Software Architect

Wroclaw, Poland

About us

At Aptitude Software we provide software solutions that create a world of financial confidence.

We uniquely combine deep finance expertise and IP rich technology to enable finance professionals to run their global businesses, forecast decision outcomes and comply with complex regulations.

We are proud to have served the offices of finance for over 20 years, delivering financial control and insights to empower our clients achieve their strategies and ambitions. Aptitude Software supports businesses with combined revenues approaching $1 trillion and over 500 million end customers.

Headquartered in London, Aptitude Software is an operating company of Aptitude Software Group plc. ​


What you'll do

  • Analyse the business requirements to understand the bigger picture of the product and support your colleges in developing the efficient software solutions
  • Design, develop, implement and maintain solutions using Java and associated frameworks with special attention to decoupling the final result into reusable components and product specific code
  • Working in Agile development methodology as part of a multi-disciplined team and being a bridge between the teams and thus helping scale Agile software development
  • Promote best coding practices and provide peer code review
  • Develop solutions for deployment in cloud and on-premise

What we're looking for

The ideal candidate will have the following skills, attributes & experience:

  • At least 3 years of commercial experience in designing and developing applications
  • Experience in using one or more of the the following architectures and technologies
    • Pipes and Filters architecture using streaming technologies like Kafka Streams API, Akka Streams,  Apache Storm or Spark
    • Data pipeline applications using technologies such as noSQL like Mongo DB, Cassandra or RDBMS like PostgreSQL
    • Caching technologies like Redis, Hazelcast, Ehcache, Apache Ignite
    • Message broker software like Kafka
    • RESTful APIs, CQRS, API design
  • Working knowledge of Git, Linux and Docker
  • Strong interpersonal, teamwork and problem-solving skills
  • Very good spoken and written English

Advantageous Skills:

  • Experience with developing applications in Java and Spring framework
  • Working knowledge of Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, SonarQube, Jenkins
  • Experience in building scalable and high transaction volume applications
  • Knowledge of Kubernetes, OpenShift
  • Experience in Agile development lifecycle

Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Profit related bonus
  • Ability to purchase company shares on preferential terms
  • Private healthcare (for employee and family)
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Social Fund (multisport card, gift card for Christmas & Easter)
  • English lessons during working hours
  • Training budget
  • Chillout room, board games, PS4
  • Fresh fruits, tea and coffee
  • Work from home options
  • Flexible working hours
  • Social Committee activities

How to Apply

Please click on the ‘Apply now’ button below and include your CV and any other relevant information that will help us get to know you better.

Software Architect

Wroclaw, Poland

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