head it architect in athens' northern suburbs

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athens' northern suburbs, attica
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Do you have experience in software architecture and are looking for your next challenge? You may be the Head Architect we seek! 

This is a great opportunity to join our client, a leading software house with global presence, and act as an expert who leads your team to growth and success. 


The company offers the following for the Head Architect position:

  • Very competitive salary plus benefits
  • Modern premises
  • Innovative projects
  • Collaborative company culture
  • Private healthcare insurance


Taking this Head Architect position, you will be in direct communication with managers, cross-functional teams and you will lead a team of experienced technical individuals. Your main tasks will include, but will not be limited to:

  • Lead the technical delivery of company's products and ensure meeting the timeline set and the clients' needs, at the same time
  • Lead a team of developers and architects across the product delivery process
  • Act as a point of expertise when it comes to products, solutions, technologies and how these apply to the market
  • Conduct architectural evaluation, design and analysis of enterprise wide systems and ensure application architecture team delivers robust system solution 
  • Support cross-functional teams in roll-out process and be accountable for overall performance, time efficiency, solution quality, operational costs and scalability
  • Perform QA test cases development when needed
  • Ensure the quality and timely management of technical documentation


If you are interested in the role of the Head Architect, you need to stay updated with all the latest trends, technologies and processes. You will also need to possess most of the following skills to have a successful application:

  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or similar field
  • 7+ years of experience in Java development with experience in Spring framework
  • 3+ years of experience managing a team
  • Solid experience and successful implementation of architectural patterns 
  • Experience in working with data related technologies from various relational and NoSQL databases, Big Data systems and other
  • Experience with cloud/DevOps services (e.g. Docker, AWS etc)
  • Familiarity with test-driven development and hands-on experience with unit testing
  • Good understanding of continuous integration and delivery systems

In terms of personality, we are looking for an analytical mind with a practical approach, flexible to travel (up to 25%), hard-working attitude and a great communicator!


If you are interested in this Head Architect position, apply now, using the application form! If you need to discuss the position in detail, you ask for Maria Kassotaki at 216 600 1346!

Please note that for transparency and equity reasons, only those applications made online via our site will be assessed. After the screening of all the CVs received, we will only contact the candidates who meet the requirements of the job to arrange an interview. ​All applications are considered strictly confidential.