Solution Architect

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Solution Architect

We help globally recognised brands deliver groundbreaking digital experiences to their customers. Merapar is a startup but our founding members come from leading media and TV companies and we are growing fast. TV is our first love, but we are rapidly expanding into new areas including IoT (Internet of Things), Data Management and Analytics.

As a Solution Architect you will work with our clients and development teams to deliver innovative software in an Agile environment. You will help shape the projects of our clients and the fabric of our company during this exciting and dynamic phase in our journey. We offer flexibility and freedom in return for passion and commitment.

If this job does not look like a perfect fit but you like our vision and think you have something to offer, check out our other vacancies or get in touch for an informal chat. 

Full-time · Germany

What we offer:

  • A constantly evolving environment and challenging projects over a wide range of clients
  • A company with locations in NL, UK, GER and Poland with a very international DNA
  • A deep commitment to invest in our teams, supporting your development and maximising your career opportunities (e.g. internal knowledge transfers, conferences etc.)
  • A competitive salary (including personal and team bonus), flexible working hours and attractive benefit packages

What you will do:

  • Lead the design and delivery of cutting edge distributed software systems
  • Build relationships with our clients and drive new sales opportunities
  • Coach and motivate others in the team, listen and share knowledge
  • Act as a bridge between our development teams and clients, often technical to non-technical
  • Design complex integrations and write technical documentation
  • Learn new technologies, design patterns and processes, introducing them where appropriate

You should have:

  • Substantial experience as a Solution Architect and/or Developer
  • Hands-on cloud experience and certifications
  • The ability to identify and solve problems and work with minimal guidance and direction
  • An open-mind and a natural curiosity for new technologies and continuous learning
  • Familiarity with Continuous Delivery and Agile methodologies
  • Excellent knowledge of German and English with first-rate verbal and written communication skills
  • Ideally published blog posts and/or contributed to open source projects
  • Experience in the Telco & Media industry is desirable but not essential

Location:

  • This is a full time position based in Germany. You should be able to work from home in Germany but be prepared to travel to the client’s premises if required
  • Occasional travel to our other offices within Europe is also likely to be needed

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Do you want to join our team as our new Solution Architect? Then we'd love to hear from you!