ABAKUS IT-SOLUTIONS - Your IT Comfort Expert!
./Application Architect

Brussels - Belgium

Full time

Application Architect

You have a proven experience with Service Oriented Architecture and mastering of UML? You feel comfortable with Sparx architect tools and stream-processing software as Kafka? This job is for you



We are looking for a Senior Application Architect who will take leading role in the design and development of large applications for in the domain of border management and control.

Main Functions:

  • Designing and coordinating architecture implementation;
  • Defining, assessing and coordinating architecture projects and designing architecture building blocks; 
  • Coordinating the technical implementation and as such lead a team of architects;
  • Delivering high-level and low-level designs;
  • Aligning and integrate multiple architectures, layers and perspectives; 
  • Advising on architecture frameworks and methods;
  • Defining and measuring architecture indicators (maturity, implementation, etc.); 
  • Ensuring Interoperability;
  • Identifying potential reuse;
  • Performing cost-benefit analyses;
  • Designing and assessing Identity and Access Management and Master Data Management solutions; 
  • Performing Business Analysis and contributing to the Functional, Technical, Security and Testing Specifications;
  • Ensuring that the architecture is maintained and adapted to changes and developments; 
  • Verifying that changes to the system are feasible within the architectural framework; 
  • Performing studies and proposing design solutions in relation to changes and new requirements. This includes also managing system integration and any modelling needed. 



Technical skills

  • Minimum 10 years of professional experience in ICT;
  • Proven experience in the design and implementation of large distributed systems with emphasis on highly availability, high performance, high level of security and zero data loss
  • Mastering of Java (a background in development is a must);
  • Proven experience with stream-processing software platforms is a must (e.g. KAFKA)
  • Mastering Sparx Enterprise Architect tool;
  • Experience with Service Oriented Architecture;
  • Mastering of UML;
  • TOGAF Certified;
  • ArchiMate Certified;

Soft skills

  • Understanding of development + infrastructure (hardware, virtualization, cloud, openshift, redhat, etc.);
  • Must be details oriented, analytical, and demonstrate ability to work in multinational environments;
  • Must be self-directed with proven ability to make mature decisions supported by thorough data analysis;
  • Good communication skills in English;
  • Very good writing skills in English;
  • Working experience with EU client or other public institutions is an added value;
  • Awareness of biometrics systems and text search engines is an added value;
  • EU nationality is mandatory for this position.

Our offer

  • A permanent contract within our international structure
  • A new challenge that will bring you its share of discovery, pleasure and experience
  • Personalized coaching to allow the development of your technical and personal skills
  • A dynamic team to support you, share new knowledge and fun moments
  • A remuneration that suits you, optimized and in line with your experience
  • The possibility of integrating a human society where everyone can participate concretely in the common project


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ABAKUS IT-SOLUTIONS - Your IT Comfort Expert!