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Solution Architect (gn)


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Job Function

Business IT
Warum SoftwareOne?

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Every day, 9000+ SoftwareOne colleagues – we call ourselves "Swomies" –  partner with clients to deliver inspired technical and licensing solutions to engage their workforce and accelerate cloud maturity. Our internal backbone of enablement functions needs to be strong to keep the company ready for delivering great services to our customers. Our internal IT team is one of these competent and passionate teams that enables all Swomies to stay technically uptodate and keep SoftwareOne`s operational excellence.




Solution Architect (gn)


team: Business IT / internal IT of SoftwareOne | pensum: full time | location: EMEA / remote option



Das Aufgabengebiet

The main responsibility:

  • 80% Architecture (50% Applications, 40% Process Design, 10% Infrastructure)
  • 20% Value Management /Product Ownership

The key responsibility:

  • You create suitable software designs, definition of interfaces and description of the dynamic behavior as well as the resource use of the software.
  • You design and implement a loosely connected microservice architecture to synchronize, publish and deliver the data from our core business applications.
  • You drive the development of our software systems in the direction of this vision / strategy.
  • You continuously improve the architecture for a scalable and modular distributed software system, based on the domain driven design approach.
  • You constantly observe and evaluate new software architectures, technologies, methods, tools and strategies to improve efficiency and reusability.
  • You take over necessary Product Owner tasks and advise the Product Manager.


The surroundings:

  • You are part of multiple self-organizing End2End delivery teams with an agile delivery approach focused on clear business outcomes.


The stakeholder:

  • You will work closely with Product Manager and the development teams.

The People Lead:

Peter Lorenz is located in the near of Leipzig and will be the disciplinary leader for this role. Peter started his career as Systems Architect of Comparex (later merged to SoftwareOne) in 1997. Because of his constant work in the competence field of architecture within SoftwareOne you can expect a great competence that`ll let you grow in this field as well. You`re eager to get to know Peter a bit more before meeting him in person? Feel free to check his LinkedIn profile:



The team:

More than 400 Tech Experts in 11 countries build and operate the systems that run SoftwareOne. This team is called "BUSINESS IT" (BIT). They deliver 24/7 support through different time zones and work in a hybrid Multi-Cloud environment (AWS, Azure). Our global BIT team is leading the SoftwareOne's internal transformation by rethinking traditional IT and business operations, while driving innovation and productivity for its thousand's employees worldwide. #driventodeliver #thousandsstrong #allinone

Kenntnisse und Fähigkeiten

your experience & knowledge

  • Experience with common design patterns of event-driven architecture and the principles of domain driven design
  • Expertise in the evaluation and creation of distributed software architectures with current frameworks or libraries in the Microsoft ecosystem
  • Excellent knowledge of UML, object-oriented programming, C #, Web API and best practices in microservice development in a Microsoft technology-oriented environment, including Azure FaaS / PaaS, are important
  • Good understanding of meaningful unit tests, code reviews and CI / CD in order to achieve the required quality level
  • User of "clean code" practices and test-driven development styles
  • Well versed in domain modeling to develop elegant solutions for complex customer requirements


your language skill

  • Very good English skills


your personality

  • Proactive, self-motivated and courageous to develop challenging solutions
  • Willingness and commitment to advise other developers
  • Not hesitating to question the status quo 
  • Demonstrates the ability to work with a high level of autonomy


Das haben wir zu bieten

This is what makes us special as an employer:

  • Global company culture: We defined our lived culture through 7 core values (
  • Come as you are: Wear what you feel comfortable in, not just while working from home!
  • President’s Club: Exclusive recognition awarded by leadership and your peers.
  • Flexible work: Do great work from anywhere, deliver excellence everywhere.
  • Employee Exchange Program: Experience new colleagues and cultures around the world.
  • Incentive programs: SWOmies award bonuses to colleagues who go above and beyond.
  • Lifelong education: We pay for your new skills with tuition reimbursement.
  • Employee stock option programs (SIX: SWON): Be an owner. All employees can be shareholders.
  • Hire to Grow: We optimize our internal structures and feedback culture constantly to be your Employer of Choice, today and in future.



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Any questions? E-meet me!

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Short profile of SoftwareOne Deutschland GmbH

SoftwareOne is redefining how companies build, buy and manage everything in the cloud. By helping clients to migrate and modernise their workloads and applications – and in parallel, to navigate and optimise the resulting software and cloud changes – SoftwareOne unlocks the value of technology.

With the membership in Silicon Saxony Jobboard, we have advanced our growth in all German locations. In doing so, these communities also offer us as a globally operating company the opportunity to place new opportunities for us to make recommendations across the region.

Ms. Susann Herzog

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