure Architecture Repository and associated documentation is complete and correct
  • To work with Solution Architects and stakeholders to establish accurate requirements, proposals and estimates
  • To oversee and produce the design for all new software in area of responsibility
  • To oversee the implementation of and assist with all developed software
  • To provide 3rd line support for production systems, and occasionally if required by the business to be ‘on call’ to provide out-of-hours support
  • Provide technical expertise with regards to performance tuning and capacity maintenance
  • Be the Technical Owner for number of applications developed by our client
  • To provide recruitment and induction of new developers
  • To aid with developer performance evaluation

Location: Košice / Žilina / remote


Common requirements

  • Strategy and Direction: Ability to see the big, long-range picture and establish compelling strategy and vision
  • Communicating with Impact: Ability to effectively exchange information, news, ideas and meaning in business and technical environments.
  • Creativity and Innovation: Ability to generate and translate an idea into a product or service that creates value for business.
  • Delivering Results: Achieving key operational targets.
  • Learn and Grow: On-going strive towards learning and ability to apply new knowledge.
  • Flexibility and Adaptability: Ability to adapt to changing business needs, cultures, conditions and work responsibilities.
  • Planning and Organizing: Ability to set priorities, goals and timetables to achieve maximum productivity.
  • Proven experience working in corporate environment
  • Strong relationship management skills
  • Stress resistant
  • Team player
  • Self-driven
  • Ability to work in and manage through complex environments
  • Very good level of spoken and written English (C1)

Software development experience

  • UML
  • Requirements Analysis
  • Non-Functional Requirements
  • Internet Security Best Practices
  • Web Protocols and Standards
  • High availability, scalable and performant application design
  • Object oriented design
  • Microservices architecture
  • High volume data processing and back-end software development
  • Proficiency of agile methodology (Scrum or Kanban)
  • Test-Driven Development principles
  • Code review procedures, formatting, integration testing and other development QA procedures
  • Knowing principles of CI/CD frameworks

Technical skills

  • Experience with at least 3 technologies: Java SE, Spring, Spring Boot, RESTful web services, JPA/Hibernate, JMS, ActiveMQ,
  • JavaScript front end frameworks (Vue, React or Angular), HTML5, CSS3, LESS
  • Experience with one of public cloud service providers (AWS and Azure preferably)
  • Git or other version control system, Maven/Gradle, Jenkins, Tomcat
  • Spring Boot, JMS/ActiveMQ
  • MySQL, Mongo DB – considered as a strong + and other SQL/NoSQL technology
  • Docker, Kubernetes

Nice to have

  • JavaScript back-end frameworks (NodeJS) and Typecsript
  • Experience with one of public cloud service providers (AWS and Azure preferably)

Employees perks and benefits

• Flexible working hours
• Home Office
• Extra Vacation days
• Holiday/homeoffice bonus
• Relax rooms

• Multisport card
• Technical courses, Certifications
• Worldwide IT Conferences
• Commercial partners discounts
• Ness Summer club – full-day summer program for children of our employees

• Referral Program – to refer new employee
• High-standard working conditions
• Geeky Fridays
• Massage

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Michaela Vilčeková

Senior Executive Recruitment


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