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Senior Solution Architect

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What you're going to do

Are you looking for a new challenge as a Senior Solution Architect in an international and dynamic environment? Do you understand complex application landscapes and customer business areas and take them into account in your design decisions? Then you are a perfect fit!

We are looking for an experienced Senior Solution Architect (f/m/d) with drive to expand our dedicated team in Lausanne. Together with our interdisciplinary team, you will work on various high-level agile projects in different sectors. In tthis role, you are responsible for the following tasks:

  • Technical project responsibility and decision-making authority, also across locations
  • Professional leadership of developers and integrators in your team
  • As a liaison, you act as the first point of contact for stakeholders: Close cooperation with project managers, customers, and stakeholders in project planning and implementation
  • Creating system architectures and defining the overall architecture of complex software systems in the Java Enterprise Ecosystem (technology environment: e.g., Java, JavaEE, Spring, Angular, ReactJS, Kubernetes, OpenShift, Docker, SQL, Microsoft Azure, GCP, AWS, etc.)
  • Hands-on Software Engineering and to be at the cutting edge of code is also important to you in your role as an Architect
  • Ensuring the completeness and correctness of technical specifications and documentation
  • Identification, anticipation, escalation, and mitigation of technical risks
  • Definition of functional and non-functional requirements
  • Securing and maintaining our high quality standards

What we're looking for

  • University degree at Bachelor's (university of applied sciences) or Master's level (ETH/EPFL/university) in computer science
  • At least 6 years of profound practical experience in the role of Software Architect, including in particular experience with technologies of the Java environment
  • Excellent client-facing skills, including business related topics (e.g. presales and consulting)
  • Experience in collaboration with and managing of teams in near-/offshoring locations
  • Completed CPSA-F or TOGAF Foundation training/certification is of advantage
  • Experience in agile software projects (Scrum, Kanban, SAFe) is a plus
  • Communication talent and a structured and analytical work approach
  • Excellent command of French and English

Sharp minds, good vibes

We are the sharp-minded IT experts who tackle the trickiest software and security challenges. With more than 630 employees in our locations in Zurich (HQ), Bern, Lausanne, Budapest, Lisbon, Singapore, and Ho Chi Minh City, we make the digital business of our clients work.

As a great team, we empower each other to share, grow and succeed. The unique Adnovum spirit across locations stands for helping each other at any time, having an open door and contributing to an appreciating and trustful atmosphere. We always enjoy having a laugh, a coffee or a drink together!

Apart from our unique «one Adnovum» spirit, we offer a solution-oriented engineering culture with flat hierarchies, which gives you the opportunity to contribute with your opinions and ideas. We embrace flexible working, like the possibility to work part-time and a hybrid work model. Your continuous education and development are key to us. Therefore, we actively encourage and support individual training opportunities.

For data privacy reasons, we only accept applications submitted via our online portal. Applications received by e-mail cannot be processed. Thank you for your understanding.

Adnovum accepts only direct applications. Any applications submitted by recruitment agencies without contractual agreement will be treated as direct applications.


Janina Heinrich

Janina Heinrich

Recruitment Business Partner

+41 44 272 61 11

+41 44 272 61 11