Software Architect

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B2B Employment contract

Your tasks

We are looking for a motivated Software Architect. In this role, you will closely work with the development, product and CTO teams. You will define the IT landscape strategy and design to meet product development roadmap and needs. You will work with within a large scale agile organization based on SAFe.

Main responsibilities are:

  • Understand Business Requirements, map them to the product development roadmap
  • Collaborate with other architects, team leads, SPM and CTO the architecture strategy is followed
  • Help the teams slice their deliveries to allow for agile and incremental delivery of business value
  • Get hands-on in the code building prototypes and upholding best design and engineering practice
  • Ensure architecturally relevant artifacts are delivered on time (Design documents, software architecture documents)
  • Stay up to date with the latest standards and technologies approved in UBS, be able to explain pros and cons of implementing such changes
  • Act as an interface between central architecture and implementation team architecture

Project description

Information and Document Systems is a global technology change and delivery organization comprising nearly 200 individuals located mostly in Switzerland, Poland and Singapore. Providing global capturing and document processing, archiving and retrieval solutions to all business divisions focusing on supporting Legal, Regulatory and Operational functions. At the moment developing strategic greenfield project to build large-scale digital archive for documents and records, that will gradually replace all existing archiving solutions in the bank, and to build an operational document store, that should become a single point of truth for document workflows. The whole system must scale linearly, be fault-tolerant, and handle petabytes of data.

Technologies used:

  • 100% Scala using Functional Programming (FP),
  • Event Driven Architecture with Kafka as event store and Kafka Streams for event streaming,
  • Reactive streams for streaming data over HTTP: Akka HTTP/Streams,
  • Non-blocking concurrency: Akka, Monix,
  • FP abstractions: Cats,
  • Developed by several teams using Kanban
  • Core of data storage layer based on HCP Hitachi Content Platform & HCI Hitachi Content Intelligence

Who we're looking for?


  • Minimum 7 years of hands-on IT application design/development experience with at least 2 years in solution architect role
  • In depth knowledge of HCP Hitachi Content Platform & HCI Hitachi Content Intelligence
  • Fundamental experience in leading the architecture of large, integrated enterprise-level projects with multiple integration points and associated stakeholder groups
  • Ability to interpret a set of technical requirements and develop robust solutions
  • good understanding of the software development methodologies (Agile)
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving skills
  • Deep Hands-on knowledge of Java, Scala, Web-Technologies, Unix, Data Modelling
  • Confident but flexible, enjoys working across teams
  • Good communication skills (written and verbal)


  • Previous experience in banking environment
  • Experience in data archiving | big data | data intensive projects

Our company


Gdańsk, Wrocław, Warsaw, Krakow, Zug 13000
Tech skills
  • Java
  • JavaScript
  • .Net

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