Software Architect (for Banking / Insurance) (2017 – G88)

  • Competitive
  • Diegem, Flemish Region, Belgium
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Capgemini Financial Services
  • 18 Nov 17 2017-11-18

Software Architect (for Banking / Insurance) (2017 – G88)

Job Description

Capgemini is looking for Java software engineers, technical analysts and architects with experience and/or interest in developing business-critical applications for the Financial Services industry. Your challenges include back-end, front-end and mobile solutions.

You will support our customers in analyzing, designing and implementing Java solutions in national and international projects, in line with your ambitions.

As a Java Software Architect, you will be the link between Business and IT. You will hold a key position in the development and maintenance of our customer's applications, act as the knowledge expert of teams and coach other engineers on challenging missions. You will assume responsibility over a team of developers while remaining responsible of the overall integration of the solution.

Function

  • Participate and lead new frameworks, mobile technologies and certification trainings
  • Provide recommendations on a wide range of development related topics
  • Coach development teams
  • Guarantee a scalable, robust and future proof architecture
  • Identify and report risks related to the projects and propose mitigation actions
  • Coordinate the analysis, estimation and planning processes
  • Be accountable for timely and qualitative delivery
  • Provide recommendations on a wide range of development related topics
  • Guarantee a stable production environment
  • Participate in releases and project launches
  • Identify and report risks related to the projects and propose mitigation actions
  • Participate and lead new frameworks, mobile technologies and certification trainings


Job Requirements

Education

  • Bachelor or Master degree or equivalent through relevant experience


Technical expertise

  • Sound experience in software engineering and development
  • SOA, microservices, REST, Web services
  • Knowledge of at least one common application servers (JBoss, Websphere)
  • Web development: HTML/CSS, Javascript, AngularJS, JQuery
  • Strong knowledge of
    • Java, Java 8 is an asset
    • Java EE
    • Spring, Spring MVC and Spring Webflow
    • Hibernate / JPA
  • Knowledge of tools:
    • Pivotal CF, IBM BlueMix
    • Ant and/or Maven
    • Microsoft Azure, SkySight (is a plus)
    • Heroku, Amazon Web Services (is a plus)
    • Logstash, Microsoft System Center or Nagios
  • General best practices and design patterns
  • JUnit, DBUnit is a plus
  • Source control management: usage and set up (ex: Git, SVN, Stash)
  • Continuous integration (ex: Jenkins)
  • SQL
  • Methodologies: SCRUM, UML, Agile, Application Design, Development life cycle
  • Oracle Java certification is an asset.
  • Automated testing knowledge is an asset
  • Knowledge in application performance: optimize, profile, tweak,…
  • Networking knowledge: Routers, Firewalls, reverse proxies,…


Soft skills

  • Team player
  • Honest, open and respectful
  • Active listening and comprehension skills
  • Customer oriented
  • Quality and result driven
  • Pro-active and assertive
  • Accurate, reliable, responsible and proud
  • Able to cope with stress
  • Flexible
  • Leadership
  • People manager in heart
  • Able to keep the overall view and to dig easily into details when needed


Languages and mobility

  • Permanent residency in Belgium
  • Fluent in English
  • Dutch and French with at least one of both on a mother tongue or bilingual level
  • Geographic mobility - you are open to discuss assignments anywhere in Belgium, and potentially abroad


We offer

Capgemini is committed to helping you achieve your potential and offer a competitive remuneration package. Together, we'll determine the career path that will take you as far as you want to go. At Capgemini, you have the opportunity to benefit from merit-based promotion, build your network, grow your knowledge and participate in and contribute to a global team that acts with passion, commitment and integrity. There are different kinds of opportunities available to you in our Outsourcing, Technology or Consulting discipline and the major industries we serve.

Play a role in the team. Use your insight and intellect to influence and lead. Capgemini offers you the freedom to be outstanding.