Lead Software Architect - Integration
- Rotterdam, Netherlands
- 243620 Digital Industries
Mendix is on a mission to enable anyone in any organization – from the marketing coordinator to the software developer to the CEO – to create things that are transformational for their company. We are fundamentally reinventing the way applications are created and we’re reinventing the future of software development. Sounds ambitious, right? We agree.
Not to brag, but nearly 4,000 organizations worldwide, including KLM, Medtronic, Merck, and Philips, rely on Mendix to build web and mobile applications. Thousands of our customers use our platform to delight their clients and empower their employees. It’s no surprise that we’re a recognized Leader by Gartner and Forrester in a red-hot market expected to exceed $21 billion by 2022. Ok, maybe we did want to brag a little. But we’re proud of what we’ve accomplished…and…we’re humble enough to admit that we need you to make us even more effective.
DescriptionAs Lead Software Architect – Integration, you will be responsible for:- Developing and Execution of the Architecture Strategy regarding service and data integration within the Mendix platform- Conducting feasibility studies and risk analysis to support management in making decisions.- Designing and implementing architecture patterns and practices- Architecture governance and compliance
As Lead Software Architect – Integration, you will:- Ensure you are up to date with the latest techniques and technologies- Make clear and solid judgement if and what techniques & technologies are of future relevance- Research and resolve technical challenges by developing Proof of Concepts- Mentor junior architects and tech leads improving their architecture & engineering skills- Support product management and development management to execute product strategy and deliver software.You will report to the Chief Architect and be member of the architecture board.Education
- Bachelor or master’s degree in software engineering or relevant experience in this field.
Experience / Skills (must)
- >15 year experience in software development
- >5 year experience as software architect
- >2 year experience as lead software architect
- Proven experience developing Cloud, Multi-tenant, SaaS/PaaS systems
- Proven experience applying service / system / data integration technologies and techniques
- Proven experience designing architecture for complex systems
- AWS PaaS
- Micro-service architecture, patterns and practices
- API Development & API Management
- Application & Service Gateways
- Experience with Standard Product Development
- Experience with developing Global Distributed Systems
- Experience with iPaaS
- Agile development
- Container technology
- Domain Driven Design
- Event Driven Design
- Reactive systems
Competence / Skills
- Great analytical skills
- Conceptual thinker
- Though leader
- Speak/write English fluently (also for highly technical audience)
- Able to give presentation both internal as external (customers, partners)
Experience a culture like no other at Mendix
We’re working on a platform and more than 50.000 Mendix developers(end users) across the globe all rely on our work. Each commit can have significant impact on their work.Monthly crafting days allow us to explore side projects or try out cool new technologies and share our experiences with the rest of the organization. To help us do this, we’ve got a fixed individual budget for training purposes or to visit conferencesEveryone is appreciated for their skills and ideas, regardless of their mother tongue, choice of keyboard, science fiction series of choice, or other crazy hobbiesRelaxed environment with the coolest office in the Netherlands, and great view of the Erasmusbrug.
Our Guiding Principles
While we live on different continents, speak different languages, and work on different things, we are bound by our “MendixBlue” guiding principles. Being “MendixBlue” means that you live the culture, and you consistently improve it as we grow. It’s kind of a big deal.We put the customer first
. Without our customers, we have no business. So, if you act in the best interest of our customers, always…you belong here.We think big
. We work to have a meaningful, lasting impact on the world. So, if you aim high and think long term…you belong here.We innovate
. We want to be what happens next. So, if you ask “what if?” and work to find a way or make one…you belong here. We nurture talent
. We look, not just at the sum of what an individual has done, but at the potential of who they can be. So, if you’re up for learning from your failures…you belong here.We hear every voice
. Inflated egos don’t last here, humility does. So, if you share credit and ensure that the best ideas win – regardless of who they come from…you belong here.We own it
. If something needs doing, we do it. So, if you focus on the outcome, and take initiative to get it done…you belong here.We have fun
. We use laughter as a common language. We can ask for help and we’re happy to give it. So, if you find joy and purpose in what you do…you belong here.
Make your career at Mendix.
There are precious few jobs that let you create the future. But you’ll find one at Mendix. We are at a pivotal time in our company’s existence: where rapid growth meets stable funding. This is the time for industrious people to raise their hands to solve the next generation of problems. Mendix is a place where ambitious people can thrive; where you can identify an issue, propose a solution, and build the structure to make it happen.Important to know:
Mendix is a Siemens business, which means we’re backed by the resources and stability of one of the world’s largest and most forward-looking enterprises. Think: job security.
Since our company was founded in 2005, our aim has been to create a great work environment for people at all stages in their careers. That’s why we are so pleased and honored that we were rated a top Cloud Computing Company to work for in 2019, based on feedback from our employees on Glassdoor. With offices in the Netherlands, the UK, Germany, and the US, (and more coming), we provide an international playground to truly impact the world through low-code.
Organization: Digital Industries
Company: Mendix Technology B.V.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Job Type: Full-time