Lead Architect, Enterprise Architecture

Location: Bad Homburg, DE; Copenhagen - Headquarters, DK; London, GB

Architect for Digital Engagement Portal

We are looking for an Architect to join our agile teams building the Digital Engagement Portal for SimCorp. The team is fully responsible for end-to-end production cycle to develop the Microsoft Azure cloud native product serving as a digital frontend for all client engagement, including our upcoming Investment Accounting Service.

The job

As a Product Architect you will work with several agile teams to guide the technical delivery of new features and to establish the product technical roadmap aligned with the product vision. You will be referring to an Architect Manager, but working closely with the leadership team of the product and at the same time contribute to the company’s architecture guild. In the Architect role you will be driving and ensuring the right implementation of the architectural decisions within the teams’ area of responsibility.

You will be part of a professional development organisation with 700 employees and locations in Denmark, Germany, Ukraine, and the United Kingdom.

Your qualifications

  • A degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Physics or similar.
  • Have at least production experience with .Net Framework and/or  .Net Core
  • Proficient in Azure cloud PaaS service, architecture an security.
  • Experience in design and implementation of RESTfull services with ASP.Net WebAPI, Entity Framework
  • Expertise in typescript and SPA framework, specifically Angular
  • Advanced knowledge of C# development including areas: multi-threading, interfaces, entity frameworks, dependency injection.
  • Practical knowledge of Unit test, code coverage and Test Driven Development.
  • The ability to write and drive others in clean, readable, self-documenting code with clear separation of concerns.
  • Be willing to take ownership of complex software features all the way from design to production.
  • Have the ability to adapt to an existing software solution and to drive implementation of new features to this solution.
  • Be able to work both independently and as a member of a geographically dispersed team.
  • Have excellent communication skills – fluent in English language (verbal and written)
  • Have a structured and analytical working style, and the ability to plan your own work.

It would be desirable to have the following:

  • Deep C# expertise and Angular knowledge
  • Deep knowledge from a production system on Microsoft Azure platform
  • Github production knowledge
  • Azure Devops pipeline and process knowledge

We treasure Technology  
At SimCorp you get to work with skilled and supportive colleagues in a global company counting more than 50 nationalities and offices in more than 25 countries. As new employee, you will be enrolled in our comprehensive introduction program and attend the 'SimCorp Academy', an introduction to SimCorp Dimension. We wish to make you feel at your best during working hours, hence you will join your highly skilled colleagues in our exceptional canteen offers, various professional events and every now and then, we attend presentations from colleagues or external experts on everything fintech related. It is all about getting challenged, innovative and inspired. Last year, we celebrated the 50th birthday of SimCorp, and we are proud to be producing high quality software solutions for 50 years! Come and join us, to experience a global market leader company that values its people and delights its customers. We celebrate multiple points of view and together we’re building a culture where difference is valued. You will be part of a success story and a company that continues to grow, offering a lot of challenging and interesting opportunities.

To secure a fair process for all candidates we only consider applications sent via our HR system. Pl ease submit your CV and motivational letter in English as soon as possible. Applications are reviewed at ongoing basis. For further information about the role or application process, please contact Recruitment Partner Nikola Borovnjak, nibr@simcorp.com.