IT Architect

Advertised Category: 
Software Architecture
Category Description: 
Information Technology\Architecture
Czech Republic
SW Architecture

About the Client

Our client is entertainment group that was established in 2009 and became the largest Central European betting operator. Originally a Czech firm, it has grown into a holding company over time, and it now also operates on the Slovak, Polish, Romanian and Croatian markets.

About the Role

For our client we are looking for experienced IT Architect


Ensure fit for purpose architecture of Fortuna platform supporting business needs
Define architectural principles, methodology and boundaries for all delivery units and the whole company
Provide holistic end-to-end platform business enterprise architecture including the integration of 3rd parties
Participate in architectural design of individual projects
Be accountable for design creation for 3rd party integrations
Approve design/architecture of all delivery units, both SW and IT
Approve any major change with architectural impact within the whole organization (i.e. including marketing, finance, countries, …)
Ensure scalability and extendibility of platform to support business growth
Ensure compatibility with IT architecture
Be a decision-maker about selected 3rd parties from a technical perspective
Implement new technology trends, best practices and industry standards including security


Experience as an IT architecture expert (5 years)
Experience with the Enterprise architecture discipline incl. knowledge of relevant frameworks (e.g. TOGAF)
English knowledge level C1, Czech fluency is an advantage
Good ability to document solutions, both in written and using appropriate visualization tools/techniques, e.g. Enterprise Architect, UML
Good level of professional knowledge in one or more of following areas: modern web front-end/back-end development, middleware/ESB, databases (incl. NoSQL), protocols/interfaces commonly used in IT integration (e.g. SOAP, XML, JSON, SQL, REST, Web Sockets)
Knowledge of IT architecture and integration patterns and principles (e.g. SOA)
Awareness of modern SW development and operations processes (agile, devops), as well as traditional methods
Experience in the deployment of platforms both in cloud and on-prem is an advantage
Experience in the design and tuning of high user concurrency and high transactional volume platforms is an advantage
Experience with large IT implementations / transformations including methodology set up is an advantage

Nice to Have Skills


How to apply
In case of your interest to apply for this position, please, send us your curriculum vitae in English language on .
Mission statement

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