Serco is a specialist at delivering vital services on behalf of European, National and Local Governments.
Serco Europe employ’s a large workforce in Belgium, Luxembourg, France, Switzerland, Germany, Holland, Spain, Italy and the UK.
Our European operations have ca. 2,000 employees delivering critical services to public institutions throughout Europe.
For the EU Commission in Brussels we are looking for an Application Architect with at least 9 years of relevant work experience.
The tasks to be performed are the following :
Improve the development workflow and tooling
Analyse the current architecture and advise for improvement
Assist and coach colleagues with back-end technologies
Analyse and implement new horizontal functionalities
Write exhaustive tests for the developed products and documentation
Help with implementation of IS specific functionality when needed
The Ideal Candidate
In order to execute the above mentioned tasks, the following expertise is required :
Excellent knowledge of Java / JEE frameworks and build tools (notably Spring and Maven)
Excellent knowledge of modular architectures (dependency injection, extensibility through plugins, etc.)
Excellent knowledge of TDD (Tests Driven Development)
Excellent knowledge of REST / SOAP APIs
Good knowledge of Agile methodologies
Good knowledge of Oracle Database, SQL and PL / SQL
Good writing skills. Knowledge of Business Process Modelling is an asset.
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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Full details on application - Relocation assistance provided, if applicable.
Please note that this position is also open to freelancers (independent contractors).