Senior Technical Architect

Standort: Belgium Gehalt: €500 - €550 per day
Bereich: Consultancy Bereich: Freiberufler
Reference #: CR/075901_1607080683

Senior Technical Architect / Belgium / 6 months / ASAP

As Technical Architect within the Business Activity Monitoring (BAM) team, you are a member of the ITS department of my client.

The aim of the BAM platform is to provide a solution to monitor our clients internal E2E processes by providing a simplified view on the business process, provide aggregated dashboards, implement business KPIs to detect problems on our processes.


English is sufficient. NL or Fr is a nice to have.

Content of the function:

You will be responsible of the IT architecture of the BAM platform.
It includes the participation in the intake process for new projects by defining the solution design of new components or adaptations of existing components to deliver the needed functionalities. It includes the improvement of current architecture to bring solution more resilient;

We look for a technical person, with relevant hands-on experience (ideally a background in operations/development). Must have a good vision on IT architecture (at low level of design). She/He must be able to see where to improve the current architecture, at the lowest level, how to analyse, solve issues, ... must be able to say which technologies/protocols to use, therefore a good understanding of the mentioned technologies is a strong asset (webmethod, terracotta, elastic, ... + middleware, object oriented databases, development java, springboot, UI, ...) Functional analysis is less important. Experience in business analyst is not a must. Not an enterprise architect or solution architect. He must be able to put in place what a solution architect will design at a higher level for instance. Coaching skills: we mean here being able to elevate the knowledge, understanding of development team on certain aspect of the architecture. It's not an offshore development team. working from home due to covid is possible, but when possible again will work onsite. Long term assignment.

Expected technical knowledge:

Min 5 years experience in IT technical architecture
Past experience in operations and/or development team is a very strong asset.
Mastering modern Java development and new UI development
Mastering IT architecture and middleware
Mastering Databases and Storage Systems (Oracle, Couchbase, Elastic Search)
Knowledge of following technologies is important (AngularJS or React, Web design, Elasticsearch & Kibana, Couchbase, no sql database, GraphQL, relational database, XML, XSD, WSDL, JSON, SWAGGER, Unix, WebMethods Integration Server/Universal messaging/Terracotta, testing applications).
Deep knowledge on Unix
Deep knowledge of µServices and APIs development
Good understanding of networking, fire walls, load balancer
Good understanding of security and certificate management
Good understanding of Data Warehouse and Analytics principles
Good understanding of CI/CD chain
Good understanding of operations of an application


English is a must (good level speaking and writing)
Dutch/ French
My client is actively looking for an automation test developer to join the Quality Assurance (Testing) team to working on TV mobile applications and support the automation test in a fast-moving mobile apps project.

- English-speaking environment.
- Knowledge of Dutch is a plus, but not required.


- Work together within a team of testers and mobile app developers in a collaborative and communicative manner
- Interact with the product owner(s) to understand their product vision, priorities and requirements and help them develop the roadmap for the product


- Have experience on building cross-platform automation tests for mobile
- Have extensive knowledge on using the Appium framework (Java, Javascript, Ruby,…)
- Have experience with distributed version control systems (GIT)
- Have proven experience in developing and maintaining automation tests
- Have a master's degree in computer science or equivalent through experience

In addition, it would be an advantage if you also have:

- Experience with Browserstack
- Experience working with Agile / iterative development practices
- Extensive interest in mobile apps and gadgets
- Testing experience on mobile (streaming) apps