Solution Architect in Developer Experience Tribe

The Developer Experience tribe offers an exciting opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the productivity and satisfaction of developers here at Danske Bank.

We are looking for a skilled solution architect enthusiastic about supporting large-scale legacy application modernisation, designing new solutions from the beginning, sparring with project/workstream leads, and initiatives across the Developer Experience Tribe IT landscape. Your aspirations and ability to reach your goals should be high. It is a prerequisite to be a solid team member with the ability to propel the project, assignment, or discussion to the next level.

As a member of this motivated team, you will collaborate with diverse individuals who are excited about creating innovative experiences for developers. You will have the chance to shape the tools, resources, and processes that empower developers to thrive, innovate, and deliver high-quality software solutions.

Joining us means being part of a creative and forward-thinking team where you can contribute your expertise, learn from others, and play a crucial role in shaping the future of software development within the organization.

Daily, you will work across agile teams and liaise with the Tribe Architect in propelling tribe-wide modernisation initiatives of complex legacy mainframe systems towards innovative cloud-native solutions. Also, you will contribute to defining, maintaining, and communicating the target architectures for our critical solutions.

"We’re open to people from all different walks of life and cultures to join our team."

You will:

  • Promote technical modernization initiatives in collaboration with the Tribe Architect
  • Evaluate the impact of design decisions on solution level
  • Ensure architecture compliance with enterprise architecture standards and guidelines
  • Ensure architecture/solutions adherence with Danske Bank enterprise architecture standards, security policies, SDLC, and compliance requirement from audit and regulators
  • Support solution design by actively engaging, providing feedback on designs, and facilitating knowledge sharing between tribes
  • Act as a sparring partner for engineers and lend a hand in development when feasible
  • Ingest, advocate and refine best practices for software and platform engineering
  • Take an active share of the ABR and QBR events and support Product Owners in these events
  • Ensure that audit remarks, regulatory tasks, etc., are delivered from the squad within the Developer Experience tribe in a timely manner

About you:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) in Computer science or a related field
  • 3+ years of proven previous experience working as a Solution Architect
  • Experience in defining, documenting and communicating architecture/solutions
  • Knowledge and experience with Architectural Design and Modelling
  • Good understanding of Micro-services and Event-driven architectures, Design patterns, Distributed systems, and Domain-Driven Design approach
  • Good technical skills in cloud-native development (preferably AWS) including hands-on experience
  • Solid problem-solving skills, the ability to “think big” and challenge conventional wisdom regarding technology refresh and hype
  • Ability and experience architecting and delivering 24/7 highly critical distributed systems (would be a plus)
  • Experience of working in an Agile framework and legacy mainframe systems (would be a plus)
  • Upper-intermediate English skills

We offer:

Monthly salary range from 4880 EUR to 7320 EUR gross (based on your competencies relevant for the job).

Additionally, each Danske Bank employee receives employee benefits package which includes:
    • Growth opportunities: professional & supportive team, e-learnings, numerous development programs; (incl. professional certificates); 100+ professions for internal mobility opportunities.
    • Health & Well-being: a diverse, inclusive, work & life balance work environment; health insurance from the first day of employment; mental well-being practices; partial psychologist counselling compensation; silence and sleep zones at the office; game rooms.
    • Hybrid working conditions: home office budget (after the probation period); modern Danske Campus workplace developed with anthropologist for the best employee experience.
    • Additional days of leave: for rest, health, volunteering, exams in higher education institutions, and other important activities. Moreover, for seniority with Danske Bank.
    • Monetary compensation package: accidents & critical diseases insurance; financial support in case of unfortunate events, travel insurance; IIIrd Pillar Pension Fund contribution.

Additional days of vacation

Canteen services and free fruits

Third pillar pension fund

Free parking & charging ports - cars, bicycles, e-scooters

See all the benefits HERE.

If you're interested in this role and joining my team, feel free to contact me via LinkedIn, and I will answer your questions!

James Whitney Dunn, Cluster Lead Developer Experience

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If you are interested, please send your CV in English no later than 18.04.2024. Confidentiality guaranteed.

Your title in job contract will be IT Software Architect.