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Application Architect

Application Architect (6763, L3)

Job Introduction

At Serco not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services.
We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world, we are innovators,committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.

Serco and Proud - Make a difference every day.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Application Architect based in Brussels.

Role Responsibility

Description of tasks
* Analysis of user requirements and modelling of new information systems;
* Prototyping;
* Development or maintenance of applications that reflect the specifications;
* Development of proofs of concepts;
* Development and integration of multiple information systems or modules into corporate solutions;
* Production of technical documentation;
* Assistance with deployment and configuration of the systems;

The Ideal Candidate

Knowledge and skills
* In-depth knowledge of algorithmic and development principles;
* In depth knowledge of applications design;
* Excellent command of coding best practices, software design and architecture patterns;

Soft skills
* Capability of integration in an international/multicultural environment;
* Ability communicate clearly in English or French with stakeholders (business and IT) both verbally and in writing;
* Rapid self-starting capability, self-driven and can-do attitude;
* Experience and willingness in working in team settings;
* Ability to contribute in multilingual meetings;
* Ability to work with a high degree of rigour and method and, more specifically, to follow working standards set by the team and by the EC;
* Delivering high quality and clean work;
* As the applications managed and maintained in DIGIT contain personal and confidential data, a high degree of discretion and integrity is required from all our staff members.

Specific Expertise
* Strong experience with modern full-stack App development (Bootstrap, MongoDB, Node.js)
* Expertise in core Java and Java Foundation Classes cross-platform development;
* Expertise in shell scripting, configuration management systems, and build and 3 deployment tools (Bash, Ant, ...);
* Experience in service-oriented architecture and web services: RESTful API, SOAP, WSDL, JAX-WS, JAX-RS, Oracle Service Bus, YAML;
* Good knowledge of relational database management systems (DB2, Oracle SQL, PL/SQL; Desirable:
* Affinity with cloud computing and IT security;
* Having experience with ECAS (European Commission Authentication Service) would be an advantage;

Desirable:
* Affinity with cloud computing and IT security;
* Having experience with ECAS (European Commission Authentication Service) would be an advantage;

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Important

Any offer of employment is contingent upon you providing documents to verify your identity and employment eligibility, as required by law.

Applicants are reminded that they will be requested to produce such documentation during the recruitment process.

Please contact a member of the recruitment team if you require further details of acceptable types of documentation required for verification of identity and work authorization.

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Package Description

Excellent Salary

Corporate Benefits Package

Relocation Assistance (if applicable)

Further information available from the Serco Europe Recruitment Team

About the Company

Serco is one of the world's largest providers of public services to Governments employing over 50,000 people in over 20 countries In Belgium and Luxembourg we work closely with the European Institutions providing crucial Services with over 220 staff members.

The services we provide are often of critical importance to the communities and nations we serve, Providing public services is one of the most satisfying and rewarding careers you can have, you have an ability to make a real positive difference to people's lives and to your community and country.

As a business which delivers "front-line" public services, employing tens of thousands of people, we are constantly developing and promoting people; our need for skilled professionals is insatiable and few companies can offer as many opportunities for individuals to grow their careers

What connects the ever growing Serco workforce is a passion for delivering great service - To keep ahead we have to constantly evolve and enhance the way we deliver our services and everyone in Serco has a role to play here.

Serco provide the right environment to encourage ideas and a comprehensive Best Practice support network that enables them to put their ideas into action.

If you share our values then join with over 50,000 colleagues globally who are equally as passionate about delivering great service as you

A career with Serco offers the chance to work with both inspirational people and innovative contracts, in a dynamic and exciting environment.

We have a mandate to execute brilliantly and our people lead and inspire based on our core values, Trust, Care, Pride and Innovation.

Take pride in what you do.

Serco European Agencies
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Salary Excellent Salary + Corporate Benefits
Frequency Monthly
Job Reference B019/DIGIT/5533
Contract Type Permanent
Closing Date 16 September, 2019
Job Category IT Professionals
Location Brussels, Belgium
Date posted 16 September, 2019
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Application Architect

Serco, Brussels
Contract Type: 
Permanent contract
Categories: 
Software Engineer, Engineer
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